April 2020

Start-up of the Month: Douglas John Recruitment

With an increasing number of recruiters recognising the benefits of flexible working, Lorraine Douglas has launched Douglas John Recruitment, a rec-to-rec agency with a difference.

Rec-to-rec 12 March 2020

Is your firm disability friendly? Then shout about it!

Disability-friendly employers need to be more visible to disabled candidates, according to the founder of disability job board Evenbreak. 

12 March 2020

Upstart: Bumpy road ahead but Sonder drives support

Colin Cottell investigates what one company is doing to help the shortage of van drivers.

Transport & logistics 12 March 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

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Bringing recruitment in-house

Colin Cottell reports from the In-House Recruitment Expo at London’s Olympia in February

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

Letters to the Editor: April 2020

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

12 March 2020

RPOs: Haste makes waste when seeking the best

RPO professionals heard great advice at a recent virtual conference.

Soundbites April 2020

Would you crackdown on football and cricket chat in the office, as the head of the CMI says it can exclude women and lead to laddish behaviour?

12 March 2020

Viewpoint: Are you ready for IR35?

HMRC offers its guidance with the upcoming changes to the off-payroll rules.

12 March 2020

Location, location, location

Ring-fencing passive candidates

Retail, IT/Telecoms 12 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

Editor's Leader APRIL 2020

Is anyone else delaying the booking of their holidays this year?

12 March 2020

Alan Furley: Give your recruiters the confidence to challenge

Stop the ‘Yes sir/No sir’ rot by giving your recruiters the confidence to challenge.

12 March 2020

Ask the expert: April 2020

I’m worried that low morale is hitting our productivity. What can I do?

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

Building a future recruitment business through resilience

£38.9 billion: This grand total is testament to the recruitment industry’s resilience – an essential trait for success in this industry.

12 March 2020

Big talking point: Roles, rules and regs: what you need to do before 6 April

On 6 April new laws come into force, which increase protection for agency workers and aim to promote transparency in the supply chain. How will this affect you?

12 March 2020

Hadley's comment: The future of recruitment

“Don’t just keep up with the changes in recruitment, seize the opportunities,” says Tom Hadley, REC’s Director of Policy and Campaigns

12 March 2020

Insight: Shaking up global talent

Guidant Global report reveals the top talent trends set to dominate 2020.

12 March 2020

Social recruiting April 2020

From building a school in Nepal to having a black-tie ball, you’ve been busy fundraising since the last Recruiter

12 March 2020