Looking at the ex Armed Forces community might not be where you first consider looking for your next HSE hire. However, there is a huge amount of transferable skill and experience for many ex-Forces into HSE. Mindset Believe it or not, the Armed Forces are a very...

Did you know that roughly 5% of the UK population have served in the UK's Armed Forces? Whilst that number is declining as we lose those who served during the era of National service, the proportion of working age ex-Forces will increase. Each year, between...

You may have heard us and others talking about the value that ex-Forces candidates bring to organisations. Firstly, they can bring unique experience and extensive training. This is combined with discipline, focus on delivery and excellent communication to provide a fantastic potential employee. But how...

You may have heard us and others banging the drum about the value that ex-Forces candidates can bring to organisations. Their unique experience and extensive training combined with self/team discipline, focus on delivery and excellent communication, provide the solid foundation that forms a fantastic potential...

The business environment is a very different place to what is was 6 months ago. We've all been dealing with change at a relentless pace in our personal and business lives. But some of the changes we're seeing are for the better. So perhaps it’s...

Before Christmas, our Director published a series of articles on LinkedIn which explored how ex-Armed Forces can transfer their skills to a variety of industries and sectors. They covered Cyber security, ICT, logistics, communications, construction and engineering. These sectors were focused on due to the...

SSAFA recently reported that stigma surrounding the mental health of Veterans is another obstacle that veterans and service leavers face when looking for a new job. Disappointingly, it reported that nearly half of recruiters worried about employing ex-Forces in case they suffered from mental health...