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Make Octopus your New Year's resolution

Monday 6th January was expected to be one of the UK's busiest recruitment days of the year with about 20% of the total workforce putting the Christmas festivities behind them by sending their CVs to recruiters and applying for new jobs.

January is always a hectic time in the recruitment market as many people reflect on their career prospects over the holiday period with some even making finding a new job their New Year's resolution.

So, if... Read more >
Post Image Seasons Greetings

Seasons Greetings

At this time of year, it's a pleasure to pause and say thank you to the many people who have helped make this year so rewarding.

Our success has exceeded our wildest expectations and enabled us to strengthen the team by appointing a new recruitment consultant and I'm sure you'll join us in welcoming Ali Burridge to the team.

2014 also promises to be an exciting year, as we build on our reputation as the 'go to' recruitment agency in the... Read more >
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A Massive Well Done to the Boys

Octopus Personnel were delighted to sponsor a 110 mile Tandem Bike Ride which started on 13th October 2013. Rotarians Peter Cook and Roland Martin embarked on a sponsored Tandem ride around Dorset in aid of Diabetes UK and local Rotary charities. They decided on Diabetes UK as Peter is diabetic and being Rotarians they wanted to support local rotary charities as well.
They purchased the tandem in August and started training in early... Read more >
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The Moon's a Balloon

Octopus Personnel's 'balloon race' at the Gillingham and Shaftesbury Show which resulted in hundreds of balloons being released up into the Dorset summer evening skies has raised the sum of £350 for the Cystic FibrosisTrust. This year's winning entry took a south easterly route, travelling more than 700 miles before finally ending up in the heartlands of Germany. The owner of Octopus, Sandra Smart who is pictured with her Team presenting a... Read more >