We always like to know that the work we do adds real value to our members and the wider recruitment sector. And a recent Trade Association Forum (TAF) with speaker Adam Jackson, the Enterprise Director for BIS, appears to confirm that we’re not doing too badly!
Jackson, in his speech, outlined some key issues facing UK SMEs – particular those that were seen as obstacles to growth. Namely: Leadership & Management skills; finance and cash flow; export, technology & innovation and skills & recruitment. After digesting what Jackson had to say, it occurred to us that there is, in fact, a real synergy between those growth obstacles and what we are doing with our members to tackle these issues. So what are we doing? Read the rest of this entry »