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What to do if you're Unemployed: 5 Useful Tips

Job hunting can often be a tough and drawn out process, and you might be feeling anxious about the growing gap in your CV. While long periods of unemployment are never ideal, they are sometimes …

5 Ways to Eat Healthier at Work

If your workplace is anything like our head office, rarely a day will go by without a fresh stock of cakes, biscuits and other goodies appearing in the staff-room or kitchen. In fact, many people say …

One Year in Wales – Happy Birthday Wrexham!

The first year for Proactive Personnel Wrexham has seen one of our fastest branch start-ups. Our first branch in Wales is perfectly located to support our Chester, Shrewsbury and Telford Head Office …

Top Tips for your First Day at a New Job

There are few things more nerve-racking than your first day in a new job. On your first day, you make the first impression on both your new boss and your colleagues, who you will spend a significant …

How to Stand Out in a Job Interview (for all the right reasons!)

  We’ve all had nightmare job interviews – those sweaty palm moments when you lose the ability to answer simple questions or you’re faced with a dragon-interviewer who …

HGV DRIVERS OPEN DAY: CAREERS WITH CULINA

Proactive Personnel are excited to be co-hosting an Open Day event this Saturday on behalf of our client Culina Logistics Ltd. If you’re a Class 1 LGV Driver and looking for a new job …

How to Get Ahead in the Retail Industry…

  Jobs within the retail industry are often classed as entry-level and sometimes considered more of a stop-gap job than a long-term career opportunity. However, with the right approach, retail …

Happy Birthday Derby! A year in the life of our East Midlands Branch…

While the US is celebrating Independence Day this 4th of July, we’re celebrating for a different reason – our Derby branch’s first birthday! It’s been a fantastic first year …

What does OTE mean? 10 Job Advert Phrases Explained

  Have you ever stumbled across phrases and words in job adverts or descriptions that have left you scratching your head? It’s more common than you might think. When job ads are written …