Your CV – what are we looking for?

I can put my hands up and say, since starting here at Pear Tree Recruitment just over a year ago, I haven’t given my CV a second thought – but, should we be regularly updating our CV as we gain new skills and responsibilities??   It doesn’t hurt to keep your CV topped up so to… Read more

Any excuse for cake...

Any excuse for cake…

Yet again, the months have flown by without any sign of a blog post appearing. It only seems like yesterday that we were all longing for warm summer evenings, but in the blink of an eye we’re preparing our autumn wardrobes. Although we know the world of recruitment can be a quiet time whilst everyone… Read more

Happy Birthday to Us!

Happy Birthday to Us!

A whole year has passed.  That’s almost 9000 hours of seriously hard graft and 9000 hours of living and breathing all things Pear Tree…that is, while ensuring we still meet the needs of our small humans and try our best to not allow the dreaded ‘mum guilt’ to be all consuming.  We’re a little older… Read more

When we got ourselves an office...and grew ourselves a team!

When we got ourselves an office…and grew ourselves a team!

  The balancing act that comes with the territory of running a business and running our families means we have reached a whole new level of busy.  Therefore, our commitment to regular blogging has fallen by the wayside (naughty us) and there’s now lots (and lots) to update on.  We celebrated our half birthday like… Read more

The Perfect Job Share

This month’s blog gives a true insight into how we have found starting up our own business – for those who haven’t done it, read this and feel inspired to do so; those who haven’t done it, read this and think ‘rather you than me’; and let’s not forget those that have done it, read… Read more