• What Exactly Is An Assessment Day?

    12/01/2016 11:59:49

    As part of the selection process, it’s becoming more and more common for companies to ask candidates to attend an assessment centre. The prospect of an assessment day can leave you in a bit of a spin; as you will be meeting lots of new people, taking part in some challenging tasks, while also trying to showcase your best attributes to a potential employer.

  • 10 New Years Resolutions That Will Boost Your Career

    05/01/2016 12:47:48

    Eat less, exercise more, kick bad habits; although a lot of resolutions focus on improving our health and wellbeing, a new year can be the ideal time to fine-tune our career. The start of another year is the perfect motivator for making a fresh start and having a more proactive attitude to achieving your objectives in the workplace.

  • Tweet Your Way To A New Job

    22/12/2015 14:54:43

    More and more companies are turning to Twitter to source new candidates for roles and it has lots to offer candidates too. For instance, Twitter can be an effective tool for your job search for a number of reasons; it can guide you to new jobs leads, connect you with industry professionals and help to conduct vital pre-interview research about a company.

  • 5 Reasons Why You Should Continue Your Job Search Over The Festive Period

    18/12/2015 11:31:22

    It’s the week between Christmas and New Year and you’re probably still feeling rather full from too much turkey. It is more than likely to be the busiest time on your social calendar as well, so anything career related is usually the last thing on your list. You may also believe the common misconception that many companies halt business during this period and don’t make any new hires.

  • 5 Ways To Spruce Up Your CV For 2016

    17/12/2015 14:13:02

    Each year, lots of us make New Year’s resolutions in order to make some positive changes for the year ahead. A new job is quite often at the top of people's list, but before you are able to land a new role you will more than likely need to submit a CV. Many CVs have not been touched for months or even years and are quite often in need of a little TLC.

  • Baxter Personnel’s Middlesbrough Branch is growing for success in 2016…

    15/12/2015 15:57:48

    Following unprecedented success over the last year and moving forward into 2016, Baxter Personnel branched out in September 2015, with a brand new office in Middlesbrough. The company already have an abundant client base in the region and continue to expand this into the New Year to help in developing a fully functioning branch.

  • 5 Pieces Of Etiquette For Your Work Christmas Party

    15/12/2015 11:09:32

    Christmas is just around the corner which means that the festive party season is now in full swing! It’s the time of year where you will get together with your colleagues; to eat, drink and be merry. However, we have all heard a horror story of a colleague who got a little too merry at their company’s event. Sometimes what happens at the Christmas party doesn’t always stay at the Christmas party and any negative behaviour can follow you back into the office.

  • Christmas Opening Hours

    14/12/2015 16:24:32

    Christmas is just around the corner which means a change to our usual opening hours. Please see below the festive opening hours for all of our branches...

  • How To Survive A Networking Event

    08/12/2015 14:06:47

    Local networking events are a great opportunity to connect with potential employers before you even apply for a role. If you manage to get networking right, it can even help you climb up the career ladder. However networking can be a daunting prospect for even the most outgoing of characters. Quite often you will find yourself arriving alone where you will be faced with a room full of strangers, who are all eager to make a great first impression.

  • Ground breaking year for Baxter Personnel… and it gets better yet!

    04/12/2015 15:12:14

    Baxter Personnel successfully secure yet another large-scale recruitment project, filling hundreds of jobs with retail giant, Aldi in Cardiff.