Opinion - May 2017

  • Are Millennials really that bad?

    Posted on Friday, May 26, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Millennials, those born between the 1980’s and early 2000’s, will make up half of the workforce by 2020. They are sometimes stereotyped as being a shallow, social media obsessed generation who are impatient, self-entitled and love nothing more than visiting Starbucks and taking selfies. As companies form their strategies for the future, an understanding of millennials is increasingly important ...

  • Interim recruitment - flirting with the short-term

    Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    For us millennials, the short-term is supposedly the new black. We live in a world where people just don’t commit to playing the long game; we buy cars on finance to avoid the pains of saving up; we use bicycle-based delivery services to bring us burgers and crepes; we lose weight by yo-yoing between boot camp and binge. Being the industry for the young, recruitment may well be the epitome of ...

  • Dementia Awareness Week 14 - 20 May 2017

    Posted on Monday, May 15, 2017 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Venn Group is uniting against dementia Each year, Venn Group’s employees vote on their charity to support for Year; this year, we chose to support Alzheimer’s Society as our charity of 2017. Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity and provides over 3,000 local support services for people affected by the condition.  Their vision is of a radically improved world for people with ...