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    17 hours ago

    No Agencies Please

    Locum Recruitment Consultant Steven Baylis delves into why “No Agencies Please” has the potential to do more harm than good.

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    17 hours ago

    Revealed - the hidden danger in job security

    Last month we revealed that nearly 1 in 4 legal professionals will be actively looking to change jobs in 2018, down 4 percentage points since 2017 and 17 points from its 5 year peak in January 2015.

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    2 days ago

    Going the extra mile

    Yesterday saw 40,000 competitors take part in the 38th Virgin Money London Marathon. Now, we’re not the first ones to use the analogy that your career is a marathon, not a sprint.

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    6 days ago

    AWS Manchester - Career Conversations

    The Manchester female legal community attended 'Career Conversations' in force to hear from our four exceptionally talented and inspirational panel members.

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    1 month ago

    The Art of Delegation

    With an ‘always on’ culture and a feeling time is against us, losing an hour this weekend with the clock change will leave us feeling even more time-poor. Here, we take at one of the best time-management skills to leave you feeling a little richer…

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    3 months ago

    North South divide highlighted by further slip in Trainee Solicitor Salaries

    38% of all Trainee Solicitors are being paid below Law Society recommended levels.

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    3 months ago

    Top tips for negotiating a pay rise

    Salary negotiation is a challenging process for many professionals, but it can be one of the most rewarding things you do for your career.

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    3 months ago

    Equal pay for equal work – mind the gap

    Less than a third of male legal professionals feel gender impacts pay whereas 61% of women believe it does.

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    4 months ago

    Christmas Career Countdown - Day 12

    Our top tips how to land your dream job in 2018. Day 12 - How we can help you...

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    4 months ago

    Christmas Career Countdown - Day 11

    Our top tips how to land your dream job in 2018. Day 11 - Relocation

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    4 months ago

    Christmas Career Countdown - Day 10

    Our top tips how to land your dream job in 2018. Day 10 - Have you ever considered an In-house role?

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    4 months ago

    Christmas Career Countdown - Day 9

    Our top tips how to land your dream job in 2018. Day 9 - Have you ever considered temporary or locum work?

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    Senior Catastrophic Injury Solicitor, Cheadle

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