This week’s contracts and deals include: Pocket Recruiter, Resume-Library

• US cloud-based candidate and job matching service Resume-Library has agreed a strategic partnership with cloud-based candidate and job matching service Pocket Recruiter.

Using machine learning, Pocket Recruiter assesses and scores candidates from a range of different sources, based on the overall content of their resumes. The partnership means that Resume-Library will now act as another source of talent for Pocket Recruiter clients, giving them access to candidates from Resume-Library’s database.

FINANCIALS: ManpowerGroup reveals revenue fall

Recruitment giant ManpowerGroup has seen revenues drop 5% year-on-year, according to results for the three months to 30 June 2019.

Financials 22 July 2019


This week’s appointments include: Brightwork, Eames Consulting Group, Staffline Scotland

People 22 July 2019

Consultation on single body to improve workers’ rights

The government has announced a consultation on proposals to create a single labour market enforcement body to improve enforcement of employment rights for workers and businesses.

Legislation 17 July 2019

Recruiters need to be aware of sick pay proposals or risk fines

Recruiters have been warned to be alive to government proposals that could see millions of workers receive statutory sick pay (SSP) for the first time or risk being fined.

Legislation 17 July 2019