A skills gap refers to the difference between the skills required to do a certain job and the skills a candidate actually possesses. For companies the skills gap creates problems within the business such as a loss of revenue, a lower quality of work and an inability to expand the business. Based on the figures from the above report, 63% of organisation leaders are struggling with recruitment as candidates lack specialist skills and relevant experience. Almost a quarter of organisation leaders believe that finding staff with the right skillset remains the single biggest challenge facing organisations in the next five years.
“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust the sails to always reach my destination.” Jimmy Dean
This day is about reflecting on the year you have had so far, the growth you have made, the hurdles you have overcome and creating plans for your future. By using this day to evaluate your life so far you can work out if you are making the progress you envisioned or maybe you are not quite where you expected to be at this stage of your life. Whatever the case, Evaluate Your Life Day is a great opportunity to figure out if you are on the right path and if not what changes you can make to get where you expected to be.
With our temporary division rapidly growing with business we are pleased to announce our newest addition to the Hive – Jake Fenn. Jake will be working alongside Oliver as Associate Recruitment Consultant overseeing vacancies across Manufacturing, Industrial FMCG and Agriculture on a temporary basis.
Choosing a new career path is both exciting and overwhelming with multiple ‘career surveys’ out there it can feel like you are in a maze with lots of dead ends! Do you currently have a career but looking to move to a different career path? Make sure that before you make any quick changes that your current role can’t be transformed to a different career you do enjoy. It is important that you set some time out to think about your career path and what will ultimately make you happy and the steps you need to do to get there. There are a few ways you can choose the best path for you:
Here at Busy Bee Recruitment our Technical & Engineering division is thriving and we are pleased to announce the following promotions within the team: