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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Get the Most Out of Working with a Recruiter

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Are you a hiring manager on the hunt for fresh talent in the mortgage, property or financial industry? Are you thinking of outsourcing your candidate search? Perhaps your company is already in discussions about working with a recruiter, and you need some tips on maximising your experience as a client?  In this blog, we’ll help […]

Rejected, again?! How to understand job rejections & move forward

Job rejections are a normal and integral part of the job search, but they can seriously affect your morale. If you’ve applied for numerous jobs and received rejection after rejection, you might begin to question your self-worth. The truth is, rejection is completely NORMAL in the world of employment – and it’s actually super important […]

The Perks of Using a Specialist Recruiter

We’ve been in business since 2016 and have accumulated a wealth of knowledge in the mortgage and property service sectors. This makes us not only a trusted and reliable agency for candidates looking for work, but a valuable resource and partner for clients recruiting in our sectors. So, why should you use a specialist recruiter? […]

6 Reasons you should be offering Flexible Working

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Flexible working has typically been an advantage enjoyed by freelancers, contractors, and other part-time workers. But as the traditional business environment evolves and the pandemic changed our normal way of working, flexible working is now much more common. This might be offering remote working or hybrid working (part-time office-based, part-time at home). Offering flexi hours/flexi-time […]