Get Job Fit for 2018 – 3 Simple Steps!

Step 1: Don’t open your CV yet. First, complete the following four steps: Set yourself a target – how many jobs will you have applied for? And by when? Write it down somewhere where you will be reminded of the target regularly and put it in your diary. (allow 2 minutes) Detail what is wrong […]

January 2, 2018

National Apprentice Week- If you’re serious about growing your business, then you can’t ignore the talent of tomorrow!

With the current skills shortage impacting on all areas of manufacturing and engineering, the need for businesses to develop their own superstars of the future has never been stronger. Whilst some businesses will begrudgingly oblige the apprenticeship levy, the smarter business is already engaged with a robust and supportive apprenticeship programme. Recent successes supported by […]

March 9, 2017

Science and Engineering Graduates sought for world-class R&D facility

The Manufacturing Technology Centre is one of the Midlands success stories – created to provide manufacturing system solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. The MTC provides an unparalleled environment for the development and demonstration of new technologies on an industrial scale. Now in its sixth year of continued […]

February 16, 2017

Demand for Staff Reaches 17 Month High

The Labour Market report highlights several trends that hiring businesses and their recruitment partners must adapt and demonstrate agility around.  Anyone who follows my LinkedIn will know that I have been an avid campaigner in highlighting the skills shortage in the UK and its impact on the engineering and manufacturing sector in which Consilium Recruit […]

February 13, 2017

“Don’t Forget Your Physical Self When Building Your Social Self”

The age of the digital recruitment generation is wholly upon us and as the move from active to passive candidate search becomes more prevalent, all of us within the recruitment community are (or at least should be) striving to build our social media presence and personality. We are constantly driven to improve our online network, […]

September 30, 2016

Breaking in to recruitment as a Graduate.

Final year studies bring on a multitude of stresses: assignments, exams, degree classification and the dreaded job market! Having a fancy degree qualification doesn’t guarantee you a job anymore, so you have to start making yourself desirable as soon as possible. My journey as a graduate within the business world started with social media. Facebook […]

August 4, 2016

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