Latest from Venn Group - January 2020

  • #2millionchallenge

    Posted on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by Elly HannaNo comments

    In a time where the future of our climate is unknown,Venn Group as part of London Bridge BID went to The Cup Fund Launch to learn more about their #2millionchallenge. The event brought awareness to the launch of an area-wide cup recycling scheme in our district. What we learnt at this event was that even if you put your coffee cup in a recycling bin, it will not make a difference, the coffee cups ...

  • New Year, New Job - Moving on

    Posted on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 by Maire GerrardNo comments

    Having updated your CV, sent out your applications, worked with recruiters and attended interviews, you may now be in the position to accept an offer. This is seen as the culmination of the recruitment process, however, there are still a number of steps to manoeuvre before you start your new role. Negotiations Sometimes, as thrilled as you are to receive an offer from your employer of choice, ...

  • Kieran Fielding Promotion

    Posted on Monday, January 20, 2020 by Elly HannaNo comments

    A huge congratulations to Kieran Fielding, who has been promoted to Senior Executive Consultant. From their statements below, you can clearly see the strength and partnership within this team. “I joined Venn Group just over two years ago in the IT North East Healthcare Team; where I have been ever since. For this I owe a huge thanks to my Director, Ross Gilder and my Senior Manager, Johnny Shaw ...

  • New Teams for 2020 - Reading Office

    Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 by Elly HannaNo comments

    2020 kicks off with the creation of two new teams in our Thames Valley office. These teams will be recruiting into the Finance, HR and Estates and Facilities sectors and are in response to the increased demand in 2019 within our London teams. The reading office has welcomed their new colleagues and it is set to be a very successful year. Robert Bowyer, the director responsible for the creation of ...

  • New Year, New Job - Interviews

    Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 by Maire GerrardNo comments

    Interviewing is one of the most important, yet dreaded, parts of a recruitment process. As the first time you meet your future employer face to face, presenting the best possible version of yourself is paramount, but nerves can sometimes stand in the way. In order to minimise the chances of this and take some of the stress out of interviewing, we have taken it back to basics and provided tips to ...

  • Francesca Gribben Promotion

    Posted on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 by Elly HannaNo comments

    We are delighted to announce out first promotion of 2020; a huge congratulations to Francesca Gribben, who has been promoted to Manager of the Talent Acquisition team. Here are some words from Francesca and her Director on what this promotion means to them. “I joined Venn Group just over 4 years ago in 2015, when Talent Acquisition was a brand new team. This was a really exciting opportunity for ...

  • New Year, New Job - How to be a Recruiter's First Call

    Posted on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 by Maire GerrardNo comments

    Recruitment consultants have a valuable offering for anyone looking for a job. First of all, they do not charge for a service that often goes beyond sourcing roles and submitting applications on your behalf. Consultants coordinate diaries to arrange interviews, process documentation and manage contracts, whilst also acting in an advisory capacity and providing interview guidance, CV tips and ...

  • New Year, New Job - Starting your Job Search

    Posted on Thursday, January 9, 2020 by Maire GerrardNo comments

    You’ve updated your CV and are more motivated than ever to secure your next career step. The next stage is to kick start your job search and submit applications. How to apply While in the age of LinkedIn some job applications take just a click to complete, if you want to stand the best chance of success there are several job hunting tactics you should utilise. Job sites are the most comprehensive ...

  • New Year, New Job - Get your CV Application Ready

    Posted on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 by Maire GerrardNo comments

    As we enter a new decade, many will be considering starting the year with a change in their career. Before actually taking the step of applying for jobs, you will need to update your CV. It will be critical that you stand out in the crowd, and your CV is the usually the first opportunity to do so in the recruitment process. There are a number of steps you can take to ensure it is the perfect ...

  • Work Smarter in 2020

    Posted on Thursday, January 2, 2020 by Venn GroupNo comments

    With 2020 finally upon us, many will be forming their new year's resolutions. As it is commonplace for these to focus on career success, we asked the Venn Group team for their advice on how to achieve a good working life. "Unplug and unwind. Whilst on annual leave, if you have emails on your phone disable the account whilst you are away. If it's desperate, people will call you." Elly Hanna - Head ...