What impact is remote working having on the next generation of young professionals?

Uncategorized | Posted 10.03.22

Author Shelley Ward – Regional Manager Remote working. It was only supposed to be a short term solution to the Covid-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, the benefits of no commute time, greater flexibility, increased motivation and high productivity has left a large percent of the working world demanding more, even after the pandemic dissipates. However, remote working…

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Inflation and its Impact on the UK Labour Market

Uncategorized | Posted 08.02.22

Inflation is one of the biggest threats facing the UK, with data suggesting prices will double for shoppers in January. Not only is the current UK inflation rate impacting individuals, but it is also going to take a large toll on businesses, with bosses predicting financial losses in 2022. These losses come through a combination…

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Knowledge is Power as Cordant People Encourages Reverse Mentoring

Uncategorized | Posted 17.01.22

Young people aren’t the only ones who can benefit from gaining new knowledge, life skills and formidable insight – individuals of all ages can, and should, take advantage. Cordant People’s reverse mentoring programme, pairs knowledge-hungry individuals, with talent of all ages, who share insider information, advice and tips on topics such as; sales, social media,…

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The Impact of NHS Winter Pressures on Public Sector Worker Shortages

Uncategorized | Posted 02.12.21

New data from August and September 2021 illustrates the ongoing disruptive impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the UK public sector. The latest data warns of the pressure points the NHS will face this winter and winter 2022.  We know when winter pressures begin and when they peak, and that Covid-19 will make dealing with…

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5 Key Lessons From The Olympics

Career Advice | Uncategorized | Posted 04.08.21

As the Olympic games are coming to a close, it’s the perfect time to look back and reflect on what we can learn from the games and the athletes competing.  Teamwork There are few better examples of how important teamwork is than the Olympics. Working together and supporting each other helps us reach our own…

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3D Printing disrupting the construction sector

Uncategorized | Posted 05.03.21

Construction technology is reshaping the industry. Defined by CII, construction technology refers to the collection of innovative tools, machinery, modifications, software, etc. used during the construction phase of a project that enables advancement in field construction methods, including semi-automated and automated construction equipment. 3D printing has been a key technology that has been introduced, trialled…

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The Ultimate Motivational Playlist

Uncategorized | Posted 11.01.21

How’re those New Year resolutions going? Still managing to keep up the motivation? If you’re like us and need a little boost (less than 2 weeks into the year) then fear not – we’ve compiled the ultimate motivational playlist of some of our team’s favourite tracks to get you pumped and ready for whatever it…

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How to Tackle Redundancy

Uncategorized | Posted 02.12.20

How to Cope with Redundancy: A 7 Step Guide Facing redundancy can often be a very difficult time filled with uncertainty and a lot of anxiety. A redundancy is tough at the best of times – let alone during a global pandemic, so it’s important to process everything, dust yourself off, and with the right…

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Opportunities to Upskill & Reskill For Your Next Career Move

COVID-19 Working Advice | Uncategorized | Posted 03.04.20

Right now is a testing time for so many people, not just in the UK, but across the world. So many have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in different ways, and we know many have been affected in their careers. We’ve taken a look at the training opportunities currently available for anyone who has…

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#NationalStressAwarenessMonth: Recognising Stress

Uncategorized | Posted 28.03.19

April marks the start of #NationalStressAwarenessMonth, a month dedicated to increasing public awareness about stress, highlighting the causes of stress, the negative effects on the mind and body & how to relieve stress once and for all. At some point in life, most people will experience stress themselves – but a constant feeling of stress…

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International Women's Day

#BalanceForBetter: International Women’s Day

News | Uncategorized | Posted 06.03.19

Happy International Women’s Day! This International Women’s Day at Cordant People we believe a balanced world is a better world. That’s why today we’re showing our support for a more gender-balanced world by celebrating women’s achievement, raising awareness against bias and taking action for equality. Let’s build a gender-balanced world. “As the mother of two…

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