Placing women into STEM disciplines

Posted: Sep 02nd 2021   •   By: Brian Creegan

When it comes to people-orientated professions, it’s safe to say that recruitment is right up there at the top of the list. People are our job and the more we understand them, the better we perform. This is what makes Shauny Jenkins particularly well qualified for her role as Recruitment Consultant. With a degree in… continue reading

Priorities, priorities…

Posted: Aug 24th 2021   •   By: Brian Creegan

The events of the past 18 months have thrown up all sorts of unforeseen situations, and every single industry is operating in a landscape they could not previously have envisaged. Sometimes that’s been a good thing, sometimes a little less so, sometimes a bit of both. What is very clear across all industries is a… continue reading

COVID Lessons Learned: harnessing the power of transferable skills

Posted: Apr 14th 2021   •   By: Brian Creegan

If the past year’s pandemic has reinforced one thing for me, it’s that there is an undoubted skills shortage in the UK Life Sciences sector. Whilst of course the race for efficient, effective testing, health care and vaccination has called upon the sector more than ever before, I’m not just referring to a short-term issue…. continue reading

Building a team: what businesses can learn from rugby

Posted: Feb 04th 2021   •   By: Brian Creegan

On the eve of the men’s 6 Nations rugby tournament, we thought it would be good time to illustrate the similarities between rugby and business when it comes to getting the right team in place. What can rugby teach us about building a team? The worlds of rugby and business might, on the face of… continue reading

How to hire successfully while working remotely

Posted: Apr 02nd 2020   •   By: Brian Creegan

  “It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.”   Charles Darwin’s famous words have never been more relevant than they are today. Businesses are making decisions and potentially changing course on an almost daily basis. The coronavirus epidemic has forced business… continue reading

How to motivate your remote team

Posted: Mar 19th 2020   •   By: Brian Creegan

With Coronavirus having an unprecedented impact on every business industry across the globe, many employees in the UK are now choosing to work from home. Similarly, managers are leading remote teams for the first time. While there are some initial challenges to be overcome, such as sourcing the required equipment and setting up a suitable… continue reading

We are Entrust Resource Solutions.

Posted: Feb 11th 2020   •   By: Brian Creegan

    Entrust People and SCI Search and Selection are now Entrust Resource Solutions. Following a year of successful acquisitions and strong growth, we are changing our name and visual identity to better represent the future of our companies. This rebrand allows us to better serve our clients and candidates as one, unified team from… continue reading

Meet our new head of technology

Posted: Dec 18th 2019   •   By: Brian Creegan

We are delighted to welcome Andy Bowie to the Entrust Resource Solutions team. With 25 years’ experience in IT and Life Sciences recruitment, he joins our team as Head of Technology and will head up the IT side of our business. Andy brings a wealth of recruitment experience, in particular IT and Life Sciences experience,… continue reading

Emerging Technologies in the Life Sciences Industry

Posted: Nov 08th 2019   •   By: Brian Creegan

Technology continues to innovate at a faster rate than ever before, bringing vast improvements to every area of our lives. As an early adopter, banking has been revolutionised by technological advancements. Gone are the days of queueing nervously to meet your bank manager for minor, everyday transactions. We have gone from internet banking, to mobile… continue reading

Craig is cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats!

Posted: Sep 10th 2019   •   By: Brian Creegan

Our colleague, Craig Hewett, is currently cycling 980 miles, from Land’s End to John O’Groats, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Craig, from SCI, started his 9 day cycle on Saturday 7 September, and is due to complete on Sunday 15 September. He will have to cover a mammoth 108 miles per day! Craig is… continue reading