Christmas Party - Bath 2017

Posted: Dec 04, 2017

We can happily tick the box on another memorable Christmas party.

This year, we kept it more local than previous years, and reserved our place at the Roman Baths for our 2017 office Christmas party.

On Friday, we continued our tradition and travelled down to Bath in full fancy-dress attire – this year’s theme, Movies.  

Everyone put in a huge amount effort with their costumes, and we saw outfits like; Pink Ladies from Grease, Wilson the ball from Castaway, The Mask, Mary Poppins and many more.

Nissan has just solved major problem with electric cars thanks to THIS bizarre new feature

Posted: Oct 30, 2017

NISSAN has addressed a shortcoming on electric cars and debuted the new feature on its latest concept car the IMx which debuted at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show. 

While Nissan looks to continue it pursuit towards electrified transport with the new IMx Concept. 

The electric car debuted at the Tokyo Motor Show 2017 and shares some features of the Nissan Leaf but with improved power and range. 

New Algorithm Could Let Us Reprogram Any Cell Into Any Other Cell Type

Posted: Oct 27, 2017

Skipping the pluripotent stem cells!

One of the most defining scientific discoveries in recent decades is the development of induced pluripotent stem cells, which lets scientists revert adult cells back into an embryonic-like blank state and then manipulating them to become a particular kind of tissue.

But now a new model could do away with this time-consuming process, taking out the middle step and directly programming cells to become whatever we want them to be.

Scientists Have Developed Surgical Glue That Seals Wounds in 60 Seconds

Posted: Oct 06, 2017

This could save so many lives.

Scientists have developed an elastic, adhesive surgical glue that could transform emergency treatments by sealing up critical wounds in the skin or the organs, without the need for staples or sutures.

The gel is based on methacryloyl-substituted tropoelastin (MeTro for short), a hybrid elastic protein, and can be squirted onto internal and external wounds to seal them up and encourage healing.

Best companies Countdown - Week 3

Posted: Jun 13, 2017

This week’s Best Companies post is from our Senior Recruitment Consultant, Ross Wright.

Ross has been with the Orion family since 2012 and from then, has enjoyed lots of fun, team building activities with all the staff. Through the years he has formed some great friendships with the other consultants in the office, which helps with his Work-life balance.

If you’re unhappy at your current job, we may have something just for you!

Avoid the 7 most common CV mistakes

Posted: Jun 13, 2017

Your CV is your ticket to interviews and job offers, so it needs to be immaculate from start to finish. It only takes one mistake for a recruiter to start doubting your credibility, so you must ensure that your CV is error-free. Here are the most common mistakes recruiters see, and how to fix them:

Not Doing your research