Financial Conduct Authority’s PPI time-line sees big banks increase redress provision
9th August 2016
Following the FCA’s update in relation to PPI regulations CEO of Grovelands, Ben Wilson, highlights the key recommendations and changes in the newly published report.
New Grovelands Graduate Insights Report
25th April 2016
Here at Grovelands we are always pleased to provide as much market info and analysis to our clients, contacts and associates as possible. With this in mind, we have developed a series of Insights reports that examine a different aspect of the recruitment market each year. As we are a small company, we produce the […]
How many women does it take to change a lightbulb?
16th February 2016
Despite evidence suggesting that teams are more engaged and productive under female leadership, less than 5% of the world’s biggest 500 firms have female CEOs. David Leen discusses what Grovelands is doing to create a more diverse workforce.
Re-born OR Re-heated?
25th January 2016
David Leen looks at the success of recent revamps, such as the Fiat 500 and Mini, and discusses what the next major reboot could be.
Is there such a thing as a Frank Sinatra Comeback Complex?
6th January 2016
David Leen takes a look at the best business comebacks, and discusses what it takes for brands to redeem themselves following public disgrace.
Advice for a Younger Me
18th November 2015
Grovelands’ co-founder, Mark Davies, reflects on what advice he would give to his younger self based on his experiences of the workplace.
Why working for us beats the big employers
5th November 2015
Some may think that working for a small company means a lack of progression, a limited benefits package and rubbish employee policies. Grovelands is quite the opposite, with our benefits package and career progression plan being one of the best in the area.
The Skills to Succeed in Business
21st October 2015
When it comes to succeeding in business, you don’t necessarily need to be as multifaceted as a swiss army knife. Mark Davies what he thinks are the top five traits needed to succeed in business.
Saying Yes Can Help Your Career
2nd September 2015
There is a plethora of career planning tools and advice available online. These can be very helpful when considering your next career move, but sometimes simply being brave enough to try something new can open up the best opportunities.
Graduate recruitment: Building your organisation from the bottom up
10th June 2015
Grovelands co-founder and director David Leen shares his advice on graduate recruitment, and how to best prepare and motivate a team of graduates.
How to boost your employability before graduation
6th May 2015
University should be an exciting time in life and be enjoyed to the fullest. Graduation can seem a long way away, but it’s never too early to think about the future and build that foundation that will enable you to land that dream job you have in mind.
Don’t Jump: Why you should wait for the right job
22nd April 2015
We all have a friend who hates their job, hates their boss and hates the company they work for. The best advice you can give is to wait for the right job.