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Tom Hadley

Building a jobs market that works for everyone

Recruiters are key to the government's inclusion agenda, says Tom Hadley

27 March 2017
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REC sector group takes diversity lead

Members of the REC’s Association of Executive Recruiters (AER) will lead an industry push to improve ethnic diversity within UK boardrooms.

26 March 2017
Kevin Green

How to grow your recruitment business: The REC's Scale Up campaign

It's time to up your game, says Kevin Green, REC chief executive

26 March 2017
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Q&A: Bradley Carton

Behind the scenes at the Institute of Recruitment Professionals with Bradley Carton.

4 March 2017
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Employee headcount declining year-on-year

The latest information from the RIB Index, sponsored by Bluestones Group, shows that year-on-year the median industry recruiter has not added to its headcount numbers since June 2016 and actually started reducing numbers from September onwards.

4 March 2017
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What I know: Susannah Lawson

Behind the scenes at the Institute of Recruitment Professionals with Susannah Lawson.

3 March 2017
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Labour shortages ahead?

In February 2017, the REC’s Report on Jobs recruiters reported a sharp increase in the demand for staff, when asked about demand for staff compared to previous month.

3 March 2017
Tom Hadley

The shape of things to come...

Recruiter's can make the most of post-Brexit Britain, says Tom Hadley, REC director of policy and professional services.

2 March 2017
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English language fluency required for public sector workers

Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2006 was amended back in November, so public authority employers have a duty to ensure that their workers in ‘customer facing roles’ can speak English, or Welsh in Wales, fluently.

2 March 2017
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GRC hits 200

A record number of organisations employing more than 2 million staff in the UK have signed up to the REC’s Good Recruitment Campaign (GRC).

1 March 2017
Kevin Green

Technology takeover

Recruiters must be ready for technology's takeover, says Kevin Green REC chief executive.

1 March 2017
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Member of the month: Amoria Bond

Manchester-based Amoria Bond Ltd have a habit of winning awards. Their latest includes Best Company to Work For (up to 150 employees) at last year’s IRP Awards. Recruitment Matters editor Michael Oliver talks with one of the company’s founders and managing director Gareth Lloyd about building a winning culture.

1 March 2017
Tom Hadley

Brexit 2017: Tom Hadley

Safeguarding free trade will be vital, says Tom Hadley, REC director of policy and professional services.
 

4 February 2017
Kevin Green

Celebrating recruitment

This is the year professional services we celebrate recruitment’s true value, says Kevin Green REC chief executive.

4 February 2017
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Perm Rebates return to make their mark and debtor days rise

The latest information from the RIB Index, sponsored by Bluestones Group, shows that permanent fee rebates have become more prevalent, since Q2 2016, and have started to make their impact on recruiter earnings.

3 February 2017
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When will wages go up?

Strong inflationary headwinds are heading our way.

3 February 2017
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Legal issues for recruitment in 2017

In January it is worthwhile to look over the horizon to see what is coming towards us for the rest of the year.

2 February 2017
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Member of the month: Andy Cox

He generates £40k in revenue each month, starts his day at 4:20am, and is the best recruiter in the United Kingdom. Recruitment Matters meet Andy Cox of Rethink Group.

2 February 2017
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What I know: Bindu Cardoza

Behind the scenes at the Institute of Recruitment Professionals with Bindu Cardoza.

1 February 2017
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Behind the scenes Q&A: Dominic Joyce

Behind the scenes at the Institute of Recruitment Professionals with Dominic Joyce.
 

1 February 2017
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Industry strong, but Brexit concerns remain

The value of the recruitment industry to the UK economy is £35.1bn per year, according to the ninth annual report on the recruitment industry’s performance from the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC).

1 February 2017

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