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4th November 2019

Recruitment Solutions (NW) named This is Rochdale ambassadors

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve joined the growing list of businesses who have been named as ambassadors of the Rochdale region, under the This is Rochdale banner. The This is Rochdale Ambassador programme comprises of business leaders and owners from across the borough who promote Rochdale and the wider…

10th October 2019

Recruitment Solutions help prepare students for the world of work

On Wednesday 23rd October our Recruitment Resourcer, Andrew Schofield, is heading down to St Anne’s Church of England Academy to take part in a Speed Networking event, design to prepare students with the life skills they need ahead of entering the world of work. Recruitment Solutions will be one of…

25th September 2019

3 ways temporary workers can ease an uncertain Brexit burden

With the 31st October a little over a month away and things as uncertain as they were back in 2016, employers are looking on with a mixture of intrigue and trepidation as the Brexit merry-go-round approaches ‘B-Day’. The media outlets are naturally full of speculation around the potential warnings and…

20th August 2019

Celebrating 15 years in business

This year we are proud to celebrate 15 years of working through Rochdale and the North West. Since starting in 2004 from 2 people sat around a kitchen table, we have grown to a team of 12 and placed more than 3,000 people in finance, accounts and office support jobs…

24th July 2019

The growing trend of flexible working

Perks that a workplace offers its employees are fast-becoming almost on par with the pay-packet. The standard offering of salary plus pension and training is not always enough in 2019 to swing the pendulum towards a potential recruit choosing to join a company. Employees today are placing far more importance…

15th July 2019

Karen and Joanne complete the 26 mile Macmillan charity Mighty Hike

On Saturday 13th July, Karen and Joanne completed the Macmillan 26 mile Mighty Hike, raising £535 for the charity. The route saw the duo tackle over 40km of Peak District terrain, equating to just over 60,000 steps on the walk alone, to raise vital funds to support those suffering from…

26th June 2019

Tempted by a temporary worker? Here’s why you should hire one…

With the current recruitment figures from KPMG and REC showing a slow-down in hiring activity as the dreaded B-Word continues to linger over the UK, it appears businesses are increasingly looking towards flexibility when it comes to recruiting for their teams. Flexibility in hiring comes in many forms. Some business…

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

Record month and a team meal to toast 15 years in business

In May, our team toasted our 15th birthday in the best way possible – by posting a record month for placements and a team night out to celebrate. So far, 2019 has been a year of going from strength-to-strength for our team and the latest monthly results show a 12mths…

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,…