Apprenticeships Construction Skills Shortages Crisis Solution

Can apprenticeships solve the construction skills crisis?

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With an estimated 168,500 construction jobs to be created between 2019 and 2023 according to the CITB, apprenticeships in construction have a vital role to play in helping close the construction skills gap. This is why TempaGoGo has signed a petition allowing temps to access funds for training – currently the 2017 Apprenticeship Levy does not allow this. A strong uptake in construction apprenticeships According […]

Hiring Temps in Slough

Hiring Temps in Slough

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Favourably situated between Reading and London, Slough has always attracted large numbers of businesses to its industrial parks and retail units. Over the past 20 years or so, Slough has diversified from its manufacturing base to encompass a modern information and technology-based economy. Slough Trading Estate is home to 350 businesses and now hosts the […]

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Why do recruitment agencies charge transfer fees?

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Transfer fees are not only the preserve of footballers and bankers – they can apply to recruitment agencies as well. Recruitment agency pricing can sometimes be difficult to understand, and often it depends on what sort of workers businesses wish to hire. If in doubt, it pays to ask agencies to break down their prices […]

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Top 5 Business Awards for Construction SMEs

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In the construction sector, reputation really matters. What better way of convincing potential clients of your credentials than by winning a Business Award? Often glamorous, awards ceremonies are the perfect opportunity to get your name out there in front of hundreds of peers, competitors and industry experts.  And the benefits of Business Awards really begin […]

Flexible Workspaces Entrepreneurs Startups

3 Reasons Flexible Workspaces Are The Way Forward

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I’m Caroline Pegden, the co-founder of TempaGoGo, an award-winning online one-stop-shop for temporary agency recruitment. This year, we were very excited to move our startup base from our kitchen into a flexible office environment. As we on-boarded our first employee, the time was right for us to enter into the world of offices. After all, nobody […]

Find Recruitment Agencies Birmingham

Recruitment Agencies in Birmingham

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Your guide to finding agencies in Birmingham, the UK’s ‘second city’. Birmingham is the UK’s second largest city in terms of size, population, and number of workers. With just under 500,000 employees, the West Midlands hub also boasts the fastest growth rates in business numbers across the country. Birmingham expanded rapidly during the Industrial Revolution […]

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Recruitment Agencies: What are you paying for?

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If you’re reading this, you’ve probably already considering using recruitment agencies. For even in 2019, in a world of AI algorithms, hiring candidates remains hit and miss, risky and frankly very expensive. First, there’s the advertising costs. Saturated job boards means recruiters and HR professionals have to spend more and more time and money with […]