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Lunchtime reading for HR professionals and recruitment agencies

That time when things changed for the better

Posted by Ruth Penfold on 15/06/16 14:32

Since I joined the Recruitment industry, however many moons ago, there has been an incredible shift in the way that people hire.

We used to notice the flow of hiring cycles, changing on a bi-annual basis almost. It was either a candidates' market or a clients' market. The candidates would either hold all the power or the clients would - we'd either have tons of roles or tons of people, but never a balance of the two.

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Topics: Employment, Recruitment, Human Resources

What Does it Take to Win?

Posted by Will Dolby on 23/02/16 11:34

It’s a question asked by sports teams across the country. What can they do to ensure they win, time after time?

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Topics: Business, Human Resources

The Hottest Jobs of 2016

Posted by Will Dolby on 20/01/16 14:49

January is a busy month for job hunters, with the number of job applications increasing by a whopping 100%. Maybe it’s those torrid January blues, or perhaps a New Year’s resolution that’s actually being followed through.

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Topics: Employment, Recruitment, Human Resources

Is Talent Acquisition the Best Job in HR?

Posted by Will Dolby on 07/01/16 15:04

It’s a critical HR function. One that could potentially make or break your business. After all, the people you hire will shape its future. Make a major mistake when hiring new staff and it could cost you.

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Topics: Recruitment, Business, Human Resources

Supply And Demand: Are Recruitment Agency Fees Increasing?

Posted by Simon Swan on 19/11/15 11:11

Will the skills shortage trigger an increase in recruitment agency fees, and do they represent good value?

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Topics: Human Resources

HR Departments Must Evolve or Die

Posted by Simon Swan on 16/11/15 08:00

Occasionally, we get a bit frustrated with the mindset of those responsible for recruiting within an organisation — more often than not a company’s HR department — when they are reluctant to try something new. Something like our online recruitment marketplace.

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Topics: Human Resources

20 Reasons Why Employers Need Hiring Hub in Their Life

Posted by Isabelle Larsson on 10/11/15 13:59

What…are you telling me that you’ve checked us out, you know what we do, and you still need a reason to use us? Seriously? Oh, very well then. Here’s not one, but 20 reasons why employers need Hiring-Hub in their life.

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Topics: Recruitment, Business, Human Resources

Why "We've Always Done It This Way" Is The Killer of Innovation and Will Strangle Your Growth

Posted by Will Dolby on 03/11/15 08:48

It comes as no surprise to us that OnRec recently reported that recruiters are becoming more dependent on recruitment technology. Over 80% currently spend over five hours a day using tech in a professional setting.

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Topics: Recruitment, Business, Human Resources

Is Your PSL Holding You Back?

Posted by Will Dolby on 28/10/15 11:18

Ah the Preferred Supplier List (PSL). That trusty list you can rely on to fill any vacancy that pops up. But is it also somewhat of a convenient excuse to close the door on other agencies (and platforms) when they come knocking?

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Topics: Recruitment, Business, Human Resources

Top 8 Digital Skills of 2015

Posted by Will Dolby on 19/10/15 10:00

There are 745,000 additional workers with digital skills needed by 2017, so understandably demand for talent is high. Employers are becoming more and more concerned about being able to find the right people to fill roles. And rightly so.

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Topics: IT, Employment, Recruitment, Business, Human Resources

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