Contributing over £800m to the Scottish economy, employing over 27,000 people in 592 companies and institutions (source BIA Scotland), the life sciences and biotechnology community is one of Scotland's cornerstone industries. With all the evidence pointing towards further growth in this sector, with both large blue chip businesses and indigenous SMEs expanding, a critical issue is the availability of well qualified graduates and skilled employees to fill all job opportunities.
Eden Scott is dedicated to recognising and rewarding those that consistently over achieve in the business. With that said, we are delighted to announce the promotion of Oil and Gas Consultant, Craig Galloway, to Senior Consultant.
The role of a Personal Assistant (PA) has changed enormously in the last 10 to 15 years. Eden Scott's Business Support and Legal Division has consultants who have recruited Secretaries, PAs and Executive Assistants for over 15 years - they have seen the role evolve and develop, but without becoming less busy!
While there continues to be many ‘traditional' PAs with a 1:1 role (managing diaries, writing correspondence, taking dictation and dealing with confidential matters for their boss), there are many more whose role has changed dramatically through developments in new technology, working practices and working environments.
Eden Scott is delighted to announce the redesign and development of its website, in conjunction with full service digital agency Weather Digital.
The recruitment industry has completely evolved over the past 20 years.
With an aging Baby Boomer generation moving into retirement age; Generation Y are stepping up to bridge the skills gap.
Generation Y, defined as being born in the early 1980s through to the early 2000s, span a variety of age groups and present a unique challenge to recruiters.
As with most people that enter the recruitment industry, however my story is quite literal!
I recently had the pleasure of attending the “Creating Scotland’s Sustainable Future” seminar, hosted by Robert Carr, Chairman at Anderson Strathern and organised by Robert and Catherine Hokin of EcoConnect.
Focusing on Green Industry and City Infrastructure, the evening highlighted how industry, academia and government must all work together to address demographic, economic and environmental challenges.
The ever developing world of social media means that the use of online branding has started to grow, providing future contacts, employers and employees with on the go access to yourself and who you are. The routes to take and options available to those thinking of starting their online brand are vast and getting started can be a slow, tiresome process.
We have compiled 5 clear steps to help kickstart your own personal online brand, helping you avoid the pitfalls of so many before you, getting your brand out there.
Last night was the exclusive Scottish Engineering Dinner Awards at the Marriot Hotel in Glasgow. Hosting a table, Eden Scott had the pleasure of spending the evening with some of the biggest names in the Manufacturing and Technology industry.