Latest from Venn Group - June 2018

  • Birmingham charity boxing tonight

    Posted on Friday, June 29, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    At Venn Group we raise money for charity in a variety of ways and this week five of Venn Groups’ employees will be taking on the challenge of a Charity Boxing event Lights Out at PRYZM night club in Birmingham.   Each individual has gone through gruelling training over the last three months by giving blood, sweat and tears in the name of the chosen charities; St Mary Hospice and Birmingham ...

  • Two Years on from the EU Referendum

    Posted on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    This morning, Venn Group attended an excellent panel session hosted by the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI).  The release of their report; “Two years on from the EU Referendum”, has highlighted the opinions and findings from a large section of the London business community and the key recommendations are: The Mayor of London should create a Brexit ‘Help Desk’ to minimise ...

  • Our healthcare recruitment specialists attend Health+Care

    Posted on Monday, June 25, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    We are looking forward to attending Health+Care and The Digital Healthcare Show on Wednesday and Thursday at the ExCel London. Our recruitment specialists in attendance have 25 years’ experience of providing collaborative and sustainable staffing solutions to the healthcare sector. If you would like to arrange a time to have a conversation please email them directly.    Adam Britton – Associate ...

  • The next challenge for Cancer Research

    Posted on Sunday, June 24, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    Yuon Skelton is taking on the next challenge for Cancer Research, cycling the Ride London- Surrey on Sunday 29 July 2018.  Below Yuon tells us the why and the how.   The cause – I took this challenge on for Cancer Research UK as it’s a disease which has directly affected my family and hopefully the money I raise will improve the chances of people beating cancer in the future. The current ...

  • Just how lazy are you?

    Posted on Thursday, June 21, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    I’ll let you into one of my biggest bug bears. Alongside people that never answer their mobile phone when you call them, people who leave the empty packet on the table after taking the last biscuit/doughnut/scotch egg, and people that don’t give a little nod/wave when you’ve stopped behind a parked car to let them drive past, what really grinds my gears are people who don’t indicate whilst ...

  • Kilimanjaro conquered

    Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    Huge congratulations to Avtar Singh who successfully climbed Kilimanjaro for Cancer Research.  He not only ascended 5,895 metres in 6 days he also raised a massive £4,680.50. Great job we are all very proud of your achievement.

  • A Common Wealth for Birmingham?

    Posted on Monday, June 18, 2018 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Let’s start with the positives. At the back end of last year we finally received the news that Birmingham had been named host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, the most expensive sports event to be held in Britain since the London Olympics. But will this help the city? An estimated £180 million needs to be raised by a council already heavily in debt although the government have agreed to foot ...

  • Happy Father’s Day

    Posted on Sunday, June 17, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    Today we honour fathers, brothers, uncles and those important male role models in our lives. We asked people at Venn Group what advice has resonated with them from the men in their lives.   “Don’t be disappointed from the start”, he meant this in the context of trusting people and always having an open mind. Rula Tripolitaki - Senior Manager, Local Government Interim Executive, ...

  • Eid Mubarak!

    Posted on Friday, June 15, 2018 by Elly HannaNo comments

    Eid Mubarak to everyone who is celebrating the end of Ramadan! Here are some insights from some at Venn Group who practiced Ramadan this year:   ‘I see Ramadan as a spiritual connection when I can take some time away from busy life. Even though Muslims who practice Ramadan at workplaces do it with full enthusiasm and strength, the combination of lack of water and food, long hours, and ...

  • We will be attending Health+Care

    Posted on Monday, June 11, 2018 by Venn GroupNo comments

    We will attending the Health+Care show along with 10,000 other senior health and social care professionals at the ExCel London on the 27th – 28th June. As leading specialists in interim recruitment, we’re excited to take this opportunity to showcase our extensive services and why we particularly enjoy working in this market. We have supplied this sector for over a decade and understand the need ...