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7 Key Strategies to Building a Successful Employer Brand

In a difficult market with low unemployment rates, candidate and skills shortages and fierce competition, it's fair to say any competitive advantage you can give your organisation in the hunt for and retention of talent is key to your continuing success. The statistics on company reputation speak fo [...]

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7 Key Steps to Creating a Happy Work Environment

As, on average, we spend in the UK in excess of 40 hours, paid and unpaid hours at work each week,  it's fundamental to ensure our work environment is a happy one. Let's face it, as an employee, if you're not happy, it's going to have a significant impact on your everyday life and well being and as [...]

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Mr Wormwood, Reputation and Recruitment

"A Rae of Light" -Blog 2 When I  had to climb in through the passenger door because I could no longer open the driver's door and the heating stopped working, I reached the sad conclusion that it was time for a new car. I loved my Fiat 500 but as things  started going drastically wrong and I was feel [...]

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6 Key Steps to finding your Perfect Employee ….The Hunt for the Purple Squirrel

   OK.... So, you are probably thinking why are we talking about Purple Squirrels in connection with finding Perfect Employees? Well, to explain, a purple squirrel is also a term used in HR and recruiting circles to describe those rare flawless candidates who would be considered absolutely perf [...]

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The Need for Employers to be Flexible with Your Working !

A Parent's View:- As I sit here with my laptop on one knee and a poorly toddler asleep on the other, it brings me to reflect on how fortunate I am in my role and with my company to be so understanding and appreciate flexible working within the workplace. Many parents 'struggle with the juggle' of wo [...]

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#Findanewjobthursday… An Infographic Series

#Findanewjobthursday... An Infographic Series  Hi, it's Daisy here ! I'm a resourcer at Lucy Walker Recruitment. What's a resourcer you ask? Well, a resourcer here at Lucy Walker Recruitment is someone who is involved in the first stages of attraction, screening and finding of people we identify thr [...]

2018-01-11T16:39:50+00:00 By |Categories: Candidates, Career, Recruitment|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on #Findanewjobthursday… An Infographic Series

LWR announce Leeds Temp of the Year 2017 Winner and Runners Up!

Lucy Walker Recruitment are delighted to announce the winner and runners up in the 2017 Leeds Temp of The Year. After sifting through a host of Client feedback and nomination forms completed over the course of the year, our Judging panel were delighted to recommend Charlie Cumming as the Winner and [...]

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How to Write a Stand-Out HR CV

We have an excellent guest post this week from our friends over at CV-Library  , the award-winning Job Board, on the much researched topic of how to write a CV and more importantly how to write a CV fit for the HR space. Like us the team at CV-Library are extremely well placed to advise on what real [...]

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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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