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  • Establishing an employee wellness programme

    I recently read saw two quotes from Richard Branson. The first was: “Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients.” The second: “Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough so they don’t want to.” These quotes…

  • Is the Mitchell Adam Team Ready for the Velo (100 miles!) 12th May 2019?

    How are you feeling about the Velo now that it’s much closer? Ron: I can’t quite believe it’s this Sunday, it’s come round a bit too fast for my liking. In hindsight… I probably should of got a lot more miles on the board. I’ll make sure I complete it but I have no idea…

  • Chartered Qualification within Finance – Is it for me?

    At this time, Mitchell Adam have three fully qualified AAT consultants, something that benefits our clients, and ultimately ourselves. The business have recently added another strong asset, in the shape of an ACCA (Chartered Certified) Qualified Consultant. Why would an Accounting qualification support someone in a recruitment role, especially at Chartered level? Benefits to our…

  • The Botanist Cocktail Masterclass

    Last Friday some of our team popped over to The Botanist on Temple Street only two days after making a cocktail masterclass booking, and we loved it! There were three menu options, we chose the Mediterranean Masterclass with a poppy and pomegranate martini, apricot and peach smash and cardamom and orange spritz. It was held…

  • 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…