What are the best hiring platforms in the UK?

What are the best hiring platforms in the UK?

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Online hiring platforms have developed very fast over the past few years… and if you’re looking to fill a vacancy, it can get quite confusing, if not overwhelming. The options seem endless: you can post your job offer on your own company website, on LinkedIn, job boards, gig platforms, ask recruitment agencies for help, use […]

Launching Recruitment Startup Experience

Launching a Recruitment Startup – My Experience

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The UK temporary recruitment agency market, worth £36 billion, is the second largest in the world — is there any better place to start your own recruitment business? However, starting a new business is never easy, and with close to 8,500 new recruitment agencies registered every year, you’re not alone trying to enjoy a slice of this gigantic […]

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Recruitment Agencies: What are you paying for?

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If you’re reading this, you’ve probably already considering using recruitment agencies. For even in 2019, in a world of AI algorithms, hiring candidates remains hit and miss, risky and frankly very expensive. First, there’s the advertising costs. Saturated job boards means recruiters and HR professionals have to spend more and more time and money with […]

Five Reasons Graduates Should Choose Startups

Five Reasons Graduates Should Choose Startups

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Tom Higgins Toon, an MML graduate from Selwyn College, shares why you should take the plunge and work for a start-up As a recent graduate, my last year at Cambridge was punctuated by seemingly innumerable careers events. In Michaelmas, law firms, consultancies and banks would compete for students’ attention, stalls filled with corporate goodies and […]

Construction Skills Shortages Demand Opportunities

Construction Skills are in very High Demand – Have you Considered any of these Opportunities?

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Article, Construction, Employment, Engineering, Logistics, Recruitment agencies, Recruitment industry, Skill shortages, Technology, Uncategorized

Construction is one of the industries with the highest skills shortages in the UK, with close to 170,000 jobs projected to be created by 2023 across the country. And, with more than 1 in 5 workers in the construction industry aged 50 or above, the time is ripe for young people to enter the job market in an […]

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What To Look For In A Forklift Truck Driver

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Working as a forklift driver is one of the more well-known logistics jobs. Fortunately for those looking for a job in a warehouse, port or airport, it is also one of the best paid.  The average salary has jumped up 13% since 2013, as skills shortages continue to bite across the logistics sector.  Forklift drivers […]

Find Temp Receptionist

How do you find a temp receptionist?

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Receptionists are the beating heart of a company. Without a friendly face to welcome guests and answer the telephone, even the most high-flying operations come unstuck. So what happens when your trusted receptionist calls in sick, or jets off on holiday? You might need a replacement fast, even if it’s just for a day or […]

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Want to work in the UK? How to land your perfect job

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International jobseekers would be hard pressed to find a more productive job market than the UK. Wages remain high despite political uncertainty, and the unemployment rate sits at a minuscule 4% — one of the lowest in Europe, and on a par with Germany.  This means jobs are generally available across many different sectors. The […]

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TempaGoGo signs petition for agency workers to access apprenticeships

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TempaGoGo has put its name to a petition calling for the government to extend its apprenticeship schemes to temporary workers.  Over 350 people have shown their support for this reform of the 2017 Apprenticeship Levy, organised by the Recruitment & Employment Council (REC). The REC argue that these changes will boost progression, address current chronic […]