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Jobseekers using video CVs have received 20,000 profile views

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

Jobseekers wanting to stand out from the crowd are reaping the benefits of swapping their traditional paper curriculum vitae in favour of a video CV, with some candidates receiving more than 20,000 profile views, according to Video Recruit (...

Crunch Accounting grows and seeks new talent

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

Heads of operations and user experience among new recruits to UK’s fastest growing accountancy firm

Employer brands not fit for purpose, says new study

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

£800,000+ cost savings for companies that transform employer brands

Unpaid internships worsen career prospects

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

New data out today from YouGov on behalf of campaigning group Intern Aware shows that 48% of employers who pay their interns regard internships as a valuable recruitment strategy of future full-time employees compared to only 32% who do not pay...

Recruitment optimism for Midlands as SME confidence returns

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

Despite the recent surprise drop in manufacturing output, which saw a 1.3% fall in May, a survey by employment specialist The HR Dept. found that 56.7% of respondents to a survey of 1523 SME businesses across the UK expected to recruit in 2014

Lack of career planning hampering retention rates

Posted in Statistics and trends on 24th Jul 2014

A lack of structure around careers, succession planning and personal development is set to cause organisations the biggest talent headache this year, according to research from Penna Plc, the global HR Services Group

Tech employers get best pick of candidates in summer

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

With senior staff on holiday and potential candidates out of the country it may appear at first glance that August is the worst time of year to try to hire new staff. But research from specialist IT recruiter, Randstad Technologies suggests the...

PCG welcomes strong support for self-employment from senior Government Minister

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

PCG, the representative body for independent professionals and the self-employed, has today welcomed the news that senior Government Minister, Esther McVey, is backing self-employment as a positive choice for young people

The returning war for talent is driving demand for internal communications, research reveals

Posted in News archive on 24th Jul 2014

Demand for internal communications professionals is set to rise as the war for talent returns to the global market, according to recent research from VMA Executive - the global search arm of corporate communications recruiter, VMA Group

Simply Hired Enhances Partner Solutions for Publishers and Premium Websites

Posted in News archive on 23rd Jul 2014

Top sites can now quickly and easily add relevant job listings that engage their unique audience and drive incremental revenue

CV-Library's Client Response Team Triumph with 94% Success in Customer Poll

Posted in News archive on 23rd Jul 2014

CV-Library's Client Response Coordinators form an important part of the job board's business offering. The twenty strong CRC team is the highly valuable customer care unit which keeps client relationships running smoothly

HECSU Launches Summer ‘Graduate Market Trends’

Posted in News archive on 23rd Jul 2014

The summer edition of Graduate Market Trends (GMT) launches today (22 July 2014) with the latest research on graduate underemployment, a look at a new toolkit that’s embedding work-based projects into masters education and an interview with Nick...

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