January 2019

Ban the Box

Helping ex-criminals back to work

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation has published a criminal records guide designed to support and advise recruiters on best practice for candidates with a criminal conviction.

13 December 2018

The View: a year ahead of hope and uncertainty

The year ahead will bring its challenges, but the sector has the will to succeed, says Neil Carberry, REC CEO

13 December 2018
Tom Hadley headshot

Riding out the storm

Despite Brexit uncertainty, there are reasons to stay positive, says Tom Hadley, REC director of policy and professional services.

13 December 2018
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The Intelligence: Hiring confidence

JobsOutlook shows a changing picture of employers' sentiment on the economy and hiring, says REC senior researcher Thalia Ioannidou

HR 13 December 2018

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Legal update: Opting out of Conduct Regulations

What to do if limited company contractors (LCCs) opt out of the Conduct Regulations.

Legal, HR 13 December 2018
Karla Keating-Nel

IRP January 2019: Giving something back

Karla Keating-Nel, operations manager at HumanOne, on giving something back.

13 December 2018

Editor's Leader DECEMBER 2018

The FiveTen dream is over, with the last company left in the group sold off to Gi Group.

13 December 2018
Kathy Doran

IRP January 2019: Top tips for success

Kathy Doran, director at Morestaff & AllenDay Recruitment, on what makes a sustainable business.

13 December 2018
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HOT 100 mix at exclusive club

The inaugural Club HOT 100 event celebrated the companies who made it into Recruiter’s HOT 100 list of most profitable firms per head.

13 December 2018

Top Award Winners 2018

IRP Awards 2018: The Winners

Individual awards

13 December 2018

Alcohol tops addiction list for recruiters

Alcohol, methamphetamine and heroin are the top three addictions for which recruitment professionals are treated at a leading addiction facility in Thailand.

HR 13 December 2018

Tackling workforce challenges head on

The REC’s latest Future of jobs whitepaper highlights why recruiters need to take urgent action to adapt to changes in the labour market. RM explains how they can make a difference.

Public sector, Social care 13 December 2018

Start-up of the Month: SESAME

The former head of brand communications at public relations firm Porter Novelli has set up PR staffing specialist SESAME after 18 years in PR.

Insight: Quality not quantity matters

Quality of hire and having a strong employer brand top the list of priorities in the latest Forum for In-house Recruitment Managers’ (The FIRM) Annual Membership Report

13 December 2018

New vibe of hiring

Blockchain model HireVibes disrupts recruitment.

13 December 2018

View from the top

How to make your mark as a new MD.

Public sector, Legal 13 December 2018

Soundbites January 2019

What is the most important characteristic recruiters will need throughout 2019?

13 December 2018

Letters/Web chat: January 2019

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

Interim recruitment, IT/Telecoms 13 December 2018
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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
Rhys Maddocks

Upstart: Different strokes

JobSwipe's Rhys Maddocks on how his app is shaking up recruitment.

13 December 2018
Wellness Day

Social recruiting January 2019

What a great fundraising year it’s been for recruiters. Here are just a few of the charitable events and challenges you’ve been involved in…

13 December 2018

Ask the expert: January 2019

I hate budgeting. With such uncertainty around Brexit is it even worth doing?

13 December 2018
Alan Furley

Alan Furley: Trust is for life – not just for Christmas

As we try to move through numerous Christmas parties and make a plan into 2019, PR and marketing teams of growing companies across the country will no doubt be looking at raising their employer brand propositions.

13 December 2018