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19 Mar 2020

Top tips for staying productive whilst working from home

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you will have noticed many people posting about how they are now working from home, as well as those who work from home regularly sharing their tips on how to stay productive.

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10 Feb 2020

How Cummins met Mellor & Richard met Michelle

The story of Cummins Mellor Recruitment started in the mid 1950’s. Gordon and Audrey Mellor met Frank and Enid Cummins when they all became founder members of Middleton Round Table and Ladies Circle. Their houses sort of backed on to each other, ours was on Crow Hill South and Nicks on Mainway in Alkrington. This meant a few years later that Nick and I could meet up and play without going out onto the road.

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05 Feb 2020

Cummins Mellor Celebrate 30 Years in Business!

This year, our family of businesses are honoured to be celebrating our 30th anniversary! In true Cummins Mellor style, we will also be holding multiple events and charity fundraisers throughout the year to continue our celebrations right up until 2021. Celebrations kicked off today with a gathering at our offices with food, champagne, cake and a speech from our Chairman to look back at the last 30 years. Keep your eyes peeled for our calendar of events which will be coming very soon…

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08 Jan 2020

Dress for your Day Policy Launched

The look and feel of our workplaces are changing, so we recently launched a brand-new dress policy across the Cummins Mellor family of businesses called ‘dress for your day’ (DYFD) as a way of empowering our colleagues.

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17 Dec 2019

IR35 – is your Business Ready for the Reforms?

In April 2020, the UK government is proposing to extend IR35 to the private sector. Is your business ready for the change? When the reforms are put into place, large and medium sized companies will have to decide whether contractors need to pay income tax and NICs.

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16 Oct 2019

Tune in to Talent Workshops Hailed Success with HR Leaders

Cummins Mellor have successfully completed the first series of their free Tune in to Talent workshops for Lancashire’s HR leaders in a bid to keep top talent in our county. With employment rates at their highest since the 1970’s, the talent pool is becoming increasingly squeezed.

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18 Sep 2019

Cummins Mellor Crowned BIBAs Family Business of the Year 2019!

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Cummins Mellor have been crowned the BIBAs Family Business of the Year 2019! Colleagues from all three of our companies were presented with the award at Blackpool Tower on the 13th September.

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28 Aug 2019

Join us for Coffee & Cupcakes for Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust

At the end of each month, the Cummins Mellor Group hold a dress down day in the office to raise funds for charities close to our hearts. Each event is chosen by a colleague and they take control of organising and running the event from start to finish.

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