Would you push yourself so far that your nose bled?

A crazy question to ask you may say? However I watched one man do just that over the festive period. Our very own Brit, Eddie Hall, became the first man to deadlift 500kg in 2016 (although he did immediately pass out after bursting blood vessels in his head!).

Anyway, this got me thinking. Whilst sat on the sofa, eating copious amounts of leftover chocolate and generally indulging in the annual, guilt free laziness of post-Christmas (well as much as you can with a 20 month old in tow!), I sat and watched the Worlds’ Strongest Man, where they showed Eddie achieve this world record. The slow motion clip showed blood pouring out of his nose and it made me sit back (literally!) and realise the lengths people are prepared to go to in order to achieve their goals. Continue reading…


Twinkle-toed Lawyers

When deciding on a subject for my blog, I considered writing about the topical Brexit, however from a recruitment perspective we just have to sit tight, carry on as normal and watch this space. Our clients (in the main) are so far sending us the clear message that it is ‘business as usual’ but, in practical terms, we are already seeing some cautiousness emerging, in particular with the PSL roles and the junior corporate & finance transactional roles in London. Continue reading…