Prep your playlist for Blue Monday

16th January 2019

The most depressing day of the year is almost upon us. January 21st is named Blue Monday because of a combination of poor weather, the time since Christmas, debt catching… Read more »

Overcoming the Accounting & Finance recruitment struggle

It’s no secret that clients within the Accounting and Finance sector are struggling to find quality candidates at the moment. A 2018 REC (Recruitment & Employment Confederation) report revealed that… Read more »

14th January 2019

How to write the perfect cover letter

Many job seekers agonise over their CV – perfecting its length, choosing the right font and tweaking the layout – but what about the humble cover letter? Even though the… Read more »

9th January 2019

Changes all business owners should consider making this year

January is not only the month of New Year’s resolutions, but one filled with awareness movements. For example, Dryanuary encourages people to give up alcohol for an entire month for… Read more »

3rd January 2019

4 ways to beat boredom in the office between Christmas and New Year

Last year, an expert claimed that the Christmas shutdown in Northern Ireland cost the economy £100 million. Yet, all over the UK, the question around whether some office-based businesses should… Read more »

27th December 2018

Local businesses reveal their biggest recruitment challenges for 2019

A recent survey by Bond Williams Professional Recruitment in Bournemouth has revealed that a shortage of suitable candidates is the biggest recruitment challenge for businesses across Dorset and Hampshire. This… Read more »

19th December 2018

Using the festive break to improve your career prospects

December ‘tis traditionally the season where employers and employees tend to wind down. Some 61% of workers even admitted to being too distracted to concentrate on work in the run… Read more »

17th December 2018

Is your business handling change effectively?

Change – few people like it, and even fewer people embrace it. But as the philosopher, Heraclitus says, “the only constant in life is change”. With Brexit negotiations on hold… Read more »

12th December 2018

Are your social media posts hindering your career prospects?

As social media continues to gain normalcy, people filter their tweets and posts less and less, while potential employers check out social profiles more and more. Contrary to what some people… Read more »

5th December 2018

The rise of the planet of the female STEM specialists

In September, Jodie Whittaker made history as the first female Doctor Who and could inspire a new generation of budding scientists in a traditionally male-dominated sector. Women currently make up… Read more »

3rd December 2018

Bond Williams’ Southampton branch continues to expand

Bond Williams Professional Recruitment has welcomed a fourth consultant to its Southampton team. Emma Rudd joins Business manager, Carole Conner, and two other recruitment consultants at the Ocean Village Innovation… Read more »

28th November 2018

Top Office & Commercial jobs and what clients want from candidates

The Office & Commercial division at Bond Williams covers a wide range of non-sector specific roles across several industries within businesses of all sizes. We take a look at some… Read more »

26th November 2018

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