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Why you shouldn’t stop your job hunt at Christmas

In Careers, Guides, Recruitment by Craig Pledge

Is a new job at the top of your Christmas wish or new years resolution list? It could be worth keeping your search going during the holiday period. While it can be true that many people slow down as the festive fun ramps up, but plenty of hiring still happens around the holiday period. In fact, some employers simply need …

Craig PledgeWhy you shouldn’t stop your job hunt at Christmas
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What are employers really looking for in a candidate?

In Careers, Guides, Recruitment by Andrew Midgley

Employers will only interview a small fraction of the people who applied for the available role. A large number of the applications they receive are either not suitable or from under-qualified candidates. So only the very top few are selected. Therefore, when you walk into a job interview, you’ve likely already met several requirements, and stand a fairly good chance …

Andrew MidgleyWhat are employers really looking for in a candidate?
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What can businesses do to retain talent?

In Careers, News by Andrew Midgley

It’s an important question. First, businesses should understand what their employees’ value the most. Is it getting recognition for good work? Career development? Taking a well-earned lunch break? Finding time for exercise? Or just switching off once they walk through in the front door at 7 pm? The reality is that precious work life balance is now a prominent factor …

Andrew MidgleyWhat can businesses do to retain talent?
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Why is it important to invest in talent?

In Careers, News, Recruitment by Andrew Midgley

At TXM Recruit, we know that attracting and retaining good talent is the key to a successful business. That’s why we have recently been nominated for Best Engineering Recruitment Company to Work For by the Recruiter Awards. We also recognise that the right consultants in our industry are hard to come by. In order to attract the right staff, we …

Andrew MidgleyWhy is it important to invest in talent?
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How-to create a professional LinkedIn profile

In Careers, Guides, Recruitment by Andrew Jarman

If you aren’t on LinkedIn yet, now is the time to sign up. LinkedIn is ‘the’ professional social media platform. It is used by over 430 million users daily and helps to generate a large percentage of all job placements whilst creating networking opportunities with other professionals worldwide. LinkedIn is a fantastic platform for showcasing your skills, knowledge and experience, …

Andrew JarmanHow-to create a professional LinkedIn profile
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My Experience at TXM Recruit – Tyler Ingham

In Apprenticeship, Engineering, Meet The Team, Recruitment, TXM Academy by Andrew Jarman

My experience at TXM Recruit has been everything I expected it to be… brilliant! Looking back on the day I walked through the door for the first time, I couldn’t have had a better welcome from all of the members of staff. In addition to this, the atmosphere of the office was a huge plus point for me as I …

Andrew JarmanMy Experience at TXM Recruit – Tyler Ingham
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Why I enjoy being an apprentice at TXM Recruit – Molly Truby

In Apprenticeship, Careers, Meet The Team, Recruitment, TXM Academy by Andrew Jarman

Meet Molly, TXM Recruit Apprentice. We recently had a chat with Molly about her time so far at TXM Recruit. Read on to why she’s loving her apprenticeship. I am currently completing a Recruitment Apprenticeship with TXM Recruit. One of the reasons why I love being an apprentice at TXM is that I always feel as if my colleagues and managers …

Andrew JarmanWhy I enjoy being an apprentice at TXM Recruit – Molly Truby
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Composite Engineering Apprentice – Aviation

In TXM Academy by Andrew Jarman

TXM Academy are supporting an exciting venture with Milton Keynes employer ProAirsport to recruit two Composite Engineering Apprentices. ProAirsport is an exciting new business within the hybrid mircolight aeroplane market and are currently developing their first product in a long line of future developments. The successful candidates will be part of an innovative and unique organisation where they will learn the …

Andrew JarmanComposite Engineering Apprentice – Aviation