Opinion

Rising to the challenge of attracting older workers

Minister of state for employment Alok Sharma on recruitment’s role in attracting older talent to fill the jobs of the future.

16 July 2018

Web chat: July 2018

Readers' responses to stories on recruiter.co.uk.

HR 18 June 2018

Soundbites July 2018

Are company summer parties more trouble than they’re worth?

HR 18 June 2018
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Are women truly on board? The arduous journey of gender equality

PageGroup's Sheri Hughes asks how far gender equality in the workplace has actually come.

HR 18 June 2018
Wetzel Felix

Thoughts from...

Joe Slavin, Felix Wetzel and James White.

18 June 2018
DeeDee Doke, editor

Editor's Leader JULY 2018

UK leadership at government level is in crisis.

Public sector 18 June 2018
Mellor Michelle

Michelle Mellor: Biting the hands that feed us

The recruitment and retention of chefs is reaching a crisis point in the UK.

Hospitality/Leisure 15 June 2018

What role should emotion play in your recruitment team?

Recruitment can be fast-paced and high-pressured, and emotional outbursts are rarely constructive, says behavioural analysis expert Ally Yates.

7 June 2018

Sponsored: Turning Right to Work checks into a competitive advantage

Could technology help you lower the cost of compliance? 

5 June 2018

Sponsored: Why recruitment needs to update its CV and embrace automation

There’s no escaping the increasing reliance on automated processes that spans most industries, but what’s most important is making it work efficiently and effectively. That’s why new software to help with the processing and onboarding of candidates is transformational for recruiters.

31 May 2018
DeeDee Doke, editor

Editor's Leader JUNE 2018

New benchmarks for recruitment excellence have been set, and participants in the Recruiter Awards 2018 have a brief breather – very brief! – to enjoy business success achieved in the last year, ideally over a glass of something ice cold in a fantastic location.

24 May 2018

Soundbites June 2018

Are referral programmes the enemy of diversity?

HR 24 May 2018

Web chat: June 2018

Your opinions and comments on what you've been reading on recruiter.co.uk

HR 24 May 2018
Red and Black Arrows

Coming off board: Embracing alternative sourcing methods

Sometimes it's worth trying a different approach to attract candidates.

Alan Furley: Shooting star or damp squib?

How do you know your latest recruit won't turn out to be complete let down?

HR 24 May 2018

Sponsored: Why aren’t there enough women in engineering, seriously?

A more diverse workforce can make companies more profitable. But there’s still a lot to do to make it happen.

8 May 2018

Sponsored: Textkernel brings Deep Learning to recruitment professionals

Deep learning powers Amazon’s Alexa as well as self-driving cars. Now it’s available for recruitment professionals.

17 April 2018
Roy Pemberton: Square pegs in round IR35 holes

Roy Pemberton: Square pegs in round IR35 holes

Many contractors have been pressed into IR35 despite believing that we should fit robustly outside.

HR 16 April 2018
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Web chat: May 2018

T-levels will take time for technical talent

16 April 2018

Soundbites May 2018

Following Cambridge Analytica’s alleged use of users’ data in the 2016 US elections, does Facebook still have a role to play in recruitment?

16 April 2018
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Leaving London: Are workers really abandoning the capital?

It’s a no-brainer for many people in their 30s and 40s looking to start or grow a family.

16 April 2018
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Talent adviser: a team sport

The best recruiting teams are those that recognise and support talent advisers, those who make informed staffing decisions based on their knowledge and expertise.

HR 16 April 2018
Kate Haywood

Thoughts from... May 2018

Thought-provoking statements from Alexander Betts, Kate Haywood and Bernard Hopkins

16 April 2018
DeeDee Doke, editor

Editor's Leader MAY 2018

With May comes the date for one of the most important events of the year – the Recruiter Awards!

16 April 2018
Arrested

GDPR and the Facebook scandal

Data protection is in the news, but GDPR presents challenges for many according to Drey Francis at Engage Technology Partners.

29 March 2018

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