Concilium Search

16 Mar 2018

6 Resignation Tips

Leaving a job can be difficult, here are some tips to help you through:   1.) Make sure you’re ready If you are leaving for another company, make sure the new job and contract are confirmed.   2.) Write a resignation letter Keep it direct and to the point.     3.) Notice Work out how much notice to give and prepare an effective hand over. Remember, it may be possible to negotiate your notice period down.   4.) Prepare […]

07 Mar 2018

6 steps businesses can take to create an attractive recruitment process

When it comes to recruitment, companies always want to attract and secure the best individuals in the market. However, this can prove challenging, especially since organisations often underestimate the importance of treating recruitment as a two-way process. The view that the recruitment process is about only the candidate needing to convince the company of their worth has long been revolutionised. In recent times it has become just as important that the company convinces the candidates that they are the best […]

28 Feb 2018

Morts and More Suits

New to the city and fresh out of University in 2008, young professionals Joshua Umoren and Sena Mortoo began to develop an appreciation for well-designed suits. They were continuously trying to find suits that were better than their current, competing with their friends to find the best combinations in high street stores. Unable to afford the luxuries of Savile Row and Italian custom made on a graduate wage, Josh and Sena started thinking about how they could make their own […]

20 Feb 2018

5 easy steps to make your LinkedIn profile stand out!

A professional LinkedIn profile is a must. With over 500 million users, make sure your profile is one that impresses…     1.  Profile Content – think about how you want to be seen. Tailor the content to get across your personal, professional brand. In addition to strong content, aim for your profile to be visually appealing. Include presentations, publications and articles to make you stand out.   2. Keywords – LinkedIn relies heavily on keywords so include ones that […]

15 Feb 2018

Stronger partnerships, better service and new opportunities

The benefits of Concilium’s American office   The three heads of Concilium’s move to America; Oliver Harrison, Daniel Jeffery and Samuel Deane, explained how the company’s move to the States shows the value they place on their partners and what will be gained through opening the office in Manhattan, New York this year.          Oliver is the Country Manager for Concilium in the Americas, Samuel leads the Permanent Search in the Americas whilst Daniel is Head of […]

06 Feb 2018
100 Years of Suffrage

100 Years of Suffrage

In the 19th century women had no place in national politics; they could not stand as candidates for Parliament and they were not even allowed to vote. It was assumed at the time that women did not need the vote because their husbands would take responsibility in political matters. However, as a result of the industrial revolution, many women were in full-time employment, which meant they had opportunities to meet in large organised groups to discuss political and social issues […]

02 Feb 2018


“Probodystyling’s mission is to give the effective tools to educate, inspire and encourage our clients to become fitter, healthier and essentially to grow out of their comfort zone into something that they never thought was possible.”   Personal trainer, strength & conditioning coach and fat loss specialist Andreea Tina founded Probody Styling in 2011, a fitness brand which is made up of three primary divisions: corporate health and retreats, online coaching and boot camps. All divisions feed in to each […]

24 Jan 2018

HEALTH AND WELL-BEING SERIES: Keeping it healthy – Caribbean style

We’ve teamed up with Khalia Ismain, from contemporary Caribbean restaurant BAYGO, to explore how to lead a healthy lifestyle the Caribbean way!   For many, the issue of sticking to a healthy diet is not the lack of knowledge of nutritious foods or staying motivated to be active, but the difficulty of finding an exercise plan which is enjoyable and creating healthy meals which are diverse and interesting. Dedicated to bringing 5 minutes of sunshine to City mealtimes, BAYGO has […]

17 Jan 2018

HEALTH AND WELL-BEING SERIES: Healthy food, happy Consultant

January, notorious for New Years’ weight loss resolutions, dry Januarys and when roughly 12% of all yearly gym memberships are made. We’re constantly warned about the effect of an unhealthy diet on our bodies, but how does a healthy lifestyle correlate with workplace performance?   At Concilium Search we have always been conscious of encouraging staff to lead a healthy lifestyle, starting with a healthy, balanced diet. This led us to consider which foods aid a productive working environment and […]

10 Jan 2018
Interview with Kenny Imafidon from ClearView Research

Interview with Kenny Imafidon from ClearView Research

‘Our social mission is to empower, through research, grassroots organisations and key stakeholders in society that are striving for social, racial and economic justice.’   Kenny Imafidon is a social entrepreneur, political commentator and activist; along with campaigning for social rights, Kenny is CEO of youth-led consultancy ClearView Research, Director at Bite the Ballot and a Trustee for domestic abuse charity S.W.I.M (Strength With In Me). Kenny began studying Law at BPP Law School, back in 2012, but always had […]