HOW TO ASK FOR A LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

BLOG HOW TO ASK FOR A LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION When looking for a new career or applying for a new job position, one thing that is sometimes requested is a letter of recommendation. Alternatively, you may be looking to improve your online presence with Linkedin recommendations to get you noticed. If [...]

TAKING WORK ONLINE – STARTING A REMOTE JOB

BLOG STARTING A REMOTE JOB Due to numerous recent lockdowns and the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies are now taking their work online. Many pandemic recruitment processes now include Skype job interviews online and zoom meetings in the place of in-person meet-the-teams. If you are just starting a remote job or thinking [...]

COMMON SMALL BUSINESS HR PROBLEMS SOLVED

BLOG COMMON SMALL BUSINESS HR PROBLEMS SOLVED If you are a small business without an in-house HR team, perhaps you have recently experienced a growth in business and expanded your team or have simply decided that an in-house team is not for you, you may discover a whole new world of [...]

MAKE YOUR MARK! WHAT ARE SOFT SKILLS?

BLOG WHAT ARE SOFT SKILLS? Whilst you may have heard the term soft skills before, perhaps in relation to hard skills, it may not always be clear what they are or what should even be included in a so-called soft skills list. Learning and developing soft skills is a fantastic way [...]

HITTING HEADLINES FOR PREMIER RECRUITMENT SERVICES

BLOG SHAWTHORPE HIT THE HEADLINES FOR PREMIER RECRUITMENT SERVICES Shawthorpe Recruitment is pleased to announce a feature in one of the area’s most trusted business publications. Having been noted for our commitment to excellence in recruiting and combined years of experience in finding the very best candidates for businesses in the [...]

CRAFTING A PROFESSIONAL ONLINE PRESENCE

BLOG CRAFTING A PROFESSIONAL ONLINE PRESENCE In the digital age, one thing is almost guaranteed when you are applying for a new job. Your potential employer will google you and check how you appear on social media. There are a few things you can do to ensure you pass this stage [...]