Talent Acquisition: People Versus Technology


What image does Talent Acquisition conjure up? One that represents people or technology? Like it or loathe it, American terminology has a huge influence on the World’s use of language. Some Human Resource [HR] Managers and recruiters are resisting what they perceive to be the...

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Finding Hens’ Teeth Candidates: 3 Top Tips

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“Finding quality candidates is like pulling hen’s teeth” to quote one of our new clients recently. Recruiters understand only too well there is no such thing as a silver bullet when it comes to finding the perfect candidate. However, you can get pretty close, it’s...

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Map Out Your Future Recruitment Requirements In An Instant!


JobsTheWord’s new MapUp application visualises the density of candidate profiles for recruiters by postcode region with further filtering by geographical proximity. 

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Big Data Recruitment App Will Hand Pick Students for Future Jobs


While A-Level students anxiously await their fate tomorrow, a disruptive technology start up has created an application which could change the way they are offered jobs in the future.

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Employers Struggle To Find Job-Seekers Drives Up Wages


July’s Report on Jobs published by The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG reports great news for job seekers, employers increasingly struggle to find job-seekers driving up wages as a result. Drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies July’s Report on Jobs indicated a record drop in...

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