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December 13, 2018
Newsletter – 13 December 2018
Hi folks, So much for the quiet period before Christmas! Every time you look at the UK news, something huge has happened. We're going to need the Christmas break to unwind from it all! We're going to stay away from the constant government wrangling and look instead at some of the lighter stories of 2018; […]
November 29, 2018
Newsletter – 29 November 2018
Hi folks, This lands in your inbox at the same time as JC, Lee, Geoff Shorter and Annette arrive at the International Security Expo, Olympia London. We will be on stand K71 and we're happy to have a coffee with anyone who would like to visit us for a chat. Two incredible examples of UK […]
November 26, 2018
Case Study: Ideal Candidate Leads To Above-advertised Rate Offer
THE CHALLENGE A major ground investigation client were seeking to bolster their ground drilling investigation operation by hiring a trainee Geotechnical Driller to join their UK team. THE SOLUTION The client already had a great appreciation of the value of ex-military personnel and knew that Ex-Mil could be relied upon to put forward great candidates. […]
November 22, 2018
Preparing for a successful transition from military to civilian life
From the training, excitement and the routine to the life-long friendships and camaraderie, army life can feel like a very difficult thing to move away from.
However, if you’ve decided that the time is approaching for you to make the break – whatever the reason – we’ve got a few tips to help you prepare.
November 15, 2018
Newsletter – 15 November 2018
Hi folks, Over the weekend, we saw incredible scenes all round the UK, Europe and further afield as people gathered in their thousands to mark the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, when the guns finally fell silent at the end of the First World War. With one notable exception (well, it WAS raining), world leaders […]
November 1, 2018
Case Study: Ex-Mil Recruitment Secures Fantastic Candidate for Leading International Management Consultancy
Helping a marking leading niche organisation identify another key individual for their operations in the UK.
November 1, 2018
Newsletter – 1 November 2018
Hi folks, 100 years ago today, the First World War was still raging across Europe and beyond. Men were killed right up until the last minute of the war – 11am on 11 November 1918. Remembrance Day is always important for those of us who have served, our families and wider communities. That this tradition […]
October 18, 2018
Newsletter – 18 October 2018
Hi folks, It will come as precisely zero surprise to readers that budget cuts to the armed forces have consequences. Former Chief of the General Staff, General Lord Richard Dannatt, has pointed out that cutting defence spending down to 2% of the national budget (formerly over 5%) has cut the forces’ capacity in half. With […]
October 4, 2018
Newsletter – 4 October 2018
Hi folks, Military news continues to be under the shadow of sabre rattling by Russia and others but it continues to be unclear what this may mean for our forces. Meanwhile, here at home, a few changes have been suggested that raised a smile in the office. The first are the new fitness tests that […]
September 20, 2018
Newsletter – 20 September 2018
Hi folks, Fans of spy dramas will be enjoying the ongoing stand-off with Russia. They may be only ones, as Putin’s government and media continue to deny any wrong-doing in the face of mounting evidence that they were behind at least one attack on British soil. The whole sorry affair reached a weirdly hilarious peak […]