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Christmas - the time to give something back!

Christmas – the time to give something back!



For Christmas this year, our team wanted to give something back.  We wanted to make a difference – to a close-to-home charity.  The North Bristol Food Bank have a Reverse Advent Calendar appeal – https://northbristol.foodbank.org.uk/2018/11/09/reverse-advent-calendar-2018/ Great idea!  Donating much needed food items instead of our usual chocolatey treats in December. We took our donations and… Read more

The best places to visit in Bristol this Christmas!

The best places to visit in Bristol this Christmas!



It’s December 3rd which only means one thing… it’s nearly Christmas!! And to kick off the festive month, here are our best festive recommendations for Bristol! We love Christmas! Putting up a tree, fairy lights all over the office and an excuse to eat whatever we want! It really is the best time of the… Read more

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