online presence: Have you googled yourself lately?

Online presence: Have you Googled yourself lately?

In today’s digital world ‘Googling’ yourself should not be seen as the height of narcissistic behaviour, but an essential, and regular health check of your online presence. It’s no secret that many employers will check out your online ...

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Why should you let RedWigWam hire your workers?

Naturally, you want your workers to be the best of the bunch. You can spend weeks wading through piles of CV’s, followed by many more weeks of phone calls, emails, assessments and interviews. Recruitment is time-consuming and ...

Five ideal temporary jobs for the summer

5 ideal temporary jobs for the summer

School’s out for the summer! You might be feeling buzzed about a summer season of fun ahead of you. But probably slightly less buzzed about how you’re going to fund it. But fear not. We have the solution! Temporary jobs. Firstly, ...

Why outsourcing is the answer to the hospitality staff conundrum

Why outsourcing is the answer to the hospitality staff conundrum

At RedWigWam, we like to think we know how to get workers on-site and integrated into your business at short notice. For this reason, we’re fast becoming the temporary recruitment provider of choice for the hospitality industry – where ...

The Taylor Report

Fair, decent and high quality. The Taylor Report is a welcome roadmap for an evolving labour market . . . and some of us are already proving that it works

I must admit that the release of the Taylor Report into the UK economy this week left me with mixed emotions. Knowing that much of the spotlight would fall on the so-called “gig economy” I almost dreaded the media coverage that would ...

How to read body language at an interview

How to read body language at an interview

Body language speaks volumes about a person, and can have a big impact on your first impression of them (and them of you), as well forming part of your lasting impression. Most people will read body language at an interview without ...

The gig economy isn’t a monster. It’s a complex beast

The gig economy isn’t a monster. It’s a complex beast

If recent media coverage is to be believed, the gig economy has taken advantage of workers around the UK and evaded employment laws relating to pay, rights and conditions. But look past the headlines and I’d like to argue that there’s ...

Why business insurance is essential for driving roles

Why business insurance is essential for driving roles

It’s a legal requirement to have insurance for the car you are driving. But if you use your car for work, did you know you need business insurance for it? Maybe not! Using your car for work could literally just be using it to commute ...

The realities of life after graduation

The realities of life after graduation

‘Getting an excellent job after graduation was so easy!’ Said no graduate ever. Before we start – let’s be clear. Getting a 1st for your undergraduate degree is hard going. Everyone begins their degree course with a positive attitude. ...

When is the right time to retire?

When is the right time to retire?

Being told to retire at 65 is a thing of the past. We’re no longer forced to stop at a set age – and can keep on working as long as we like. Indeed, many ‘retirees’ are turning to agencies, like us here at RedWigWam, to find flexible ...

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