10 'Must Do's for a Winning CV

Despite the continuing advancement in technology, which has impacted the career's market over recent years, such as, videos and behavioral testing, and online platforms, our experience is still telling us, that most perspective employers are[...]

5 Stand Out Words You Must Include on your CV.

With research showing that a prospective employer will spend on average only 7 seconds looking at the suitability of your CV for a vacancy, the need to make your CV stand out from the crowd is of paramount importance. One of the key ways to do[...]

10 Power Verbs to Make your CV Standout from the Crowd

If you want to land interviews and get your CV past that initial stage, you really need to get plenty of verbs to describe the actions you take in the workplace to provide value to your colleagues and your customers. So including what we describe[...]

What Makes a Great Marketing Manager

In the latest of our popular What Makes a Great Series, we focus on the role of  the Marketing Manager. 

Changes to the National Minimum Wage

Please note the following Important Changes to the National Minimum Wage.

Current rates to 31st March 2018

  • £7.83 per hour for ages 25 and over.
  • £7.38 per hour for ages 21 to 24.
  • £5.90 per hour for ages 18 to 20.
  • £4.20 per hour for school leaving[...]

The LWR podcast all set to launch!

Following on from Christina Shiels recent appearances on BBC Radio Leeds Breakfast show, talking all things recruitment to West Yorkshire, our very own Podcast show is now set to "go live" in the next few days.

Lucy Walker says "No more" to M.S.P's

 Leeds based Office support recruiter, Lucy Walker Recruitment, has walked away from a large contract with a national Managed Service Provider, believing that these arrangements are both “unworkable” and ultimately "unsustainable” in their ever[...]

Why You should Use Scorecards for Better Hiring Decisions.

As we all know, finding the perfect candidate for a role can be challenging especially in today's Candidate short market. So, improving the chances of getting it right first time  through the use of standardised processes are in everyone's[...]