Articles from James Patefield

Sustainability – An Employer Must in 2020

Back in 2015, representatives from nations all around the world met to sign an initiative that would help combat the damaging effects of climate change.

Reconomy colleague volunteers on front line of the pandemic

Reconomy Contracts Manager, Kate Webster, talks about her experience volunteering on the front lines during the COVID-19 crisis:

The world of employment is changing for everyone

#FutureofEmployment - How Has the #GigEconomy Impacted the Amount of Tax We Pay?   

Using Social Media to Enhance Your Career Prospects

Social media has been a world-changing phenomenon. Before Facebook’s founding in 2004 there was the likes of Bebo, Faceparty, and MySpace. However, the last 10 years have seen a huge spike in both users of social media and reasons for using it. In 2019, there were 3.486 billion active users on social media, equating to nearly half of the entire population having a social media presence. This was up by nine per cent since January 2018. But, with a lot of the world currently on lockdown due to the Covid-19 outbreak, the time we spend on social media is likely to soar in the coming months.

Sotech finalists for Apprenticeships, Training & Skills Award

@Sotech_ wins MANUFACTURING AWARD @NEBizAwards  As a team, we are thrilled to announce Sotech was announced as the WINNERS of the Manufacturing Award in last night’s North East Business Awards, and runners up in the Apprenticeships, Training & Skills Award.