NEWS

Here we have all the latest news from us and the industry.

WFH Vs Flexible Working

WFH Vs Flexible Working

During the past year, we have seen a shift towards remote working, which is just one step forward to this flexible working revolution. Workers have been calling out for this transformation for years, but we can’t be tricked into assuming they mean the same. Although...

Promoting gender equality

Promoting gender equality

Promoting gender equality in your business   The Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) are a set of key Principles contributing to businesses on how to promote gender equality and empowering women within their place of work, community and marketplace. The...

Job vacancies in the UK surge

Job vacancies in the UK surge

Job vacancies in the UK have hit a record high surging past 1 million, as the economic recovery continues, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). The number of vacancies in the three months to August rose above one million for the first time since...

The key stats of Women in STEM

The key stats of Women in STEM

Women of STEM facts We are now approaching the last few days of August, meaning it is the end of our Women in Engineering month here at Project Start Recruitment. But before the topics around Women in Engineering come to a close, we are a recruitment agency that will...

Barbie doll: COVID vaccine developer

Barbie doll: COVID vaccine developer

Barbie turns COVID vaccine developer into a doll Professor Sarah Gilbert, the UK COVID Vaccine Developer turns into a Barbie doll, not literally, but Mattel’s Barbie dolls range, turns this “Women of Science”, into the famous blonde-haired pink girl. British...

Women in Engineering

Women in Engineering

Women in Engineering with Project Start Meet 21-year-old Sabrina Singh (22 in two more weeks), she studied Bioengineering at Cambridge University and has landed her first Engineering role as a Technology Analyst for Morgan Stanley.     Here is her...

Women in Engineering month

Women in Engineering month

Women in Engineering with Project Start    Meet 29-year-old Diana Gutiérrez Pallo Msc, a Zonal Laboratory Analyst for Influenza and other respiratory viruses (INSPI) in Ecuador. This Engineer is currently working in the diagnosis of COVID-19!     Diana...

Supply and demand

Supply and demand

Supply and Demand The struggle is real For those working in the Recruitment industry, we are currently riding another type of wave. We of course have been riding the COVID Wave for the last 18 months, but for the past 6 months we have been riding the Supply &...

The first FM degree in the UK

The first FM degree in the UK

The first FM degree in the UK   Bolton University will be the first institute to deliver the Facilities Management apprenticeship degree (level 6). The UK based university won approval as an IWFM (The Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management) recognised...

Company values and their importance

Company values and their importance

Company values and their importance    At Project Start, we believe that having clear company values, ensures all employees are working towards the same goals. Therefore, if all employees are working to achieve similar goals, the core values support the business...

Freedom day is approaching

Freedom day is approaching

Freedom day is approaching  Boris Johnson has set out recent plans to lift the remaining Covid restrictions in just 13 days for England. The Prime minister said that the government was looking to move away from legal restrictions and would allow individuals instead to...

World social media day

World social media day

World social media day is celebrated every year on the 30th of June, the day is to help highlight how the social media world emerged as a key tool for communication. Social media enables us to make connections from all over the world, to help influencers and...

Celebrating World Refrigeration Day

Celebrating World Refrigeration Day

Celebrating World Refrigeration Day   At Project Start, we are celebrating World Refrigeration Day a day earlier than expected! World Refrigeration Day is an international awareness campaign centred around June 26th to raise the profile of the refrigeration,...

Presenting Office Owls

Presenting Office Owls

Our sister company, Office Owls the Clerical Recruitment Specialists Project Start is an affiliated recruitment partner of many clients across the UK, our national clients receive a flexible and innovative approach to talent acquisition. Project Start offers an...

How to be the best at an interview

How to be the best at an interview

Project Start’s Top Tips: How to be the best at an interview!  Right now, the competition is high applying for new jobs! COVID-19 has hugely increased the job-seeking market, so how can you be the best at interview against the other delegates? All interviewers have...

How to make your CV stand out

How to make your CV stand out

Project Start's Top Tips: How to make your CV stand out from the crowd!  This is the perfect time to make sure your CV is as up to date and eye-catching to potential new employers as it can be. Here at Project Start, we want to make sure your CV will stand out from...

The recruitment industry takes off

The recruitment industry takes off

A surge in UK job vacancies as the recruitment industry takes off again! Job vacancies in the UK have increased at a rapid rate year on year for the past 20 + years.  We of course have also just experienced a rapid decline as the country went into lockdown, but as the...

Social media marketing tips

Social media marketing tips

Your roundup of social media marketing tips   Project Start’s very own Digital Marketing Executive Jasmin has been providing essential tips for Marketing Creatives, Wannabe Marketers or businesses to ace at their social media marketing over the last few months....

Mental health awareness week

Mental health awareness week

Being one with nature was the theme of Mental Health Awareness week this week, something we all have turned to during the past year. Nature is important especially for our mental health and connecting with nature can reveal extraordinary benefits. Spending time with...