Latest from Venn Group - May 2018

  • GDPR - protecting your privacy and data

    Posted on Friday, May 25, 2018 by Venn GroupNo comments

    25th May, GDPR day.  For over a decade we have invested in our relationships to ensure consistent positive outcomes and experiences for each other, our clients and our candidates.  Our reputation for representing the best candidates in the market and providing exceptional service is something we are very proud of and we never take it for granted.  With GDPR rules now beginning, we wanted to ...

  • London Legal Walk Update

    Posted on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by Crystal MakepeaceNo comments

    Congratulations to everyone who took part in the London Legal Walk yesterday to promote access to justice.  The Legal recruitment team went down to Casey Street armed with Nakd Energy bars to help those taking part in the London Legal Walk get through the afternoon. It was a fantastic turn out for a great cause. As recruiters specialising in law professionals at all levels, we pride ourselves on ...

  • Interviewing 4 - The telephone interview

    Posted on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Effective, efficient and easy to muck up A telephone interview is a simple and flexible way for client to assess a candidate without the delay. Which is why many of our clients chose this option.  However, this form of assessment has a major pitfall that you can’t use those fabulous body language tools of eye contact, the smile and the open/ interested stance. So here are our tips to give you ...

  • London Legal Walk 2018

    Posted on Monday, May 21, 2018 by Venn Group1 comment

    The London Legal Support Trust’s event The London Legal Walk returns today. The London Legal Walk is to raise money for the underprivileged and most vulnerable people in and around the London area who may not have the access to the legal support they need. At Venn Group we provide locums to public, private and third sector organisations so we have seen first-hand the effects of this lack of ...

  • Mental Health Awareness Week

    Posted on Friday, May 18, 2018 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Two weeks ago, one of our local government managers, Niki Holdich walked the Jubilee Walkway in support of her best friend fighting Bulimia and Anorexia Nervosa.  As it is Mental Health Awareness Week across the globe, we wanted to promote Niki’s fundraising and show our support to those suffering from mental and eating disorders, just like her friend.  Like most mental illnesses, eating ...

  • Sophie brings home a gold and silver

    Posted on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    Our senior recruitment consultant Sophie Powell continues her quest for world champion and brings home two medals from this weekend's championship.   “Last weekend I competed in the annual Kent Karate Open Championships (Lenham, Kent) as a representative of SKF Portway Karate Club.  My first event was the Senior Grade Kata 15 years+. After a slightly wobbly start, I managed to make it to the ...

  • Discipline - Your edge for success in work and karate

    Posted on Thursday, May 10, 2018 by Venn Group2 comments

    As part of my ongoing preparation for the KSI World Championships (July 2018), I recently attended the KSI World Chief Instructors Course (WCIC) which was this year held in Dudley. The WCIC is an annual event where people travel from all around the world to be taught by the four KSI World Chief Instructors (all 9th Dan) and train with other karateka over several gruelling yet extremely rewarding ...

  • Legal recruitment promotion - Hannah Fritz-Lewis

    Posted on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Congratulations to Hannah Fritz-Lewis on her promotion to Senior Executive Consultant specialising in public sector legal recruitment in the midlands, we wish her huge success in her new position.     “I have worked at Venn Group for over 4 years and during this time have specialised in Legal Recruitment across the Public Sector. Since joining Venn Group I have had the privilege to watch and ...

  • Cyber Essentials status awarded

    Posted on Friday, May 4, 2018 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Last week, our IT department secured Venn Group’s Cyber Essential status. For those of you who aren’t aware; Cyber Essentials is not only incredibly important to a company internally, but it is also vital for our external candidates and clients. Cyber Essentials main objective is to make sure that the whole of the UK is a safer place to conduct business online. As one of the top suppliers of ...

  • London Job Show, Westfield review

    Posted on Thursday, May 3, 2018 by Venn Group1 comment

    Recruitment is a mixture of who you know and what you know. To be successful you need to establish a good list of clients by networking, but to ensure repeat business you need to have conviction in what you say and up-to-date knowledge in your area of expertise. A fast way to network and ascertain knowledge in any area of interest is to attend expositions. As a division, Venn Group Technology has ...