Author: guest

Taking the Driving Seat in a Candidate Driven Market

Have you ever had a gut feeling that a candidate is not as good as you – and your client – think they are? As a recruiter, naturally eager to fill that position, especially if it’s a particularly challenging one

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5 Easy Ways to Stay Fit in the Workplace

For most workers with a steady 9-to-5 job or 40-hour workweek, it can be pretty tricky to find the time to inject a healthy or active lifestyle in their daily routine. There are times when you get waist-deep with work

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Employers Want Candidates with Potential

‘Harvard’ or ‘Oxbridge’ are often mentioned in the same sentence as ambitious global business leaders and the political elite – most relevantly with current US President Donald Trump has earned an economics degree from the University of Pennsylvania and Boris

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5 Tips to get Your Candidates in to the Digital Marketing Game

The digital marketing industry is growing, and with it are the number of employment opportunities available. However, while there are more roles to fill than ever before, brands and agencies are only hiring the best candidates.  As such it has

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The Importance of Effective Onboarding

Many businesses will claim to have an onboarding process when bringing new employees into the fold, but how many of them can say how effective that process really is? In too many cases, onboarding is an exercise in paper pushing,

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Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent Remains Biggest HR Challenge

In an environment plagued by skills shortages, finding and retaining talent remains the biggest HR challenge:  half (51%) of HR managers say they struggle to find people with the right skills to do the job, according to a new survey

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Which European City Should you Take your First Graduate Job in?

Whether your degree comes to an end this winter or you have one more semester to go, you’ll already be thinking about your first serious graduate job and where it might take you. But perhaps this is a topsy-turvy way

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Are You Ready for a Career Change?

If you’re tired of your job and you’re thinking it’s time to switch careers, you aren’t alone. 60% of working adults want a new career, but 40% of them don’t actually know which career they would want to switch to.

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Halloween Horrors in the Workplace

We’ve all experienced the kind of horrors like spiders and the odd mouse which can have people screaming in fear in the workplace, but there horrors of another kind which are more common in the office – the manager kind.

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8 of 10 Brits Admit Observing Presenteeism in the Workplace

According to a recent CIPD survey, people coming into work when they are ill also known as ‘Presenteeism’ has more than tripled since 2010, with 86% of employees admitting they had observed Presenteeism in the workplace. Research by the Centre

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