Synths – Fiction or the future?

If you are a sci-fi fan you will have enjoyed the hit series, Humans, as it tackles the proposition of how ‘humanoid’ robots – Synths - would share our world.  It’s not a new concept by any means but perhaps... - Read more

 

THINK! - Cyclist turning left (if you can see them!)

The Government’s campaign to raise awareness of the safety issues around HGV’s and the cyclist has roused diametrically opposed opinions fuelling the debate on safe road sharing.   Official figures state over 100 fatalities in the past five years with 20%... - Read more

 

Could Brexit be good for temporary workers?

There is one thing for sure in business - nobody welcomes uncertainty.  It eats at the heart of decision making and creates feelings of unease.  As we emerge from the intensity of the EU referendum debate, many are numbed by... - Read more

 

Calling all ladies . . .

After a long spell of male domination, we now have a female PM with Theresa May.  Across the Atlantic we may also see Hilary Clinton elected as the first female President of the United States. In Scotland, we have Nicola... - Read more

 

TBC 25 years of success

Who would have thought it?  One minute you have the flame of an idea, the next it’s a multi-million-pound successful organisation that’s 25 years old!  And that’s no mean feat!  Working in recruitment is a barometer of the economy so when... - Read more

 

National Living Wage to benefit temporary employment sector?

The increase in the National Living Wage as of 1st April this year is undoubtedly a double edged sword.  Excluding those on apprenticeships, those over 25 are now legally entitled to £7.20 per hour.  Good for recipients but the changes... - Read more

 

Life’s not all that digital!

What a world we live in. The constant refreshing of online digital media is just getting a pain in the neck.  NO I jest not.  We, as a race of supposed upright homosapiens are developing aches, pains and curvatures we... - Read more

 

The types of temporary work we offer – you’d be amazed!

One great element of working in the industrial, warehousing and driving markets is the variety of things people do!  Here a few to whet your appetite: Assemblers, Braziers, Electrical Assembler, Electrical Fitters, Electricians, Fettlers, Labourers, Machine & Press Operators, Machine... - Read more

 

Why taking a temporary position is a wise choice

OK.  So the industrial, warehousing and driving markets in which we specialise are not the most glamorous but nevertheless they are essential to business operations.  The temporary job market has historically been considered by many job seekers as a last... - Read more

 

You need the right people to run a successful business

What many people might not realise is that as well as providing thousands of temporary workers to businesses across the country, The Best Connection also has a large and growing full-time staff base approaching 600 people.  Similar to other traditional... - Read more

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