Memorable Moments at AgendaPosted: 31st July 2017 in Company News
This month’s lunch and learn was entitled Memorable Moments and it was a real test of our communication, memory and teamwork skills. The overall aim was to build an exact replica of a structure made from marshmallows, spaghetti and string - sounds easy, right?
"The worst crime is faking it" - Kurt CobainPosted: 19th July 2017 in Company News
Our experienced team offer both contract and permanent staffing solutions at all levels, so don’t hire the wrong people for your business!
Exciting times at Agenda Life SciencesPosted: 06th July 2017 in Company News
Agenda has always been a forward-thinking organisation that has delivered professional contract staff, recruitment and facility management services for more than 20 years. This continued growth and the development of a long term strategy has required us to expand our team, manage succession and ensure that we have the right structure and capabilities to support our long-term ambitions. To meet these exciting challenges, we are delighted to announce a number of key changes and new positions.
Why is Yawning Contagious?Posted: 03rd July 2017 in Industry News
Does seeing someone yawning lead you to involuntarily copying them, maybe you experience this looking at a photograph of someone yawning or maybe you are yawning now whilst reading this and just thinking about yawning? If so, you are not alone!
Lunch and Learn and Raffle Extravaganza!Posted: 21st June 2017 in Company News
The fundraising for Yorkshire Air Ambulance continues at Agenda, and today saw one of our biggest fundraising sessions yet!
Could a hung parliament benefit science?Posted: 15th June 2017 in Industry News
Last week’s general election resulted in yet another hung parliament for the UK, which was not the result that many would have wanted. Science however, has a lot to lose from Brexit and the current state could actually be of benefit to science according to the Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE).
Sharing Sucess!Posted: 07th June 2017 in Company News
It's been a busy start to the year in the permanent recruitment team. Despite an increase in workload we remain committed to upholding our company values of respect, reputation and responsibility, offering both our clients and candidates the best service possible.
Nearly 80% think Agenda is a Great Place to Work!Posted: 06th June 2017 in Company News
At Agenda we recently provided staff with the option to complete our annual Great Place to Work survey that asks staff to answer questions based on how they think we are performing as a business. Following our 2016 survey, where 79% of staff agree that Agenda was a great place to work, we targeted 85% in 2017.
Can Vitamin C improve how cancer treatments work?Posted: 01st June 2017 in Industry News
During a time which is not easy, the treatments offered for cancer can be very hard on the patient. Unfortunately the side effects and associated challenges are required to help control or if possible destroy the tumour cells. However, researchers have been working on a way that could make these kind of treatments work better...
47th Annual Scand-LAS 2017Posted: 25th May 2017 in Company News
We look forward to meeting you at 47th Annual Scand-LAS 2017 meeting, which is being held in Copenhagen between 30th May – 2nd June 2017.