Moving towards a neuro-diverse workforce

Autism awareness day is an annual global event taking place 2nd April. The day not only helps to increase understanding of the daily challenges faced by individuals with autism, it also celebrates their unique skills and talents. Businesses are now awakening to the fact that this diverse group have expertise which could be useful to them. Read more

Edinburgh and Glasgow see a spike in job opportunities

Job opportunities in Scottish cities have soared: Edinburgh has seen an 80% increase in job adverts over past two years; Glasgow has seen a rise of 52% Transport and Logistics and Customer Services are the most in-demand industries Totaljobs creates ‘City CV’ to bring to life benefits of Edinburgh and Glasgow for jobseekers Totaljobs research shows there has been 80% increase in jobs advertised in.
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Rising job opportunities in Northern cities

An increasingly mobile workforce across the UK means there is more opportunity than ever for employers based outside of London. Recruiters need not limit their candidate search to their local area – they can expand their talent pool by speaking to those potential candidates who are open to relocating. Key to attracting top talent from across the UK is a.
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The impact of negative working relationships and how to fix them

Fall outRecent research from Totaljobs has found that 6 in 10 UK workers have someone they consider to be a ‘work enemy’. While ‘enemy’ may seem a strong word, the impact poor working relationships can have on a team, and department shouldn’t be underestimated. Our research revealed that over three-quarters of people who say that they have a poor.
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Totaljobs Insight Breakfast: The rise of the Northern Pound

Following the release of our research into The Northern Pound, which found that £1 is worth almost 20% more in the North compared to London, Totaljobs hosted the first in a series of roundtable events. Taking place in Dakota Deluxe, Leeds on February 26th, Totaljobs’ Alison Edwards was joined by Professor of Economics at Lancaster University Geraint Johnes.
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£1 is worth almost 20% more in the North compared to London

There’s been a long-held assumption that those working in London get a “better deal” than those in the North. More job opportunities and higher pay are commonly associated with the capital. However, with large companies such as Channel 4 moving headquarters to the North, it’s clear the Northern Powerhouse is thriving. Totaljobs delved further into the differences between Londoners and.
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RADs Winners 2019

The hotly anticipated RAD Awards 2019 took place last night at Grosvenor House, London. And what a night it was! The evening is a great chance to catch up with people from across the industry, as well as celebrate the successes of the past year. We’re thrilled to sponsor the event and hope everyone who attended enjoyed the merriment of.
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January jobs rush: almost 1.3 million applications as candidates make their next career move

January 2019 is speeding by and jobseekers have been busy. We typically see a spike in activity on Totaljobs.com and Jobsite.co.uk at the start of each new year, and 2019 is no exception. Once people return back to work after the holidays, career goals are on the minds of many, meaning people are ready to get stuck into the job.
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Kickstarting 2019 with a new Totaljobs brand campaign: Get everything you need from a job

1st January 2019 marks not only the start of the New Year, but the launch of our latest advertising campaign, along with a refreshed brand positioning. The new multichannel campaign is our biggest to date, targeting 18-54-year-olds in the North of England between now and 31st March. It can be seen at home on TV and Video On Demand; out and.
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How to make your company transgender-inclusive

Joanne Lockwood is the founder and CEO of SEE Change Happen, which provides organisations and businesses with advice and services on equality, diversity and inclusion. It specialises in awareness and support in the workplace in relation to LGBT+, transgender, and gender non-conforming people. In this article Joanne reflects on research by totaljobs on trans employee.
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