Blog, News & Updates

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Changes in Cambridge in 2019

Changes in Cambridge in 2019 Although it’s one of the most historic cities in the UK, few things in Cambridge stay the same for long. From new restaurants and pubs to new commercial developments, things in the city are always on the move. Whether you live in Cambridge or are just visiting, exploring these new …

Secured a fixed-term contract at the University of Cambridge? Check out CheckedInn

Secured a fixed-term contract at the University of Cambridge? Check out CheckedInn According to The Times World University Rankings, Cambridge University is the second-best higher education institution in the world. Coming in ahead of world famous names like MIT, Stanford, Harvard, and Yale, the university is only pipped to the top spot by long term …

Cambridge emerging as one of the top cities for tech companies in the UK

Cambridge emerging as one of the top cities for tech companies in the UK Thanks to its world famous university and cutting-edge research institutions, Cambridge has long been at the forefront of innovation and technology. Attracting top talent from around the world, the city is one of the most exciting places to be for tech …

How much help do UK employers offer transient workforce with living arrangements?

How much help do UK employers offer transient workforce with living arrangements? Finding good quality accommodation is one of the most fundamental challenges that transient workers face when moving to a new position. Not only do they have to get to grips with the layout and neighbourhoods of a new city, they also have to …

Best and newest places to eat in Cambridge

Best and newest places to eat in Cambridge Whether you’re a foodie or just someone who enjoys a good meal out, Cambridge makes a great destination. As @CambridgeNewsUK says, “From restaurants to bars, cafes and everything in between - there is no shortage of brilliant places to go and eat.” And with more eateries opening …

The challenges facing a transient workforce

The challenges facing a transient workforce The world of work can be very competitive. From chasing promotions to securing that perfect new role, professionals have to constantly push themselves if they’re going to climb the next rung of their career ladder. One thing that can really benefit your career is flexibility. Being willing to adapt …

Tips for travelling to and around Cambridge

Tips for travelling to and around Cambridge Thanks to its beautiful scenery, wealth of attractions and rich history, Cambridge has been a popular destination for day trippers and weekend breakers for decades. As a result, the city is well connected to London, the surrounding area and destinations further afield. Whether you’re travelling to Cambridge by …

The differences between Checked Inn and short term accommodation

The differences between Checked Inn and short term accommodation One of the main difficulties of modern living in the UK is sorting out appropriate accommodation. Although the world has grown smaller in so many ways, corporate travel and finding a place to stay can still be challenging. For those of us that travel for work …

Types of accommodation in Cambridge – from the quirky to quintessential

Types of accommodation in Cambridge - from the quirky to quintessential Thanks to its wealth of attractions and beautiful scenery, Cambridge has long been a popular destination for a UK city break. As Lucy Dodsworth says “Like Oxford, it’s got a fascinating history, beautiful architecture, punts on the river, cobbled streets, bikes and enough museums …

The differences between Checked Inn and a tenancy agreement

The differences between Checked Inn and a tenancy agreement In an increasingly hectic working world, our accommodation needs to better reflect the way we live. More young people than ever before are choosing to avoid the traditional route of saving for a mortgage, not only because securing a mortgage has never been harder but because …

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