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  • Newsletter: April 2018

    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Welcome to our late Spring/early Summer newsletter; at least I hope I’m in the right season! Less than a month ago the “Beast from the East” made its third visit to the UK, trumping even the most miserable Easter Bank Holiday I can ever recall with #uksnow! And how come we rarely experience a truly white Christmas, but this year, some parts of the country were enveloped in March??!! All of this is recent history as summer has most definitely arrived with scorching sunshine and clear blue skies prominent replacing the run of grey dull weather that we have all been suffering from recently. Stifling hot temperatures were recorded in London last Thursday with the mercury hitting 29C in St James’s Park, making it the hottest April since 1949 and allegedly, hotter than Turkey.

  • Newsletter: January 2018

    Thursday, January 25, 2018

    Welcome to our last newsletter of 2017 – a year of highs and lows, ebbs and flows, peaks and troughs. And I’m not just referring to the recruitment market although that has definitely been a bit of a roller coaster this year!

  • Badge of Quality Assurance…

    Saturday, November 25, 2017

    Another disappointing trend this year has been the increase in the negative comments on social media about recruitment consultants. I must confess that I am not a huge fan of online outing, but I also think that the industry needs to take note as the strength of feeling out there implies that we may be falling short of expectations. But not all recruitment firms are the same…

  • Fight for Feedback

    Monday, September 25, 2017

    As the market picks up - and evidence of the recruitment activity that we experienced here at Walker Dendle over the summer indicates that it most certainly will – the importance of giving constructive and meaningful feedback will be more relevant than ever.

  • FTSE 100 and 250 hit new highs as UK construction figures beat expections - business live

    Friday, June 2, 2017

    While European markets are soaring, the FTSE 100 has come off its best levels, with commodity companies coming under pressure as the oil price falls.

  • Google debt collection situation...

    Monday, February 1, 2016

    The Guardian have produced a satirical cartoon explaining the Google debt collection situation...

  • Pay gap widens for black workers

    Monday, February 1, 2016

    According to The Independent black workers are facing a bigger pay gap, the more qualifications they have. The difference in pay for black graduates is £4.30 an hour less than white graduates.

  • Online training packages available for ACCA...

    Monday, January 18, 2016

    An Accountancy Age sister company has launched an online training programme for ACCA students.

  • 'Big Four' escaping tax avoidance investigations

    Monday, January 18, 2016

    The Independent illustrates 'The Big Four' have not been investigated or reprimanded for tax avoidance

  • Say Goodbye to Baker Tilly..

    Tuesday, October 27, 2015

    Baker Tilly are changing their name as part of a rebrand.