Author: Hayley Murfitt

  We're running a series of seminars on issues surrounding recruitment and business in East Anglia. The first, Retaining talent through powerful onboarding, will dive in to the role onboarding plays, as well as case studies from industry leaders. A negative onboarding experience results in new...

  To kick-off our year of social responsibility in East Anglia, we have donated £100 to Circus Starr. This money will go towards tickets for six children and their families to attend Circus Starr's Cambridge performance of ‘The Winter Circus”! The community interest company tours the UK annually,...

This time last year we announced that we would be working with Ely Foodbank, as our chosen Charity for 2019. To kick-start our partnership, we donated £500 ahead of Christmas. With December being one of their busiest times of the year, this donation helped provide families with...

People don’t always equate training to progression. Myself and my colleague, Laura, have embarked on our Level 3 Certificate in Recruitment Practice. This is an essential qualification for those wanting to build a lasting career in recruitment. Meaningful training and career development is often negated in...

While I was working in retail, I hadn’t had any experience of recruitment agencies and what they did – it was all a mystery to me! It wasn’t until I started to look down the avenue of my next job, when I started to delve...

I was pleasantly surprised when I first started here at just how popular temporary work is, and what a variety of roles we get in every week. When searching for work, I thought people would shoot straight for the permanent positions, as I know I certainly hadn’t...

Meet Annabelle Graham, Recruitment Resourcer   Hi! I’m Annabelle, and I’m the newest recruit to the Neaves & Neat team as a Recruitment Resourcer for our Temporary  Division. Inside of work I massively enjoy a fast-paced and busy role that involves me using my people skills, so after...

Like with any interview, the key to success in a competency-based interview is PREPARATION! This particular use of interviewing technique allows the interviewer to explore your core skills, by enquiring about your past experience and how you approach certain situations. Your past work behaviour gives a...

Local entrepreneur travels 5700 miles to help raise money for charity. Helen Kersey, Managing Director of Ely based recruitment agency Neaves & Neat, recently ventured south to Madagascar as she strived to help friend and fellow entrepreneur Karen Dodd with her charity ‘Friends of Chema and Kizzi’. Madagascar...

You’ve recently graduated. Congratulations! Years of hard work has paid off and now the job search begins. Securing your first graduate role can be difficult. We are here to help and have compiled a list of handy graduate cv tips and advice, to help you get...