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Search & Ye Shall Find

“I’ll do that for you cheaper. You know, mate’s rates”. Sound familiar? Your friend from school runs a small garage/decorators/builders firm and says that he can fix your car/walls/house for a bit less than it would cost to go to a more reputable company. And admittedly sometimes they’re right. A quick oil change or re-pointing some brickwork and everything’s fine,

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Planning For Success

For those of you who are currently considering a move, particularly those seeking a partner-level role, you will no doubt be looking forward to putting together a business plan. For most of you I use the term ‘looking forward to’ quite wrongly. For many of even the most astute and commercially-minded lawyers the suggestion of having to put together a

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Relocation, Relocation, Relocation

As mentioned in previous blogs, a good legal recruiter is not just someone who finds a lawyer a job. That’s a CV pusher you’re thinking of. No, a quality legal recruiter is a strategic partner and advisor to both firms and individuals, providing insight on everything from salary levels to key areas for firms to target growth and how this

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Brand On The Run

There’s an email that comes around every so often, and which may well have previously landed in your inbox. It always amuses me each time I receive it, and works by posing you two moral dilemmas:- Question 1: If you knew a woman who was pregnant, who had 8 kids already, three who were deaf, two who were blind, one

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First Impressions

They say that ‘you never get a second chance to make a first impression’. I have no idea who said it originally, but whoever it was is absolutely spot on. Within legal recruitment we commit a large part of our time to preparing candidates and clients for interview to ensure that both parties do the best possible job of selling

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Control Freak

I’m sure this scene will be familiar to many of you. You get back from work, have something to eat, pour yourself a glass of wine and settle down to watch a DVD generic for premarin. First thing you get? That anti-piracy warning:- DUN-DUN-DUN “You wouldn’t steal a car” DUN-DUN-DUN “You wouldn’t steal a handbag” DUN-DUN-DUN…… Fairly presumptuous I suppose,

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