Blogs

A Day in the Life | Transport Department Manager

  This is the first of a new blog series that we will be starting called ‘A Day in the Life’, up first is Daniel Moore, our Transport Department Manger from our Manchester …

Thank You David: Driver Retires After 15 Years of Working for Proactive

  If you ask any of our Recruitment Consultants what they love most about their job, the answer you will repeatedly hear is "the people you meet". This is certainly the case when it …

Why Choose a Marketing Job?

  Marketing has always been a popular career choice after finishing college or graduating from university and continues to be a fantastic job option for creative and digitally-minded …

The Best Place to Work? | Spotlight on Shrewsbury

  Shrewsbury… the county town of Shropshire. A place where absolutely nobody recognises the accent, where there’s constant arguments about how to correctly pronounce the name (are …

Giving a Presentation in an Interview - Our Top Insider Tips

  Many employers, especially those hiring for sales or managerial roles, require interviewees to give a presentation as part of their job interview. The presentation could be on a topic …

Could you be Shrewsbury’s Next Super Recruiter?

  After recently celebrating 20 years of business, Proactive Personnel is enjoying a significant year of growth and are now looking for dynamic and ambitious Recruitment Consultants to join …

As Good as a Rest: 3 Changes to Make This Autumn

  It’s that time of the year again where the leaves are changing colour, food is being harvested for winter and the nights are drawing in… yes, Autumn is here! With all of the …

National Fitness Day | Keeping fit in the Workplace

  On Wednesday September the 25th, across the UK, it is National Fitness Day. The event was founded in 2014 and has become more and more of a success year-on-year. It is now one of the largest …

How to Relax Before a Job Interview: 7 Top Tips.

  It is completely natural to feel nervous before an interview; even the most confident individuals can lose their nerve before the big day.   Although feeling nervous can be a good …