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Case Study At the start of 2015, Six Degrees Recruitment started to work exclusively with an organisation that has offices in Cumbria and London. Since then we have developed a successful working partnership and have gained a thorough understanding of our client’s requirements throughout their organisation. Due to our clients growth the roles we have…

Summer Movers and Shakers

Carr’s (CARR.L), the agriculture, food and engineering group, is pleased to announce that Ian Wood has been appointed to the Board of Carr’s as a Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 October 2015. Ian joins Carr’s from Centrica plc where he currently undertakes the role of Commercial Director, International Business Development. During his time at…

CIPD Event – Developing Future Cumbria 9th October 2015

We are always delighted to be asked to sponsor a local event and none could be more poignant than the CIPD event looking at how we develop Future Cumbria as it is a matter close to our hearts. Since we opened our doors some three years ago we have helped businesses big and small develop…

UK Recruiters Struggle to Find the Right Candidates

67.5% of recruitment professionals struggle to find the right candidates Over a third of recruiters (34.2%) believe that candidates have unrealistic expectations A new study from CV-Library, the UK’s largest job site, has revealed that despite a growing jobs market, the recruitment industry is still struggling, with over 67.5% of recruiters admitting to difficulties when…

August News

We can hardly believe it’s September already, Six Degrees Recruitment takes a look back on the market movements in Cumbria this August. SIS Pitches of Maryport secures contract to install football pitch in Russia for the 2018 World Cup. Official figures show that Cumbria had the second highest apprenticeship take up in the UK, following…

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