It is commonly acknowledged that stress is the most frequent cause of sickness absence in the workplace, which adds great cost to UK businesses each year. Most employers however are unsure how to manage it effectively and require support and advise to make sure it is provided effectively for both the business and the employee.
After 20 years of working within different office environments, my personal circumstances changed which meant that I had to work at home for a year. Most would jump at the chance for this opportunity, as I did at the time, however I have been very thankful to have had the chance to return to a working environment and here’s why.
At Morgan McKinley as part of our Career Ally scheme we believe in staying in touch and offering advice and support to our candidates from the first meeting and then going forward throughout the rest of their career.
We have all been there! Getting an interview question that we hadn't prepared for and drawing a blank in your mind. With the silence getting longer, you say something to fill the silence rather than answer the question in a logical manner.