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Goodbye career ladder... hello 'squiggly' career path

​The coronavirus pandemic was one of the most profound disruptors of traditional working arrangements of modern times, with agile and remote working solutions being implemented quickly, along wit...

So you want to be a nuclear engineer
So you want to be a nuclear engineer

​If you have a keen interest in science and technology and have good numerical and analytical abilities, you might want to consider a career as a nuclear engineer. As with many nuclear power plant ...

​There’s nothing soft about power skills: hiring trends for job seekers
​There’s nothing soft about power skills: hiring trends the 2022 job seeker needs to know about

In the last few years, the job market has experienced seismic shifts, uncovering opportunities for people’s professional and personal lives like never before. It’s a candidate market out there and ...

The Covid career gap quandary
How to navigate a 'Covid shaped' gap in your CV

CV gaps aren’t new, but after another year of upheaval, many people have experienced big changes to their careers they didn’t expect. So, how should you handle these when applying for jobs?As a re...

What’s keeping you awake at night?
Reactive recruitment won’t cut it in 2022: here's why you need a talent strategy

As we continue to feel the tidal wave of industry disruption caused by the pandemic, companies must become proactive with their hiring. What are the signs that you need to change tack with recruitm...

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5 Rail Qualifications to Boost Your Career in Rail

​Need to boost your career in the Rail industry? Consider upskilling with one of these rail qualifications.With the UK's rail infrastructure currently undergoing huge changes, now is one of the bes...

 How to get your CV noticed in 2022
How to get your CV noticed in 2022

​New year, new you, new job? It's a great time to reflect, take stock and start thinking about personal and professional goals for 2022. The average time hiring managers or recruiters spend reviewi...

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Over 55s – the great debate on this untapped talent pool

​While businesses have spent years trying to perfect their ED&I strategy to bring people of all genders, ethnicities and abilities into the workforce, new research demonstrates one major demogr...

Mastering mindfulness: the superpower of the successful
Mastering mindfulness: the superpower of the successful

Mindfulness is the basic human ability to be fully present, aware of where we are and what we’re doing, and not reactive or overwhelmed by what’s going on around us. In recent years, mindfulness ha...

Is working from home killing company culture?
Is working from home killing company culture?

​Can’t remember the last time you were in the office, or let’s face it, wearing trousers that aren’t your pyjamas? You may not have seen your colleague’s faces in over 18 months. Many may have gro...

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Should we celebrate International Men’s Day? History, controversy & significance

​Every year on 19th November, International Men’s Day (IMD) is celebrated across the world. Many people will be left wondering why men need an awareness day when every day could be considered male...

Rise and whine or rise and shine? How to hack happiness
Rise and whine or rise and shine? How to hack happiness

​A post-pandemic world, for some, has brought fear, apprehension, and a level of uncertainty. Despite this, the concept of ‘new normal’ has signalled an opportunity to reshape, reflect and recalib...

Horrific interview stories that will keep you up at night
Horrific interview stories that will keep you up at night

​The great thing about Halloween is the costumes, pumpkin carving and the spooky stories. We all love a good horror story but when it becomes less of a story and something from everyday life, that’...

Creep’ing it real this Halloween: find out our top ten deadliest jobs according to horror films.
Creepin' it real this Halloween: find out our top ten deadliest jobs according to horror films.

Happy Halloween! The time has come for pumpkin spiced latte’s, sticky toffee apples and spooky nights with endless horror films. We decided the best place to start the Halloween festivities off is...

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Celebrating Black History Month: How our roots have defined us

Occurring annually in October (UK) and February (USA and Canada), Black History Month celebrates important people and events in the history of the African diaspora.​To mark Black History Month 2021...

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The Morson Talent Confessional: A problem shared is a problem halved

Our ongoing mission is to bring together our vast network spanning talent, HR, finance, procurement and more to connect, collaborate and learn from one another and to build meaningful relationship...

How to become a HR Business Partner
How to become a HR Business Partner

​Over the last few years, Human Resource Business Partner roles have become much more commonplace within progressive businesses. This is largely due to more and more employers adopting the HR Busin...

Accessibility: what does it mean to you?
Accessibility: what does it mean to you?

​When you hear the word ‘accessibility’, how does it resonate with you? Equal access, ease of use to the internet and online content, level playing field, wheelchair users’ ability to access shops...

Morson Cornwallis acquisition
Morson Group acquires London recruiter Cornwallis Elt

We are delighted to announce that the Morson Group has completed the acquisition of London-based Cornwallis Elt as we focus on scaling our service offering and enhancing our footprint within the ca...

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Group Head of HR Katie Winstanley nominated for HR Future Leader of the Year

​Morson Group’s Head of HR Katie Winstanley has been shortlisted for the HR Future Leader of the Year at the national HR Excellence Awards.The HR Future Leader award recognises the game-changing ...