As the UK government announces that employees should work from home wherever possible, a raft of organisations are urging their teams to stay away from the office. While for many businesses in the research & insights sector, remote or flexible working practices may already be established, there are still many who don’t yet have the infrastructure, or – let’s be honest – the appetite to implement home working on a large scale.
Posted 17/03/2020 by Rebecca Meaton
Why recruit through Spalding Goobey Associates? Just ask our clients...
Posted 19/06/2019 by Rebecca Meaton
Last week a new candidate, let’s call her Amy, made contact with our office for the first time seeking advice on her job situation. Amy had recently started a new role with a research agency in London but after being there for four weeks was wondering if she’d made the right move. On paper, everything sounded as though it should’ve been hunky dory – how could Amy be so unhappy in her new role?
Posted 07/05/2019 by Rebecca Meaton
Linked In has been around long enough for all of us to agree it has its uses for job seekers. And with over 25 million members in the UK alone, there is a huge pool of talent ripe for the picking. So then why, as an employer, would you bother using a recruitment agency?
Posted 05/04/2019 by Rebecca Meaton
Unconscious bias has an adverse effect on workplace chemistry and can result in hiring the wrong person, so how can it be overcome?
Posted 30/01/2019 by Rebecca Meaton
One single mistake is enough to put a potential employer off, so it’s important for your CV to be flawless. Here are our top tips on avoiding the most common CV mistakes.
Posted 19/11/2018 by Rebecca Meaton
The rise of social media over the years is obvious to us all. Whether it’s a quick snap to show where you are or what you are doing, promoting the latest trend or simply keeping up to date with the next Dele Ali challenge, the vital thing here is instant accessibility, being in the moment and capturing real time data. So it’s not surprising that the research and insights space has fully embraced it.
Posted 17/09/2018 by Rebecca Meaton