We’re delighted to have Writer, Author, Mental Health Campaigner and Public Speaker, Rachel Kelly appear as a guest blogger. Rachel recently appeared at our event in London, ‘Breaking boundaries; mental health and the failings of the UK workplace’ in London, and is delighted to contribute to our blog where she talks below about how to cope with the trials and tribulations that the festive season brings.
Is the changing landscape of legal service delivery the friend or foe of future in-house lawyers?
After a lengthy reputation as the “softer” sector, the one where people just plod along, with a misconstrued perception of easy hours and an easy life; in recent years Local Government has fought back and proven that it is fast becoming incredibly resilient, innovative and creative. Having rivalled the private sector with its ability to change, adapt and explore new models of working.
Making it to the final round of an interview process and getting the feedback of not the right ‘cultural fit’ can be heart breaking. It is a tough one for us recruiters to have to relay because it raises so many questions from the candidate and rightly so.