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  • The Four Day Working Week – Could it Work?

    Today, many people will have heard of the four-day week; a company decision for employers to reduce staff working days from five to four without a reduction in wages. Whilst it’s a popular topic in a number of countries, very few businesses have chosen to implement the change. But why do people believe it could…

  • Stuff to do Summer 2018 in Birmingham

    Finally we’re starting to see a little summer peeking through after a winter that just didn’t want to end. So what can we do to make the most of it before we hit the long dark nights and round the clock heating again? We have a few ideas… Ever been to an outdoor cinema? Apparently…

  • How to post on something you know nothing about!

    Having recently started working here at Mitchell Adam and coming from a Construction Recruitment background I have to be honest, I am no expert in all things Finance! I began writing blogs last month and a colleague of mine who recently started working for our Sister Company “M A Executive” wrote her first blog just…

  • ‘Wind Down Watering Holes!’

    The busy buzz of the business district in Birmingham city centre is fantastic! The district is home to many big name companies, some global and corporate and others independent and boutique, but all part of the daily hustle and bustle that is city centre working. The day to day life of a recruiter, along with…

  • Picking a ‘Company Anthem’ – How hard can it be?

    I was doing my usual content research for our social media channels, when I came across an article that really made me think; ‘Pick a ‘Company Anthem’ to Attract Top Talent’ by J.T.Donnell is about, well, picking a ‘company anthem’ to attract top talent – lets be honest, it does what it says on the…

  • Acorns Childrens Hospice Charity Quiz

    Last Tuesday (20th May) the Mitchell Adam team took part in a very enjoyable and fairly competitive quiz night (the office entered two teams… the rivalry was fierce!). Birmingham Chamber of Commerce hosted the quiz, which saw 21 teams of Birmingham’s best and brightest professionals compete for, not only the winning prize of four bottles…

  • 10 Famous Factional and Fictional Accountants (And Wannabes!)

    Accountancy in general gets a lot of stick for being boring, but there’s no doubt that accountants themselves cop for it the worst; if you were to look up accountant in the dictionary, you’d expect boring to be in the related words ( I even checked…). However, when we dig a little deeper and peel…