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Why you need a board assessment
In order to be successful, a company needs to have competent individuals in place in the board and management team that posses the right skills and can work seamlessly together in alignment with the company’s strategic direction. Entering post covid, the stakes couldn’t be any higher in today’s dynamic corporate governance landscape. As companies’ strategies, business environments, challenges and the general expectation of the performance of boards and directors evolve, expectations for the right mix of skills, experience and perspective constantly change too.
Award-winning journalist & writer, Shane Snow, discusses “Dream Teams” with BMC
BMC were delighted to welcome Shane Snow online with the whole team to talk about the concept of “Dream Teams” . We all must make sure we build on our own Dream Teams as we recover from this pandemic. Shane covered the following with us: Cognitive Diversity, What makes successful sales people, Cognitive Friction, Intellectual Humility and Culture Add.
Mental Health in Construction: How to safeguard wellbeing
The construction sector is proving to be one of the worst cases for staff well being. In this blog we have looked in to the problem and what solutions are available.
Mental Health Awareness Week 2020
BMC are marking Mental Health Awareness Week through our Operations Director Andrew sharing his story. This week’s theme is kindness– there’s a culture of kindness which is catching much more quickly than any virus and for those who are suffering from mental health issues, you are not alone.
Working from Home during COVID19 – Digital Union & BMC discuss
BMC have been working from home since April, and during the COVID19 pandemic we’ve gone the extra mile to stay as close as a team as we always are, and a lot of that has come from sharing our knowledge, advice and experiences. So we were delighted when our friends at Digital Union asked Lauren to speak as an employee and specialist in her sector about working from home, staying sane and what to do in some pretty unusual times.
What are you worth?
Our new salary calculator perfectly embodies the work our consultants do here at BMC – it’s focussed on providing honest advice for the Technology industry we specialise in! We wanted to provide a simple way for our Tech candidates to know their worth in the marketplace. Our Salary calculator tool is a free way to estimate what salary you should be keeping an eye out for – and it can be used to help businesses know how to keep their salaries competitive.
Employee of the Month – February 2020
Meet Lauren, our Employee of the Month for February 2020! (Move over Sarmon). Lauren has been awarded for her continuous dedication to her clients and candidates which resulted in her often coming into the office to work on her days off and working outside of normal working hours to assist both clients and candidates alike.
Insider Media: Ask the Expert
BMC Recruitment Group’s Senior/ Executive division leader, Nicola Reid, gives her opinion on career moves for top execs in today’s World…
BMC Construction’s Continued Growth
As February 2020 draws to a close, following a series of multiple hires to bolster our team, we welcome Ella Waterfield to BMC’s Construction Team. Ella joins us with over 5 years’ experience in recruitment and Ella will be focussing on running BMC’s Trades and Labour desk in Sarmon Gaffney’s thriving team. Ella has managed previous construction desks including Civils and Housing which covered the North East, Yorkshire and East Midlands region.