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STARK BROOKS BOLSTERS MANCHESTER TEAM

03/11/14

Recruitment firm Stark Brooks has taken on four consultants in Manchester to meet growing demand in its key markets.

They are focusing on recruiting ...

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STARK BROOKS ADDS QUARTET AS REVENUES SURGE

24/04/14

Recruitment firm Stark Brooks has added four staff during a bumper start to 2014.

Chief executive Gron Ffoulkes-Davies today said revenues in the fir...

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STARK BROOKS BUOYANT AS IT CELEBRATES MILESTONE

26/11/13

Recruitment firm Stark Brooks is enjoying its best month for almost three years as it toasts its 30th anniversary.

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GROWING DEMAND PROMPTS NEW ARRIVALS AT STARK BROOKS

07/10/13

Recruitment firm Stark Brooks has added three more members of staff in response to growing demand for its...

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Stark Brooks strengthens teams on both sides of Pennines

23/07/13

 

RECRUITER Stark Brooks has bolstered its teams on both sid...

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Stark Brooks lures back Mike Smith to spearhead Yorkshire growth drive

19/05/13

Recruitment firm Stark Brooks has lured back Mike Smith as associate director at its Yorkshire office just months after he left to join a rival.

 

Mike, 32, initially joined St...

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Stark Brooks appoints new Chief Executive

21/04/13

PRESS RELEASE

 

STARK BROOKS RESTRUCTURES TOP TEAM

Recruitment firm Stark Brooks has appointed Gron Ffoulkes-Davies to the role of chief executive on a permanent basis wh...

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Press Release: Selecting a Recruitment Partner

08/12/10

In a recent survey conducted by Stark Brooks Associates 71% of employers in the North of England said that they had had a “bad experience” with a recruitment consultant, with 28% of tho...

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The War on Talent

08/12/10


"With recruitment agencies springing up all over the country, firms looking to use their services must ensure that the consultants are acting in the best interests of their business, foc...

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Recruitment Businesses: as Dead as the Dodo?

27/10/10

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Social Media Survey Results

25/10/10

Following last weeks survey:

Do you use Social Marketing sites?:

Yes:
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Recovery Recruiter

14/10/10

One of the great things about Recruitment is the ability to learn so thoroughly from someone else's mistakes. In so many different corporate functions, specific mistakes departments make are is...

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Cycling Photos

19/09/10

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Struggling to find the best Executive?

07/09/10

Struggling to find the best Executive?

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Are you optimistic or pessimistic about recovery from the recession?

22/09/09

Stark Brooks - press release - 23rd September 2009

Are you optimistic or pessimistic about recovery from the recession?

In an on-line survey conducted by recruitment consultancy Stark Brooks...

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Job Hunting in a Downturn

01/06/09

The job market has not stopped. There are still jobs out there. However, it is tough. Have you considered how you are positioned to find your next role in the current climate? Below are some sugges...

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CIPD Spring Survey

26/05/09

CIPD Spring Survey: employee views on the future and challenges facing business

In a recent CIPD Survey, the majority of UK employees (75%) plan to stay with their current employer...

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7th May 2009: have the banks turned a corner?

11/05/09

After positioning himself as one of the four horsemen of the apocalypse for the last year or more of economic crisis, Robert Peston at the BBC finally seems to see the glass as half full. Although ...

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Recent Press Coverage

15/01/09

Managers need to think about how they can adequately handle stress, it has been advised.

Effective managers are the ones who understand what the best way for them to relieve stress...

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Recruiting in a Recession

11/01/09

One of the great things about Recruitment is the ability to learn so thoroughly from someone else's mistakes. In so many different corporate functions, specific mistakes departments make are is...

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Bucking the trend?

07/01/09

Stark Brooks are delighted to announce the appointment of Iain Everett to the Yorkshire Finance Division. Iain arrives with an excellent background and training with four years' experience as an H...

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Who want's to be a rock star?

29/10/08

Stark Brooks' Managing Director, Sally Toumi, has always wanted to be a rock star!

Well, it was a well kept secret, until given the opportunity to showcase her talents at EN Magazine'...

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Credit Crunch scaremongering could damage successful businesses

07/09/08

Article in Crain's Manchester Business by Gary Chaplin, Regional Director

As the credit crunch begins to slide further towards recession - and the media wants to talk of nothin...

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Stark Brooks Rewards Rising Stars

05/06/08

Executive recruitment firm Stark Brooks, ranked within the top ten regional firms, has appointed two of its top talent to head up the Manchester and Yorkshire operations, following its most success...

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PRESS RELEASE - How to select a recruitment consultancy

05/06/08

In a recent survey conducted by Stark Brooks Associates 71% of employers  in the North of England said that they had had a “bad experience” with a recruitment consultant, with 28% ...

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New Appointment to Manchester Office

07/04/08

Stark Brooks brings on business manager

In its third top-level appointment in only two months, Stark Brooks has brought on highly re...

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Recent Press Coverage

11/03/08

The Budget Backlash

“This is a desperate Budget from a devalued Chancellor.” And it gets worse. After Chancellor Alistair Darling dropped his pearls of w...

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Minimum wage to rise to £5.73 - did you know?

04/03/08

The minimum wage is set to rise by more than 20p an hour, the government announced today on 5th March. 

From October workers must be paid a minimum of £5.73 an hour, up from £...

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Agency Worker Rights - more red tape?

24/02/08

A private member's bill which would improve temporary workers' rights has moved to committee stage in the Commons.

Labour MP Andrew Miller's legislation, which proposes a st...

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Executive Recruitment - the "war for talent"

20/02/08

Comment from Sally Toumi, Managing Director of Stark Brooks, for Yorkshire Insider Magazine

"With recruitment agencies springing up all over the country, firms...

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How to... attract back former employees

14/02/08

The following article appeared in Recruiter Magazine, 6th February 2008, as part of their MASTERCLASS series:


How to... attract back former employees
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Yorkshire Office Continues to Expand

17/12/07

Leeds Office Strengthens Team

Stark Brooks is pleased to announce the continued growth and strengthening of our operations in Yorkshire following a record year, with the prom...

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How to... offer your staff a career break

07/10/07

The following article appeared in Recruiter Magazine, 19th September 2007, as part of their MASTERCLASS series:

How to... offer your staff a career break.

The...

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STOP PRESS - Stark Brooks Wins Prestigious Award

23/09/07

Yorkshire's Finest - Best Recruitment Manager 2007

Our Regional Recruitment Manager for Yorkshire has been recognised for his outstanding work with a prestigious award o...

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Continued Success with Morris Group

11/09/07

The Morris Group are one of the UK's leading housebuilders and developers with a long-standing and successful partnership with Stark Brooks.

This relationship is continui...

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Stark Brooks short-listed for Recruitment Awards

10/09/07

The Yorkshire Office has been short-listed for no fewer than four awards, at "Yorkshire's Finest"...

Yorkshire Post Newspapers and the Recruitment & Employm...

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Turn the heat up on your career...

15/08/07

Comment from Sally Toumi, Managing Director of Stark Brooks Associates, for the Manchester Evening News, August 2007

Following the summer months, there is always a surge in the num...

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Recent Press Coverage

15/08/07

Recent Press Coverage...

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A Nation Full of Moaners

15/07/07

People in the UK spend on average 1.34 hours per week moaning about their jobs, according to a recent survey by Stark Brooks Associates.  This equates to more than 64 hours per year, meaning that...

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The Great British Holiday...Does it even exist?

15/07/07

The days of British bosses swanning off for weeks at a time, to get away from the stresses and strains of work are definitely a thing of the past, according to the latest survey conducted by Stark Bro...

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Stark Brooks Announces Record Results

15/07/07

Stark Brooks Announces Record Results

Once advised that it was the quantity not quality of work that matters, Sally Toumi, Managing Director of Stark Brooks, has shown that t...

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Stark Brooks strengthens Research Division

01/07/07

Stark Brooks Associates is continuing to invest in the future of its Manchester office, following the appointment of David Lloyd-Tyrrell to head up the dedicated research team.

2007 has seen ...

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Yorkshire Expansion Exceeds Expectations

06/02/07

Leading recruitment consultants, Stark Brooks Associates in Leeds continues to grow with the appointment of two new recruitment consultants, Karen Timms and Simon Webb.

“This is a gre...

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Rogue Recruiters - How to ensure that you don't get burnt!

01/02/07

Press Coverage in Insider Magazine

In a recent survey conducted by Stark Brooks Associates, 71% of employers said they have had a bad experience with a recruitment consultant...

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