Browsing All Posts published on »August, 2013«

GBBO – A Tasty, Pastry Assessment Centre

August 21, 2013 by


The kids are back to school, the nights are drawing in and the weather seems to be on the turn …it can only mean one thing; autumn will soon be upon us. With darker and cooler evenings on the way, it’s no wonder that urge to curl up on the sofa with the TV remote […]

Are YOU ready to be Hired?

August 19, 2013 by


As some of you may have already heard, especially if you follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn, UP and Aberdeen-based networking group Aberdeen Young Professionals, have teamed up to bring the fun-filled and exciting competition “The UPprentice” back to the North-east.  This week, Kat Reid, a Committee Member for Aberdeen Young Professionals tells us more about […]

How do you compare?

August 12, 2013 by


Salary & Benefits Surveys: Business Support | Workshop/Base Personnel Ever wondered how the salaries and benefits in your organisation compare against others in the North-East marketplace? We can help you find out. Jobs Covered: Business Support The Business Support survey covers jobs in functions including: Administration Finance HR Contracts IT Office Services Supply Chain HSEQ […]

Get Social in September!

August 9, 2013 by


As many of you will know, we’re a social bunch here at UP, so all things Social Media are right up our street! Last year, we we’re delighted to host a seminar with Social Media Guru – Dave Edmundson-Bird, Principal Lecturer in Digital Marketing and Enterprise at Manchester Metropolitan University. The event, ‘How to Win […]

Don’t be a spectator!

August 6, 2013 by


This week, we are pleased to feature a guest blog from Sport Aberdeen, the charitable trust who manage sports and leisure facilities and services on behalf of Aberdeen City Council. The organisation is currently seeking new Trustees to join the board – read on to find out more! Having an interest in sport is important; […]