Will intelligent robots replace recruiters?

Will intelligent robots replace recruiters?

It seems a fanciful thought but the idea that rapidly advancing computer algorithms could one day make better recruitment choices than people is gathering some serious pace. In this post, I shed my two cents on the idea, and for those who fail to grasp the obvious,...

What Makes a Good Recruitment Consultant?

It’s no secret that the recruitment industry has its fair share of sceptical reputations and shady goings on. While plenty of the nay-saying is justified, there’s far more said and spread about recruitment that those within the industry know to be far from the mark....

How to Choose the Best Recruitment Consultant

With so many firms of recruitment consultants out there offering so many different services, specialisms, locations etc; it can be like trying to find a needle in a haystack for any hiring company trying to choose who they should partner with. Here are some tips to...

How Effective are Job Websites now we have Social Media?

Six or seven years ago I would probably have said that, as a recruiter, I could not possibly do my job properly without access to at least two or three good job websites; online areas where I could post adverts and scour CV libraries.Today I can honestly say, hand on...

Can Internal Recruiters Replace Executive Headhunters?

Executive headhunters may well be under threat from the well documented rise in the numbers, and I would add sophistication, of internal recruiters now employed directly within organisations over the last decade. When I encountered my first internal recruiter it was...

6 Tips for Hiring a Great Team

Building a great team & business success go hand in hand. It is incredibly difficult to achieve success in business without hiring a great team to work with you. Notice I said “great team”, not great people. You don’t necessarily need to hire...