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“Legal Dishonest Cheaters beware avoid should be...”

Written on: 23/04/2016 by Respect4us (1 review written)

I've over rated with one star WARNING don't trust there verbal promises Monitor your pay contracts are under written Worthless agreements Some will get lucky others used and some Ripped off Your hard work makes them loads but still try to dip your pockets Staff should be ashamed they should review there company name And the logo ? Well I'm puzzled they get away with it Karma please visit this company and staff Thank you regards Ex employee very disappointed angry oh and only £3.000 +… Read Full Review

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“Time wasters.”

Written on: 05/04/2016 by Dravenj449 (1 review written)

The Best connections dudley branch. say they want to help you find a job. but do nothing to actually help you. There are jobs online that suit your needs but they say they are busy with other company. They lie by saying they will follow up on your behalf but never contact you. If they ever offer to ring you back they never do. I just hope companies stop using them for wasting their time too. I am disgusted. I can see jobs that suit me but cannot get in touch with them because The Best… Read Full Review

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“Bunch of lying, thiefs.”

Written on: 23/03/2016

This is my 3rd week with them, my 1st weeks wages were wrong, they underpaid me and after a promise of the missing money being paid the following week they not only didn't hour their promise they underpaid me again. When you ring them the girl who does the wages has gone home, isn't in work today, is out of the office, any excuse they think they can get away with. Best Connection Scunthorpe you are a bunch of liars, I won't be working for you for a 4th week!… Read Full Review

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“a waste of time offered one shift work in 2 months”

Written on: 04/03/2016 by 135Cameron (1 review written)

seen jobs advertised by best connection have applied straight away and have got the skills required for the jobs but never hear from them I don't think these jobs exist just a ploy to get people to register with them… Read Full Review

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★★★★★

“Great agency to work for.”

Written on: 29/02/2016 by Adrienneb1973 (1 review written)

I have signed up with The Best Connection in West Bromwich. Great friendly people who give you an honest answer when you speak to them. Found me a job at a cardboard company. They told straight away it is a long term temp job but with some hard work I will possibly get a full time job. I was given a full time job after 12 months always paid correct and on time. The 2 lads who looked after me always kept me up to date with things. They always new who I was when I came in without having to say… Read Full Review

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“what work!”

Written on: 13/02/2016 by pyLeach246 (1 review written)

Ipswich best connection branch really hopeless,they are advertising jobs they don't have as usual, it has been admitted to me they just want to get people in to boost numbers, when you do get offered work, it is not what you requested. as a class 1 hgv driver with many qualifications I have found it is best to join another agency , because in the last 6 months I have been offered just 8 days work! and the days I did work I didn't get the correct pay or the wrong amount of hours or both!.I did… Read Full Review

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“Lies, Incompetence, Unhelpful”

Written on: 27/11/2015 by abusedagencyworker (1 review written)

Payment errors. Taking your money for their money spinning scam 'personal accident insurance', despite being told no, and then claiming you have to fill in a form to opt out of their illegally sold insurance product. When presented with a problem, often fail to get back to you, or attempt any resolution. Only with excessive badgering will they finally try and sort it. No interest in staff welfare or happiness, no follow up once placed, unaware of what you are working for their clients. Do not… Read Full Review

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“the worst agency to work for ”

Written on: 15/11/2015 by MarcoRoss (1 review written)

this is the worst agency, they will mess up your payments (won't pay you right or won't pay you at all) they should be shut down… Read Full Review

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“take your pay”

Written on: 06/11/2015 by NATHAN180789 (1 review written)

DO NOT WORK FOR THESE PEOPLE ROBBING AND INCONSIDERATE PEOPLE WHO FAIL TO PAY WAT YOU ARE OWED REPEATEDLY WEEK AFTERWEEK… Read Full Review

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“PHANTOM JOB CONNECTIONS MORE LIKE”

Written on: 05/10/2015 by clinchy_34 (1 review written)

I sighed up with best connection as i saw a job role that suited me, i rang them up and they told me come to the maidstone office to sigh up which i done the following day. I spent 2 hours going through all the crappy paper work to find out that the job was just casual work so they will phone me when needed. How about telling me this before i spent money on fuel, heard nothing from them so i decided to ring them today about a job i saw online, 05/10/15. Asked me about my work history.. i… Read Full Review

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“disgraceful agency worst of the worst”

Written on: 05/10/2015 by winnieq1 (1 review written)

Went for induction at matalan.told you must not let agency down etc etc told we will ring when there's work.agency rang there's a job at wincanton and to go there.i went for induction had to stop training as they had no spare keys went back again another day for final training. told start Monday 6am turned up for work and then told didn't the agency tell you on Friday we did not need you today? I rang Northampton best connection he was trying to make out I had a text I RECIEVED NO TEXT !! Then… Read Full Review

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“Everytime you call theres always huffing and puffing...”

Written on: 22/06/2015

Everytime you call theres always huffing and puffing like you are somehow burdening them. These women need to get off their high horses and realise they get paid to answer the damn phone.For a recruitment agency they are absolutely a million percent rubbish at customer service! Iv been contacted about jobs and then never heard from them again and the one time i didnt turn up to a job because of personal reasons the woman told me i let them down and cut me off. Well i am glad i didnt turn up and… Read Full Review

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“Poor service agncy”

Written on: 09/06/2015 by xjMcKee270 (1 review written)

Forever messing up my pay. Complicating my holiday request forms. Cancelling me last minute dot com. Too many chiefs in the office not enough Indians on the shop floor. Cocky staff thinking they know everything. I feel sorry for the competent staff members there having to put up with the idiots. Very tempted to join another agency to get away from these clowns tbh. Nightmare company with a lot of bad press and lots of drivers slating them who have since got full time employment via opting to… Read Full Review

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“never called for work and didnt return my money”

Written on: 03/06/2015 by Dawson107 (1 review written)

i have applied to work with best connection and it is almost 9 months now. I have paid 44 pounds for CRB check and they never send it for DBS check and every time i call they told me that they will call back but they never did. I was asked to come and collect my money but they didnt give it to me. I am still chasing for me until today… Read Full Review

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“the worst connection”

Written on: 15/05/2015 by Ashleyx419 (1 review written)

They have ' a do not care' attitude towards customers, treated them as fools. Promise to find a job and when calling they always have nothing. And if they finally find something (wow) the next day call saying there was a mistake or send you somewhere( in my case it should be a warehouse) where they even do not build it yet. Worst agency ever… Read Full Review

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“no work”

Written on: 01/05/2015 by seO'Reilly435 (1 review written)

Signed up and got a job the next day for 1 week mind, after that nothing. Every time I ring for a job they say they'll pass my details on but never hear anything back. Useless… Read Full Review

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★★★★★

“Only best experience”

Written on: 30/03/2015 by MelanyMurphy-Alt (1 review written)

I was working for TBC more than 2 years (5 months SprtsDirect Shirebrook, 18 months NDL Stoke n Trent) and I hasn´t got any problems with agency at all. They helped me with my FLT license. Few problems with NDL but that wasn´t agency fault. Highly recommend… Read Full Review

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Qwertyasda's Comment

Written on: 12/05/2015

I think agency places good reviews about this company cause it's really awful agency.:( sad but true

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“Treated me like a complete fool for a mistake they made”

Written on: 19/03/2015 by Berry486 (1 review written)

Registered with best connection in Northampton as a driver I worked for two weeks and was expecting to receive my first weeks pay into my account on the Friday. When I had checked my bank account for an entry to my shock and horror found there to be none. So I got on the phone immediately to Best connection {hah! what a laugh should be called worst connection}and some rude person proceeds to tell me that I will not be paid today and when pressed as to why since I had not only worked overtime… Read Full Review

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Qwertyasda's Comment

Written on: 12/05/2015

I believe same experience here.

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“Worst employment agency ever”

Written on: 18/03/2015 by Sashat90 (1 review written)

Jobs do not exist. Staff unprofessional I sat waiting while my husband was being interviewed with them. Staff we're watching racing on TV all I could hear was swearing the f word constantly. I was waiting an hour they continually made each other coffees and totally ignored the fact I was sat listening to it all. My husband signed up with them as they were advertising a job he was skilled for. When he asked about the vacancy he was told the person dealing with it was not available but they… Read Full Review

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Rmgr's Comment

Written on: 27/03/2015

Hi Sashat90, could you confirm which branch of The Best Connection your review relates to please.

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“Horrible agency”

Written on: 14/03/2015 by McCarthyfs106 (1 review written)

Everyone tells porkys and don't give work. Don't trust them and be careful. Very bad services… Read Full Review

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