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Unemployment hits record low - but is this positive for rec?
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'Such a tight labour market has shifted the strain from jobseekers to recruiters...

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Who is... Michael Fuchs?

The German politician is blaming Boris for a Brexit impasse...

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Candidate's impassioned plea secures flurry of offers

The recruitment market is forever changing, adapting and evolving to suit the economic...

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APSCo report finds the candidate firms want most

Is it contractors, temporary hires or permanent staff companies are looking for?...

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STEM skills gap finally easing says Indeed

Has the STEM shortage finally been stymied?

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JD Wetherspoon boss: EU leaders need to take a 'wise-up pill'

Brexit could have big ramifications for the pub chain...

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Indeed boffin slams falling unemployment as an “irrelevance”

Whilst rising employment is often seen as a positive thing….

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Should we have worker representation in Boardrooms?
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The Boardroom certainly has a habit of working its way into politics...

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Why recruitment costs are rising higher and higher

Four out of five businesses have been hit by increasing recruitment costs as a result...

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Recruiter confidence plummets over economic dilemma

Employer confidence, with regards to the current UK economy, is down, according to...

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Big rec players low margins create challenges for small firms

Glynne Dyer, Managing Director of Vanta Staffing, spoke to us about the difficulties...

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REC: Staff shortages are pushing up pay & Brexit is to blame

UK recruiters are finding it increasingly difficult to source and place staff, with...

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LinkedIn Editor: 'Rec issues down to candidates failing drugs tests'

Despite the fact that hiring is up more than 17% since 2016, employers are still...

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The surprising gender pay gap for UK doctors revealed

Today, nearly fifty years since the Equal Pay Act of 1970, it is no secret that equal...

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How firms can best navigate hiring pressures
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A report by Allegis Group outlines notable trends influencing the changing nature...

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Unemployment rates hit record low - here's how the industry reacted

Phil Sheriden, Senior Managing Director at Robert Half, however, warns that organisations...

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Young workers can't cope with office life

Employers concerned at bad attitude, literacy rates and numeracy rates

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Interactive gaming veteran joins Odgers Berndtson from VR start-up

The move marks the search firms' investment to address industry demand for business...

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Thousands of NHS staff quit due to low pay and stress

Stressed out nurses and midwives are leaving their posts in droves, as recent figures...

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Employer confidence stable after Brexit stumble

Confidence in the employment market seems to have neutralised thanks to...

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