12th June 2019

Ask the experts – The pro’s and con’s of recruitment portals

Thinking of investing in a recruitment portal to streamline your hiring process? Used correctly – and with enough research behind it – a recruitment portal can soon become a crucial part of your strategy when it comes to bringing in staff. They can remove a lot of the admin that…

12th June 2019

The Rochdale Business Awards 2019 officially launch!

Rochdale’s Coffee at the Craven was the setting as the professionals behind Rochdale’s annual showpiece ceremony gathered to mark the launch of the 2019 Rochdale Business Awards On the agenda was everything from what this year’s bash would entail to other activities surrounding the celebration of Rochdale’s finest in business,…

30th May 2019

Rochdale gears up ahead of annual business awards with launch

On Thursday 6th June, the business community of Rochdale gathers once more for the launch of the Rochdale Business Awards 2019. The annual prize-giving evening, in its ninth year, returns to Rochdale Town Hall this year on Friday 8th November. Recruitment Solutions’ Recruitment Manager, Louise O’Brien, and Recruitment Resourcer, Andrew…

20th March 2019

What the minimum wage increase to in April ’19 and who does it affect?

From the 1st April 2019, the national minimum wage is increasing for almost all workers. The 2018/19 increase will mean an additional 5% increase in wages and is thought to affect almost 2.4 million workers. Below are the increases and new rates, as well as which members of the workforce…

16th November 2018

Icon Sports UK scoop Business of the Year at the Rochdale Business Awards

On Friday 9th November, the crowds gathered at Rochdale Town Hall to toast the winners and achievers at the 2018 Rochdale Business Awards. The Recruitment Solutions contingent were out in full-force, as Icon Sports UK Ltd scooped our sponsored category of Business of the Year with a turnover up to…