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  • Why it's worrying that fewer teens are taking up part-time jobs.

    • 24 Apr 2024

    Less teens and young adults are taking up part time jobs – Why is this and what is the impact?

  • The Gen Zen Ghosting Game

    • 28 Feb 2024

    Why skipping interviews is on the rise and is it a clever or pointless move? Here we explore the behaviour that caught the news this week.

  • Diversity & Inclusion in the hospitality sector

    • 8 Feb 2024

    Diversity and inclusion are not just buzz words – they are very much crucial to a business’s overall strategy. In our latest blog, we dig a little deeper into how D&I is transforming the hospitality sector.

  • Recruiters, buckle up - What's hot in 2024?

    • 23 Jan 2024

    Recruitment is an ever evolving space to be in - so as we hurdle deeper into 2024, what can we expect?

  • New year, new you! Nonsense or just good sense?

    • 4 Jan 2024

    Every January 1st, we embark on a journey to transform ourselves into better, more productive beings.

  • The three C’s of recruitment

    • 13 Sep 2023

    Recruitment can be a tricky business; time consuming and expensive if you get it wrong. We look at the 3 C's of recruitment to simplify the process.

  • Unravelling the Mystery of GCSE Results: Can You Build a Career Without Them?

    • 25 Aug 2023

    Ah, the elusive GCSE results – those little pieces of paper that seem to hold the key to our future success.

  • Why should I work in hospitality?

    • 23 Aug 2023

    When choosing a new career, often we focus on the job title or function. But what about the industry or sector? This is equally as important as each industry offers different challenges and positives.

  • If you are a bad employer, you will hire bad people!

    • 13 Jul 2023

    In this slightly unconventional blog, we explore how if you are a terrible boss, you are more likely to hire terrible people...

  • Waiter’s dilemma: Bar, Pub, Restaurant or Hotel?

    • 11 Jul 2023

    Being a Waiter/ Waitress can be an exciting and rewarding job, but when it comes to choosing where to work, the options can seem endless. You have the passion for customer service and waiting on tables and customers, but do you want a buzzy, noisy place or a more upmarket, serene working environment?

  • How ChatGPT can lend a hand to jobseekers.

    • 25 Apr 2023

    Searching for a new job can be a daunting and time-consuming process. But what if you had a personal assistant to help with your job search? That’s where ChatGPT comes in. This highly advanced language model has an impressive ability to understand and generate human-like responses in natural language, and thus able to assist in a multitude of tasks. So, let’s dive in and see how ChatGPT can help you land your dream job!

  • The top ten things that have changed how we work today.

    • 14 Apr 2023
    • Frances Leacy

    We’ve lived through a period of great change over the last few years, contributed mainly by COVID-19 and the advance of technology. But how has it changed the way we work today?

  • Social Media: The positives and negatives when it comes to your career.

    • 17 Mar 2023

    Social media is an integral part of our lives, but it can be a double-edged sword, especially when it comes to your career.

  • What is success?

    • 27 Feb 2023

    Success is something that we all strive for in life. But really, how can it be defined? And how can you be more successful?

  • Why Mondays are universally hated. How to stop hating Monday.

    • 10 Feb 2023

    Monday has got itself a bad reputation. Even the Guinness World Records tweeted that it is ‘officially giving Monday the record of the worst day of the week’. Learn to love Monday more!

  • Love what you do

    • 8 Feb 2023

    We’ve said it again and we’ll say it again, we chose our company motto of ‘Love what you do’ very carefully back where it all began. And as it’s Valentine’s Day – we feel it’s perfectly apt to talk about ‘love’ today. Our motto is something we firmly believe in and can be applied to all aspects of your life, not just your chosen career.

  • Laughter is on the decline. How to laugh more.

    • 8 Feb 2023

    It’s a little deflating to hear the latest headline that ‘Brits are failing to laugh out loud!’. Recent findings from Sky found the average Brit laughs just three times a week, nearly one in 5, (17%) think it’s been a couple of months since a chortle, and 89% of us say we wished we laughed more often.

  • working at Christmas

    Working over the festivities.

    • 9 Dec 2022
    • Fran

    It's not for everyone, but we have always said we are a hardy bunch in the leisure and hospitality industry. Pros and cons.. Is it for you?

  • hospitality

    It's not just what you're serving anymore ... it's how and where

    • 19 Apr 2022

    Isn’t our high street an exciting place. Eateries have really taken on their own personalities over the last few years. Very rarely do you go into a restaurant, bar or café and sit at a table without being impressed or surprised by your imaginative surroundings.

  • How To Answer The 15 Most Frequently Asked Interview Questions (And Smash That Interview!)

    • 12 Feb 2020

    Interviews can be daunting, and leave the most confident person with clammy hands and a racing heart.