Karen Dykes

Karen Dykes

Recruitment Partner

Karen, recruitment partner and part of the management team at Anne Corder Recruitment, manages a huge array of responsibilities. Managing everything that is not directly job handling, Karen is also an expert in candidate sourcing, change management, training and temp recruitment.

Five ways you can integrate into your new job

If you work 9-5, Monday to Friday, then the chances are that you spend more time with your colleagues than you do with your own friends and family. Bearing this in mind, should you be doing more to integrate into… read more…

National Apprenticeship Week: What’s in it for you?

What is it? National Apprenticeship Week is a week dedicated to celebrating the benefits of apprenticeships, and how they can transform the businesses that hire them. Apprenticeships don’t only positively impact businesses, but also the individuals undertaking the placement. Workplace… read more…

How to ace a competency interview

“So, tell us about a time when you…” The dreaded competency matrix-based job interview. We’ve all been there, and it’s not always an easy ride! Going for a job interview can be nerve-wracking enough (but please don’t panic, we have… read more…