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Covid-19 Global Operations Update

COVID-19 GLOBAL OPERATIONS UPDATE First Point Group is dedicated to remaining fully functional during the global Coronavirus epidemic. As part of our business continuity plan, some of our teams’ operations will be working from home. All payroll and business recruitment services will continue as normal as we have full remote access to all systems. Please...

My Sabbatical: Kloe Hunt

My Sabbatical: Kloe Hunt I spent my sabbatical working on a personal project of mine: writing my first work of fiction. The additional annual leave allowed me to focus on crafting, writing and editing my work in progress and achieve something I have always wanted to do. Working full time can burn you out, as...

My Sabbatical: Pendy Hou

My Sabbatical: Pendy Hou Could you imagine taking a whole month off work? Could you imagine being paid for it too? For Senior Account Manager, Pendy Hou, this was his reality. At First Point Group we give our employees an additional 20 days paid holiday on top of their annual leave after 3 full years...

What the Year of the Rat Means to Us

What the Year of the Rat Means to Us As a time of reflection, culture and celebration, we at First Point Group observe Chinese New Year across the globe. With our diverse teams, Chinese New Year is a great opportunity for us to review how far we’ve come and strategise where we want to be....

First Point Group a ‘Highly Commended’ International Recruitment Company at APSCo Awards for Excellence 2017

First Point Group a ‘Highly Commended’ International Recruitment Company at APSCo Awards for Excellence 2017 First Point Group, International technology recruitment organisation, have been named a Highly Commended International Recruitment Company at this year’s APSCo Awards for Excellence in the City of London. The Awards lunch took place at RBS, with 36 different companies up...

We’re Staying Focused in 2017: the Year of the Rooster

We're Staying Focused in 2017: the Year of the Rooster Eric (Zhijun) Xu, Huawei’s current rotating CEO until March 2017, gave a New Year message focused on creating value for customers and achieving sustainable growth. We at First Point Group (FPG) have very similar company values, a similar mission statement and similar ambition to succeed...

Top 3 alternatives to US for foreign workers…

Alternatives to working in America Is America closed for business? Here are our top 3 alternatives... So, Trump has won, the H1b visa might fizzle up and work permits could become practically impossible. What are the alternatives? While America experiences a major turning point, other countries still embrace the benefits of hiring skilled individuals from...