The Key to Good Customer Service

The Key to Good Customer Service

Customer Experience is Top Priority for Businesses in 2021   At the end of last year, I wanted to lease a fully electric car, as I knew it would be better for the environment. I have always lived within my means, so I knew I could afford to lease the car I...

At Karen Collier Careers, we are guided by our values at the heart of everything we do. We will ensure that all our valuable candidates are given an equal opportunity when seeking employment through Karen Collier Careers. Equality and Diversity Commitments: We will...
Otway & Orford

Otway & Orford

Otway & Orford – luxury silk pocket squares with a difference     We have just ‘cut the ribbon’ on a new men’s accessories brand called Otway & Orford, offering for sale online luxury silk pocket squares with a difference. The aim is to create...
SCOUT – The Science of Style

SCOUT – The Science of Style

SCOUT – The Science of Style   Scout is a boutique agency of hand-picked fashion professionals who move fast. Our reports are fresh, concise, and relevant. We combine global market insight with creativity to bring you results-based, proven forecasts. Everything...
Is doing your own recruitment worth it?

Is doing your own recruitment worth it?

Is doing your own recruitment worth it? Many brands are now doing their own in-house recruitment to cut down on costs and have stopped using a specialised recruitment agency, but short-term gains can lull us into long-term losses, as too often we lose money in favour...
Failure Doesn’t Exist; it is Only a Change of Direction

Failure Doesn’t Exist; it is Only a Change of Direction

Failure Doesn’t Exist; it is Only a Change of Direction A couple of years ago, I decided I wanted to start running. I wanted to do it the right way, so I hired a personal trainer who specialised in running. Three months later, I was not getting anywhere, and I...
IS IT EVEN POSSIBLE TO BE OVERQUALIFIED?

IS IT EVEN POSSIBLE TO BE OVERQUALIFIED?

IS IT EVEN POSSIBLE TO BE OVERQUALIFIED? Last week a candidate called me to say that they had been applying for jobs but keep being told that they are overqualified? When I was made redundant in 2008, during a recession from my Technical Managers’ role, I knew...
A QUICK GUIDE ON WHAT TO WEAR ON A VIDEO INTERVIEW?

A QUICK GUIDE ON WHAT TO WEAR ON A VIDEO INTERVIEW?

A QUICK GUIDE ON WHAT TO WEAR ON A VIDEO INTERVIEW? Dressing for a formal job interview is essential for making an excellent first impression. Now job interviews are being conducted by video, there is, even more, to think about when it comes to dressing to impress. I...