April 2018

We know that our industry is experiencing financial growth, but the challenge is keeping up with that by attracting and retaining the best recruitment talent.

Apprenticeships and your business

We know that our industry is experiencing financial growth, but the challenge is keeping up with that by attracting and retaining the best recruitment talent. 

Get the fundamentals of recruitment right before over-investing in technology

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The Level 5 Diploma in Recruitment Leadership is the equivalent to degree standard learning.


Andrew Vaughan, team manager at Advanced Resource Managers

20 March 2018

IRP: What I know

Jaspreet Bhogal, divisional manager at the Oyster Partnership

20 March 2018

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AI could be great, but don’t lose focus on the things that matter

Get the fundamentals of recruitment right before over-investing in technology.

IT/Telecoms 20 March 2018

Legal update: It’s consultation season…

In July 2017 Matthew Taylor delivered his Review of modern working practices (MT Review).

Legal 20 March 2018

Kevin Green: The exit interview

Outgoing REC chief executive Kevin Green reflects on his time at the helm with Recruitment Matters editor Michael Oliver

19 March 2018

A masterclass in leadership: Learn from the best

Speaking of great leaders, do you have what it takes to be one?

19 March 2018

Harnessing our rising voice

Ensuring the industry’s voice is heard by the right people is our priority,  says Tom Hadley, REC director of policy and professional services

19 March 2018

The View: Final five

So this is my last column as the REC’s CEO and I thought I should leave with five bits of advice based on my reflections from my time leading the recruitment industry.

19 March 2018

REC teams up with charity OPERA

The REC has announced a partnership with the youth employment charity OPERA.

Charity & not-for-profit 19 March 2018

Thoughts from... April 2018

Kirsty McHugh, John Amaechi, Marc Woods

16 March 2018

Start-up of the Month: Grafter

Tom Cape has launched Grafter, a self-service recruitment platform for short-term and seasonal workers.

Nationwide: recruiting talent

The latest step in the transformation of Nationwide Building Society’s resourcing function has been the addition of several heavy-hitting recruiters to the team.

Take time out to recharge not take it out on colleagues

Recruitment managers should use stress management techniques to stop themselves taking out their frustration on colleagues.

HR 15 March 2018

Never mind GDPR – what about PECR?

All the discussion regarding the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) may soon switch to the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR).

15 March 2018

Royal Navy admits problems with Capita’s recruiting system

The Royal Navy has admitted to problems with its new Defence Recruiting System (DRS), the online recruitment system provided by outsourcing firm Capita.

Public sector, Engineering 15 March 2018
DeeDee Doke, editor

Editor's Leader APRIL 2018

When I was just starting junior high school, I signed on to be in the school band.

15 March 2018

Alan Furley: What we really mean is...

Hidden meanings. My goodness... they are a curse.

HR 15 March 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

Ask the expert: April 2018

Q: Can I sell more retainers in the current climate? If so, how?

15 March 2018

Social recruiting April 2018

Whether you’ve been busy fundraising and handing over cheques or just getting on down with your canine consultants, you’ve let us know…

15 March 2018

GDPR: A carrot not a stick

The upcoming legislation on personal data protection needn’t be the scary monster many fear it to be. Colin Cottell uncovers the positive angle for recruiters

15 March 2018

Brendan Flood: The deal maker

The CEO and chairman of Staffing 360 Solutions Brendan Flood has been the driving force behind the group’s growing portfolio of subsidiaries, but making them work together is just as important.

14 March 2018

Spotlight on CV-speccing

Spotlight on CV-speccing

HR 14 March 2018