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Meet our new Recruiter Ben Stephens

Ben is a mathematician and a detail person – not perhaps the standard raw material for a recruiter - but the exceptional mix of an analytical, inquisitive nature, combined with articulate communication skills, give him a solid platform to become a fine recruiter. Ben is...

Job Interview Tips

THE BASICS Appearance is hugely important – initial impressions do count Always dress smartly – business dress always goes down well Check out the location – where are you going to park? Allow plenty of time to get there – don’t be late Google the company – why bother going...

BE SOCIAL NETWORK SMART

CHECK YOURSELF BEFORE YOU WRECK YOURSELF Although social media is fast becoming a great way to find a new job, it can damage your chances too. In such a competitive market if a potential employer likes what they see of your CV on paper they are...

HOW TO MAKE THE PERFECT CV

It is a fact that a CV gets no more than 30–60 seconds attention so it must have an immediate impact and grab the interest of the reader. Make sure you highlight the most relevant information according to the role you have applied for. This...

Utility Week Live

Along with many in the industry, I went along to Utility Week Live in Birmingham yesterday, to catch up with customers and candidates. I also made time to attend some of the seminars held in the theatres on the show floor and a real highlight...

Ascot 2017

Friday was a great day at Utility People.  2016 was such a successful year that we chose to celebrate in style with a private box at Ascot.  The team finished early Friday put on their glad rags and trotted off to the races.  It was...