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  • Commercial
17 May 2024

Remote working v Office working: The pros and cons of the inexorable return to the office.

Over forty percent of UK businesses have moved back to full-time office working, with the drive back to the workplace being determined by both SMEs and big brands like JD Sports and Boots. So why is the desire to go back to the office happening and what are the pros and cons for staff and businesses?
  • Driving
15 May 2024

Lorry, Truck & Commercial Vehicle Licence Questions Answered

Thinking of becoming an HGV driver? Have a question about HGV or Commercial Vehicle driving licences? KPI Recruiting's specialist driver recruitment agency, KPI Driving, provides the answers here.
  • KPI
14 May 2024

Commuting to work. Is it good or bad for your well-being?

Let’s be honest: the commute to work for some of us was becoming a real bind in 2019, and for some of us well before that. Roadworks on major routes, ‘not -so-smart’ motorways, potholes and congestion in many town and city centres made the day long and tiresome. Crushingly expensive rail fares and waiting in the elements for slow buses made the alternatives to the car less than attractive.
  • Retail
01 May 2024

Can pre-publicising interview questions lead to better recruitment?

In a recent move, John Lewis Partnership, the parent company of renowned retail brands John Lewis and Waitrose, has taken a bold step by publicly sharing the interview questions candidates may encounter during their recruitment process. This decision, outlined on their careers site, aims to make the interview experience less intimidating, empower candidates, and promote inclusivity within their hiring practices.
  • Industrial
29 April 2024

Bradbury’s Cheese sign up KPI Recruiting as sole supplier

Cheesemaker Bradbury’s has signed an exclusive contract with KPI Recruiting to provide staff for their state-of-the art food manufacturing site in Buxton.
  • KPI
26 April 2024

KPI Recruiting's Rosie Seery takes on the Kilt Walk

Branch Manager of KPI Recruiting in Glasgow, Rosie Seery, will be doing the ‘Kiltwalk’ on Sunday 28th April to raise money for Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS). CHAS gives family support services for babies, children and young people with life-shortening conditions.
  • KPI
25 April 2024

KPI Recruiting HQ boardroom gets a fresh lick of paint.

KPI Recruiting has unveiled its revamped headquarters boardroom in Stoke, showcasing a fusion of creativity and functionality.
  • Retail
24 April 2024

Protecting Retail Workers: Assault to Become a Standalone Criminal Offence

In a significant development to protect shop staff, the UK government has announced that assaulting a retail worker will now be treated as a standalone criminal offence in England and Wales. The decision comes after intense lobbying efforts from business leaders and unions, signalling a commitment to safeguarding local businesses and their employees.
  • KPI
23 April 2024

Five quick tips to help you achieve a standout CV

A Curriculum Vitae (CV) can be a daunting piece of work to contemplate if you’re starting from scratch. But this is the tool you will use throughout your career to open doors, opportunities and hopefully, offers of employment, so it’s worth putting the effort in, thinking about what makes you valuable and communicating your qualities in a succinct & professional way.
  • KPI
22 April 2024

Last sixteen heartbreak again for Lyndsey in Women’s Ultimate Pool Pro Series

Ultimate Pool Pro Lyndsey Roberts experienced double heartbreak in last sixteen as she was beaten in the second round twice in Events 3 and 4 of the Pro Series earlier this month.
  • Recruitment
19 April 2024

Spring Forward: With insolvencies on the rise is it becoming harder to find the right Recruitment Agency?

Insolvencies on the rise means it’s tougher for employers to more forward. With the labour market slowing significantly in the last 18 months, many UK recruitment agencies have faced an uphill battle. But KPI's performance is bucking the trend with growth in new sectors and existing markets.
  • Technology
18 April 2024

Navigating the AI and Data Transformation Maze: KPI Recruiting's Tech Division

In the rapidly evolving landscape of modern business, the convergence of AI, data and digital transformation has emerged as a pivotal driver of innovation and competitive advantage. Our Tech recruitment expert Hector Van Duesbury talks about navigating this crucial space.
  • Commercial
18 April 2024

Marketing Candidates available in Telford

As our Telford branch continues to expand after its recent office move, commercial recruitment specialist Kayleigh Housden talks about some of the fantastic candidates KPI has available in Telford.
  • Care
17 April 2024

The Importance of Continuity of Care - and How KPI Can Help.

Ensuring continuity of care to the people we provide support to throughout the healthcare sector is a topic that holds immense significance for all of us, as we strive to provide the highest standard of care and maintain the dignity of those under our watchful eye.
  • Commercial
16 April 2024

Seven reasons why temporary staff help recruiters & HR departments stay agile.

In today's fast moving world of business, HR departments and recruiters need to be more agile than ever before. Here's seven reasons why temporary staff from reliable agencies can help HR teams keep agile and stay ahead of the their recruitment goals
  • Hospitality
15 April 2024

Chef Tony Lewis joins KPI Hospitality to develop client base

KPI Recruiting’s Hospitality division has appointed classically trained Chef Tony Lewis. Tony’s background covers a wealth of experience in the restaurant sector as a chef, trainer and recruiter.
  • Commercial
12 April 2024

Alarming rise in UK sick leave: How does your industry fare and how do we reduce absence?

As employers, it’s crucial that businesses recognise that people are their strongest assets. But are companies doing enough to identify the challenges their people face and do employers have contingency in place for when staff can’t work? Recent research has illuminated a concerning pattern within UK businesses.
  • Care
11 April 2024

The Future at KPI Care looks Rosie

KPI Care, Staffordshire’s leading healthcare recruiter, has appointed Rosie Lovatt as Business Development Manager as the agency looks to expand from supplying permanent staff to also provide high quality staffing for long term temporary assignments.
  • Commercial
10 April 2024

KPI Recruiting adds Commercial expertise to the team in Telford.

Hot on the heels of the re-location of their office in Telford, KPI Recruiting has added Commercial expertise to the team with Kayleigh Housden joining as Commercial Manager.
  • Care
09 April 2024

What’s the outlook for Care Providers in 2024/2025 and is recruitment still a key concern?

The care sector continues to experience the seismic shifts which started with the pandemic in 2020. With the industry, as some see it, at crisis point, what’s the outlook for care providers over the next financial year ahead and will changes in policy at government level make things easier?
  • KPI
08 April 2024

KPI Recruiting re-locates Telford branch as business booms

KPI Recruiting in Telford continues to go from strength to strength providing industrial recruitment services to some of Shropshire’s, and the UK’s, biggest companies. And after 2 years of spectacular growth, KPI is moving to new offices from their original premises in Wellington which opened in October 2021.
  • KPI
05 April 2024

Hector launches new Technology division for KPI Recruiting

KPI Recruiting has launched its latest division, moving into the Technology recruitment space to be able to supply digital transformation and cyber security personnel to its growing client base.
  • Hospitality
04 April 2024

Christmas 2023 Insights: Unlocking Opportunities in the Hospitality Sector

As we reflect on the festive season of 2023, it’s as clear as ever before that the hospitality industry played a crucial role in creating memorable experiences for consumers. According to the research conducted by CGA, nearly three-quarters (73%) of candidates visited various hospitality establishments during this period.
  • Finance
27 March 2024

KPI Finance sponsors SWAG Event at The Wine Kitchen in Lymm.

South Warrington Associates Group (SWAG) hold their quarterly get-together on Thursday 28th March at the Wine Kitchen in Lymm. Attendees can enjoy drinks, nibbles and networking as we relax into the Easter Bank Holiday weekend in style at Lymm’s premier wine bar venue.
  • KPI
26 March 2024

KPI Recruiting continues the drive to be one of the leading recruitment agencies in Glasgow

KPI Recruiting is continuing it's campaign to be one of the leading recruitment agencies in Glasgow, recently appointing to further consultants. Peter, a specialist in logistics and driving, and experienced hospitality recruitment Mick, join Branch Manager Rosie and Industrial Consultant Gary to form a an impressive line-up providing a full recruitment service to Glasgow businesses.
  • Commercial
25 March 2024

Over 50’s focus: “Age should be a positive rather than a negative for employers” says KPI Director Lily James

As a developed nation, the UK continues to experience an aging workforce, something which has been seen very much as a negative in past years. The persisting imbalance between job vacancies and applicants stems partly from the faster retirement of baby boomer, despite the uplift in retirement age.
  • KPI
22 March 2024

National Living Wage Rise: How should your business react?

With another hike in the National Living Wage, this time a record increase of up to 12.4%, how should businesses react to the increase in labour costs?
  • Finance
08 March 2024

Budget reaction: The final punt from Mr Hunt?

UK Chancellor Jeremy Hunt has served the final Budget of the current governmental tenure. With the Conservatives looking unlikely to get in for another term, we may have expected him to throw some money around to woo consumers and businesses. Unfortunately for Mr Hunt, the cupboard is pretty bare.
  • KPI
07 March 2024

KPI Recruiting Celebrates International Women's Day

Did you know? A larger proportion of our team are female, from Apprentices right up to Directors. We truly couldn't do what we do without them. These fantastic ladies are people who keep things running smoothly. They're not just experts in their fields, they're approachable, friendly, and nurturing – qualities that make all the difference when it comes to finding folks the perfect job. Join us as we shine the spotlight on some of the incredible women who make KPI Recruiting the success it is.
  • Commercial
06 March 2024

Commercial Recruitment: You won’t BELIEVE the top trends in we’ve noticed in 2024

2024 has so far started well for KPI’s commercial recruitment team with some record-breaking months. However, the business support industry evolves quickly and is hard to navigate at times with fascinating new developments emerging already in 2024 to challenge recruiters. The following trends are the ones we’ve noticed most so far this year:
  • KPI
05 March 2024

KPI on Cue to Support Professional Women’s Pool Player Lyndsey Roberts in first year as a pro

Lyndsey Roberts is aiming to beat off tough competition in this year’s Women’s Ultimate Pool Professional Series which sees the top 32 ranked women players from 2023 compete in the newly formed Pro section across 10 tournaments over 5 weekends during 2024.
  • Finance
04 March 2024

12 Key Strategies for Retaining Finance Personnel in the Evolving Landscape of 2024.

It’s fair to say that human resources, recruitment and personnel management have never seen a more drastic period of change than the last four years. With challenges such as COVID, ‘hybrid working’, the ‘return to the workplace’, the cost of living crisis and several changes in employment law, the competition to recruit and retain the right talent has never been sharper.
  • Education
28 February 2024

Tackling the teacher shortage in England

Let's talk about something that we believe at KPI Education is the real burning issue of current times: the shortage of teachers in England. It's a challenge we're passionate about tackling head-on, and we've been diving deep into the issue.
  • KPI
23 February 2024

Staff attraction and retention will continue to be sluggish for businesses without a robust recruitment plan

Key trends in the employment market during winter 2023/24 show that despite the UK economy being officially in recession, recruitment remains a concern for many sectors.
  • KPI
21 February 2024

Mickey Demetriou signs up at KPI Recruiting!

Crewe Alexandra Centre Half Mickey Demetriou visited the KPI Recruiting office in Crewe to sign up – but happily for Alex fans it was only to sign the wall art featuring him scoring in the first round FA Cup tie against Derby.
  • Finance
18 February 2024

Navigating 2024’s Accountancy Hiring Landscape: Strategies for Businesses

As accountancy professionals, you understand the dynamic nature of the industry. The year 2024 brings unique challenges and opportunities, and as accountancy experts, it’s crucial to adapt and thrive. Your business can invariably only do that through its people.
  • KPI
08 February 2024

KPI Recruiting sponsor the 2024 Staffordshire Chambers Business Awards

Staffordshire’s business community gathers once again to celebrate the successes, diligence and innovation of the county’s top business achievers. This memorable annual celebration highlights the special accomplishments and triumphs of companies throughout Staffordshire over the last year and beyond and recognises the county’s contribution in the wider UK economy.
  • Industrial
07 February 2024

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger: What your recruitment strategy needs to be in 2024.

The competition for talent will become increasingly fierce over the next two years as the economy starts to recover from the effects of the Cost-of-Living Crisis, COVID and Brexit, according to KPI Recruiting Sales Director, Joe Jardine.
  • Finance
06 February 2024

Latest Bank of England MPC meeting shows cautious short-term optimism with medium-term still indeterminate.

The latest Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting of the Bank of England earlier this month showed more optimism about the short-term, but decided against a cut in interest rates, despite a 3-way split in votes.
  • KPI
05 February 2024

Apprenticeship at KPI: The New Route to a Career in Recruitment

Apprenticeships are providing a successful into careers in Recruitment at KPI. Four apprentices we enrolled last year are progressing well and are on course to complete their qualification later this year.
  • Finance
29 January 2024

Gemma leads KPI’s division for Finance Recruitment

KPI has recruited Senior Recruitment Executive Gemma Whittaker to head up their finance division which specialises in top-tier permanent recruitment solutions tailored specifically for the Finance sector.
  • Retail
21 December 2023

Rising Costs in Retail

With costs continue to rise in the retail industry and consumers having less disposable income, managing prices is a constant challenge for businesses. The top causes and contributors to rising costs in retail include:
  • Retail
15 December 2023

The ever-changing face of High Street Retail

The retail high street, or the "traditional shopping" experience in a town or city, has been significantly affected by various factors, leading to a transformation in its appearance and functionality. Some of the notable changes so far include:
  • Retail
11 December 2023

Fran Webb heads up Retail Division for KPI Recruiting

KPI Recruiting has continued its expansion with the appointment of Fran Webb to head up KPI Retail which will recruit and supply personnel at all levels for retailers, from Security Guards to Directors.
  • KPI
15 November 2023

KPI sponsors South Cheshire Chamber Business Awards for 13th year

KPI Recruiting is delighted to be involved with South Cheshire Chamber’s Business Awards for the 13th consecutive year, once again judging and sponsoring the Excellence in Customer Service Award.
  • Industrial
13 November 2023

FIVE key lessons learnt that will make PEAK recruitment easier this year.

In recent years we have not only had to cope with increased volumes during October, November and December months but we’ve also had to cope with pandemics, strikes by the Royal Mail, NHS, and rail companies, and some National employers pulling stunts offering head turning signing on bouses.
  • Industrial
01 November 2023

KPI Recruiting appoints Terry McCormick as Industrial Director

KPI Recruiting has appointed Terry McCormick as Industrial Director just two months after he joined the agency. Terry’s new role will see him head up KPI’s Industrial operations across all its UK branches, which stretch from Glasgow to South London.
  • KPI
13 October 2023

Special guests help KPI Recruiting officially open new offices in Crewe

KPI celebrated the opening of their new offices in Crewe with a launch event attended by staff, clients, friends and special guests Lee Bell, Manager of Crewe Alexandra and Paul Colman, Chief Executive of the South Cheshire Chamber of Commerce.
  • Driving
21 September 2023

KPI Driving sees significant increase in demand after large client win

KPI Recruiting’s Driving division has seen significant growth this year, powered by some of its key clients increasing their demand and boosted by the win of a national contract.
  • KPI
19 September 2023

KPI sponsor Colour Rush again to help raise money for St Luke’s Hospice

KPI Recruiting are delighted to be sponsoring St Luke’s Colour Rush on Sunday 24 September at Dorfold Hall in Nantwich.
  • KPI
11 September 2023

CV Writing Tips- Help to Get Hired

Unlock Your Career Potential with Proven CV Writing Secrets! Discover the art of crafting a winning CV that stands out to employers. Elevate your job search game today!
  • KPI
11 September 2023

Interview Success Tips- Help To Get Hired

Master your job search. Nail every interview with our expert tips! Learn how to impress employers, answer tough questions, and land your dream job. Get ready to shine in your next interview!
  • KPI
01 September 2023

KPI v AO Ashes: KPI exact revenge with high-powered run chase

The latest sporting clash between KPI Recruiting and AO saw KPI win a thrilling cricket match with a high-powered run chase to avenge the defeat on penalties in their football match earlier this year. Staff from both companies agreed to change the sport and gathered at Betley Cricket Club on Bank Holiday Monday 28 August to fight out a Twenty20 cricket contest.
  • KPI
26 August 2023

International Dog Day - unleash your paw-tential with a career in recruitment.

KPI Recruiting are celebrating International Dog Day! Discover the parallels between recruitment and our furry friends at KPI. Just like these dogs, our team's unique qualities stand out. From fetching job opportunities to spotting the right clients, our consultants have a nose for talent!
  • KPI
16 August 2023

The ten most disastrous answers to interview questions witnessed by KPI Recruiting employees

We’ve all had a terrible interview experience, usually triggered by getting the answer to a question horribly wrong, which then puts us off track and the interview on the wrong course....
  • Hospitality
14 August 2023

Tis the season to be hiring…for Christmas hospitality staff

Hospitality staff recruitment has been a significant challenge for years. So as the peak Christmas season nears, we look at why it’s best to be hiring sooner rather than later...
  • KPI
09 August 2023

KPI Recruiting launches new stand sponsorship with surprise for Crewe Alex fans

Crewe Alexandra has marked the start of the EFL League Two season by strengthening its relationship with long term supporter KPI Recruiting. And not only has KPI increased its support for the club...
  • KPI
07 August 2023

Drive to hire the best recruitment talent continues as KPI employs 9 new starters.

After being named in Recruiter’s FAST50 as one of the quickest growing independent recruitment agencies, KPI seeks to continue their expansion with 9 new recruits starting in August...
  • KPI
21 July 2023

KPI Recruiting strengthen Crewe Alexandra relationship with sponsorship of Gresty Road Stand.

Cheshire & Staffordshire based recruitment agency KPI has strengthened their ongoing relationship with Crewe Alex by expanding their sponsorship to include the Gresty Road Stand...
  • KPI
17 July 2023

Rapid rise of KPI Recruiting continues as agency moves up in Recruiter’s FAST50

Recruiter Magazine’s FAST50, comprising the quickest growing privately held agencies in the UK, once again includes Staffordshire-Headquartered KPI Recruiting. The multi-sector...
  • KPI
05 July 2023

5-Star Client Reviews for KPI Recruiting Crewe

KPI Recruiting in Crewe has continued it’s growth after a re-structure which saw Terry McCormick appointed as Head of Industrial for the North and Dan Moore taking the role of Strategic Partnerships Manager...
  • Industrial
13 June 2023

Terry McCormick joins KPI Recruiting as Head of Industrial Recruitment – North

KPI Recruiting has recruited Terry McCormick as Head of Industrial Recruitment for the North. Terry’s role will see him head up KPI’s Industrial offices in the North of England and Scotland...
  • Commercial
01 June 2023

Finalists named for KPI sponsored Sustainability & Environment Category in Staffordshire Chambers Business Awards

Finalists have been announced for the Sustainability and Environment Category for Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce Business Awards which this year is being sponsored by KPI Recruiting...
  • Care
17 May 2023

Mental Health Awareness Week: survey highlights the alarming levels of anxiety in the UK

This week (15 – 21 May) is Mental Health Awareness Week which is promoted by The Mental Health Foundation (MHF). This year’s theme is Anxiety; a naturally occurring response to perceived...
  • Rail & Infrastructure
16 May 2023

KPI Rail & Infrastructure growth powered by Cole

Rail and Infrastructure staff suppliers KPI are expanding further with the appointment of Toby Cole as Operations Manager. Toby will play a pivotal role for KPI’s growth with a brief to develop...
  • KPI
15 May 2023

How to write a CV. What information should I include on my CV?

Your CV should reflect your skills, experience, personality and be aimed at the industry you want to work. So, whilst it should not be formulaic, there are some key things your resume should...
  • Care
15 May 2023

How’s Your Work-Life Balance?

On International Family Day 2023, we want to take the opportunity to discuss the impacts of having the right work-life balance can have on you and your family...
  • KPI
12 May 2023

KPI v AO Football Match ends in penalty shootout drama after scintillating 4-4 draw

Reigning Champions KPI took on challengers and last year’s runners up AO in a thrilling encounter at the Alexandra Stadium on Sunday 7 May. A truly topsy-turvy game finished with...
  • KPI
05 May 2023

National Living Wage Entitlement – How to make sure you’re being paid what you’re entitled to

The National Living Wage was introduced by the UK Government on 1st April 2016 with the goal of being an enhancement to the National Minimum Wage for workers aged 25 or over...
  • KPI
03 May 2023

Guide to the National Living Wage – how much should I pay my staff?

The National Living Wage was introduced by the UK Government on 1st April 2016 with the goal of being an enhancement to the National Minimum Wage for workers aged 25 or over..
  • Hospitality
02 May 2023

Pubs & restaurants still facing hospitality recruitment challenges, rail strikes & more but revenue

After overcoming Brexit and COVID, the struggles for the Hospitality sector continue with spiraling costs and recruitment challenges. But KPI’s Head of Hospitality Nick Icke feels there is light at the...
  • Executive
17 April 2023

Why an inflationary economy could be good news for finance executive vacancies

With no sign of the war in Ukraine ending, businesses are still steering their way through the insecurity of an inflationary economy. But the one consistent factor that Finance executives can be...
  • KPI
20 March 2023

The Top 12 Questions to ask at an Interview

It’s important to remember, especially in today’s job market, that in an interview, the company should be selling itself as much as you, the candidate...
  • KPI
16 March 2023

Revealed on International Day of Happiness: The 10 keys to being happy

Feeling happy is one of those fabulous things that happens most days for some people, but less so for others. And when we do feel happy, it’s not always obvious why...
  • KPI
01 March 2023

KPI continue to strive for ‘best in class for safety’ as RISQS disclose key shortfalls in annual aud

Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme (RISQS) has exposed the three main causes of failure for rail suppliers during their annual accreditation audits...
  • KPI
28 February 2023

#EmbraceEquity campaign for International Women’s Day aims to create a more inclusive world

International Women’s Day will once again be celebrated on the 8th of March this year. The event, which provides a focal point for Women’s History Month, has been marked across the planet...
  • KPI
24 February 2023

Why do good candidates stay with KPI, the UK’s leading industrial recruitment agency?

At KPI Recruiting , we recognise the power provided by our people. Not just the employees who work for KPI, but also the people we place with our clients in temporary, contract and permanent roles...
  • KPI
22 February 2023

Richard Glennan appointed as Head of KPI Technical Division

KPI Recruiting have hired experienced recruiter Richard Glennan to head their Technical Division. Richard joins the KPI team with over 10 years’ experience in recruitment. He will be heading the...
  • KPI
07 February 2023

How to solve the recruitment jigsaw puzzle

Recruiting the right people and developing them to reach optimum productivity requires several pieces to fit together to complete the full employment jigsaw. But if there are pieces missing...
  • Industrial
30 January 2023

New chapter for Kirsty in her move to Business Development

KPI Industrial Manager Kirsty Walley has moved her career forward with KPI, taking a business development role after managing the Crewe branch...
  • Driving
16 January 2023

Driver Recruitment got you in a spin? Here’s six simple steps for recruiting managers & HR personnel

The COVID pandemic and changes in IR35 laws have an seismic impact on driver recruitment. And the significant inflationary pressures caused by the cost-of-living crisis means drivers are even...
  • KPI
16 January 2023

Has recruitment got you in a tailspin? Here’s six simple steps for recruiting managers & HR personne

2022 saw colossal recruitment and staffing challenges. The labour market in almost every sector experienced significant inflationary pressures caused by the cost-of-living crisis...
  • Rail & Infrastructure
13 January 2023

KPI Rail pass RISQS Audit with commendation

KPI Rail and Infrastructure is delighted to announce they have passed the annual 2-day RISQS audit. The audit, carried out by RISQS approved personnel, enables the RISQS Buyer...
  • Rail & Infrastructure
13 January 2023

KPI workers assist Buckingham’s with ‘largest ever Metro upgrade’

Qualified staff supplied by KPI Rail & Infrastructure were instrumental in upgrading the Pelaw-to-South Shields Metro line which re-opened recently after the conclusion of a £104m Metro Flow project...
  • KPI
13 January 2023

Did recruitment chaos in 2022 put you in a spin? Here’s six simple steps for recruiting managers & H

2022 saw colossal recruitment and staffing challenges. The labour market in almost every sector experienced significant inflationary pressures caused by the cost-of-living crisis...
  • Hospitality
19 December 2022

Ten surefire ways hospitality staff can increase tips

With wages struggling to keep pace with the cost of living, decent tips and gratuities can make a huge difference to your earning power in customer service roles in bars and restaurants...
  • Driving
16 December 2022

Will Stanley joins ‘FAST50’ agency KPI Recruiting as Head of Driving

KPI Recruiting has announced their new Head of Driving as Will Stanley. The agency, recognised as one of Recruiter magazine’s Fast50, has been a key player in the supply of logistics staff since 2008...
  • KPI
16 December 2022

Christmas Jumper Day at KPI Recruiting raises funds for Save the Children

On Thursday 8 December, KPI Recruiting ditched the suits and business attire and donned their finest festive knitwear to join Christmas Jumper Day and help raise awareness and funds for Save the Children...
  • KPI
17 November 2022

KPI attend South Cheshire Chamber Awards Night as Judges for Excellence in Customer Service

KPI Recruiting will be attending South Cheshire Chamber’s Business Awards night on Friday 18 November. For the 12th consecutive year, KPI are proud to be associated with...
  • Hospitality
28 October 2022

How to make Britain’s favourite cocktails

Mix white rum, lime, mint, soda water and sugar over crushed ice for the ideal refresher...
  • Executive
16 October 2022

To celebrate our 14th birthday, we’d like to recruit an amazing Executive Search Recruitment Consult

We’d like to celebrate by finding some brilliant talent to join the team. You know how recruitment has a bit of a reputation? That it’s populated by hustlers and blaggers who talk a good game and don’t really deliver much?...
  • KPI
30 September 2022

Managers & HR personnel can win the race for talent by following seven simple steps to successful re

Finding and retaining the right staff has never been tougher than in the current climate. Labour sources have been diminished post Brexit and the departure of some personnel during COVID...
  • KPI
27 September 2022

KPI sponsor BeeActive Halloween Spooktacular

Recruitment Agency KPI are helping BeeActive raise awareness of a special Halloween Event where kids of all ages can get together and take part in fabulous fun events during the half-term holiday...
  • Hospitality
26 September 2022

Why managers in the hospitality sector can gain a competitive advantage by following the basics

Finding the right staff and keeping them has never been more difficult in the hospitality sector. It’s widely recognised that the industry has been hit more than most with reduced labour...
  • KPI
23 September 2022

KPI team paint the town red at Colour Rush to help raise money for St Luke’s Hospice

A team from KPI Recruiting joined in the fun at St Luke’s Colour Rush on Sunday 18 September in Nantwich which raised much needed funds for adults in South Cheshire who need pain and symptom control...
  • KPI
16 September 2022

Do I need a National Insurance number to work in the UK?

Everyone who works in the UK who earns over £242 each week must contribute towards National Insurance (NI) which pays for things like hospitals and state pension. To pay National Insurance...
  • KPI
13 September 2022

Join KPI at Colour Rush & help raise money for St Luke’s Hospice

KPI Recruiting are delighted to be sponsoring St Luke’s Colour Rush on Sunday 18 September at Dorfold Hall in Nantwich. This vibrant event will raise funds for the amazing work St Luke’s do...
  • KPI
19 May 2022

KPI Volunteer at Nantwich food bank

Here at KPI we are always looking at opportunities to help raise money for local charities or simply help them out with certain tasks. We recently helped the Nantwich Foodbank for Donatable..
  • Care
16 February 2022

Dougie Mac Christmas Jumper 2021

The Donna Louise Trust & Douglas Macmillan Hospice amalgamated into one company almost a year ago into Dougie Mac working out of one hospice across two sites. Dougie Mac has almost 50 years’ experience..
  • KPI
03 December 2021

World Food Day 2021

The 16th of October marked the Internationally- recognised World Food Day (WFD). It’s a day celebrated to help promote global awareness and action for those who suffer from hunger...
  • KPI
21 November 2021

COP26 to KPI26

Over the past couple of weeks we have all had our eyes firmly fixed on Glasgow. KPI Recruiting has had its own gathering (we named it KPI26) We have taken the opportunity to look at...
  • KPI
12 November 2021

Welcome to the KPI family!

As we continue to grow, so does the KPI family. We’re delighted to announce this week we welcomed not one, but three new starters! Sammie, Steph, and Skye joined our Headquarters in Stoke on Trent...
  • KPI
22 July 2021

KPI Cup with Crewe FC!

One of our last charity events was co—hosting the recent KPI Cup at the Cumberland Arena in Crewe alongside Crewe FC. The showpiece was the football tournament which saw all age...
  • KPI
22 July 2021

Welcome To The KPI Team in Stoke Catalin!

Welcome to the team Catalin! We are happy announce a new starter… Catalin Rupa! Our Resourcing team has gained another new member...
  • KPI
22 July 2021

Welcome To The KPI Team in Stoke Pauline!

Welcome to the KPI family Pauline!!! Today we’re announcing another new arrival to the KPI team… Pauline Morris!...
  • KPI
22 July 2021

Welcome To The KPI Team in Stoke!

WELCOME TO THE TEAM LEONIE!!! Leonie Harrett joins the Stoke branch as a Recruitment Resourcer, joining the ever-growing Resourcing team! We wish you the best of luck...
  • KPI
22 July 2021

Welcome To The KPI Team in Crewe!

WELCOME TO THE TEAM KIRSTY!!! Kirsty Walley joins our KPI Crewe team as an Account Manager! We want to all wish you the best in your new venture with us...
  • KPI
06 May 2021

Welcome To The KPI Care Team!

WELCOME TO THE KPI Care TEAM!!! Francesca Beardmore joins our amazing KPI Care team within our head office in Stoke-On-Trent, as a Care Recruitment Consultant...
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06 May 2021

Welcome To The Professional Team!

Welcome to the KPI family Jodie!!! We’re so excited to announce that Jodie Jones has joined the KPI family as a Senior Recruitment Consultant in...
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09 April 2021

Supporting Bakkavor’s Chosen Charities.

Here at KPI we are always looking at ways in which we can support our clients, charities and even individuals which encompasses all of the local community...
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08 April 2021

We’re Celebrating!!!

We’re celebrating! Congratulations to Nick, Corinne, Sophie and Andy on taking their next step and being promoted! We’re so pleased for...
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06 April 2021

We’ve Grown!

We’ve grown! KPI are very excited to announce that we have 8 new starters joining to the KPI Family…
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03 March 2021

We’ve expanded to Scotland!

The KPI Brand is expanding to Scotland! We are pleased to welcome Brenda as our Branch Manager in the new Glasgow branch...
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17 February 2021

Congratulations on 7 years’ service Keeley!

Today our Commercial Director Keeley celebrates 7 years at KPI! To help her celebrate..
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16 February 2021

KPI celebrated Pancake Day!

It’s Pancake Day! We had a Pancake tossing competitions in our branches to see how many tosses they could do in 20 seconds! Many of...
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15 February 2021

You can now find us in Shropshire!

Great news! As part of KPI’s expansion plans we can finally say that we have added another county to our portfolio. We didn’t have a presence in...
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10 February 2021

Meet our latest Recruitment Partner!

KPI has recently branched out to Peterborough and is excited to announce a new addition to the team… Chelsie Golding, who joins KPI as a Recruitment Partner...
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10 February 2021

KPI Business Review Awards 2021!

Congratulations to all the award winners from our Business Review Meeting held on 10th February! We looked back on a tough 2020 and looked forward to the exciting year ahead...
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08 February 2021

Role Reversal Day!

Here’s to our first Role Reversal Day! Where those in the office came in pyjamas and those working from home were suited and booted...
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26 January 2021

Welcome To The Telford Team!

KPI Telford is the leading industrial recruitment agency in Shropshire, supplying warehouse, food production and driving staff.
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11 December 2020

Christmas Jumper Day!

On December 11th, KPI took part in last year’s Christmas Jumper Day to support the Save The Children campaign! Staff from across all the different branches took part by coming to...
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16 November 2020

Odd Socks Day!

On 16th November 2020, we took part in Odd Socks Day! It’s a great way to celebrate what makes us all unique in Anti-Bullying Week! It’s...
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31 October 2020

Employee of the Month!

We’re delighted to announce that our employee of the month for October 2020 was Jamie Spears!...
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05 October 2020

Candidates and everyone involved in the recruitment process, expect a consumer-level tech experience. The organisations that attract the best talent are adept at creating...
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29 September 2020

Welcome To The KPI Team!

We’re delighted to welcome Sophie Farrell to the KPI Family! Sophie joins our Professional team based with our national...
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23 September 2020

Uniform Exchange by Motherwell Cheshire

We were overwhelmed with the support for our #UniformExchange earlier this year and you will be pleased to know we now...
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08 July 2020

A Helping Hand

When offering support to businesses during these unprecedented times Rishi Sunak said ………..
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08 July 2020

In the Community

Our MD and Commercial Director have been helping with emergency parcel deliveries for the Hubb foundation...
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08 July 2020

Welcome To The Team

We are proud to welcome Lily James to the KPI family...
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05 November 2019

KPI Recruiting Continue to Grow!

KPI have made an impressive move to relocate their HQ by expanding their existing Stoke Branch...
  • Care
11 April 2017

Spreading the Eggy fun this Easter

KPI Care led a campaign, with contributions from KPI Recruiting and KPI Engineering, this April to support the Wood Street Missions Easter Project. The projects supplies...
  • Care
02 November 2016

Health Care Agencies

There is a balancing act going on in the health care industry. On one hand, there is the need to control costs. On the other...
  • Care
31 October 2016

Nursing Recruitment Agencies

Do you require the services of one of the available nursing recruitment agencies in the UK? There is little denying the importance of using a specialist...
  • Care
22 September 2016

Healthcare Recruitment Agencies

If you are looking for someone to fill a position at your health care organisation, you have a few options at your disposal. The most popular option is to use the services of a recruitment agency...
  • Care
21 June 2016

Cheshire Without Abuse

Cheshire Without Abuse (CWA) formerly known as Crewe Women’s Aid was founded by the late Lily Jones in 1977 to provide temporary...
  • Care
21 June 2016

The NeuroMuscular Centre (NMC) at Winsford

The NMC provides a range of unique services and specialist advice with the sole aim of improving the quality of life for adults with Muscular Dystrophy and other neuromuscular conditions...
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07 April 2016

Haslington Charity, Neighbours

The charity is run by a group of Haslington residents. The main activities of Neighbours are helping local people who fall through the net of recognised support systems. Neighbours typically...
  • Care
08 March 2016

Sandbach Concert Series

The cheque was to the Sandbach Concert Series, which stages eight concerts a year in Sandbach. Each concert features top artists playing a particular type of instrument or music, e.g. string instruments...
  • Care
17 February 2016

Churches Together in Crewe

Maxine Lamens receiving cheques for £400 to help with the cost of providing night shelter for homeless people during January...
  • Care
17 February 2016

Christian Concern

Ali Thornton-Stark receiving a cheque for £500 on behalf of Christian Concern which runs projects for the community and...
  • Care
18 November 2015

Chamber of Commerce Young Business Person of The Year Award 2015

It has once again been an honour for us to sponsor, judge and present the Chamber of Commerce Young Business Person of The Year Award. This is the 5th year that KPI Recruiting have...
  • Care
30 September 2015

KPI Extreme Warriors

The KPI Extreme Warriors have successfully completed the Extreme Warrior 10k challenge, completing over 68 obstacles in mud and water to raise over £1000 for The Christie charity....
  • Care
30 September 2015

Pretty Muddy

We are very proud of our ‘KPI Angels’ who have successfully completed the Pretty Muddy challenge raising over £1000 for Cancer Research UK...
  • Care
19 September 2015

Donna Louise Children’s Hospice

Nicola Wrench receiving a cheque for £1,000 on behalf of the Donna Louise Children’s Hospice in Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent...

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