Reacclimatising to Normality

Going back into work after a gloriously wonderful holiday can be a traumatic process. On the other hand, it might have been a soul destroying energy suck. Important items such as passports might have gone astray, hotels not lived up to their glowing reviews and everyone contracted exotic bug as an unwelcome souvenir. Rather than

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Time is of the Essence

Madonna lied to us, if anything time doesn’t go by slowly. In fact it whips by at a breakneck pace leaving us in the billowing dust of its wake. Sure, the clock can seem to be dragging its second hand across its face at a glacial pace when you’re twiddling your thumbs of an afternoon,

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Time and Past for a Party

Being British, we are famed across the globe for maintaining that stiff upper lip and keeping all manner of emotion safely bottled up inside. However, we do need to be able to recognise achievement and what better way to do so than with some sincere celebration? So, here’s your pocket sized guide to the world

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Searching for summer

It’s that time of year. The sun is out (occasionally and pretty much when you’re least expecting it but this is England after all and the sun’s always been something of a shy and retiring maiden here) and so is school. Maybe you’re still buoyed up by the wonderful weekend you just had and are

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What’s your ideal job title?

Now I don’t mean what are you qualified for? I’m not talking about what’s available in the current job market? Deep down, what is it that you really want to do? If we’re going to embrace the whole Americana of it all; what is it that makes you happy? If I chose to go down

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How to Stick in a Recruiter’s Memory

Some tongue in cheek advice and personal anecdotes Not everyone has the ability to be the perfect candidate; an exceptional specimen of professionalism brimming with a strong/relevant experience, friendly demeanour and raring to go on any opportunities available. Nevertheless there are many different ways to make yourself memorable to people like us and potential employers…both

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Not Everyone’s a Winner…

No, wait. Hear me out! As the glitz and glamour fades away from another stunning awards season here is some insight from someone who didn’t attend a single ceremony. Don’t worry, there is plenty of gossip about what went down at Communique coming up courtesy of Sarah. While you’ve got to be mindful of behaving

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Client Meeting 101

Client Meetings 101 Everyone knows how vital client meetings are and we are no different. Early on Monday morning our intrepid consultants Matt and Lowri braved the outside world to attend an event hosted by one of our clients for all their external recruiters. As a result our MedComms Professionals have some sage advice for

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