Careers Blog

Welcome to the EmptyLemon blog - your first port of call for the latest careers and recruitment information.

Remember that our blog isnt just for entertainment - because EmptyLemon is a leading jobs site. We are here to help you progress up the career ladder - as well as arm you with the latest information.

Split directions. What is happening to recruitment in the retail sector?

A quick glance at the news pages reveals a split personality when it comes to recruitment in the retail sector.  Some retailers have ambitious recruitment plans, whilst others are sadly making numbers of staff redundant.

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Fake SIA licences exposed – how do I check employees’ SIA credentials?

EmptyLemon advertises roles in the security industry, including security guards and door supervisors, so when I read a news article on the BBC website about fraudulent SIA licences being issued, naturally my thoughts turned to how our valued customers in the industry and indeed other sectors can check whether employees’ qualifications are genuine.

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How to be an Easter business sales winner

Easter traditionally saw a slow down of business, with many workers taking the opportunity to enjoy an extended Spring break or meet childcare commitments.  Here is how to be among the Easter business sales winners.

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What does a Kitchen Manager do and which companies are currently recruiting?

We have recently taken on a number of Kitchen Manager roles across the UK.  Is this the same role as a Head Chef and if so, which skills do you need to succeed?

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Where To Find All The Good Telesales People For Your Vacancies

We are starting to list more Telesales roles within the professional services, contact centre and business services sectors.  These employers are asking for our help with fulfilling these vacancies and think that the ‘Sales’ word is putting people off.  Here are our three questions to ask yourself to boost applications for Telesales vacancies.

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How To Get Happy In The Workplace

It is International Day of Happiness Day today and we are getting our smiles on here at EmptyLemon.  The International Day of Happiness was established by the UN general assembly in 2012 to promote the idea that ‘the pursuit of happiness is a fundamental human goal’. In its 70th anniversary year, the UN will be undertaking several campaigns to help achieve this goal.

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