The BarrettClark & Duncannon Edit

A curated collection of news & insights which aims to inspire and inform.

January 02, 2018

It’s Tough to Stand Out

There is a common misconception in business that it’s the company’s brand alone that matters however, modern “audiences” trust people…

December 22, 2017

Is Recruitment still based on Archaic Ideals or do we need Reform?

HR Magazine ran an editorial back in January about recruitment being based on culture, values as well as skills. They found…

December 22, 2017

Who Has Benefited From The Recession?

Since the recession hit the UK Staycations became a popular phenomenon as a weak pound made overseas holidays significantly more…

December 22, 2017

Is Our UK Customer Service Up To Scratch?

There have been a few news columns of note this week referring to a recent “Handle with Care report” by…

December 22, 2017

Interview with – Lee McDonagh, Operations Director Handmade Pubs

Who are you and what is your current job role?   Lee McDonagh; Operations Director and Development Director for Handmade…

December 22, 2017

Preparing for a Skype Interview

With the recent developments in technology and in particular Skype, video interviews are becoming increasingly popular as a method of…

December 22, 2017

One For All Employers – Writing The Perfect Job Description

In essence, a great job description showcases your role to the potential candidates looking for a role. You need to…

December 22, 2017

How to Work from Home without Ruining your Home Life

It might be difficult to accept, but many professionals are expected to be productive even after their official work hours….

December 22, 2017

The Merits of Finding a Mentor

A mentor can be a huge source of inspiration, advice and knowledge at any stage in your career – but…

December 22, 2017

Interview with – Douglas Waddell, Operations Director for Hand Picked Hotels

Who are you and what is your current job role?   My name is Douglas Waddell and I am the…

December 22, 2017

Hever Castle Triathlon

On Sunday 25th September BarrettClark sent a 3 man team to Hever Castle in Kent to compete in the Hever Castle…

December 22, 2017

The Gym Group – Number 5 in the Startups Top 100 survey

Social responsibility features high on the agenda for The Gym, which brings affordable health and fitness to all sectors and…