10 of the worst people you can work with

Unfortunately, you can’t choose your work colleagues… No matter where you work or how long you’ve worked for, I expect you’ve come across your fair share of irritating colleagues – I know I have. Here are 10 of the worst people you can work with and believe me, they are working in shipping & logistics

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Struggle to know what sources to use when recruiting?

You are certainly not alone – over half of small business have the same problem when they are recruiting. You can’t switch on the TV or radio without seeing / hearing adverts for job boards like reed, CV Library & indeed etc… They market heavy across social media and I am sure you get regular

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Hutchison Ports starts work on Port of Felixstowe yard expansion

Hutchison Ports kicked off its latest expansion phase at Port of Felixstowe, beginning construction of about 13 hectares of new paved container yard at the UK’s largest shipping container port. UK Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling, officiated at a formal ground-breaking ceremony to mark the start of work on the new container yard to

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Shipping lines K Line, MOL and NYK are banking their future success on the Ocean Network Express (ONE)

Shipping lines K Line, MOL and NYK are banking their future group profitability on the success of the Ocean Network Express (ONE) – the merger of the Japanese transport groups’ respective container businesses scheduled for April. According to reports, the trio say they expect to save ¥50bn ($440m) in costs in the first fiscal year ending 31

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4m sq ft logistics super-hub planned for Essex

iSec and Greenergy are planning to develop a four million sq ft logistics super hub next to DP World’s London Gateway development in Essex. The site, called Thames Enterprise Park, is located on the site of the former Coryton oil refinery on the River Thames. The new facility will include a food hub; energy hub;

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The largest container ship Milan Maersk has just arrived in Southampton

The largest container vessel to visit Southampton has just arrived at DP World’s container terminal this afternoon at just after 14:15. The Milan Maersk is 399m long, and the The 214,000 tonne megaship belongs to the second generation of Maersk Line’s Triple-E class (Economy of scale, Energy efficient and Environmentally improved) and is part of a

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Write Better Job Adverts!

Having recently launched SDW eRecruit, our new online advertising service to the shipping, freight & logistics industry, we are having many conversations around one of the key aspects of our service, writing compelling & attractive Job adverts that gets applications, from the candidates you want to apply & subtly repels the ones you don’t. We’ve

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