Opinion - March 2017

  • Housing Finance Conference – 22nd & 23rd March

    Posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Venn Group are attending the Housing Finance Conference in Liverpool on 22nd-23rd March. We would love to meet you so please do pop by Stand 420. Alternatively, if you wish to book a time for any specific queries, please call Piri Muthu or Rebecca Cronin on 020 7557 7667 in advance.

  • We don’t need to worry………yet

    Posted on Friday, March 10, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    The recruitment business is all about finding the right jobs for people. So let’s play devil’s advocate for a moment and consider if we as a profession need to worry – or worry yet – about artificial intelligence. We need to be aware, if not yet concerned, for there are predictions that artificial intelligence will put a great many people out of work, at least in manual trades. Why employ a ...

  • Balance through opposites.

    Posted on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    The best decisions or actions are never made in a vacuum, filters need to be applied that reframe and regard the topic from every angle. At Venn Group I am lucky enough to work with opposites, in fact it is actively pursued. I work with people who exasperate me, agree with me, challenge me, support me and see things totally differently from me. Whilst sometimes exhausting, can we all not think of ...

  • Uncertain certain change

    Posted on Friday, March 3, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new” – Socrates As always change comes with its challenges; both conceptually and physically, and the IR35 draft legislation is no different. Although we have long been aware of the impending changes due across the public sector this coming financial year, there is still uncertainty. Venn Group ...