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Get to know your audience first to improve diversity

Understanding your target audience is vital when it comes to improving workforce diversity, recruiters have heard.

21 February 2019

Recruiters on the case after shock Honda job loss announcement

Recruiters say they are they already fielding enquiries and registering candidates in response to Honda’s closure news.

Marketing & Sales, Retail 20 February 2019

Jarell Group buys MRN Recruitment, plans up to six more deals this year

Jarell Group has acquired MRN Recruitment, a specialist industrial, horticultural and food manufacturing recruiter that focuses on the Lincolnshire region.

REC expels member following GLAA inspection

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation has expelled Southampton-based recruiter ARZ Management as a member.

18 February 2019


This week’s appointments include: Carlisle Support Services, Cathcart Energy, CCS Recruitment, Cherry Professional, Cordant Engineering, Debut, Hudson Global, Impellam, Inspired Recruitment, Nigel Wright Group, Outsource UK, Sheffield Haworth, Supertemps

Circle Select spoofs well-known retailer to promote its interim services

Circle Select has taken inspiration from retailer M&S for their latest promotional YouTube video.

Retail, Interim recruitment 15 February 2019

Recruiters reveal their hard-to-fill roles in lead up to Brexit D-Day

With record levels of employment in the UK, candidates increasingly more difficult to source and Brexit just over six weeks away, Recruiter spoke to agency bosses to find out what the hardest-to-fill roles are at the moment.

Rec-to-rec, Engineering 13 February 2019
Tom Pickersgill

IRP March 2019: Embracing technology

Tom Pickersgill, founder of temporary staffing platform Broadstone, on embracing technology.

12 February 2019
Legal scales

Legal update: Government’s Good Work Plan

A brief summary of the main points of the Good Work Plan.

Legal, HR 12 February 2019

The View: getting recruitment right

Recruiters getting it right makes all the difference, says Neil Carberry, REC chief executive.

12 February 2019

Raft of recruiters in Sunday Times International Track 200

Opus Talent Solutions has led a raft of recruiters that have made the rankings in this year’s Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200.

12 February 2019

Start-up of the Month: TT Tech Solutions

Former Apprentice candidate Trishna Thakrar has struck out on her own to set up technology staffing specialist TT Tech Solutions in Essex.

IT/Telecoms 12 February 2019

Take D&I more seriously or die

Diversity & inclusion must be taken more seriously in the search industry.

Executive search 12 February 2019

US tech firm digs up dodgy behaviours on future hires

Hiring the wrong person can be costly and lead to hostile work environments.

HR 12 February 2019

Soundbites March 2019

What's the most rewarding experience you have ever had with a candidate?

12 February 2019
Public Speaking

Upstart: Academy for Exceptional Individuals

Specialist dyslexic recruitment agency Exceptional Individuals launches employment academies.

12 February 2019

Ask the expert: March 2019

Brexit is stressing me out. What can I do now to prepare?

12 February 2019
Martin Dangerfield

Martin Dangerfield: The Nearly Man

Will you be a 'nearly man' in 2019 or will you make the most of the challenges facing you?

12 February 2019

Don’t ban work relationships, just get your love contracts in place

Recruiters have been urged to avoid banning workplace relationships outright as new research shows two-thirds of British workers have dated a colleague.

11 February 2019


This week’s launches include: AmazingHiring, Coracle Inside, Highr, LinkedIn, LMRE, O.C. Tanner, SF Recruitment


This week’s contracts and deals include: CV-Library, Electus Recruitment Solutions, GradTouch, JVP Group, UK Careers Fairs

Marketing & Sales, Sales 11 February 2019

Job interview not best way to assess for soft skills, says LinkedIn report

A new report by LinkedIn Talent Solutions questions the effectiveness of the job interview as the best way to assess for soft skills.

HR 7 February 2019

Bayfield promoted to CEO at Parity Group

Matthew Bayfield has been appointed CEO from managing director at technology staffing business Parity Group, with current CEO Alan Rommel moving over to chief operating officer.

5 February 2019

World Cancer Day 2019: how to support and treat staff with cancer better

Katharine Moxham explores how employers and recruiters can play their part in reducing the impact of cancer.

HR 1 February 2019

Ex-Apprentice Thakrar welcomes first hire at TT Tech Solutions

Former Apprentice contestant Trishna Thakrar has announced that her first hire for her agency TT Tech Solutions is now on board.

IT/Telecoms, Accounting/Finance 1 February 2019

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