The best outdoor places for al fresco dining!

April 04, 2021

We all know there are many reasons you might fancy booking an outdoor restaurant in London as of Monday 12th April. One obvious catalyst is that COVID-19 restrictions are beginning to reduce, and we can all begin to enjoy each other’s company whilst we dine al fresco!

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How to prepare for an interview: Key steps to land your dream job

November 11, 2019

Key element: how well you prepare.

It’s not possible to anticipate every question that will be asked. It is entirely possible (and advisable) to enter your interview with a strong sense of what to expect and how to approach each question!

Here are 5 tips to help you feel confident and prepared for both a normal interview and a competency based interview:


Normal Interview preparation tips:


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Our top London rooftop bars to enjoy in the sunshine!

July 07, 2019

When the sun comes out in London, finding outdoor bars is always at the top of everyone’s agenda. So, with that in mind we have pulled together a list of the best rooftop spots in London recommended from the team at Bain and Gray.  

From quirky cocktails overlooking the city to swanky terraces with riverside views, this is your ultimate guide to enjoying sunshine drinks from high up.  

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Wellbeing in the workplace

July 07, 2019

There are many reasons why wellbeing in the workplace is important. Not only for the obvious health benefit to employees but also to the overall running of the business; healthy employees perform better, work better together and they achieve better results.

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Running for The Royal Marsden

April 04, 2019

For this month’s charity, we wish to shine the light on the London Marathon. One of the largest annual fund-raising events in the world, runners from across the globe gather to race the 26.2 mile (42.195 km) course through the centre of London.

For most of the runners this is not only a race to test physical and mental endurance, but a race to honour others. Runners take to the line in tribute of loved ones, organisations and charities which have often offered support and hope in difficult times.

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April 04, 2019



You’ve been in the industry for 14 years working as a PA – what made you choose this career?

When I was younger I generally didn’t know what I wanted to do – all I knew was I wanted to be in the movies. 

As I failed all my GCSEs and I came from a working-class family where no one had contacts to the industry I decided to go out to Pinewood Studios and hand my CV out to everyone – and after two weeks it paid off.

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Staff Goodbye

The good in goodbye

Kath was our first Resourcer to join the Permanent Recruitment team at Bain and Gray, and carved out the role brilliantly, becoming a fantastic addition and support to the team. Kath came to us from OMBS, so before she even set her foot in our office her skills and attitude were exceptional.

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International Women's Day 2019

March 03, 2019

To celebrate International Women's Day 2019, the team shared the women they most admire

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A Week in the Life of a Temp

February 02, 2019

Katie tells us what a typical week of temping looks like for her.

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Australia Day 2019

January 01, 2019

Celebrating Australia Day on Saturday 26th

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NYE Fireworks in London

New Year, New Career?

December 12, 2018

Getting through January

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SPACE to Breathe

November 11, 2018

On average, we spend nearly 5 hrs on our phones every day

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Taking a booze sabbatical

November 11, 2018

Three teetotal months in the lead up to Christmas 

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Smart Works

November 11, 2018

Supporting the amazing Smart Works throughout November

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A Bain and Gray update

October 10, 2018

All the Bain & Gray news from the past few weeks

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Chalets and Mountains

Ski season 2018/19

August 08, 2018

Set to be the best in 20 years

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