What winning awards has meant for us

We’ve noticed that the 2019 Suffolk Business Awards are coming up and as winners of the 2018 Suffolk Business Small Business Award and being selected as 3rd place business overall, it got us thinking…


Spider secures national recruitment contract with the UK’s leading container transport company

Spider, the East Anglian based Recruitment company, has secured a national online recruitment advertising contract for Maritime Transport, the UK’s leading container transport company. This contract…


Move like a ninja when recruiting!

Even though the media will have us believe that Brexit has had a negative impact on recruitment, we are still seeing an extremely buoyant market with aggressive competition for strong candidates. But…


Are you a Manufacturing/Engineering company based in Norfolk and Suffolk?

Are you looking to grow your business? NAAME (New Anglia Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering) aims to develop a network here in Suffolk following the success they have had in Norfolk.  The group…


Mental Health Awareness Week ~ 13th - 19th May 2019

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week and this year the focus is on body image. Having body image concerns is not a mental health problem in itself, but it can be a risk factor for mental health…


Spider secure a new twelve-month contract with Christies Care

Spider are delighted to announce that we have secured a new twelve-month recruitment contract with the national live-in home care provider, Christies Care. The award of the contract comes after a…


National Stress Awareness Month

April marks Stress Awareness Month, a campaign designed to increase awareness about stress and promote ways to deal with it. According to the Mental Health Foundation, 74% of UK adults have felt so…


Chair Role - Suffolk Skills Show

Some exciting news, having been Vice Chair for the term, it’s now my turn to become Chair of the Suffolk Skills Show. I literally can’t wait to start the role. This fantastic event brings together…


All fur coat and no knickers?

It's an old saying, but still rings true. You’ve written a good advert/job spec and you're hoping to get great candidates coming through the door. But how do you make sure you get someone who can…


Skills Shortage - Old News?

When I’ve been out and about meeting people, whether it be at a client meeting or a networking event, I’m often asked about the “skills shortage” both nationally and regionally. I’m always a bit…