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Interview with Alice & Poppy from The Temp Desk

As a kid growing up, I would watch Michael Parkinson on his television show interviewing sporting heroes like Muhammed Ali and George Best. I thought I would test myself by interviewing our very own team, Alice and Poppy who run The Temp Desk at OSA Recruitment. I won’t be giving up the day job any time soon!   Nick: Let’s start off with an easy question. How long have you worked together? Alice: I think we started working together from 2010 – so about 7 years or so. I started at OSA doing permanent recruitment but changed to The Temp Desk about that time when Poppy came back from travelling.   Nick: You work as a team on The Temp Desk, like Morecambe and Wise or Ant and Dec, so how would you describe your strengths? Poppy: Well, the work can be fast moving, and it is impossible for us to be in the office together every hour of every day, so I would say that our communication is good,...
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Non-Executive Directorships in Guernsey

When recruiting Non-Executive Directors, Guernsey has an excellent stable of professional, experienced and competent people, with a diverse range of skills to draw upon. With such a rich blend of financial services backgrounds, the lawyers, accountants and bankers are well covered. However, there...
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Win the trip of a lifetime to Las Vegas! (Competition Ended)

OSA Recruitment are celebrating their 30th birthday this month! For the last three decades we have had the pleasure of matching the people of Guernsey with their perfect new jobs, and we look forward to many more years to come! To mark the occasion, we are delighted to be offering you the chance to...
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PRISM Brain Mapping with OSA!

Having a full understanding of your strengths and weaknesses can be a tremendous help when seeking a new job or pursuing a change in career. Using neuroscience to map out your own behaviour offers a great deal of insight into your best qualities, and those that you could perhaps work on in...
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Pop-In Careers Surgery

From Tuesday 24th to Thursday 26th January, Alice and Poppy from The Temp Desk will be holding a Pop-In Careers Surgery!  Visit them in the OSA Pop Up Shop on Smith Street between midday and 2pm for confidential and impartial careers advice and guidance. Whether you're hunting for a job, unhappy...
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