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James is a regular media commentator with recent appearances including BBC News, Sky News and The Apprentice. Click here to find all his latest press appearances.
James Reed is the Chairman of REED - Britain's biggest and best-known recruitment brand and the largest family-owned recruitment company in the world. Learn more about James here.
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When I left school in 1980, TV viewers had a choice of three channels, Brian Clough had just led Nottingham Forest to a second consecutive European Cup, inflation had hit 21.8 per cent and unemployment stood at 2 million – and rising. Fast-forward 38 years: telly addicts have unlimited choice with on-demand entertainment; Forest fans […]
Today I set out three pledges to help encourage the women who work at REED. One: I pledge to introduce talks, seminars and webinars once a quarter, which will be run by successful women, to encourage and inspire the women in the business. Two: I pledge to grow and sustain a female mentoring system to […]
I would like to thank everyone who braved the weather to come to Bush Hall in Shepherd’s Bush, London, earlier this week for Ethiopiaid’s fundraising concert, which was headlined by Natalie Imbruglia. The event, which was sold out, also featured Joy Crookes (who sings ‘It Must Be Love’ so beautifully in the REED TV commercials), Eli […]
When the banking crisis hit in 2008, I remember that feeling of panic. Was our cash safe? Would we be able to pay the 20,000 people on our payroll that week? Missing a payroll was unthinkable. Like many other businesses across the UK, we learnt a lot from the crash. It changed the way we […]
Buy tickets here. On Tuesday 27th February, Natalie Imbruglia will be performing live in concert for Ethiopiaid. Natalie is an actor, singer and songwriter. She started her career in the long-running Aussie soap, Neighbours, and her hit ‘Torn’ reached #1 in the pop music charts and is still played endlessly on Heart FM and other […]
James is the author of two best-selling books, Why You? 101 Interview Questions You’ll Never Fear Again and Put Your Mindset to Work, which he co-authored with Dr. Paul Stoltz.Find out more