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Moving to Dubai

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January is a crucial month for everyone, it is the time for new beginnings and New Years resolutions. Here at Marlin Selection it has been a very busy month for us, in terms of an increase in candidates open to discussions and also clients making new hires. Behind the scenes, we have also been organising […]

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The roaring 20’s?

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The time is nearly upon us when we can sit back and reflect upon what has been an incredibly hectic year. Politics has taken such a central stage that it is easy to forget that we are about to enter in to a new decade and hard to ignore that the last 20 years of […]

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How to get back into the market after a career break

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Getting back into the market after a career break can be challenging, however the way you approach it can make all the difference. We often find candidates trying to rush back into a new role in hope to re-start their careers. However, the best approach is to research the market and be tactical in your […]

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Are you sitting at the desk too long?

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Research shows that one in four British workers sit at their desks for 9 hours a day, a level which has been associated to raising the risk of serious health problems including diabetes and cancer. Many of us are found guilty of sitting at our desks all day, including during our lunch hour which should […]

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Working with Executive Search Firms

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The purpose of Executive Search firms is to find candidates for senior executive and board level positions. These candidates are traditionally at the top of their respective field and less actively open to making a move. Marlin Selection’s director Tim Rust was recently involved in a panel discussion with 4 other search firms at LHH […]

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Rugby – Come on England!

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While our politicians battle with each other in the forth coming Election and to try and agree a BREXIT path to suit all, our amazing Rugby Union team have shown just what can be achieved with superb leadership and team work. Regardless of the result tomorrow as a nation we can all be proud of […]

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The IT Crowd

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As someone who has always considered themselves fairly computer literate, (I can uninstall programmes, set up Google chrome and used to be able to do that thing at school where you could turn someones screen upside down). However, having spoken to recent graduates in the financial services market I realise just how far behind I […]

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Update on the Dubai Job Market

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The UAE’s job market has seen promising growth due to active trade, tourism, and intensified investment ahead of Expo 2020. Although the recent trend of Emiratisation almost tripled the amount of jobs for Emirati Citizens, demand is still high for specialised talent. For the coming year, it is expected that employers will be seeking professionals […]

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Would you keep quiet or tell the boss?

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According to previous studies, the bearer of bad news in most scenarios is seen to be the ‘bad guy’, even though they are only the ones delivery the news with good intentions. This has been proven both in every day situations as well as in the work place, from being told your flight will be […]