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Seasonal recruitment in 2017: are you on-trend?

Seasonal recruitment in 2017: are you on-trend?

When everything's ticking along nicely, it's easy to put off thinking about seasonal recruitment. But then it's way too late! Like snowflakes, every company's unique. Hiring drives are timed to match up with the ebb and flow of business. This...

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*Drumroll* And, the biggest recruitment trends of 2017 are...

*Drumroll* And, the biggest recruitment trends of 2017 are...

We’ve totted up the scores  – 2017's top recruitment trends are about to be revealed! But first, a little background info. "Do more with less" is pretty much every CEO's favourite thing to say to recruiters. In fact, 56% of...

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Recruitment gamification: You've gotta be in it to win it...

Recruitment gamification: You've gotta be in it to win it...

Psst, have you heard the buzz about recruitment gamification? If you haven't demo-ed this tasty new technique just yet, it's time to put down the joystick and take notice. The rules of recruitment gamification This snazzy idea uses online online...

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Recruitment, The Candidate Experience, Tools & Tips

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Myers-Briggs is SO last century: what's new in candidate personality testing?

Myers-Briggs is SO last century: what's new in candidate personality testing?

Candidate personality testing is super-important. When used properly, it can help you: Assess suitability for role and fit with culturePredict quality of hire and development potentialReduce cost per hire and employee turnover But, the Myers-Briggs test – once the go-to...

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Could internal recruitment be your new BFF?

Could internal recruitment be your new BFF?

Internal recruitment is SO underrated. Not only can it save you a packet on job ads, it can help you find candidates with top skills and a proven attitude - all right under your nose! Here's why internal recruitment could...

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Recruitment, Tools & Tips

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Targeting fresh talent: wily ways to hook new graduates

Targeting fresh talent: wily ways to hook new graduates

It takes an extra special, freshers-week-grade cocktail to attract fresh talent to your vacant positions.  But, the rewards can be HUGE. We've got your back. Check out these handy tips and tools: What's the big hoo-ha about new graduates? Well...

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Job Advertising, Recruitment, Social Media, The Candidate Experience, Tools & Tips

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Will Facebook Job Ads End Our LinkedIn Love Affair?

Will Facebook Job Ads End Our LinkedIn Love Affair?

It was bound to happen sooner or later. Across the Pond, Facebook has become the recruiter’s new BFF. Yup, US and Canadian employers can now post their jobs on the world’s most popular social network - and plans to bring...

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Recruitment, Social Media

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Under the microscope: Why you need a careers microsite

Under the microscope: Why you need a careers microsite

A careers microsite is a great tool for taking charge of your time management, and getting the candidate insight you need to give your recruitment strategy a major boost. So, what’s a careers microsite when it’s at home? It’s an...

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Job Advertising, Recruitment, Tools & Tips

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Spicing up old skool techniques: A guide to offline recruitment

Spicing up old skool techniques: A guide to offline recruitment

Before digital technology exploded into our lives, offline recruitment was the name of the game. The recruitment landscape’s changed rapidly. Digital communications are now top dog, and vital to effective recruiting. However, offline techniques can support and add to these communications, so...

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Recruitment, Tools & Tips

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Total talent management: Why you need to swot up on your workplace mix

Total talent management: Why you need to swot up on your workplace mix

Total talent management is a clever technique that will help you find out more about your workplace mix. The rise of the ‘gig economy’ has led many specialist professionals to go self-employed, taking them outside of your normal skills analysis...

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Spot the difference: Talent pools, talent pipelines and talent communities

Spot the difference: Talent pools, talent pipelines and talent communities

The top recruitment buzzwords at the moment? Talent pools, talent pipelines and talent communities. All of these can come in handy if used correctly. But, it can be tough to know exactly what each phrase means. Here’s our guide to...

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More tick, less tock: How to improve recruitment efficiency

More tick, less tock: How to improve recruitment efficiency

To optimise your recruitment efficiency, you must have a method in place that makes sure you find the best candidates with the least possible investment (in both time and money). Hiring staff is a complicated game and candidates are expecting...

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