Insight

Candidate weaknesses – how to get to the truth

Candidate weaknesses – how to get to the truth

Author: Kathryn Gallan Date: 19 Sep 2017 Type: Insight

I love interviewing people and, having notched up more interviews than Parky, I have seen a distinct play towards focusing on strengths and downplaying weaknesses.

Categories: IT & Digital Leadership Recruitment

The Changing Landscape of Higher Education

Date: 14 Sep 2017 Type: Insight

The last few years have been a challenging time for the Higher Education sector.

Categories: Education Recruitment

Why Employee Engagement Really Matters

Why Employee Engagement Really Matters

Author: Katie Hart Date: 08 Sep 2017 Type: Insight

Generations X, Y and Z will be working much later into their lives than previous generations and it is therefore becoming increasingly common that candidates are looking for more than ‘just a job’.

Categories: Consumer & FMCG Recruitment, Hospitality & Leisure Recruitment, Retail Recruitment

Benchmarking? Forget Job Titles. Be Flexible

Benchmarking? Forget Job Titles. Be Flexible

Author: Nathan Minnighan Date: 25 Aug 2017 Type: Insight

Spare a thought for Housing Associations. They don’t have it easy.

Categories: Housing Recruitment

Strategic Workforce Planning - ignore at your peril!

Strategic Workforce Planning - ignore at your peril!

Author: Kate Parker Date: 22 Aug 2017 Type: Insight

If Strategic Workforce Planning - or 'SWP' - isn't on your corporate radar, then it certainly should be.

Shaking off the Jitters!

Shaking off the Jitters!

Author: Matt Cockbill Date: 16 Aug 2017 Type: Insight

If a client shares interview feedback with the caveat; ‘maybe it was down to nerves’, my heart always sinks.

Categories: Change & Transformation Recruitment, IT & Digital Leadership Recruitment, Technology Recruitment

International experience is increasingly becoming something employers look for on a senior leader’s CV.

Categories: Finance Recruitment

Job Titles Change but Behaviours Remain King

Job Titles Change but Behaviours Remain King

Author: Matt Cockbill Date: 08 Aug 2017 Type: Insight

The confluence of rapid evolving digital data and technology innovation is really exciting. It is a great time to be an IT leader.

Categories: IT & Digital Leadership Recruitment, Change & Transformation Recruitment, Technology Recruitment

Is it ever right to accept a lower salary?

Is it ever right to accept a lower salary?

Author: Kathryn Gallan Date: 25 Jul 2017 Type: Insight

Over the last week I’ve been asked by senior digital leaders how to handle salary negotiations at interview stage.

Categories: IT & Digital Leadership Recruitment

The Housing sector, like any other, is awash with its own buzzwords. Social hearted, commercially minded, value for money etc. These all sound great, but in my experience it’s actually fairly tricky to explain succinctly what these buzzwords are referring to.

Categories: Housing Recruitment, Real Estate Recruitment

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