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Personal Branding With Hannah Power

28 Sep 2021

Personal Branding is becoming an increasingly important part of getting a new job. So we chatted with Hannah Power, a personal branding expert who runs her own consultancy, advising people on making the most of every opportunity.

Soft Skills Training For That Competitive Edge

16 Sep 2021

It can be easy to rely on the technical skills of a candidate or employee as justification for their inclusion in your team but softer skills, communication, leadership, collaboration are becoming increasingly important for today's workforce.

Soft skills training

Five Steps to Landing a Wind Turbine Technician Role

30 Jun 2021

It's an exciting time for the wind power industry in Scotland - there's no better time to break into renewables sector and become a wind turbine technician

Wind Turbine Technician

Tech To Support Diversity and Inclusion

24 Jun 2021

Our recent research has highlighted that only 42% of respondents felt that technology would improve their companies' approach to diversity and inclusion. A further 45% were on the fence and thought there was a possibility it could have an impact, but they were not sure.

Setting out a career development plan

29 Apr 2021

What is your career ambition? Whatever your career goal is, you need a plan to get there. The people in those current roles will almost certainly have set out a plan many years before and will have been laser-focused on sticking to the milestones they set themselves.

Career Development

Agility key for workforce of the future

31 Mar 2021

Would it surprise you to know between 2016 and 2019, nearly three-quarters of jobs had more than 40% of the skills required change?

Dishonesty In Recruitment: What To Do When An Applicant Lies

22 Mar 2021

Our guest blogger Claire Nisbet is a Senior Solicitor in the Employment and Pensions team at Maclay Murray & Spens LLP. Here Claire discusses what to do when an applicant lies during the recruitment process.

Working From Home - The Benefits

24 Feb 2021

WFH. Those three letters have become synonymous with job adverts and working life across the UK over the last year. It is a benefit that the majority of job seekers are now looking for but is it what everyone wants? Or do we miss our colleague a little too much?

Working from home

HR Analytics - Is Data Driving Your Decisions

26 Oct 2020

HR Analytics has become an essential business function for some businesses, whereas, for others, it is still very much a functional tool that provides necessary data on absence or timekeeping. Where is your business?

JETS Scheme Must Focus On Soft Skills

05 Oct 2020

The Job Entry Targeted Support (JETS) scheme aims to boost the job prospects of over 250,000 people through support from 13,500 work coaches. Recent research carried out by Eden Scott, one of Scotland's leading recruitment agencies, highlighted the value HR professionals put on the softer skills when recruiting.

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