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Hiring On All Cylinders! The Smart10 Approach To Hiring Staff

It’s a great moment when you get to roll out that line, when you've found the ideal candidate, the one that ticks all the boxes, and looks to be a great fit to your team!

But wait, how do you get there? Hiring staff simply about getting the right job spec out there and hoping there’s an adequate pool of talent waiting in line to apply, although obviously ensuring you have laid out the specifics of what you require is the first step. But once you have worked out just what you require of prospective employee in return for the remuneration/benefits you can offer, how do you go about finding them?

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What Does Your CV Say About You?

What does your Curriculum Vitae say about you? Everybody has their own personal brand and values. There are some elements that are flexible and subject to change but some are most definitely not and flow through every decision they make and every outfit they choose. The way people present themselves is a vital part of…
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The Sun Always Shines in Welwyn Garden City

"The Sun Always Shines in Welwyn Garden City" A friend from Hitchin once remarked this to me as we sat in a stuffy, London meeting. I completely understood what he meant as this phenomenon was one of the reasons that we had moved there in the first place! As well as the superb shopping, impressive…
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Does Your Work Place Make you Happy?

What are you willing to sacrifice for good money, a great team, a cool office, the perfect location? It is a question that most people are faced with at least once in their lifetimes and the answer can change dramatically from one year to the next. For some people, stability makes them happy and they…
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Feedback. It can be a scary word (especially for candidates, if they haven’t received the news they were hoping for regarding a job interview they’ve worked so hard to apply for). And it’s often not easy being the person having to give said feedback, especially when you know how desperately the candidate wanted that particular…
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How Far Do You Go To Retain Your Talent?

In a dog eat dog business world, it is getting harder and harder to retain your top talent, whether it be through head hunting, perceived lack of career prospects or simply because the money’s not right. When using a recruitment firm to secure the right candidate for the job, it is prudent to look for…
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