Leadership is on the Agenda!Posted: 17th July 2018 in Company News
Our other participant in the Agenda Staff Challenge is Mat who he is aiming to put leadership on our agenda for the future! In keeping with Agenda’s commitment to making our business a great place to work, Mat’s programme is an exciting concept for the development of our employees...
Don’t listen to us – listen to our customers!Posted: 11th July 2018 in Company News
June 2018 saw the first round of our annual customer satisfaction surveys with recruitment clients being surveyed, asking for feedback on the service, the staff they dealt with and our methods of communication.
12 Things NOT To Do In A Job InterviewPosted: 10th July 2018 in Permanent Recruitment
Most of us dread job interviews, no matter how much we want the job. Nerves can get the better of you and unexpected questions can throw you off, but there is still a good amount of preparation you can do to make sure it goes as smoothly as possible. Here are 12 things which you should never do or say in a job interview if you want it to go well for you.
Agenda lock down their trainingPosted: 10th July 2018 in Company News
Agenda would like to say a huge well done to a recent participant in our Agenda staff challenge. Mic, from Agenda’s IT department has just successfully assisted 15 members of Agenda staff through an Open University ‘Introduction to Cyber security: stay safe online’ course, with all attendees gaining an Open University qualification.
New drug gets body to ‘eat’ cancer cellsPosted: 05th July 2018 in Industry News
Cancer research is always ongoing in the hope to find a cure for cancer, but the reality is that one drug or a one-size-fits-all treatment is not enough to fight it. Immunotherapy is considered the next big thing in treating cancer, but cancer is smart has many ways of avoiding treatment...
Hangry!? Scientists Have Found Out WhyPosted: 02nd July 2018 in Industry News
If you've ever wondered why you get angry whenever you’re hungry, good news! Science might have found the cause of being “hangry” – and it is not as simple as low blood sugar levels. It’s a complex interplay between your feeling of hunger, your awareness of your feelings, and what’s going on around you. As reported in the journal Emotion, the team believe that the causes of being hangry are related to both context and emotional self-awareness.
New certifications for Agenda!Posted: 28th June 2018 in Company News
This June Agenda were one of the first companies in the UK to achieve certification to BS10012 Personal Information Management System. Agenda also successfully gained certification to ISO22301 (ISO 22301) Business Continuity Standard.
Immunotherapy SuccessPosted: 14th June 2018 in Industry News
Immunotherapy has been in the science and health news a lot recently, but it is not a new treatment for cancer. Immunotherapy drugs work by stimulating the immune system to recognise and fight cancer and is already being used to tackle certain cancers...
Tea Leaves Kill Lung Cancer?Posted: 25th May 2018 in Industry News
Scientists from India and Swansea University have recently discovered that nanoparticles derived from tea leaves can inhibit and destroy lung cancer cells...
Organ TransplantsPosted: 22nd May 2018 in Industry News
Organ donation and transplantation is a big discussion at the moment. Wales have trialled an opt-out system to help boost numbers on the organ donation list, and similar plans are being discussed for England and Scotland.