February 2018

Kevin Green

What is in store for recruitment in 2018?

Here are five things the recruitment industry needs to look out for in 2018, says Kevin Green, REC chief executive.

1 February 2018
Tom Hadley

2018 and the seismic six…

Our policy priorities aim to shake things up, says Tom Hadley, REC director of policy and professional services.

1 February 2018
2017 IRP Awards winners

Member of the month: Lynis Bassett

Specialist education recruiters Class People rode the wave of a challenging 2017, but came out with two awards at the 2017 IRP Awards. Chief executive Lynis Bassett tells Recruitment Matters how they made it to the top of the class. 

1 February 2018

Apprenticeships will shape recruitment as career of choice

The government’s decision to approve funding and qualifications for recruitment apprenticeships will have a big effect on recruitment, says the REC.
1 February 2018

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Legal scales

Legal update: Growing businesses

Growing a business is exciting but brings with it certain challenges including in HR, legal and compliance. In this article we highlight some of the issues growing businesses need to think about and where they may need extra support. 

1 February 2018

Gregory Allen: A fresh look at brand

How social media can help develop a brand refresh.

Creative/Digital/Media, HR 17 January 2018

Ask the expert: February 2018

Our billings yo-yo’d last year. How do I get ahead of target and stay there?

16 January 2018

Social recruiting February 2018

As the cold, dark days draw to a close, recruiters have been finding their own ways of brightening up winter…

16 January 2018

Guide to Recruitment Technology 2018: An eventful year ahead

Software developers tell us what we can expect from their products in the coming year and what technology-related trends will have the biggest impact

16 January 2018

Day dream believers

Healthcare recruiter Day Webster tops the Recruiter FAST 50 charts but its founders plan on even greater success in the future.

Healthcare/Medical 16 January 2018

FAST 50 2018: Uncertainty bites

Data from M&A specialists Clearwater International reveals a slowing growth rate for privately-owned recruitment firms.

16 January 2018

Soundbites February 2018

What are you going to give up in 2018?

15 January 2018

Opportunities abound: The year of technology

As we come into 2018 the bywords are automation, diversity and impact of demographic trends.

Life sciences, Engineering 15 January 2018

A glimpse into Google Hire

Recruiter looks at Google’s early entry into hiring.

IT/Telecoms, HR 12 January 2018

How to use behavioural design for organisational inclusion

Unconscious bias can affect many organisations, but how can recruiters and companies overcome this?

Rec-to-rec, HR 12 January 2018

Thoughts from... February 2018

Lee McQueen, Brett Smitheram, Mark Walker.

12 January 2018
Denholm Associates/Inside

Start-up of the Month: Inside Out

Marketing recruitment agency Denholm Associates has launched its own employer brand consultancy Inside Out.

Marketing, Executive search 12 January 2018

Farewell to high margins

Business models based on high margins and charges are unsustainable in the healthcare market, and will lead to the “downfall” of recruiters in the sector.

Healthcare/Medical 12 January 2018
Joint Lee McQueen & Ricky Martin

How to stay hired on The Apprentice

Considering applying for the next cohort of the BBC’s The Apprentice?

12 January 2018
DeeDee Doke, editor

Editor's Leader FEBRUARY 2017

The 2018 crop of Recruiter's FAST 50 companies spurs us through the dark days of winter.

12 January 2018

2018 M&A activity held back by uncertainty

Recruitment mergers & acquisitions activity will likely increase in 2018 but nowhere near the bumper volumes of 2015.

12 January 2018