The benefits of keeping your warehouse in top shape

Clear home, clear mind, that’s how the saying goes. It’s the same in the workplace, most notably in the warehouse – it’s so important to make cleaning and organising the warehouse a priority. Here’s why. Safety first and foremost. A clattered and disorganised warehouse can lead to an increased risk

Make an impact with your CV cover letter

It’s a busy job market out there and it’s important to stand out from the crowd. Most employers these days expect a cover letter with your CV, to give an overview of your expertise and experience – here’s our top tips for making your cover letter have impact. Make your

Keeping Drivers safe during the Coronavirus pandemic

Many of us now getting used to life amid COVID-19, and over the last few months of lockdown there has been a growth in demand for delivery drivers and supply chain workers. It’s important that drivers keep safe as they go about their business during the crisis – here’s our

Making the most of furlough

Furlough is something that none of us had really heard of before the coronavirus pandemic. A measure put in place by the government to save thousands of jobs, it’s a well-recognised term and is to stay a firm fixture of our lives at least until October when the scheme will

Working from home V children

Whilst lockdown restrictions are finally easing, many people are still balancing working from home with their children off school, unlikely to go back until the autumn term starts in September. Balancing everything can be tough – here’s our top tips for getting through the final summer months until the kids

Be Aware: The risks of operating a broken forklift

In a busy warehouse environment, it’s inevitable that equipment will break or become damaged. Although it’s tempting to put off making repairs or replacing damaged forklifts, it can cost the warehouse more down the line. A damaged forklift is a danger to those operating it and others in the warehouse.

How to deal with interview stress

The things about job searching is that it inevitably results in interviews. Interviewing is a vital part of the job-hunting process; unfortunately you can’t get around it, and it can leave people feeling anxious. If you feel stressed about your next interview, take a look at our top tips for

Working safely during the coronavirus pandemic

As the government begins to relax restrictions, more people are returning to work. It’s important that we all work together to make sure we all stay safe as we return to the workplace. Here’s the latest guidance on keeping safe at work. Start with risk assessments. All organisations should begin

Make sure manual handling is both safe and effective

Warehouses are busy places. It’s vital both for safety and for efficiency that the manual handling procedures in your warehouse are top notch – here’s our top tips for maintaining manual handling productivity. Check your equipment is right for the job. Possibly obvious, but it’s easy to use the wrong

Online Driver CPC training: Book your place today for June!

It’s fair to say there’s been a lot of changes in the way we work amid the COVID-19 pandemic. But life goes on, and we’re excited to announce that we’ve got access to online driver CPC training! Are you stuck at home, bored? Our sister company https://wetraincpc.co.uk/ are taking bookings

Job searching during COVID-19

For some the world feels like its been turned upside down, and many hopeful job seekers may feel that now is not the time for searching for a new job. WRONG! Life still goes on, and there’s no reason why you should stop seeking your next career move. Here’s what

What does furlough mean? Know your rights

Coronavirus has resulted in a huge change in our work and our lives over the last few months. One of these big changes is the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – or furlough. If you’ve been furloughed, make sure you know your rights – here’s what you need to know. The

Maintaining a work life balance during COVID-19

Whatever industry you’re in, COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on a normal work life balance. Whilst we’re all feeling the strain, it’s even more important we work hard to make sure we maintain our work and home life to ensure we can protect our mental health. Here’s our top tips. Don’t

Exciting Announcement! Brand NEW Forklift training centre now open in Luton

At last! Our sister company, The Forklift Truck Training Centre is open NOW! Visit their website here: https://wetrainflt.co.uk/ The below courses are offered: FLT Counterbalance FLT Reach PPT powered pallet trucks All courses are held in Luton in Bedfordshire, with training provided using Junghenrich equipment, one of the leading brands

How to ace your next video interview

Despite the COVID-19 lockdown, life goes on, and companies are still recruiting and interviewing. However, given the coronavirus lockdown, video call interviews, once a rarity, are now a more popular way of interviewing during these challenging times. Here’s our top tips for acing your next video interview. Don’t get interrupted!