Converting a temporary job into a permanent one

While some employers are still demonstrating reluctance to take on large numbers of permanent staff, the temp-to-perm jobs market is booming, providing both employers and employees with a valuable ‘try before you buy’ option. But if you have found a position that you could see yourself happily staying in for the long term, what can you do about making that happen?  

The EU referendum and IT jobs

Brexit was the result of the referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union – but what impact will it have on the UK as a European HQ for tech companies, on jobs in the IT sector, and on universities and cities like Edinburgh and Cambridge as tech incubators?

Can the UK continue as an HQ for tech companies post-Brexit?

UK employees still optimistic about career prospects

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union has naturally resulted in questions about its impact upon the UK jobs market. But, as a recent Jobsite survey shows, as the dust settles things appear more hopeful than we first thought.

The EU referendum and engineering jobs

With the UK having voted to leave the EU, attention shifted to the immediate impact that this decision had on the financial sector – but what of the other sectors? What, for example, will be the impact to engineering and its ability to invest in UK jobs?

How to make working from home work for you

Have you dreamt of swapping your daily hour-long commute for a short stroll to your home office, or being able to do business in your pyjamas? With technology making remote communication a breeze and companies adopting a more flexible approach to working patterns, working from home has never been more possible. We investigate the benefits and drawbacks.