Tired of Hiring The Wrong Sales People?

Too many businesses find themselves hiring sales people that only last a few months and don’t live up to their expectations. Whether it’s because they weren’t the right person for the job, they just didn’t have the right training or … Read More

5 Signs Your Workplace Isn’t ‘Engaging’

In an ideal world, you workplace would be a thriving hive of activity, with a passionate and engaged workforce that helped you push your business forward. However studies now show that only 20% of the British workforce are actually engaged … Read More

The Benefits Of Allowing Flexible Working For Recruitment

Flexible working has been a bit of a hot button topic recently. With more employees expecting a degree of flexible working and more employers experimenting with flexible working solutions, it’s easy to see a future where flexible working is commonplace … Read More

4 Innovative Recruitment Campaigns That Actually Worked

When it comes to recruiting new employees, any businesses follow the same pattern. For most, this works very well, and with some careful guidance attracts exactly the candidates they are searching for. But for the more creative, outgoing businesses out … Read More

Dress To Impress – What To Wear To Interviews

The second you walk into an interview, before you even open your mouth, you’ve already spoken volumes and made a lasting impression on your interviewer. How? With your clothes. The way you dress when attending an interview can say a … Read More

How Your Telephone Manner Could Be Costing You Interviews

This month we wanted to talk about something that we have come across a lot recently, a trend that could well be impacting on candidate’s chances at the telephone interview stage with recruiters and companies – telephone etiquette. It is … Read More

Do I Need A CV?

As recruiters, we deal with thousands of CV’s every day. Good ones, bad ones, outstanding ones and some that don’t even exist physically. But something we get asked fairly regularly is ‘do I really need a CV”? And it’s a … Read More

Technology And Recruitment – Friends Or Foes?

Earlier in the month we came across an article in the Telegraph with a very interesting take on recruitment. Among other things, the writer claimed that technology has advanced so much that traditional (or ‘old fashioned’) methods were now becoming … Read MoreRead More

Google’s Secrets For Hiring The Best Of The Best

In today’s connected world, there is no doubt that Google is a household name. The phrase ‘google it’ has become ubiquitous with ‘look it up’, and the company is growing all the time. Part of the secret to Google’s success … Read More

Make A Lasting Impression With Your CV

Looking for a new job can sometimes feel like a chore – especially if you’re applying for a lot of positions, handing out CV’s like candy. But if you’re looking to land your dream job, your CV needs to make … Read More