Proximity Blog

Proximity Recruitment Limited, aged 18 months and a quarter.

Previously we posted the first 12 months of Proximity captured in all honesty.

So… now 12-18 months. How have we taken things forward?

December 2017

  • A quiet, tough month.
  • Increased investment in LinkedIn.
  • Used the time to catch-up with clients & candidates.


January 2018

  • Investing in regional base – signed for 1st office at Silverstone Innovation Centre on the Silverstone race circuit!
  • Most clients met in a single month.


February 2018

  • Gained membership for APSCO (Association of Professional Staffing Companies) through quality service, including 10 testimonials from clients & 10 from candidates – thanks to all that supported!
  • Great relationship with the regional CIM group, attending seminars and introducing speakers – really enjoy the meetings!



March 2018

  • Additional investment in Broadbean to increase job posting reach.
  • 1st Vlog loaded to Proximity’s website with Rick at LTF; unsure whether it’s a natural strength!
  • Most jobs taken on in a single month.


April 2018

  • Selected Plan International as our 2nd charity partner, supporting 13 year-old Sanmatenga and her family in Burkina Faso.
  • Most candidates met in a single month.
  • Best revenue generating month to date.

May 2018

  • 1st set of accounts to be published, steep learning curve again with a few processes to make it simpler next year.
  • New company mobile phone – delighted!
  • 25+ Candidate testimonials received.


So still just 18 months in – still learning, making progress, enjoying the journey and meeting some incredibly talented people along the way. Thanks to all individuals that have supported Proximity Recruitment so far!