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The Works Recruitment champions mental health of contract workforce following tragic loss!

The Works Recruitment champions mental health of contract workforce following tragic loss!

A recruitment consultancy which specialises in placing contingent workers is training its employees in Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) – and urging other companies to do the same – after recognising a dangerous gap in responsibility for this vulnerable section of the workforce. The decision to ensure staff at TheRead More

Key skills to get you that job – Learning at Work Week

Key skills to get you that job – Learning at Work Week

For job seekers who want to remain a step ahead of the rest, it’s important to know what the most wanted skills are in today’s workplace. It’s not all about having the right technical know-how or the right academic qualifications nowadays. That’s still important – don’t get us wrong –Read More

Walk off that STRESS!

Walk off that STRESS!

Studies show that even a quick burst of daily exercise can reduce stress. This month is National Walking Month and as a business we are really trying to walk more. Whether that’s taking the dog for a walk at lunchtime, a power-walk down the canal in the sun or gettingRead More

Well-being at Work

Well-being at Work

Wow, there’s a lot of good stuff going on this week! Leeds Well-being Week, International Day of Happiness, the first day of Spring, it’s all going on in the world of mental health. And there’s nothing better for perking up your mood than the sight of a gorgeous Spring flowerRead More

Have you fallen out of love with your work place?

Have you fallen out of love with your work place?

You might be feeling doey-eyed with a loved one this Valentine’s Day, but did the thought of going into work this morning fill you with dread? We know that work can get tedious and repetitive at times, and there are days when we all feel like we’d just like to stayRead More