Reflecting on Women’s History Month: The Vital Role of Women in the Workforce

As March unfolded, the world celebrated International Women’s History Month, and International Women’s Day on the 8th. We saw so many amazing pieces of content online and across social media, and some of the information we learned was truly f*cking insane. Now the month of awareness is over, we wanted to reflect on the remarkable […]

Remote Working: Is it the New Normal?

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From traditional office spaces to the BIG changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re taking a look into the history of remote work in the mortgage and finance sectors. With almost 60% of all UK employers offering remote work in 2023, and 44% of employees adopting this working set-up, we wanted to understand how […]

New Year, New Career: Setting and Achieving Career Resolutions

Hey there! We hope you’re all having a banging start to 2024 – January has been looong though, no? As we’re well into a brand-new year now, it’s time to shake off the January blues and focus on what really matters – your career! Let’s dive right into the nitty-gritty of why you might be […]

Opportunities in 2024: A Fresh Start for Job Seekers & Employers!

Greetings from a frosty Sheffield! Are we all ready for 2024?… As we get ready to say goodbye to 2023, the job market is brimming with exciting possibilities, so this month’s blog is all about shedding light on why January is the ideal time for both job seekers and employers to find new roles and […]

CV Writing: High-Impact Resumes For Success In The Mortgage Industry

In the ever-evolving job market, where competition is fierce and opportunities are sought after, having a standout CV is crucial. This is especially true when aspiring to find a role in a niche industry such as mortgages. The mortgage industry is dynamic, full of diverse roles each demanding a unique skill set and experience. To […]

Salaries in the Mortgage Market: Post-COVID Trends

Ey up you lovely lot! We hope October has treated you well, we can’t believe it’s November already! Today, we’re talking about MONEY. That’s right, the topic people equally love and hate at the same time. Why does it still feel awkward to bring up this subject in conversation? It’s 2023, people deserve to be given […]

Common Pain Points When Using a Recruiter: Addressed

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Picture this: Your business is booming, and you’re ready to expand your team to keep up with the demand. You want the best talent out there, but you’re faced with the daunting task of finding the right fit. The thought of using a recruiter has crossed your mind, but you’re not entirely sure if it’s […]

Your First Week in a New Job: Tips for a Successful Start as a Mortgage Advisor

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Congratulations are certainly in order! Starting a new job as a Mortgage Advisor is a significant achievement, especially in a competitive job market. It’s a testament to your skills and the hard work you’ve put into securing this position. However, as you step into this new role, it’s natural to feel a mix of excitement […]

Candidates’ Concerns: A Recruiter’s Guide to Commonly Asked Questions

In recruitment, candidate concerns are at the forefront of our interactions. As candidates reach out to us, their concerns, queries, and expectations become apparent, offering a window into their aspirations, lifestyle preferences, and career objectives. To ensure a seamless and fulfilling journey for job seekers, we will explore the prevalent candidate concerns that frequently come […]

Knowledge is Power: Mastering the Mortgage Jargon Jungle

The world of mortgages and finance can often feel like a foreign land where the language spoken is full of jargon and acronyms that seem to defy any understanding. However, fear not, for this blog will be your guide in untangling the web of complex terminology that you might come across if you’re speaking to […]