15th October 2019

Women Progressing in Leadership – Equal Housing Roundup

“Inspiring speakers who shed light on different journeys to success and how barriers can always be overcome.” After months of build-up, we finally held our Equal Housing event this month, set up by our Housing consultant Kam Shergill and we’re thrilled by how the day went. For the main reason that we had a fantastic panel and […]

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17th September 2019

Why being brave may be the secret to getting promoted in Housing with Sue Shirt

So far we’ve introduced the next Equal Housing event in October and last month spoke with Karen Armitage about her journey and thoughts surrounding women progressing in Social Housing. In this article, Kam Shergill (Social Housing recruitment specialist) speaks with Sue Shirt, Executive Director at Stonewater about progressing and getting promoted in Housing. Sue is also appearing on the panel at the Equal […]

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23rd August 2019

The Future of Digital Twins: Changing the Built Environment

It’s one month away from the joint event between Niyaa People and IES to present and explore technological advances and the future of Digital Twins. So we’ve decided to life the lid and dive a little deeper into the company behind the product. Who and what is IES? Founded in 1994, IES’s analytical tools and industry […]

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21st August 2019

Equal Housing – Women progressing in Social Housing with Karen Armitage

In her last article, Kam Shergill (Social Housing recruitment specialist) explained why she wanted to launch the second Equal Housing event: Females of the Future, focusing on women progressing in Social Housing. As part of this journey, she’s been speaking to influential women in Housing during the run-up to the event in October. The first article in this series […]

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31st July 2019

Should Architectural teams have in-house Revit trainers?

Here at Niyaa, training and L&D is the cornerstone of our business, this isn’t just a statement but now means 90% of our team and 100% of our senior management are home-grown talent. So much so, that in 2018 we created the role of Internal Talent Manager. Should Architectural teams be considering hiring Revit Trainers […]

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23rd July 2019

Equal Housing Event – Females of the Future

One year on from her graduation and running our second Equal Housing event in October, here’s why Kam is so passionate about women in Social Housing. Written by Kam Shergill – Social Housing Recruiter Why women in leadership? Going into my final year of university last year, I knew what I wanted to focus my dissertation on, […]

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17th July 2019

Recruitment Canaries – Overcoming Hurdles

“Fantastic event. Inspirational speakers beyond the usually corporate jargon.” “Real value, from real people, for real people.” “Yet again another fantastic event with a brilliant surprise with the selection of speakers.” “Thought provoking, tangible and practical life concepts that can be used in business to improve mental and operational welbeing.” “Great to share ideas and […]

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Birmingham Recruitment blog post about Homeless Ex-Offenders

9th July 2019

Homeless Ex-Offenders: Supporting them from the outside

You never really understand the severity of homelessness until you look out for it Written by Jade Wright – Social Housing Recruiter  The Facts During my approximate 10 minute walk from Birmingham New Street to work, I often cross at least 8 homeless people sleeping rough on the streets, but how many of us stop […]

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Commercial Real Estate Service Charge Alterations

1st July 2019

All About RICS Service Charge Alterations

How have the mandatory service charge alterations affected you since the 1st of April?  Will it lead to businesses being less profitable after old leases run their course and new ones are negotiated? Or will companies just raise their rents to subsidise the loss of income on service charges? Is this even something that will […]

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26th June 2019

Equal Housing: Tackling A Diversity Issue

Equal Housing The Social Housing team at Niyaa People are just about to launch the second Equal Housing event to be held in October. Before that, we wanted to reflect on the inaugural event which took place in February. Equal Housing was created to facilitate conversations around topics and issues that are already going on within our Housing […]

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“Niyaa People have been a pleasure to work with, in particular Kamran. He fully took on board our requirements and ensured that we found the right candidate for our position. I highly recommend Niyaa People and will definitely contact them for any future recruitment needs.”
Beaumont Structural Consultants
Director
Beaumont Structural Consultants