pymetrics levels the playing field

Ri5 caught up with some of the pymetrics London-based EMEA team to find out how they're helping companies eradicate bias ... more or comment here

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NORAs 2018 winners announced

The winners of the 2018 National Online Recruitment Awards (NORAs) have been announced, following an awards ceremony on London ... more or comment here

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Iceland sets the bar when it comes to equal pay

Iceland (the country, not the company) passes new legislation that enforces equal pay ... more or comment here

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Talent Works publishes research on Developer Recruitment

Talent Works has published a new report on developer recruitment that is based on more than 6 months of desktop research, candidate conversations, campaign analysis and data modelling from multiple sources ... more or comment here

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SMRS and Yodel. Together, they’re delivering

Thanks to a new EVP, employer brand and website, SMRS is helping Yodel fulfil its promise to deliver ... more or comment here

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Up to £50 million to develop world leading AI talent in the UK

New investment will help the UK get the top AI talent from across the world ... more or comment here

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Mayor of London and industry leaders join forces to increase diversity

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, and major industry leaders have teamed up to tackle the lack of diversity in the screen industries ... more or comment here

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UK faces employability skills gap as nearly 60% of adults lack the full set of core transferable skills

Nearly 6 in 10 UK adults failed to demonstrate all the core employability skills needed for the future world of work: proactivity, adaptability, leadership, creativity, resilience, communication and problem solving ... more or comment here

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UK Social Mobility Awards 2018: winners announced

The winners of the 2018 UK Social Mobility Awards were announced last night, at an awards ceremony held at the London Marriott, Grosvenor Square, hosted by TV and Radio presenter, Andrew Castle ... more or comment here

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Virgin Trains launches prison employability training programme

Virgin Trains has launched the first in-prison employability training programme aimed at building the skills prisoners will need to make them job-ready on the day of release ... more or comment here

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Jobsgopublic partner with Wirral Council

Wirral are on a journey to make Children’s Services great, and Jobsgopublic are joining them on this journey ... more or comment here

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What’s the return on candidate engagement?

Meet & Engage, Cielo and Capp hosted their breakfast event in the City last week, focusing on 'return on engagement' ... more or comment here

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It’s World Mental Health Day. What of it?

As mental health goes under the spotlight today, Robert Walters releases a whitepaper entitled ‘The importance of mental health strategies in attracting top talent’ ... more or comment here

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Average salaries reach highest rate since January 2017

According to the latest data from CV-Library, salaries across the UK saw an increase of 6.6% in September, when compared with data from the same period in 2017 ... more or comment here

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Right here, right now. Job hunting habits of today.

Monster releases stats to suggest that when it comes to searching for a new job, times are a-changing ... more or comment here 2 comments

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Caterer.com People Awards 2018: winners announced

Caterer.com hosted its annual People Awards on Monday night, 1st October, at Park Plaza Westminster Bridge to celebrate the bravest and best talent initiatives in the UK hospitality industry ... more or comment here

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2018 NORAs finalists announced

The list of finalists for the 2018 National Online Recruitment Awards (NORAs), has been unveiled, ahead of the awards ceremony taking place in November ... more or comment here

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Half of UK workers are in the wrong job

New CIPD research highlights the need to improve people management and development opportunities to boost engagement and productivity ... more or comment here

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The Metropolitan Police Service launch 'Do Something Real’ recruitment campaign

The Metropolitan Police Service is launching its most ambitious police constable recruitment campaign to date ... more or comment here

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CIPD and Mind launch guidance for managers to support mental health at work

The CIPD, the professional body for HR and people development, and Mind, the mental health charity, have jointly published a revised mental health guide for managers to improve support for those experiencing stress and mental health issues at work ... more or comment here

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Vodafone UK launches initiatives to expand digital skills

To help build the UK’s digital future, Vodafone has announced new education and mentoring programmes developed for university students, digital entrepreneurs and Vodafone employees interested in a digital career ... more or comment here

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What are the latest scores on the ‘impact of automation’ doors?

‘The Future of Jobs 2018’ by the World Economic Forum gives the lowdown on how automation is expected to shape the workplace in the future ... more or comment here

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HRH Duke of Cambridge backs Mental Health at Work gateway

Supported by Mind, The Royal Foundation, Heads Together and 11 other high-profile organisations, the gateway looks to help workplaces improve staff wellbeing ... more or comment here

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Royal Marines Commandos recruitment campaign tells it straight

The UK’s world-renowned amphibious force launches its new campaign ... more or comment here

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PwC responds to research with Flexible Working Network

In response to finding that almost half of people put flexibility and a good work/life balance first with when choosing a job, PwC have introduced their Flexible Talent Network ... more or comment here

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2019 National Undergraduate Employability Awards are open for nominations

RMP Enterprise has announced the 2019 National Undergraduate Employability Awards are open for nominations ... more or comment here

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Hey Hollywood! Catch up, if you can!

easyJet launches campaign to recruit female pilots of the future ... more or comment here

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The truth about the gig economy

Randstad has conducted research to see how the gig economy is affecting workers and businesses alike ... more or comment here

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TUI welcomes its first ever robotic humanoid employee

The humanoid robot commonly known as “Pepper” is the latest employee to be hired by TUI Nordic ... more or comment here

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Brexit ‘no deal’ plans should extend Freedom of Movement

The Government’s Brexit ‘no deal’ plans should extend Freedom of Movement for at least two years to help British cities avoid labour shortfalls ... more or comment here

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The end of the 9-5?

New research released by McDonald’s UK, reveals more than half of UK adults want to move away from traditional working patterns, choosing jobs that enable them to work more flexibly and prioritise commitments outside of work ... more or comment here

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New joiners take five months to get up to speed

New research has revealed that, on average, it now takes five months to train new employees to do their job ... more or comment here

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Automation. Are we ready and willing? Or not?

New research on workers’ views and expectations about technology was released to coincide with the launch of the Commission on Workers and Technology ... more or comment here

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The UK skills shortage is costing organisations £6.3 billion

The majority of organisations in the UK (91%) struggled to find workers with the right skills over the past 12 months, according to a new report commissioned by The Open University ... more or comment here

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Half of students regret going to university

48% of students and graduates regret going to university according to research by Barclays Apprenticeships ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Personnel Today Awards 2018 shortlist unveiled

The shortlist for this year’s Personnel Today Awards has been announced, ahead of the awards ceremony which takes place in November. ... more or comment here

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Ri5 readers get vocal about Brexit

Find out what you had to say in our latest poll, as we approach Brexit crunch time ... more or comment here

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The top 10 cities for job growth: Q2 2018

New data from CV-Library, the UK’s leading independent job board, reveals that job growth is strong across the UK, with Hull leading the table. ... more or comment here

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Increase in unconditional offers made to young people in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland

Students are increasingly likely to be made an unconditional offer for a place on an undergraduate course, before they have completed their qualifications at school or college ... more or comment here

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SMRS launch new youth market data insight tool

YWare pools youth data in one place to optimise employers’ chances of finding the right early years talent ... more or comment here

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What do job seekers want from a job advert?

Glassdoor reveals the findings from their latest survey ... more or comment here

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What do job seekers want from a job advert?

Glassdoor reveals the findings from their latest survey ... more or comment here

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KPMG come out top for social mobility

The Social Mobility Employer Index 2018 is out ... more or comment here

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What’s in a job title?

This. Is Brilliant. Hiscox have filmed a series of short interviews, as they ask the general public to try and guess what a number of job titles meant / mean / will mean ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Looking beyond the CV

Kew Green Hotels are redefining and redesigning what it means to apply and work there, in a bid to win the war on talent ... more or comment here

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Vodafone launches programme to support LGBT+ talent

Vodafone has launched a multi-country programme to help attract and support LGBT+ talent ... more or comment here 2 comments

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Happy 70th Birthday to the NHS

And what better present could they hope to receive? A £multi-million advertising campaign to attract thousands of new nurses. But will it deliver? ... more or comment here

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Stick or twist? How often should workers change jobs?

CV-Library's research found 54.5% of UK workers surveyed believe that staying in the same job for ‘too long’ can damage your career ... more or comment here

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BA launch new pilot recruitment campaign

British Airways has launched a new campaign to recruit experienced pilots for its regional operation ... more or comment here

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New high-profile campaign for The Royal Navy

WCRS launches two new commercials in a bid to attract young people into The Royal Army ... more or comment here

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Is demand for professional talent dipping?

Research from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) reveals an increase in permanent roles, but a slow-down in the demand for talent overall ... more or comment here

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O2 reopening Career Returners programme

O2 is reopening its pioneering Career Returners programme, with 20 new roles available for those who have taken time out from their career and have a passion for technology ... more or comment here

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London... you’re the tops

New global survey ranks London as the best city to work in for overseas workers, but the UK in general? Not so much ... more or comment here

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The Ri5 Gender Pay Gap rapid-fire survey results

Thanks to everyone who supported us. The scores are in ... more or comment here

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Half of UK workers consider quitting their jobs, due to lack of support around mental health

CV-Library conducted a survey of 1,100 UK workers which sought to explore the topic of mental health in the workplace and how well employers support their staff ... more or comment here

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Virtual reality and recruitment. Starring the RAF.

It’s not like you can host an Open Day on the edge of the earth, so the RAF are doing the next best thing ... more or comment here

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People Analytics. Friend or foe?

New report says it’s driving business performance, but the UK lacks confidence in it ... more or comment here

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Are skills gaps and Brexit going to be the downfall of UK businesses?

According to a new report released by The City & Guilds Group they are ... more or comment here 1 comment

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PepsiCo launches ‘Ready to Return’ refresher programme

PepsiCo have launched a new recruitment campaign aimed at giving returners to work the opportunity to refresh their skills ... more or comment here

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The great gender pay gap debate. Have your say.

As PwC bans all-male job shortlists to boost the number of women in senior roles, we want to know what you’re thinking in our poll ... more or comment here

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Mayor of London campaign highlights gender pay inequality

As part of the #behindeverygreatcity campaign, the Mayor of London’s office has produced a short video highlighting the extent of the gender inequality pay gap in the capital and what is being done about it ... more or comment here

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Jobsgopublic asks is age just a number when it comes to recruitment?

Find out more in this multigenerational research piece ... more or comment here

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CIPD People Management Awards 2018: finalists announced

The finalists have been announced for this year’s CIPD People Management Awards, which set out to recognise outstanding and innovative achievements in people management, learning and development ... more or comment here

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"We have one woman already on the board, so we are done - it is someone else’s turn"

Just one of the explanations heard by the team behind the government-backed Hampton-Alexander Review for not appointing women to FTSE company boards ... more or comment here

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MI6 launches first TV recruitment advert

As part of a campaign entitled ‘Secretly, we’re just like you”, Mi6 launched its first ever recruitment campaign to feature a TV advertisement ... more or comment here 3 comments

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STEM skills shortage costing £1.5 billion

According to a recent report from STEM Learning, the skills shortage is costing businesses in the sector £1.5 billion a year ... more or comment here

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S1jobs spoofs PepsiCo’s decision to use robots for interviews

S1jobs creates an online game all about interviewing. Why? You’ll have to read on to find out ... more or comment here

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CIPD: “Employment growth continues as employers face increasing challenges”

CIPD and The Adecco Group’s latest Labour Market Outlook report shows a tightening labour market as pay edges upwards and employers’ near term employment expectations rise to a 5 year high ... more or comment here

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Lengthy hiring process causing candidates to turn dream jobs down worldwide

As an extension of their report released in February, Robert Half UK releases global results on the impact of a long application process ... more or comment here

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Shining a light on mental health awareness

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week 14th to 20th May. Here we look at what that means in the workplace of today. And of the future ... more or comment here

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96% of HR professionals say Brexit is already hindering hiring strategies

The first of LinkedIn’s quarterly ‘Recruiter Sentiment’ surveys reveals that HR professionals are already witnessing the effects of Brexit, due to be implemented in 2019 ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Are we turning into a country of workaholics?

The latest presenteeism and leaveism stats suggests we are ... more or comment here

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The top 10 cities for job growth: Q1 2018

New data from CV-Library, the UK’s leading independent job board, reveals that job growth is strong across the UK, with Aberdeen leading the table ... more or comment here

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Blockchain-based Job.com works with McCann to take it to the next level

The first recruitment-based blockchain company has selected world-renowned McCann’s to shout about it ... more or comment here

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UK businesses confident about talent strategies but concerned about employee turnover rates

A new report by BPS World reveals that senior executives in businesses across the UK are confident their talent strategies are working but are also concerned that turnover rates are too high ... more or comment here

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Madgex releases the first industry benchmarks for job board e-commerce sites

Madgex’s latest piece of research, The E-commerce Benchmarking Report, has been released ... more or comment here

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The BMJ plays its part in tackling the medical crisis

The latest statistics from the British Medical Association are out and it doesn’t look good for NHS staffing levels ... more or comment here

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The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 announced

50 UK employers have been recognised for their leadership on workplace gender equality by being named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018 ... more or comment here

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Mercer says it’s time to act

Action needs to be taken to address the UK’s ageing population, migration and consequent severe workforce shortages ... more or comment here

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Workforce happiness overshadowed by over-worked managers and under-supported staff

CIPD’s first comprehensive measure of job quality in the UK reveals that two-thirds of workers are satisfied with their jobs overall ... more or comment here

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“All new jobs should be advertised as flexible to reflect change”

In response to a report from the House of Commons Women and Equalities Committee, Alexander Mann Solutions is calling on UK organisations to proactively encourage flexibility across the entire workforce ... more or comment here

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Women still feel affected by the gender pay gap one year on

New research from CV-Library explores attitudes towards pay one year on from the Gender Pay Gap reporting legislation being implemented ... more or comment here

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Tackling the skills gap through work experience

The institute of Student Employers (ISE) annual survey shows that graduates who’ve carried out an internship are more likely to have the skills businesses need ... more or comment here

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Recent Appointments

New appointments for Nationwide, CIPD, BGL Group, Resource Solutions, BPS World and Capita ... more or comment here

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SMRS: Future Talent – let’s hear it for the boy

Mike Hoffman, Client Partner - New Business and Research at SMRS, talks about driving the message of equality into schools ... more or comment here

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Meet & Engage introduce live streaming to their offer

Always looking for innovative ways to enhance engagement with potential candidates, Meet & Engage launch a new product ... more or comment here

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LinkedIn Top Companies 2018

LinkedIn has released this year’s UK Top Companies to work for in the UK ... more or comment here

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Recruiter Awards 2018: shortlist announced

The shortlist for the 2018 Recruiter Awards has been announced, ahead of the awards evening that takes place in May ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Candidates need to be savvy when it comes to social media

A recent survey by CV-Library shows more and more often, potential candidates are being checked out online ... more or comment here

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RIDI awards: 2018 winners

The 2018 Recruitment Industry Disability Awards were held in central London on Thursday 15th May and hosted by Paralympics GB athlete, Sophia Warner ... more or comment here

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Employers unprepared for expected surge in automation

A survey by Willis Towers Watson reveals that work being done by automation is set to almost double in the next three years ... more or comment here

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Milkround to host Careers Adviser Conference

A forthcoming event hosted by Milkround is set to focus on career advisers who are able to speak to thousands of students every day about their future career choices ... more or comment here

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White Label: taking a fresh look at social mobility

Cathy Hyde, Client Partner at White Label, talks to Ri5 about their social mobility research ... more or comment here

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Businesses struggle with recruitment and retention

A new employment and skills study from London First and Lloyds Banking Group suggests it’s tough out there ... more or comment here

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18 major organisations sign up to the ‘Tech She Can Charter’

A new charter is launched to tackle the shortfall of women in technology careers ... more or comment here

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SodaStream’s new recruitment video – what’s not to like?

SodaStream launch a new video campaign to fill positions in 45 countries. And it’s worth a watch ... more or comment here 3 comments

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Nationwide taking neurodiversity in the workplace seriously

With one in ten of the population being neurodivergent, the drive to be more inclusive of this talent pool is gaining more media attention ... more or comment here

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Army recruitment comes under more criticism

New claims report that thousands of prospective soldiers are dropping out of the system due to a lengthy recruitment process ... more or comment here

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RIDI Awards finalists announced

The shortlist for the 2018 RIDI Awards has been announced, ahead of the awards which take place in March ... more or comment here

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Neurodiversity guidelines for employers

There’s a new guide out from CIPD/Uptimize highlighting the benefits of employing a neurodiverse workforce ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Wanted: Sandwich Artist, Party Chief and Beverage Application Technologist

Keith Pilling wanted to place the job titles Chief Excitement Officer/Spiritual Leader/Growth Hacker/Innovation Sherpa/Executive Sensei/Digital Prophet/Galactic Viceroy of Research into Room 101 in his recent profile. But what other unusual job titles exist in the employment world? ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Acting head of REC announced

David Vallance, director of finance at the REC, will be acting CEO until the appointment of a new chief executive ... more or comment here

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Reminder – Book your tickets for the NUE Awards

The 2018 National Undergraduate Employability Awards is taking place next week ... more or comment here

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Lose-lose. Employers need to shorten the hiring decision-making process.

Candidates are accepting second-choice job offers as potential employers take too long ... more or comment here

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Sharing best practice within the public sector

Jobsgopublic team up with In-house Recruitment Network to host ‘New Recruitment Trends within the Public Sector’ ... more or comment here

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Top 10 most popular industries for job searches

Construction and engineering jobs were the most searched for by candidates last month ... more or comment here

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Modern working rights for a modern UK

The Taylor Review leads to reforms from the government ... more or comment here

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When is a car not a car? When it’s an HR Manager.

Confused? Well, read on. Volvo have refitted an S90 to enable it to interview prospective technicians. First stop the Brussels Motor Show ... more or comment here

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The looming skills shortage. Are we ready?

In a new study, Robert Walters and totaljobs probed how employers and candidates are feeling about the predicted skills shortage. And what they’re doing about it ... more or comment here

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Top Employers to work for in the UK 2018

The Top Employers Institute has released its list of Certified UK Top Employers for 2018 ... more or comment here

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Unpaid internships. Work experience at what cost?

In a recent report published by the Sutton Trust, it examines the cost of an internship in both London and Manchester ... more or comment here

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Automation and Globalisation. Good news, depending on where you live.

Cities Outlook 2018 looks at the predicted job growths and losses across the country ... more or comment here

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The government gives the Tech Talent Charter its full backing

Showing its support, the government plays an active role in a bid to encourage more organisations to sign up to the charter ... more or comment here

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Employer confidence slumps

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) releases data that suggests employers are feeling less positive ... more or comment here

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LinkedIn unveils recruiters’ most overused buzzwords

LinkedIn has revealed a list of the business buzzwords that are most overused by HR and recruitment professionals on their profiles, and has encouraged recruiters to ensure their profiles reflect their employer brand in order to attract talent in 2018 ... more or comment here 2 comments

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Ri5’s industry predictions for 2018

Here’s what some of the industry’s movers and shakers have to say. ... more or comment here 1 comment

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22 million Brits don’t use all holiday allowance

A British Airways global study has revealed that, on average, workers in Britain don’t use the best part of a week’s holidays each year ... more or comment here

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No crystal ball required, here’s the 2018 Global Recruiting Trends report

LinkedIn surveyed over 8,800 recruiters and hiring managers to reveal what they feel the largest hiring themes will be for this year ... more or comment here

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CV-Library reveals top recruitment priorities for 2018

CV-Library’s latest piece of research reveals the recruitment priorities for many businesses in 2018 include more direct sourcing, building future talent pools, establishing their employer brand and succession planning ... more or comment here

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Salary top reason employees will resign in 2018

Data released by Glassdoor reveals that 45% of recruiters and hiring managers expect more employees to quit over the next 12 months ... more or comment here

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How does the UK fare as a global work destination of choice?

A recent survey shows that the UK is slipping in popularity ... more or comment here

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Back of the net! Norway pays their male and female international footballers the same wages.

In an historic equal-pay agreement signed in December, the Norwegian FA confirms their players will get paid the same ... more or comment here

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Which industries topped the salary growth table for 2017?

Data released by CV-Library highlights the industries which saw the highest growth in salaries in 2017 ... more or comment here

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UK managers gloomy outlook for 2018

The latest annual Future Forecast research from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) gives a clear insight into how managers across the UK feel about prospects in 2018 ... more or comment here

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Mapping out the gender pay gap

Distinct Recruitment have helpfully graphically mapped out research comparing gender pay gap statistics between 1997 and 2017 by the Office for National Statistics ... more or comment here

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The Brexit effect on SMEs recruitment strategies

The Albion Growth Report from Albion Capital provides commentary on SME’s reactions to recruitment post-Brexit ... more or comment here

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CIPD predicts continued squeeze on living standards

There’s little light at the end of the tunnel according to CIPD’s annual labour market predictions ... more or comment here

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Pay, productivity, tribunal claims and employee voice: Acas key workplace issues in 2018

Sir Brendan Barber of Acas predicts that 2018’s key workplace issues will be pay, productivity, tribunal claims and employee voice in the boardroom ... more or comment here

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UK salaries improve annually for first time since 2015

Average UK advertised salaries have posted a year-on-year increase for the first time since June 2015, according to the latest UK Job Market Report from Adzuna ... more or comment here

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Millennials favour ruthless, go-getter leaders

Domino’s seasonal recruitment drive helps them understand attitudes towards leadership ... more or comment here

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2017 Review of the Year

2017 came and went in a bit of a blur, although the year saw numerous events that few people could have predicted ... more or comment here 1 comment

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Just 4% of employers offer returnships to mums

New research by totaljobs on returnships shows their incredible potential for both employers and employees - and how they are currently underexploited ... more or comment here

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UK remains top destination for European jobseekers

According to new analysis by job site, Indeed, the UK remains the first choice for Europeans looking for work abroad ... more or comment here

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Glassdoor announces top UK places to work in 2018

Glassdoor has announced the winners of its tenth annual Employees’ Choice Awards, highlighting the best places to work in 2018 ... more or comment here

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The top 10 roles set for the highest salary increases in 2018

Research undertaken by Robert Half reveals the top 10 roles set to see the biggest salary gains next year ... more or comment here

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SMRS: Virtual reality in recruitment

Xuan Hoang, creative copywriter at SMRS, gives her thoughts on the role of virtual reality in recruitment ... more or comment here

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