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30 Jun 2020

Returning Safely Back to the Workplace Training Workshop

We are delighted to have teamed up with Blackburn BID to deliver a series of training workshops to support senior Leaders and Managers in getting their businesses back into operation. These online training sessions are fully funded by the BID and available to all its members.

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02 Jun 2020

Managing a Remote Workforce - Free Webinar

Thursday 11th June will mark 12 weeks since PM Boris Johnson said we would turn the tide on Coronavirus. As we return to our businesses, it’s now time for leaders and managers to turn the tide on how we manage and lead our distributed workforce into the future.

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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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13 Mar 2020

Cummins Mellor is Operating as Normal

In light of the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we’d like to inform you what steps Cummins Mellor is undertaking to safeguard our employees and make every effort to maintain our usual recruitment service levels for our customers.

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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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