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Special Report: Game Changers 2020

Sue Weekes showcases five game-changing products that are helping recruiters redefine their own and the industry’s future.

21 May 2020

The Big Story: Creating a legacy

Strategic recruitment manager Kesh Ladwa needs to find 1,200 people for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

Hospitality/Leisure 21 May 2020

Funding in a crisis

Will agency and umbrella workers miss out on the government scheme to avoid making staff redundant? Colin Cottell finds out

17 April 2020

The Big Story: Under the glare of the virus

Recruiter shines a spotlight on recruiting and staffing in the current global pandemic. 

17 April 2020

Fair warning on IR35 preparation

Is the new Chancellor’s statement about IR35 an appeasement or a pitiful response? Colin Cottell investigates

12 March 2020

Penny Streeter: Growing ambition

The founder of healthcare recruitment group A24 has taken on one of the largest historic renovation projects in the UK. Vanessa Townsend went to meet her to find out more

Retail, Hospitality/Leisure 12 March 2020

11 Most Influential in-House Recruiters

Recruiting the best talent to help organisations compete in today’s fast-changing world is a moving target. Sue Weekes uncovers 11 recruiters at the top of their game

13 February 2020

FAST 50: From strength to strength

Privately-owned recruitment businesses continue to report robust growth, despite a year of political and economic uncertainty 

15 January 2020

Data discernment in talent intelligence

Are the days when decisions around talent acquisition and hiring based on gut feeling and intuition about to be consigned to the past?

HR 15 January 2020

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Innovation? It's child's play

Recruiters could do a lot worse than learning from child entrepreneurs, as Roisin Woolnough explains

17 April 2019
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IR35's rocky road

Agencies, contractors and end clients face a bumpy ride ahead, as the changes to IR35 are extended to the private sector. Colin Cottell looks at ways to ensure a smoother journey  

11 March 2019
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Paul Flynn: Guiding light

Successful recruitment entrepreneur Paul Flynn spent three years partying hard – and his health suffered for it. Now, though, he has cleaned up his act, and is helping other people to make the same journey, he tells Colin Cottell

11 March 2019
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11 Most Influential In-House Recruiters 2019

Who are the recruiters finding the skills and talent to help companies grow in an ever-changing landscape? Scott Beagrie finds out

14 February 2019

FAST 50: Recruiters defy doubters

Despite a high level of uncertainty, privately-owned recruitment agencies have reported robust growth.

14 January 2019
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International markets drive HOT 100 fee growth

The recruiters that have made this year’s HOT 100, compiled by Agile Intelligence for Recruiter, have earned the most profit per head in the UK – despite the economic and political uncertainty.

13 December 2018

Welcome to the UK

As PM Theresa May spells out her radical vision of the UK’s post-Brexit immigration system, Colin Cottell looks at how some sectors could be more affected than others

Turning recruitment on its head

Colin Cottell meets the latest breed of recruiters and looks at how their models go against recruitment conventions but strike a chord with candidates and clients alike.

19 September 2018
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Pitching for culture

Amazon’s EMEA tech campus recruiting lead Katie George’s enthusiasm must give her the edge in the fierce competition to attract graduates on campus. Dee Dee Doke went to meet her

Marketing & Sales, Retail 13 August 2018

Employability: A sporting chance

How Street Elite is recruiting young people off the streets for work via the lure of sport.

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Under Forward Role's wing

Recruitment start-ups are nothing new, but a recruiter helping non-recruitment businesses start up and flourish is a radical concept. Colin Cottell met the directors in Manchester to find out more

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Employability: Cracking the re-offending code

A project that trains prisoners in coding skills is helping turn the lives of ex-offenders round.

IT/Telecoms 18 June 2018
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Bev White: Values driven

Purpose, passion and conviction are some of the values that CEO of Gi Group UK Bev White shares with the company’s founder and the business. Colin Cottell met up with her

Employability: ASTRiiD shines light on pool of lost workers

Recruiter’s Charity of the Year ASTRiiD on its aim to help people with long-term medical conditions find work.

24 May 2018
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Blockchain technology: New kid on the block

The application of blockchain technology in recruitment is only in its infancy, but many believe it is just a matter of time before it drives real change in the industry.

16 April 2018

Employability: Bringing the bar-riers down

An initiative between industrial manufacturing firm Jablite and HM Prison (HMP) Ford is revealing the benefits of an enlightened approach to those detained at Her Majesty’s pleasure.

Industrial/Manufacturing, HR 15 March 2018
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