During the party season when is the best time to pull a sickie?

Now that the silly season has descended upon us you may occasionally have thoughts about taking time off after a night out. Well it appears that today is the best day for it…. According to market research by Attest this is the time of year when most people take time off. In November and December the best time to do it is apparently to call in More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, November 13th, 2016

Courtyard Edinburgh opening next month – jobs still available

The City centre hotel, Courtyard Edinburgh has about 100 jobs available for locals ahead of its opening in December. Courtyard Edinburgh, from Marriott International, is a contemporary four star hotel located More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, October 31st, 2016

Edinburgh job – volunteer guide at Lauriston Castle

  Lauriston Castle has just posted a job opportunity at the historic building. This is a voluntary role: This is an opportunity to assist in the interpretation of Lauriston Castle, our multi award-winning More...

By clare@advantagepr.co.uk On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Hardies are growing in Dunfermline

Having experienced a period of sustained business growth, Hardies Property & Construction Consultants in Dunfermline has taken on two new members of staff, as well as promoting two existing surveyors into More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Jet2.com are recruiting

Jet2.com ran a careers roadshow at the Holiday Inn in the capital last week to recruit pilots cabin crew and engineers. They are looking to fill 1,000 staff in a major recruitment drive, and about 80 of these More...

By Ailean Beaton On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Scottish Gas believes social skills just as important as grades

Just as thousands of young people across Edinburgh received their SQA exam results, new research from Scottish Gas has found that employers believe soft skills and personality are as important as school grades More...

By Isla MacFarlane On Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Morna used voluntary work in Borneo as a stepping stone to university

With exam results being published today, many students may currently be considering whether university is for them. Some may feel unprepared for university and think that they would rather do something else – More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, June 20th, 2016

New headteacher appointed at St George’s

Alexandra Hems has been appointed new head at St George’s, the all girls school on Garscube Terrace. Ms Hems is currently Deputy Head of Wycombe Abbey School and will take over in Edinburgh on 1 January 2017. Paul More...

By Reader On Monday, March 21st, 2016

ScottishPower Foundation calls for candidates for Edinburgh scholarships

With just one week left to apply, The ScottishPower Foundation, in partnership with its Spanish equivalent Fundacion IBERDROLA, is calling on UK students to submit applications for its postgraduate scholarships More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Scottish Poetry Library are looking for a new Director

Could this be the opportunity you are looking for? You would have a lovely new office in the building which was refurbished only last year. Details below. The Scottish Poetry Library is seeking an inspiring, energetic More...