Skip to: main navigation | main content | sitemap | accessibility page

 
RBR Salary Survey

RBR Salary Survey

4th July 2019

We have recently released the latest edition of our RBR Salary Survey. But what is it and - more importantly - how can it help you? What is the RBR Salary Survey? The RBR Salary Survey is a document compiled using data collected from permanent and temporary employees we have placed across the South... Read more >

What Do Hiring Managers Look For?

What Do Hiring Managers Look For?

20th June 2019

We've done various blogs on preparing for job interviews. Research, mental preparation and making sure you look the part are all extremely relevant pieces of preparation. However, another thing to consider is what the hiring manager is looking for. Your skills and experience may be perfect for a jo... Read more >

Somerset's Sizzle

Somerset's Sizzle

13th June 2019

There is a buzz that comes to Somerset annually and remains even if the weather turns dull. This year the buzz is bigger, louder and longer. It’s what I describe as the ‘sizzle’ not the sausage. A butcher can display his produce and market it with information about being locally-sourced and e... Read more >

Mental Preparation For An Interview

Mental Preparation For An Interview

6th June 2019

Once you've secured an interview, preparation is key.  Researching the company, the role and what they are looking for is all part of the vital prep you need to do. You can read some tips to help you with interviews here. But it is also important to prepare yourself, mentally. Director magazine re... Read more >

Red Berry Recruitment Registration Process

Red Berry Recruitment Registration Process

30th May 2019

In order to get work through Red Berry Recruitment, first you need to register with us.In this month’s Staff Spotlight, our Recruitment Administrator Henrietta talks you through the registration process.How Do You Organise It?It’s really very simple! Registrations at Red Berry work... Read more >

Video CVs

Video CVs

23rd May 2019

Curriculum vitae is a Latin expression, loosely translated as ‘the course of my life’.A CV is a chance for someone to show off their skills, experience and qualifications to a potential employer. For years it has been created in written format, but could that be about to change?Introduc... Read more >

Let's Stop The Stigma!

Let's Stop The Stigma!

16th May 2019

Helen Lacey has recently been made an Ambassador for local charity Somerset and Wessex Eating Disorder Association (SWEDA). This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, with a focus on body image. Here, Helen discusses her battles with her body.I recently attended a 1920’s themed murder mys... Read more >

SWEDA UK

SWEDA UK

9th May 2019

Three years ago, I was invited to become a trustee of the Somerset and Wessex Eating Disorders Association (SWEDA). It is the only charity based in the Somerset area dedicated to providing support to anyone affected by eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia, compulsive eating, binge ... Read more >

The Recruitment Process

The Recruitment Process

2nd May 2019

Recruitment agencies act as a ‘middle-man’ between those who want staff and those who are looking for work.From our point of view, we look to simplify the process for both sides. For the employer, it saves them the time and resources. For the candidate, it provides them clarity and a conta... Read more >

Success

Success

18th April 2019

If anyone had suggested to myself or my parents that one day I would be running a multi-million pound, multi-site, multi-award winning business of my own, winning awards for entrepreneurship and best business, we would never have believed them.I was self-doubting, a 'yes girl' and rather timid... Read more >

It All Starts With You

It All Starts With You

11th April 2019

"The price of greatness is responsibility " - Winston ChurchillConsider with me some scenarios that could happen in anyone’s daily life:1) Your alarm doesn’t go off in the morning, you wake up at 7:32 (I know - an odd number) and must leave the house in 10 minutes2) One of your t... Read more >

April Changes

April Changes

4th April 2019

The beginning of April is an important time of the year. With the clocks going forward, it’s – supposedly – the start of British Summertime.However, whilst summer isn’t always guaranteed, one thing is. The beginning of April also marks the start of the new financial year.As with m... Read more >

Holding Interviews

Holding Interviews

21st March 2019

The most important stage of the recruitment process is the interviews.It is a chance to meet with, learn about and analyse the candidate, to see if they are the right fit. Whilst other stages of the process, such as their CV or maybe a skills assessment, will give you hard facts about the exper... Read more >

Becoming A Berry

Becoming A Berry

28th February 2019

As you may or not know, the staff here at Red Berry Recruitment are known as Berries. This nickname has been used since the day we first started in 2007 and was given to us by our MD and Owner Helen Lacey.My first bite of the BerryI got a call from Rachael Haynes, the HR and Operations D... Read more >

What is a counter offer and should you accept it?

What is a counter offer and should you accept it?

21st February 2019

Switching jobs can be tricky. There is an element of secrecy involved – keeping your interview quiet from your current employer. And then there is the pressure of going through the interview.But you got through it. You got the job offer and you’ve prepared your resignation letter to give to... Read more >

 

 

 

BROWSE BY DATE

July 2019
MTWTFSS
« Jun  
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031 
 
 
 

BROWSE BY YEAR

2019 (19)

2018 (49)

2017 (38)

2016 (33)

2015 (15)

2014 (22)

2012 (3)

2011 (7)

2010 (12)

2009 (3)