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  Job descriptions are simply put, the hiring manager’s ideal person, and, providing that person aces the interview, if they tick all the boxes on the job description the job is theirs. However, with a limited population of around 170,000 people across the Channel Islands, employers...

Meet Ruth, Recruitment Manager with 20-years industry experience, a lover of animals and a Prodigy fan, too! Q: When people come to you for help, what do they usually want help with? As I have been in recruitment now for 16 years I get a lot of...

We all hit brick walls from time-to-time in both our personal and professional lives, most of us can chalk it up to a bad day and, hopefully, start afresh tomorrow.But what happens when this "brick wall" becomes a recurring issue at work and how do...

The recruitment business is all about keeping people happy; our clients, our candidates and of course, our staff, too. We’ve done a number of unique initiatives for our team over the years, but our latest is “Dress For Your Day”. We’re all adults and we...

You've done it, you've got the job you were looking for, the offer is on the table and maybe even a little bump in pay too! Next up is the dreaded resignation, do it professionally and courteously. But, all of a sudden your current employer has decided they...

  I see new and interesting job titles all the time, sometimes convoluting, sometimes inspiring and many times thought-inspiring. As AD Offshore looks to the future, I had a think about what could be the most common job titles we'll start seeing more of over the...

  Today, Friday 8th March, is International Women's Day. IWD's first official gathering took place in 1911 as a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. In recognition of #IWD2019...

  Some people find it frustrating with all the red tape when living and working in Jersey – so we’ve put together a list of places that are even more difficult to work in…   Villavicencio in Colombia Villavicencio has reportedly got the longest average commute time, of over...

  We all know someone in the temping world, but what makes it so attractive?  We recently asked temps in Guernsey to complete a survey to find out exactly that, keep reading – we think it looks pretty appealing!! A whopping 88% of our survey respondents agreed...

  You may have seen in the news recently, that an acclaimed director was fired over inappropriate tweets that were published almost a decade ago - which begs the question, could your social media activity cost you your job? The short answer is yes, a lot of...