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Take the LWR Online Christmas Quiz and be in with the chance of Winning a Prize!

The Lucy Walker Recruitment Christmas Quiz Our  online Quiz is now Live ! What Does It Involve? It’s straightforward to enter. There are 12 questions. All you have to do is click this link . Final deadline for entries is Midday on Wednesday 13th of December 2017. What Can I Win? Correct entries will [...]

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25 Years on, The Most Important Day is Still Tomorrow!

On 1st December, it was 25 years since Lucy Walker  opened for business as Lucy Walker Recruitment on Wellington Street, Leeds. With 3 Years experience under her belt since starting as a School Leaver at Wagstaff and Ellis in Leeds, she took the opportunity, following redundancy, to go it alone in 1 [...]

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Sunday Night Jitters, Public Transport and my First week in Recruitment !

It’s Sunday night and I’ve got the jitters. Usually this particular time of the week is reserved for the feeling of dread and reluctance to go back to work. This week however, I’m nervous but very excited to start my new job at Lucy Walker Recruitment! The week before, I had travelled to the Leeds H [...]

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The Lion King, a Cancelled Train and the Trials and Tribulations of a Mummy Recruiter!

As a working mummy I’m so lucky to be able to juggle both work and home life; the benefits of this are treating my boys or as I sometimes refer to it as ‘working mum guilt’! Anyway, we took our two monkeys on a surprise trip to London to see the Lion King which was supposed to be a fun family day ou [...]

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National Minimum Wage to Increase

Following yesterday's budget the LPC's recommendations on hourly rates were ratified. What does this mean ? Wef 1st April 2018 National Living Wage will increase as follows:- Workers aged 25 and over -from £7.50 to £7.83 per hour Workers aged 21 to 24 -from £7.05 to £7.38 per hour Workers aged 18 to [...]

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Christmas/ New Year Temporary Workers Timesheet Deadlines

Christmas Timesheet Deadline for Lucy Walker Recruitment Temporary Workers:-   Hours worked between Monday 11th – Sunday 17th December Timesheets must be received by 10:00am on Monday 18th December, for payment on  Friday 22nd December. Hours worked between Monday 18th – Sunday 24th December  D [...]

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“A Rae of Light ” Blog 1 – Is My Boyfriend Crazy?

For a reason I don’t know why, as it was a Saturday afternoon and I had switched off from work for the weekend, I asked my boyfriend what % fee he would pay for me to place a candidate with his business. Now this conversation was purely hypothetical – he doesn’t have a business, he’s in the army, th [...]

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A Rae of Light —–THE BLOG! Coming soon to the LWR Website!

We are delighted to announce the regular blog series from our very own Associate Director, Steph Rae, launching in the near future. Steph will reflect on her every day life and her musings and observations on the Recruiting world within which we live and operate. "I have had a sneak preview of the f [...]

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What Makes A Great Business Development Manager?

What Makes A Great Business Development Manager? Continues our series of the traits and attributes of high performers in the commercial world.   Last time we shared what makes a great sales manager. Today we want to jump across the fence and talk about business development stars.    Business De [...]

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How Recruitment has changed over the last 25 years…

With 25 years in the industry, Lucy Walker Recruitment have seen a variety of changes. The recruitment process itself hasn’t really changed; the process of applying for a job, attending an interview, followed by an offer or rejection, still remains the core process… But, technology advancements have [...]

2017-10-20T15:09:31+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Career, Clients, Employers, News, Recruitment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on How Recruitment has changed over the last 25 years…