Five Things to do When Onboarding Your New Employee

Five Things to do When Onboarding Your New Employee

Once you’ve found the perfect candidate to join your team, all your hard work doesn’t stop there.. The first few weeks are some of the most formative, and set the tone for their relationship with the business in the long term. Consequently, having an effective onboarding process is essential for easing the transition and setting ...

Square Pegs in Round Holes: Is it Time for a Rethink?

Square Pegs in Round Holes: Is it Time for a Rethink?

For a long time, companies have sought candidates who are the perfect fit. The right fit technically, the right fit in terms of depth of experience, the right fit culturally for their business. The round peg for the round hole – someone that ticks all the boxes. Whilst it seemed to make sense, today we’re ...

10 Key Lessons I’ve Learned in 10 Years

10 Key Lessons I’ve Learned in 10 Years

With SustainAbility turning ten this month, the business has certainly been on quite the journey since starting out in 2008. Over the coming months, we’ll be writing a series of blogs in celebration of reaching this milestone. In part one, I reflect on my decade with SustainAbility and the ten key lessons I’ve learned along ...

The Importance of Interview Feedback

The Importance of Interview Feedback

The benefits of interview feedback for candidates are obvious: if the feedback is specific and constructive the candidate will be in a strong position to improve as their search continues. There are, however, numerous benefits to providing interview feedback for employers too – yet it is surprising how many employers are still apprehensive about the ...

SustainAbility Queenstown Trip 2018

SustainAbility Queenstown Trip 2018

The SustainAbility team had a blast last weekend at our annual group conference. This year our trip took us to Queenstown where we all took advantage of the gorgeous ski fields and reflected on our brilliant year around a fire. This was recognition & reward to the team for their sterling efforts in what has ...