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I’m a Graduate…Get Me Into There!

November 29, 2013 by


Yes – the time is here, when many of us lose our evenings to the appeal of reality TV as we settle down to watch… I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!  (Dumdum dum-dum dum-dum dum dum!!) Each year ITV desperately tries to aid the British public, seeking to rid us of a range of […]

Work Smarter, Not Harder

November 26, 2013 by


I’m so happy! Happy go lucky me! I just go my way, Living everyday! I don’t worry! Worrying don’t agree, Things that bother you, Never bother me! A cheery song and a mantra we’d all like to live by, but for many stress and worry can be a part of everyday life. The recent Big […]

We run a Mickey Mouse business…

November 22, 2013 by


Originally posted on The UP Blog:
At least that’s what we aspire to do. You probably think we are mad… Let me start by using some text from that well know font of knowledge, Wikipedia…. “Pejorative use of Mickey’s name: “Mickey Mouse” is a slang expression meaning small-time, amateurish or trivial. In the UK and…

Sheep Dipping

November 13, 2013 by


Regular readers of the blog will (hopefully!) know by now, that although we can sometimes be a bit obscure, agricultural topics are not something we tend to feature often on the UP Blog! So you would be quite right to think – what on earth does sheep dipping have to do with the world of HR, Training & Recruitment?! […]

Put the cHeRry on Top!

November 11, 2013 by


Do you know someone who excels in HR, Training or Recruitment? A team who have a creative and innovative approach to HR? A brilliant and blossoming HR professional just starting out in their career? An amazing and exemplary employer? If you do, then I bet they’ve already been having a fantastic year – being able to see their […]