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Only 4 Days until the Leapfrog Sponsored Fireworks Display

Just a reminder to all that Monday night sees the return of the Leapfrog sponsored Fireworks Display at the Guernsey Rugby Club, Garenne Stand. This is going to be the only professional Fireworks display in the island on the 5th November. Free entry begins at 6pm, with fireworks at 7pm. Please get there early to make sure you secure a car parking space. Hope to see you all there, it’s gonna be…

Remember Remember the 5th of November!

‘ It is back! Leapfrog are once again sponsoring the Fireworks display at The Guernsey Rugby Club, Garenne Stand. FREE ENTRY begins at 6pm, with the biggest fireworks display ever seen at the club taking place at 7pm. Parking is available at the old rugby club, park and ride carpark, and the Grammar School. Please be aware that the road will be one way from the Grammar School down to Les…

Season Greetings!

13th December 2011 Best Wishes for the Festive Season We would just like to take this opportunity to wish all of our clients and candidates a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year for 2012. We appreciate the relationships we have built with you and look forward to these continuing for many years to come.  This year we have chosen to send this e-card to minimise our impact on the…

How to be a Good Leader

Cynthia “Cindy” Montsinger, Aegis CMCA ®, AMS ® •  people have the ability to change and a good leader can effectively motivate his or her team to excel. A snipit from “Dale Carnegie’s Golden Book — Be a Leader: 1) Begin with praise and honest appreciation. 2) Call attention to people’s mistakes indirectly. 3) Talk about your own mistakes before critizing the other person. 4)…

Why Social Media Can Ruin Your Chances Of Getting Hired.

Resume Target — www.resumetarget.com Just like your cover letter, CV and job interview, social networking sites have also become an important component in which employers base their decision to hire you or not. For the very reason that Facebook is beneficial during a job search, it has been getting the attention of prospective employers. Aside from googling possible employees, a large…

Fireworks Night 2011 — A review

A big thank you to all of those who attended the Leapfrog sponsored fireworks event at the Guernsey Rugby Club. It was our 4th consecutive year of sponsoring the fireworks and it’s fair to say that from the initial feedback received it was the best ever. Conservative estimations suggest there were 4000 people who attended the event so a big thank you to to each and every one of you. I would…

Fireworks Night — Update

With Fireworks night fast approaching, please find details about how best to get to and from the event below. Footes Lane will be made one way from the Grammar School end from 6pm on the night to allow the free flow of traffic and to allow parking along Footes Lane itself. Please do not try to enter Footes Lane from Les Baissieres as it will be blocked off. Parking will also be allowed in the…

Fireworks Night — Update

Plans for the Leapfrog Sponsored Fireworks night continue to move along at pace. Due to the anticipated numbers at the event we are currently looking at the parking options and the possible road closure of Footes Lane to ensure that getting to/from the event is easy. Please keep an eye out on this page for the latest updates on the event and if you have any questions please do not hesiatte to…

Fireworks Night — Saturday 5th November

We are delighted to be continuing our sponsorship of the annual fireworks event at the Guernsey Rugby Club which this year takes place on Saturday 5th November. Now in our 4th year of supporting this free family event we have worked hard to ensure that this years event will be the best ever! In addition to the fantastic fireworks display, we will also have a bonfire and a Guy Fawkes…

Organ Donors!

Having had the usual office discussion on burial v cremation (as you do) it transpired that 3 members of our team were not registered organ donor’s despite being keen to do so.  We are all guilty of putting things off  ‘to do another day’  so it was decided there and then to go to http://www.organdonation.nhs.uk/ to get them registered — done — dusted in less…

What’s going on at Leapfrog.

2 weeks ago our beloved Leapfrog smart car decided to no longer work and as we used it a lot for client visits and taking candidates to interviews we needed to get another one. So after trawling through websites we found one! A lovely little Peugeot 107 -  a lovely YELLOW one! As its currently a little too bright for us and not in our trademark colour purple to match our Bus, it’s shortly…

Don’t network yourself out of a job

Nearly half of UK professionals use social networking sites regularly in a professional capacity and 60% are aware that employers use them to research potential recruits, according to a new survey by Hays, the leading recruiting expert. But interestingly, a large number (48%) of employees questioned are not concerned about the potential implications their presence on social networking sites may…

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