The Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media when Job Hunting

9th May 2019

Unless you live on a remote desert island with no internet connectivity, social media is hard to avoid. Most of us tend to use our social media channels to share photos of our travels and our families, connect with friends and meet people with like-minded interests. However, when job hunting, should you carry on in the same manner as you would normally on social media?… Read more >>

Meet MacKenzie King: Lois

3rd May 2019

Here at MacKenzie King, we are always looking to expand our team with new talent. We’ve recently recruited a new member of staff in our Suffolk office. Lois has been with us for three months now, working as a specialist recruitment consultant, and we’re really pleased with how quickly she has fitted into the team.… Read more >>

Our 2019 Easter Egg Appeal: A Cracking Success!

17th April 2019

The MacKenzie King Easter Egg Appeal has become something of a tradition over the past couple of years. Last year’s appeal was a cracking success, and so the MacKenzie King team egg-citedly (apologies!) got stuck into our annual appeal once again. As always, our clients, colleagues and local businesses have risen to the challenge tremendously. … Read more >>

How to Choose the Right Recruitment Agency for you

11th April 2019

Whether you’re looking to make your next career move, or are ready for a new hire, choosing the right recruitment agency for your needs is crucial. You may think that all recruitment agencies are the same, but actually there are a wide range to choose from. … Read more >>

The Importance of providing your Candidates with Feedback

13th March 2019

Going for an interview is often daunting and nerve wracking. Your candidates will have invested their time in researching the company and the role, as well as taken the time to attend the interview itself. If they’re unsuccessful in the recruitment process, therefore, it can be extremely demoralising. … Read more >>

Launching our 2019 Easter Egg Appeal

27th February 2019

For the past two years, our Easter Egg charity appeal has been a cracking success. Each Spring, we ask our clients, colleagues and local businesses if they would be kind enough to donate an Easter egg or small gift to us, which we then deliver to various charities local to our offices.… Read more >>

On the 12 Days of Christmas, my Dream Job gave to me…

18th December 2018

If you’ve recently found your ideal job, we hope that it has been everything you could have wished for and more! If a new job is still at the top of your Christmas wish list, read on for all the inspiration you could need to find a new role in 2019:… Read more >>

Temping? Don’t lose out on what you’re entitled to!

7th December 2018

If you’re between permanent positions, or unsure exactly what your next career move should be, temping can be an excellent stopgap. It’s a way to gain valuable industry experience and can often lead to a full time position within the company you’re temping for. And there’s no reason why, if you’re temping, that you should feel that you are any less an employee than your permanent counterparts.… Read more >>

Autumn Executive Networking Lunches

23rd November 2018

This week saw the return of our Executive Networking Lunches. Once again, we hosted lunches at Suffolk Food Hall, Ipswich, and Little Channels, Chelmsford, which were attended by a wide variety of Senior Executives and the MacKenzie King team.… Read more >>

3 Ways to Make your LinkedIn Profile Work Harder

14th November 2018

Most job seekers will have a LinkedIn Profile. But how many people make their profile work to its best ability for them? Whether you are actively looking for a new role, or are using LinkedIn as a tool for building your professional network, there are ways to make your profile work harder for you.… Read more >>