The latest Blog from Syntax Consultancy.....

9th Oct 2014

The RR Bloodhound, and Positive Permanent Recruitment News..... 

Syntax are proud sponsors of the Derby Mini Maker Faire 2014!

The BLOODHOUND SuperSonic rocket car is coming to Derby....


The Bloodhound SSC is designed to break the World Land Speed Record and reach 1000mph!

The Bloodhound will be on Cathedral Green during the event on both Saturday 25 and  Sunday 26 October.

Register for your free tickets for the Derby Mini Maker Faire here.


85% of Firms Plan Recruitment Drive of Permanent Staff

A recent report highlights some very positive statistics relating to the permanent recruitment market, with many firms planning to ramp up their permanent workforce. 

According to a report by a jobs boost is ahead for UK workers as more than eight out of ten (85%) of employers plan to increase their permanent workforces in the short term. 

The HR organisation, which has 3,349 corporate members across the UK, also found three quarters (75%) of respondents plan to increase their workforces in the medium term.

The research, part of the REC’s JobsOutlook report, revealed the number of firms cutting the cost of their workforce through redundancies, headcount freezes, or reduced hours or pay had halved in the past year from 33% in August 2013 to 17% last month.

The organisation explained the UK jobs market continues to offer opportunities for jobseekers looking for permanent work as 89% of employers plan to take on a permanent member of staff in the next three months and 78% in the next four to 12 months.

Read the full article here.

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