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Employee benefits are more than the minimum pension contribution, legal amount of holiday and free refreshments. According to research, companies can reduce their staff turnover by nearly 140% with the right mix of benefits. So why are only 41% of UK workers satisfied with their benefits package? Recruiting and retaining top...

ITV - November 2020 We have seen a substantial increase in the number of people looking for flexible and part-time work over the past few weeks. We are not alone in spotting this dramatic shift. In part, this can be attributed to the government’s extension of the...

Everyone has been affected differently by COVID-19. Some people have been on extended leave from work, others have lost their jobs, many people have faced health concerns. The events of 2020 have had a significant impact on people’s mental health. For those still in work, targets...

We have talked extensively about how to continue recruitment during the lockdown. And whilst video interviewing tips and recruitment marketing strategies are invaluable, we have another suggestion up our sleeve: psychometric and skills testing. Good psychometric test results correlate to high job performance. Aside from inviting...

A psychometric test is an activity or assessment that is conducted to evaluate a candidate performance and includes; skills, knowledge, abilities, emotional intelligence, personality traits, academic aptitude and attitude. The tests are psychological tools used by employers to gauge a candidate’s suitability for a role. The...

The misconceptions about video in the recruitment lifecycle  Over the last six months, using video for interviewing and as a candidate attraction tool has become widely used within the recruitment process across a range of sectors. No longer is it limited to the high-volume campaigns. It...

There are so many people looking for work right now, we want to help as many people as possible.  We are currently looking for temporary and permanent drivers. If you are a: Class 1 Driver, Class 2 Driver, 7.5t Driver, Van Driver, Car Driver, PCV...

We have seen a substantial rise in the number of jobseekers aged 50 and above. And we are not alone in noticing this worrying trend. The latest round of employment figures shows that the number of over 50’s in employment is declining for the first time...

Our East Anglia Business Webinar Series is a series for organisations across East Anglia to discuss key topics in business right now. As businesses are taking steps to come out of lockdown and support the local economy, everyone inevitably faces challenging times ahead. In this series you will...

Companies around the world have had to make adjustments to prioritise the health and safety of their employees and communities amid COVID-19 restrictions. In March, this left many Talent Acquisition Specialists scratching their heads and reassessing their whole hiring process. In many cases, the decision was...