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5 Reasons to Quit Perm and Go Contracting

9 Oct 2017

Over the last few weeks, I have made the move from a Permanent Desk to a Contract Desk in MCS Group. This is in response to the huge demand in the local market for contractors, a demand that is still growing and will continue to do so.

What is your strategy for attracting ‘Millennials’ to your firm?

6 May 2016

I have viewed many articles on social media discussing how to employ ‘Millennials’ therefore I felt the time has come to throw my thoughts into the ring. Many of the articles focus on the negativity surrounding the character traits of our so-called future of the legal sector but in reality this is happening here and now.

A leadership lesson on Resilience from Starbucks

15 Apr 2016

Part Six of Ten of the 'Traits of and Effective Leader' series which focuses on an aspect within Leadership and how a high profile leader epitomises it. Part Six focuses on Resilience and features Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz.

NI's Expat Talent: Could We Be Doing More To Bring Them Back?

4 Apr 2016

We produce an exceptional number of talented, bright minds given our population; our regional exam results top the tables year after year and our education system is one of the strongest in Western Europe, yet NI still suffers from a 'brain drain'.

Empathy The Key To Branson's $5b Virgin Empire

4 Apr 2016

Part Five of Ten of the 'Traits of and Effective Leader' series which focuses on an aspect within Leadership and how a high profile leader epitomises it. Part Five focuses on Empathy and features Founder of the Virgin Group Richard Branson.