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How to start a recruitment agency in a post COVID-19 world

We aren’t there yet, but the horizon isn’t far away, and when we get there, you want to be in your best position to grab the opportunities that come your way.

12 June 2020
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Mental well being at work for managers (part 1 spotting the signs)

When it comes to improving mental health and wellbeing in the workplace, confident and supportive line managers are essential to create an open and honest culture where employees feel comfortable talking about their mental health.

12 June 2020
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Mental well-being at work for managers (part 2 supporting employees)

Over 11 million days are lost at work every year because of stress at work. So, as a manager how can you help reduce this and support positive mental health in the workplace?

12 June 2020

Your new REC website is here

You might have noticed a change or two round here. What do you think?

22 May 2020

REC Scotland – How are industry leaders preparing for the next phase?

Covid-19 policy responses are playing out differently across the devolved nations.

22 May 2020

Mental Health: How employers are supporting their staff during the COVID-19 crisis

This year, Mental Health Awareness Week will take place from 18-24 May. And while the theme for this year is kindness, the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown up many new challenges for businesses in terms of how to take care of your staff.

22 May 2020

Learn at home

Make the most of lockdown with an REC online course

21 May 2020

Behind the scenes with recruiters on the front line

Ciara Campbell, Head of Healthcare, MPA Recruitment in Northern Ireland, on lessons from the Covid-19 crisis

21 May 2020

Want to be your own boss?

Where do you see yourself in 10 years’ time? Recruitment is a versatile industry, so you’ll never be short of options – including setting up your own business. 

21 May 2020

The View: Neil Carberry

Let’s use this time of crisis to prepare for recovery, says Neil Carberry, REC Chief Executive

17 April 2020

Lessons from the crisis

For his final column before leaving the REC after 15 years, Tom Hadley, REC Director of Policy and Campaigns, looks at what recruiters can learn from the Covid-19 pandemic.

17 April 2020

REC welcomes Chancellor’s Covid-19 package

When the economic impact of Covid-19 became clear in mid-March, the REC moved quickly along with other business organisations to secure large-scale action from the Treasury to protect jobs.

17 April 2020

COVID-19 and recruitment - What should recruiters focus on now?

Team REC is working round to the clock to bring timely advice and support for our members and our industry. 

6 April 2020

REC Campaigns - Changes to right to work checks are pragmatic way forward

The government has introduced temporary changes to make it easier for employers to carry out right to work checks.

6 April 2020

Eight top tips for working and managing teams remotely (from a seasoned telecommuter)

This is a guest blog by Christian Fowles Smith, Account Director, REC

24 March 2020

Time to protect jobs

Employment businesses keep us in work, placing a million people into new jobs every year, and a million temps into workplaces every day. They need support now.

24 March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance for REC Members

Not surprisingly, the REC Legal Helpline has seen a large rise in the number of calls and emails about the Coronavirus.

23 March 2020

The latest on Coronavirus, the Budget and IR35

With COVID-19 starting to spread across the UK, your REC has prepared special guidance on informing your workers, preventing contagion, and on statutory sick pay.

16 March 2020

Chancellor announces coronavirus proof budget but fails to protect flexible labour market by greenlighting IR35 go-ahead

Newly appointed Chancellor Rishi Sunak has delivered the government’s much-awaited budget. Brexit and the IR35 reforms were pushed to the inside pages of the Red Book, as the Chancellor set out his plans to protect the UK economy from the impact of coronavirus.

16 March 2020

Puzzled by productivity? Look to recruitment

Recruitment Industry Benchmark's new Index.

12 March 2020

The Intelligence: UK – the third largest recruitment industry in the world

Thalia Ioannidou, Research Manager at the REC, looks at the UK's contribution to the global recruitment industry.

12 March 2020

The View: Regulatory change is inevitable but it must be fair

Enforcement is only part of the story – we have a responsibility to deliver great work, says Neil Carberry, REC Chief Executive

12 March 2020

Boost productivity with better recruitment

Getting recruitment right can boost productivity, but getting it wrong could cost big money, according to the latest report from the REC. 

12 March 2020

Upcoming training and events

Supercharge your professional development

12 March 2020

REC Professionals: Camilla Mitcham, Recruitment Partner at Anne Corder Recruitment

How recruiters can help when a large local employer goes bust – and what they get back in return.

Retail, Transport & logistics 12 March 2020
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