Some positive news amongst all this doom and gloom…Construction firms looking to recruit

Even though unemployment in the UK has gone back above 2.5 million, optimism in the construction sector is gathering pace as three quarters of firms reveal they will increase employee numbers during the closing months of 2011. In a survey of construction firms by Bromak, the built environment recruitment specialist, 75% declared their plans to recruit for the remainder of the year. This statement of intent from construction firms comes at a time when the latest CIPS/Markit Purchasing... Read More

Are you missing out on the mobile movement?

Google has recently performed research into the ’mobile movement’ in the UK and there is evidence proving that smartphone use is continuing to soar. Here are the latest facts from Google’s research: 44% of us go to bed with our phones within arm’s reach 65% use our smartphones to kill time while travelling to work 91% are on smartphones during downtime in the workplace Smartphones have become the ultimate shopping companion too, transforming us into more savvy consumers.... Read More