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Joint Force Alba were delighted to attend the inaugural Scottish Veterans Awards in October 2021. Due to COVID19, the event had been delayed by 18 months and this was the second time it had been re-arranged.   The awards recognised Armed Forces Veterans achievements across......

Joint Force Alba are delighted to confirm that we have been awarded Silver in the 2021 Employer Recognition Scheme.   This award scheme recognises significant support provided by organisations to the military community. All winners, of Bronze, Silver and Gold are signatories to the Armed......

Unsurprising, there are many misconceptions about what employing an ex-military candidate might be like. Research from the VeteransWork consortium highlighted that 60% of businesses rule out recruiting someone if they have no industry specific experience. This can place Armed Forces leavers at a distinct disadvantage.......

Emma Davies, founder of Joint Force Alba, won the prestigious Advocate of the Year award in the 2020 Scottish Ex-Forces in Business Awards. Emma is a British Army Veteran having served for 13 years, retiring in 2015. She now runs Joint Force Alba, a specialist......

Last week, we interviewed a candidate who pretty much aced her client interview. So what did she do to leave such a good impression and ultimately get the job offer? Research The candidate had clearly prepared for the interview through extensive research on the client......

When looking for a new job, either as a service leaver, Veteran or Reservist, you want your job application to get you an interview. But how do you standout against the other 10s or 100s of applicants? Your military experience is a great selling point,......

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Fab to get back into 'Auld Reekie' for face to face meetings with clients & prospects. Talking all things #ArmedForces #recruitment. Fingers crossed for some new roles in West Lothian before the end of 2021 & some hiring manager training. Nice sunny day too which was a bonus.

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Ex-Military Recruitment Specialists based in Scotland