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Why getting your name out there is so important!

Why getting your name out there is so important!



Yesterday, we attended The Jobs Fair in Bristol at Colston Hall; our second this year. It’s always a great reason to get out of the office as we get to chat to so many people and offer our assistance with their job searches.  Plus, it was a beautiful day, so we knew plenty of people… Read more

Are you being too honest?

Are you being too honest?



Honesty is always the best policy, right? If you’ve left your last job because it was dreadful or for whatever reason, you really weren’t happy there – how do you explain this to prospective employers? We’re here to help you.  Yes, we can read your CV and understand what skills and experience you have but… Read more

Can we self manage stress?

Can we self manage stress?



Yep. We’ve all been there. No matter your job title or role, sometimes it all gets a bit too much and you honestly don’t know how you’re going to complete the task, get through the week and find the light at the end of the tunnel. Even the smallest tasks become more challenging and it’s… Read more

Happy 2nd Birthday Pear Tree!

Happy 2nd Birthday Pear Tree!



We’ve made it through another year and Pear Tree is 2!  Slap my wrists, but it’s also been a year since I last wrote for our blog.  Not that I’d have had a chance to forget about writing this annual overview with the number of diary reminders I’ve had pinging at me!  Joking aside, Maddie… Read more

We're growing the team & looking for a graduate!

We’re growing the team & looking for a graduate!



Your degree has come to an end, you’ve written your dissertation, picked your graduation outfit and you thought that was hard. Your family are asking – ‘What’s next?!’ and your friends are all getting offers for graduate placements.  Feeling the pressure? I’ve been there! I was loving my summer temp job and the study-free evenings… Read more