Update: Werks Has Launched

WERKS launched on 11 March, promising hassle-free recruitment for employers and prospective employees in the hospitality sector. Bars and restaurants across Leeds have already signed up to the recruitment app, including Laynes Espresso, Cafe 164 and Belgrave Music Hall.  Small hospitality businesses are taking up the prospect of being relieved of the strain that the […]

Review: BBC Fierce Women in Media

Having started my first job in the digital sector a few months ago, I was delighted to be able to attend the BBC Fierce Women in Media event in Leeds on the 6th March 2019.  The event brought female industry leaders together from the digital and creative sectors for a series of talks and workshops, […]

Introducing – Leeds International Festival 2019

It felt somewhat appropriate that the organisers, Leeds BID, chose Valentine’s Day to make the first announcement for the 2019 Leeds International Festival (L19). There’s now a lot of love in the City for this relative newcomer to the festival scene and although they got off to a somewhat shaky start, there’ve been some welcome […]

Werks – A new approach to hospitality recruitment

Anyone who’s ever recruited people knows how stressful it can be: the expense of placing ads, cluttering up your social accounts, trying to make sure news of your vacancy reaches the right people…..and recruitment to the hospitality sector, in particular, is fraught with those difficulties.  This is where Werks comes in. Werks is a new company […]