Boyce News

by manuela

on July 14, 2009

26 miles later

What a wonderful walk in Yorkshire. Last weekend we had glorious weather and the most amazing views whilst doing the Three Peak challenge. (26 miles) . Completed in just under 12 hours. The hardest bit was the 2 and a half hour walk at the end from the top of the third peak to the [Read More]

by manuela

on June 11, 2009

Keep on top of your recruitment processes.

An article in this weeks press stated that many London based firms are struggling to find the right candidates for their roles, despite the volume of candidates available on the market at the moment. In response to this I would ask the following questions Are they clear about what they are actually looking for in [Read More]

by manuela

on May 30, 2009

A career in Sales

Working in sales is not always the career of choice and if you speak to a range of sales people you will often find out that the majority fell into a career in sales and did not spend their life always aspiring to be a sales person. Often a career in sales starts from a [Read More]

by manuela

on May 7, 2009

Sponsor Manuela

I have taken the plunge and signed up for the Yorkshire 3 peaks challenge on 11/07/2009 to raise money for Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity (www.rainbowtrust.org.uk). Any support that is given would be gratefully received as I am sure I will need extra motivation to complete the challenge. I appreciate this is not the best year [Read More]

by manuela

on April 22, 2009

Working in Market Research

Working in Market Research. The UK is one of the world’s largest employers of Market Research professionals and hosts many of the most highly regarded and prestigious Market Research Agencies. These agencies work with a broad range of organisations and help them in their business strategy. Market research is viewed as an essential tool for [Read More]

by manuela

on March 31, 2009

Happy Birthday!

This week we celebrate the 25th anniversary of Boyce Recruitment. For those of you that did not know Boyce Bilingual was set up in 1984 by Tony Boyce, a recruitment entrepreneur and business man who had set up and run a successful legal recruitment agency. Operating from offices based in St Pauls, Boyce Bilingual provided [Read More]

by manuela

on March 25, 2009

Manipulating Market Research

Last week The Debating Society hosted an event on Market Research is becoming more of a Manipulator than a Messenger at the House of Commons. An interesting discussion, with both sides represented by leading speakers. Addressing issues for the Motion were Ben Godacre, author of Bad Science and David walker, MD of Audit Commission ; [Read More]

by manuela

on February 26, 2009

Working in the Digital arena

Over the past few years we have witnessed steady growth in digital job roles, however this has resulted in a surge in demand for a range of limited candidates. Whilst it is common to learn digital skills in schools, colleges and universities, many employers are asking for specific skills for their businesses which do not [Read More]

by manuela

on February 10, 2009

Working with languages in London.

The newspapers have been swamped with an alarming number of redundancies, and of even more concern have been the protests based in some industrial areas against the use of migrant workers for British jobs. We should remind ourselves that non British nationals have helped many British businesses work internationally, particularly when skills for language speakers [Read More]

by manuela

on February 2, 2009

Snowed in

It’s Monday 1st February 2009 and I can’t believe that in 2009 we haven’t been able to get our act together enough to make a modern city like London function in the snow. We deal with people from all over the world, many of whom are used to living and working in minus 40C degree [Read More]

by manuela

on January 27, 2009

Facing the challenge in London's job market

It’s hard to remember that only 12 months ago the London jobs market was viewed as extremely buoyant, offering an enormous range of opportunity that was rare within a European context. As a Central London based recruitment firm we have been able to enjoy the opportunities that our clients have experienced by tapping into a [Read More]

by manuela

on January 20, 2009

Recruiters' Rant : What's in a name?

What an interesting year we have to look forward to. No firm predictions apart from the fact that it will be tough and we will have to work a lot harder to get good results as well as focus on added value. Jobhunters especially. I am always amazed at how much people still giveaway in [Read More]