Recruitment News

New REC report points to positivity

New REC report points to positivity

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Industry Trade Association the REC (Recruitment & Employment Confederation) have published a new report today, revealing some interesting findings about the recruitment sector and our significant contribution to the economy. The report was compiled as they wanted to look at the socio-economic impact of recruitment and how our industry sector could support the UK' economic recovery – the results of the report are fascinating! Below ...

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Target your job applications for greater success

Target your job applications for greater success

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Sometimes, when you are unemployed and looking to find new employment as quickly as possible, there can be a tendency to apply for as many job roles as possible, with a view that you will be increasing your chances of gaining employment.  Whilst this is not necessarily untrue, in our experience, taking a slightly more targeted approach to your job search can not only be more rewarding, but also see a marked increase in engagement ...

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5 TIPS TO HELP YOU GET HIRED!

5 TIPS TO HELP YOU GET HIRED!

Thursday, November 19, 2020

If you are preparing for a job interview, then what should you be doing in advance, to give you the best possible chance of getting the job? In this short video, Sarah Cleaver gives you some great, professional advice to help you prepare, whether your meeting is being held face to face, or by video.  Feel free to share or comment, especially if you have any further interview tips that you think people would find useful!   ...

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The employment landscape has changed... are you keeping up?

The employment landscape has changed... are you keeping up?

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

During 2020 many employers have had to completely re-write their hiring strategy to cope with a volatile and dynamic marketplace. If your new business plan requires you to hire for job roles that didn't previously exist, and you don't necessarily have the budget, what could you offer to attract the people that you need, to apply for your new job vacancies? In this video, Stuart talks about factors that are important to jobseekers in 2...

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49% of hirers are NOT reading your CV!

49% of hirers are NOT reading your CV!

Thursday, November 05, 2020

Can you afford to let almost 50% of your job applications be left unread? In this video, we give you some great advice on how to unlock the power of the covering letter, to vastly improve your chances of converting your job applications into interviews.  

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