Asset Management RecruitmentWith January historically being one of the quietest months of the year, around both the releasing of roles and candidates actively seeking new career opportunities, we experienced a higher volumes of roles released by our clients in comparison to both 2014 and 2015. Role openings within asset management
Monday 18th January 2016 was supposedly dubbed this year's 'Blue Monday'. 'Blue Monday' was invented by Cliff Arnall, a former lecturer at Cardiff University in 2005 when he was given the task by a U.K.-based travel agency to find the most depressing day of the year as a way to mark winter vacations.
In recent news, an 18 year old school dropout is aiming to become CEO of Nisa Retail, the growing convenience store giant. Harris Aslam joined Nisa’s board at the mere age of 16 and is aiming to replace the outgoing Neil Turton who has been in the firm for the past 23 years. Instantly, thoughts of ‘too inexperienced’ or ‘what is he thinking?’ come
In the days and times of top footballers moving on from a stable environment, with a clear track for progression ahead of them, to cash rich clubs offering big financial incentives but not much in the way of playing time to showcase their potential talents, the question springs to mind, “What is more important: money or long term career prospects?”