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Our Managing Director makes the headlines once again, this time in the guardian!

Kathryn Riley, our Managing Director, is in the guardian today. She’s written an article on brand communication and how this is key to ensuring you hire the right people. Click on the link for the full article.http://www.theguardian.com/small-business-network/2013/sep/30/communicating-brand-hire-best-recruitmentSee More
Sep 30, 2013
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Award nomination

Our Managing Director, Kathryn Riley, has been nominated for the SME Business Women of the Year Award in the Forward Ladies Women in Business Awards!We have been told that the standard of entries was extremely high this year so all of us here at Douglas Scott are very proud of her achievement.Click on this link for more information, http://wiba2013.com/.See More
Sep 17, 2013
A blog post by Douglas Scott was featured

On yer bike!

This morning our Consultant who recruits across the South West, David Burgess, donned his lycra once again and took part in Cycle To Work Day https://www.cycletoworkday.org/. David is a keen cyclist who recently took part in the Manchester 100 Bike Ride for the Christie raising over £300! This morning his risked the perils of the infamous Chester Road and got himself into work on time with no scraps or bumps along the way! Well done David from us…See More
Sep 12, 2013
Douglas Scott posted a blog post

On yer bike!

This morning our Consultant who recruits across the South West, David Burgess, donned his lycra once again and took part in Cycle To Work Day https://www.cycletoworkday.org/. David is a keen cyclist who recently took part in the Manchester 100 Bike Ride for the Christie raising over £300! This morning his risked the perils of the infamous Chester Road and got himself into work on time with no scraps or bumps along the way! Well done David from us…See More
Sep 12, 2013
Richard Pettet commented on Douglas Scott's blog post Douglas Scott provides some commentary on the under representation of women in top level legal jobs
"sorry, the whole post, rather than a link elsewhere"
Jul 17, 2013
Douglas Scott commented on Douglas Scott's blog post Douglas Scott provides some commentary on the under representation of women in top level legal jobs
"Richard Thanks for your comment. What do you mean by Full Form? Thanks Hannah"
Jul 17, 2013
Douglas Scott posted a blog post

Douglas Scott provides some commentary on the under representation of women in top level legal jobs

The BBCs Woman Hour recently featured a piece on the UKs Female Power List. Within the top ten were two Lawyers. It was discussed and debated as to whether this was a true reflection of woman in today's legal profession. Read on for…See More
Jul 17, 2013
Douglas Scott posted blog posts
Jun 26, 2013
Richard Pettet commented on Douglas Scott's blog post Global Recruiter Industry Awards 2013
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Jun 25, 2013
Douglas Scott posted a blog post

Our Managing Director, Kathryn Riley, was interviewed by Huddled!

Our Managing Director, Kathryn Riley, was interviewed last week by Huddled! She popped along to their recording studio and had a chat with them about why she loves the Manchester business scene! http://huddled.co.uk/huddled-interviews-kathryn-riley-from-douglas-scott-6877/See More
Jun 25, 2013
Douglas Scott posted a blog post

Are Criminal Solicitors dreaming of a good night's sleep?

You know it’s serious when a whole circuit of Barristers take a Monkey Monday! Yes, changes are afoot in publicly funded legal representation and Criminal law is now firmly in Chris Grayling's sights but when we looked at the results of our recent survey, we wondered whether some good may actually come from it.We processed over £19m of data when compiling our 2013 Salary and Benefits Bench marker and…See More
May 30, 2013
Douglas Scott is now friends with Richard Pettet and JMW Solicitors
May 21, 2013
A blog post by Douglas Scott was featured

Reality bites in Private Practice but war for legal talent rages!

The Law Society's Annual Statistical Report was published on April 17th and many commentators were suggesting that we are seeing the first signs of the widely predicted decline in practising Solicitor numbers. Admittedly, the figures are over nine months old but since then, we have to say, the legal sector has not seen anything to suggest the downward trend is a blip. Although the numbers of Solicitors on the Roll as of July 2012 increased by 4% to 165,971. Private Practice Solicitor numbers…See More
May 16, 2013
Douglas Scott posted a blog post

Reality bites in Private Practice but war for legal talent rages!

The Law Society's Annual Statistical Report was published on April 17th and many commentators were suggesting that we are seeing the first signs of the widely predicted decline in practising Solicitor numbers. Admittedly, the figures are over nine months old but since then, we have to say, the legal sector has not seen anything to suggest the downward trend is a blip. Although the numbers of Solicitors on the Roll as of July 2012 increased by 4% to 165,971. Private Practice Solicitor numbers…See More
May 16, 2013
Douglas Scott posted a blog post

Is a career in Criminal law losing its appeal…???

Crime lawyers have by far the worst work-life balance amongst all lawyers and the pressure on them risks deterring the next generation, according to new research.A survey by Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment has revealed that criminal solicitors are almost three times more likely to move jobs because of anti-social hours than their peers in other areas of practice.It found that, when it came to reasons for moving jobs, a better work life balance was the motivation cited by almost 30% of criminal…See More
May 9, 2013
Douglas Scott posted a blog post

How we have reduced our aged debtors' figures...

Now sure how many of you spotted this but we were featured in theguardian’s Best Practice Exchange. Click on the link for more info...http://www.guardian.co.uk/small-business-network/2013/may/02/best-practice-efficiency-douglas-scott-legal-recruitmentSee More
May 7, 2013

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Our Managing Director makes the headlines once again, this time in the guardian!

Posted on September 30, 2013 at 15:57 0 Comments

Kathryn Riley, our Managing Director, is in the guardian today. She’s written an article on brand communication and how this is key to ensuring you hire the right people. Click on the link for the full article.

http://www.theguardian.com/small-business-network/2013/sep/30/communicating-brand-hire-best-recruitment

Award nomination

Posted on September 17, 2013 at 12:29 0 Comments

Our Managing Director, Kathryn Riley, has been nominated for the SME Business Women of the Year Award in the Forward Ladies Women in Business Awards!

We have been told that the standard of entries was extremely high this year so all of us here at Douglas Scott are very proud of her achievement.

Click on this link for more information, http://wiba2013.com/.

On yer bike!

Posted on September 12, 2013 at 12:58 0 Comments

This morning our Consultant who recruits across the South West, David Burgess, donned his lycra once again and took part in Cycle To Work Day https://www.cycletoworkday.org/. David is a keen cyclist who recently took part in the Manchester 100 Bike Ride for the Christie raising over £300! This morning his risked the perils of the infamous Chester Road and got himself into work on time with no scraps or bumps along the way! Well done David from us…

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Douglas Scott provides some commentary on the under representation of women in top level legal jobs

Posted on July 17, 2013 at 14:31 3 Comments

The BBCs Woman Hour recently featured a piece on the UKs Female Power List. Within the top ten were two Lawyers. It was discussed and debated as to whether this was a true reflection of woman in today's legal profession. …

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