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Keep an eye on this page for the latest recruitment insights, people news and, of course, an occasional reason to work with Six Degrees Recruitment.

Top five tips on attracting talent for small businesses

This article, written by James Caan, highlights five steps that should help you to attract the best talent available in your marketplace. We know that in Cumbria, it is finding the potential candidates that can prove to be the hardest part of successfully filling a vacancy. That is certainly where working with Six Degrees Recruitment…

Unemployment has risen in Cumbria.

According to the Office for National Statistics, there were 5,355 people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance or Universal Credit in December, an increase of 70 compared to revised figures for November. There were rises in five of Cumbria’s six districts. South Lakeland saw the biggest rise, with 25 claimants, taking the total to 360 and equating to…

Search for staff gets tougher as vacancies reach record highs – REC

A report from the Recruitment and Employment Confederation today highlights that job vacancies in the UK has reached a record high yet again. With this comes the need to be more creative when searching for candidates to fill these roles. This is something that being located in Cumbria we are very much attuned to!  …

Chief Executive Required – Cumbria

We are delighted to have been asked to assist a local charity Eden Valley Hospice, a cause close to our hearts in their search for a new Chief Executive based in North Cumbria.    We would love you to Like or share this post and we will make a small donation for every like or…

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