Employers Advice

Getting Maximum Value from your Recruitment Consultant

As London’s construction sites begin plans to resume work, the Architecture and Interior Design sectors are suddenly facing an intensely busy period where we will all be on our toes. During this period of catch-up, many new workers, temporary or full time, will be required to initially work remotely, something many of us are now…

Never stop learning, because life never stops teaching

As each of us navigates the impact of Covid-19 on our lives we want to let you know, your not alone, and were here to help in any way that we can. With the change of working from home or no work with many being put on furlough, and less physically socialising – it is…

Tips and Tricks for Updating CV’s

During this time of a little unease and forced periods at home, it’s a great opportunity for reflection and self improvement. I know we have heard this a lot over last week, and some great suggestions like learn a language or to play an instrument., I’m going to suggest a simpler step – update your…

Interview Stress – Take A Breath

Whether you’re an architect, interior designer, graphic designer or creative expert, everybody has experienced interview stress at some time in their career. Whether it’s meeting new people or the anxiety of answering those tricky questions, interviews can be very stressful situations. But with a little bit of planning, forethought and preparation you can remove all…

Should I Stay In My Job, Or Should I Go?

Is it time for a new job? The age-old question; should I stay, or should I go? Change can be daunting and familiarity comforting, but staying in your job for too long can work against you. When you stay in a role for too long you can get complacent and even lazy… but what are…

Must-have tips for a fantastic phone interview

Must-have tips for a fantastic phone interview Phone interviews are still very much a part of the recruitment process, and tips for a fantastic phone interview are still very much needed. Many designers, architects and interior designers apply for jobs via digital channels and interviewers can become overloaded with online applications. For this very reason,…

Designers, 7 things you need to know before interviews

Designers, 7 things you need to know before interviews   This article ‘Designers, 7 things you need to know before interviews’ is written for designers, architects, interior designers and all creatives to give a tip to what to know before an interview. Its is help all creatives get that role you deserve.

How to ace a second design interview

How to ace a second design interview You scored a 2nd interview – that’s already an achievement, kudos! Now, how to ace a Second design interview? How to land that dream design job!   Research if it’s the same people from the first interview?   If it’s the same people then add more but don’t change it too…

What should creatives wear during interviews 5 top tips 

5 Top Tips: What should designers wear during a creative interview Striking the right balance between corporate and casual for a creative interview in design or architecture can often be tough. On the one hand you don’t want to get it completely wrong and turn up like a stiff in a formal suit, however, you…

What designers MUST do before an Interview

What Designers MUST do before an Interview We are so surprised that designers don’t know what Designers MUST do before an Interview. Please! Research before the interview at Architecture & design studios. Chances are that if they have seen your portfolio they like your work. Now comes the interesting bit. Finding out what else they need…

Architecture Salary Guide

Architecture salary guide for London and the UK. Most people find it difficult to judge the level of salary they deserve for the specific skills, ability and experience they bring to any particular job role. However, good information about relative remuneration levels across the industry can give both employers and their staff confidence that the…

Interior Design Salary Guide

Interior Design Salary Guide Interior Design Salary Guide for London and the UK. Most people find it difficult to judge the level of salary they deserve for the specific skills, ability, and experience they bring to any particular job role. However, good information about relative remuneration levels across the industry can give both employers and…

Creative Support Salary Guide

Creative Support Salary Guide Creative Support Salary Guide for London and the UK. Most people find it difficult to judge the level of salary they deserve for the specific skills, ability and experience they bring to any particular job role. However, good information about relative remuneration levels across the industry can give both employers and…

BIM CAD and IT Salary Guide

BIM CAD and IT Salary Guide BIM CAD and IT Salary Guide for London and the UK. Most people find it difficult to judge the level of salary they deserve for the specific skills, ability and experience they bring to any particular job role. However, good information about relative remuneration levels across the industry can…

Urban Design Salary Guide

Urban Design Salary Guide Urban Design Salary Guide for London and the UK. Most people find it difficult to judge the level of salary they deserve for the specific skills, ability and experience they bring to any particular job role. However, good information about relative remuneration levels across the industry can give both employers and…

Landscape Architecture Salary Guide

Landscape Architecture Salary Guide Landscape Architecture Salary Guide for London and the UK. Most people find it difficult to judge the level of salary they deserve for the specific skills, ability and experience they bring to any particular job role. However, good information about relative remuneration levels across the industry can give both employers and…