Boyce News

by Soraya Asgari

on March 2, 2018

Beast from the East is still recruiting

So, I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but for the past 5 days or 6 days (depending on where you are in the country) it’s been snowing. But did the Beast from the East have more bark than bite for you? With the travel disruptions, the common cold being passed around left right and centre [Read More]

by Samantha Judd

on February 28, 2018

Why would you want to work in recruitment?

This week Samantha Judd talks about the merits of working as a Recruitment Consultant.   Reward Telling someone about an offer of a job role is an amazing thing and I feel very privileged each time I am able to do this. From whoops of delight, screams of joy, a few tears or stunned silence [Read More]

by Miriam Caulfield

on February 19, 2018

Temporary Workers Update: changes to statutory auto enrolment pensions

In April there will be an increase in auto enrolment pension contributions and so we wanted to provide you with all the key facts in advance. We will of course be in touch with all our temporary workers independently. Here are the key elements that should be taken into consideration. Minimum contribution increases planned by [Read More]

by Archie Ravalia

on February 12, 2018

Skype Interviews

The number of skype interviews our clients request has risen considerably. They are also really useful when we register candidates for jobs. They are a great way to get to know candidates when time or space is limited. They are also used as an initial screening process for our clients. Unfortunately SKYPE interviews don’t come [Read More]

by Abaigeal Chisnall

on January 29, 2018

Social Media in your job search

Information is available to us like never before. We no longer have to rely on our own intuition, we have access to 100’s of people thoughts, feeling and past experiences on pretty much everything. From hotels, restaurants, shops, experiences to cities, natural wonders and yes now jobs and companies. I have mixed feelings on this! [Read More]

by Abaigeal Chisnall

on January 25, 2018

Stress we can deal with – Panic not so much!

There is a school of thought that, in life, we should look to reduce and minimise stress in our lives. In theory this is a good idea but in actuality we have lost the meaning of this word. Thanks to a quick google search this is what stress is – Stress is the body’s reaction [Read More]

by Boyce Recruitment

on January 22, 2018

How To Prepare For An Interview

Job interviews are conducted in a variety of ways, and every company is different. Your first spoken contact with a future employer might be on the phone, via skype, video conference call or in a straight forward face to face meeting. You might be asked to attend 3 or 4 subsequent interviews. Your interview may [Read More]

by Abaigeal Chisnall

on January 11, 2018

Market Research Spotlight: Perm vs Freelance

I have been recruiting in to market research for the best part of 7 years (10 just recruiting!) and one of the ongoing questions I find is around the topic of freelance vs permanent. Which is better for our industry? Are you suited to one client or are you better working for multiple clients? Is [Read More]

by Boyce Recruitment

on January 8, 2018

Is January really the best time to apply for a new job?

  You’ve been on an extended Christmas holiday and had the chance to recharge your batteries. The last three months running up to the end of last year were frantic with endless deadlines to work towards and an extremely demanding workload. Despite a short break you might still be feeling deflated. Your job feels stale [Read More]

by Samantha Judd

on January 3, 2018

7 reasons why I am choosing to make 2018 a great year

When 2016 came to close I was relieved; so many icons and childhood heroes gone, not to mention the economic, political and social waves of change rippling through the world. I had no idea what 2017 would bring, but I had high hopes. However, it transpires that 2017 was a year of constant unease. A [Read More]

by Marilyn Marazzi

on December 18, 2017

Calling all PR Account Managers…

It has been a busy year for the PR and Communications desk here at Boyce Recruitment; we have worked on roles across a multitude of sectors and levels. The common thread across the board has been the lack of applications for the core roles within account teams (Junior Account Managers, Account Managers and Senior Account [Read More]

by Nahida Bendroh

on December 1, 2017

Why I am an Optimistic European in London.

This week Nahida, our French consultant, explains why she doesn’t think it’s all bad news for Europeans in London after Brexit. On the 23rd June 2016, an announcement rattled the world. The United Kingdom decided to definitively quit Europe. British citizens were asked to choose if they want to leave Europe. The Yes voters won with [Read More]