Hero of the Month
We want to give a massive congratulations to our superstar Hero of the Month. Canada native Troy has been on our platform for over a year, and his hard-work is being rewarded with a Hero of the Month award and a £25 gift voucher from Amazon. Well done Troy and keep up the good work! Our Hero of the Month feature profiles a hero on our platform that has worked especially hard or who has maintained an exceedingly high level of performance in their roles. Name: Troy Hometown: Mississauga, Canada Joined Staff Heroes: 29/09/2016 Length of time in London: 2 years First job: “Hmmm… that was a while ago now. I think my first job was working with a company called Talkington Bates. If I remember rightly it was as a member of a team of catering staff, but the one place that I would say is my favourite is Wembley Stadium. I just finished a shift there today.” Favourite thing about Staff Heroes: “I think the favourite thing about the platform, I would say is the professionalism. When speaking with you guys on the phone, I think you’re always all very professional.” Dream job: “Ha, that’s a tough one. As I
Sharing Economy Policy UK Round Table
Sharing Economy Policy UK Round Table Staff Heroes was honoured to be invited to the Policy UK “The Sharing Economy: Digital Disruption pt.2: Disownership, Regulation and New Economics” round table with guest of honour Patrick Robinson, Head of Policy, EMEA & Canada, Airbnb Our CEO Laurent Gibb was invited to discuss “The Host, the Driver, the Freelancer Implications for Employee Rights, Flexible Working & Tax” in the Sharing Economy The sessions assessed the challenges and opportunities presented to employers and employees through the sharing economy, including the benefits of flexible working arrangements and the opportunity to supplement other incomes and the subsequent income tax and VAT liabilities and how employment law might need to evolve to balance innovation with concerns other employee rights in the sharing economy. Key Sharing Economy points also discussed focused on: The New Wave of Digital Disruption to the Retail, Hospitality, Automotive and Media Industries Government in the Sharing Space, Consumer Confidence and the Power of a Rating Implications for Employee Rights, Flexible Working & Tax Some of the panel topics covered included: What should be the priorities for protecting self-employed individuals within the share economy? What are the options to distinguish between
Trick or treat – Scared who you’ll get this Halloween when booking temporary staff?
Witching hour is upon us, maybe you should hire a Hero? At Staff Heroes we don’t play tricks, we just give treats! This Halloween we are giving you the chance to hire some of London’s best talent, to deliver world class service at your upcoming events. We offer you full transparency and free access to our extensive and diverse portfolio of experienced Heroes. You can hire your favourites on an individual or recurring basis, the choice is all yours! With Staff Heroes, we ensure you always have the right people based on their work skills, work experience and references – we vet, we interview, we take care of payroll and admin so you can sit back and relax! It’s coming to the end of our first year and we have signed some fantastic deals, together with an influx of brand new talent. Despite these cold, dark months things are still looking bright for Staff Heroes! Sign in, take a sneak peek and pick your favourites!
Christmas Temp Jobs London – what’s hot
Christmas Temp Jobs London – what’s hot With Christmas Temp Jobs London trending on Google and with much talk about Christmas temp jobs 2016 specifically on the BBC and other news outlets the count down has officially started. Google trends is showing significant around the Christmas temp job topic, here’s what has been trending this week in terms of web searches a pretty good indication of what’s going on: 1. christmas temp jobs 2016 +500% 2. royal mail christmas jobs +500% 3. new look jobs +140% 4. boots christmas temp jobs +120% 5. christmas jobs london +100% 6. royal mail temp jobs +80% 7. argos christmas jobs +70% 8. post office christmas jobs +70% 9. marks and spencer jobs +60% 10. morrisons jobs +50% It looks like royal mail jobs are proving popular with 3 of the ten christmas temp job london related queries being Royal Mail related. However results could be influenced by media covered, especially with the BBC Breakfasts’ Steph Davis covering the issue in the run up to Christmas Also interesting to see that in Google Trends related topics Minimum wage is also starting to trend with a 60% increase in interest week on week. 1.6m people