Lighter Side

Despite being fired, Shah recommends recruiters should try and get hired on The Apprentice

Would-be Apprentice candidates from the recruitment industry should think outside the box if they plan on pitching a new recruitment agency to Lord Sugar.

IT/Telecoms 17 November 2017

Manchester United on the lookout for new handyman

Is it your dream job to be involved with a top class football team – for instance, helping a certain José Mourinho in ways that even his players couldn’t do?

Ever tried to recruit a chocolate-ologist or an ice assistant?

What’s the weirdest job you’ve ever recruited for? Can it beat chocolate-ologist, ice assistant or blood labeller?

Retail, Industrial/Manufacturing 17 November 2017

Have the would-be recruitment Apprentices made it through?

The recruitment industry has lost its first representative from the BBC TV reality show The Apprentice 2017 but which one?

16 November 2017

Candidates can relate to robot traits in leaders

Do the candidates on your database share character traits in common with some of the more high profile robots on TV and film such as C3PO or even the Terminator (see below)?

HR 15 November 2017

Social recruiting December 2017

From ghostly Halloween fundraising to having Hawaiian-themed fun days, here are some of the things you’ve been getting up to outside of recruitment…

Charity & not-for-profit 14 November 2017

Write your own script – apply for a role at Hollyoaks

Do you love Hollyoaks? Do you want to find out first whether Tony and his son reconcile or whether Sienna will ever get her daughter back? Well, we have the perfect job for you.

Creative/Digital/Media 14 November 2017

Hard cheese if you’ve got a lot of bottle and don’t get this job

Do you like cheese? Well, have we found a gouda job for you?

Retail, Agriculture 13 November 2017

Cancun desperately seeks CEO for taking photos and writing blogs

Fancy swapping 7 deg Celsius for 27 deg Celsius and be a new CEO in the sun?

Hospitality/Leisure 13 November 2017

Dream job for snackers at Walkers

In recent months we’ve covered dream jobs for beer tasters and pizza tasters. Today we have one for all you crisps and snacks aficionados.

Retail, Industrial/Manufacturing 10 November 2017

Have The Apprentice recruiters guided themselves through to next week?

With the news that recruitment has not one but two representatives in reality TV show The Apprentice 2017, did our dynamic duo make it past the midway point of the competition?

9 November 2017

A true battle of the recruiters in The Apprentice

Recruiter has uncovered another representative from the recruitment sector in this year’s BBC reality show The Apprentice, and what’s more his ex-boss thinks he can win the whole competition.

8 November 2017

Want a job where tea breaks last all day? Put the kettle on and send in your CV

Do you drink tea and coffee by the gallon? Well, step right up as we have a T-riffic job for you.

Retail, Hospitality/Leisure 7 November 2017

Once upon a dream, Honey 'Fairy' G appeared in panto…

If you’ve been having sleepless nights wondering what ex-recruitment consultant Honey G has been up to, worry no more.

6 November 2017

Recruitment Fight Night director vows to step into the ring

OHO Group founder Roger Wilkinson has pledged to get in the ring next year after the inaugural Recruitment Fight Night raised £10k for charity.

Charity & not-for-profit 3 November 2017

Recruiters feel a part of the FA Cup magic

A footballer-turned-recruiter and a recruiter-turned-football-chief both have a special interest in this weekend’s FA Cup first round.

3 November 2017

White watch: Did recruiter James live to fight another week in The Apprentice?

Another week, another round of The Apprentice – so did resident recruiter James ‘This isn’t just a pretty face’ White survive the chop?

2 November 2017

Teaching job in the Maldives? Form an orderly queue

One lucky applicant could swap the longer autumnal evenings for a job in the idyllic setting of the Maldives.

Education 1 November 2017

Consultants share their nightmare tales from the scary recruitment crypt

As it’s Halloween, Recruiter brings you a selection of consultant nightmare situations featuring an overly optimistic candidate, a serial moaner and even Shakespeare’s Hamlet.

31 October 2017

So Unbelievable - Craig David didn’t walk away from recruiter’s wedding

Singing superstar Craig David was as good as his word in singing at a recruiter’s wedding this past weekend.

30 October 2017

Recruiters bring competitive spirit to Fight Night

Spectators can expect keenly fought bouts in tonight’s Recruitment Fight Night thanks to the competitive streak participants have gained in their day jobs.

27 October 2017

Café looks to recruit head of avocado control

Do you love avocados? Well, dip right in and step right up as we have the perfect job for you.

Retail 25 October 2017

Sprechen Sie Deutsch? Here, have a job!

How many German speakers do you have on your books? Apparently it turns out speaking German can dramatically increase a candidate’s chances of landing a role.

24 October 2017

Canine recruit drops out of CIA

There has been a happy ending for a candidate who has had to drop out of one of the CIA’s recruitment programmes.

20 October 2017

The Apprentice White Watch: Does recruitment’s hopeful make it through?

It’s week three of The Apprentice and the question on everyone’s lips is: did recruitment’s representative survive into week four?

19 October 2017

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