Breaking Through a Creative Block

We’ve all been there. The blank page. That sadistically winking cursor. The feeling of tumbleweeds bouncing between your ears. Feeling as though you are slamming your head repeatedly against a giant mental wall, whilst you struggle in vain to come up with something, anything to say. Maybe all the ‘Back to School’ talk and advertising

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The Aftermath of Meeting Exciting New Talent

I may well have mentioned to all and sundry last week that the team here at MedComms Professionals planned to do something very special on Thursday 3rd September. We held another of our assessment centres designed to help smooth the way for junior candidates into the medical communications industry. From our keynote speakers in the

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Clinical Professionals’ Acquisition by CPL

Yvette Cleland CEO of Clinical Professionals Ltd is delighted to announce its acquisition by Ireland’s leading employment services group, CPL Resources PLC. As Europe’s leading life science staffing company we strive to provide the highest quality service for both candidates and clients whilst priding ourselves in being innovators within the life science industry. The acquisition

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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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