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Jobseekers Prefer Job Boards to LinkedIn and Google [INFOGRAPHIC]

Jobseekers Prefer Job Boards to LinkedIn and Google [INFOGRAPHIC] | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
A new study from Millennial Branding and Beyond.com looks at how Baby Boomers, Generation X & Y use social media and other tools for their job search.
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How different generations use Social media for Job searches

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How Do People Use LinkedIn for Job Search? [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Do People Use LinkedIn for Job Search? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
How do people find jobs on LinkedIn? What do they like about it? What could companies do more of? These are questions we get from clients and we wanted to do a
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Great infographic highlighting how job searchers use LinkedIn

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Lawspeed News | News > LinkedIn contacts in High Court case

Lawspeed News | News > LinkedIn contacts in High Court case | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
LinkedIn groups owned and maintained by an employer belong to that organisation and are classed as confidential information...
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Interesting ruling on LinkedIn contacts. Seems to relate to Company owned groups and not an individual's account.

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UK Recruiter 600 things; Top Ten Mistakes Made By New Recruitment Agencies » UK Recruiter

UK Recruiter 600 things; Top Ten Mistakes Made By New Recruitment Agencies » UK Recruiter | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
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Most are common sense but these 10 mistakes are worth hioghlighting and avoided

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Understanding Recruitment's curator insight, September 16, 2013 12:22 PM

A good article for those recruitment companies who are new to the industry!

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Recruiters! Stand Proud!

Recruiters! Stand Proud! | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
Recruiters get terrible press and everyone has a ‘terrible recruiter’ story. Every day brings more abuse and increasingly, gleeful predictions of the demise of the recruiter. Well, enough!
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If you are a recruiter and having a tough day have a read of this and be proud!

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The State of Social Recruiting in 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC]

The State of Social Recruiting in 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC] | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
Our friends at Jobvite have just announced the results of its annual Social Recruiting Survey. Now in its sixth year, the Jobvite annual Social Recruiting Surve
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Another insight into recruitment and social media, paticularly consultants use.

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Recruiters: How to Stand Out from the Crowd

Recruiters: How to Stand Out from the Crowd | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
Let's face it - there are a lot of recruiters out there. I mean, a lot. You might think there a lot of possible sandwich combinations at Subway (over 2 million
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5 really good tips on how, as a recruiter, to stand out from the crowd

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Richard Garza's curator insight, September 5, 2013 1:07 PM
Let's face it - there are a lot of recruiters out there. I mean, a lot. You might think there a lot of possible sandwich combinations at Subway (over 2 million
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The Recruitment & Employment Confederation - Umbrellas and intermediaries should be included in new regulatory framework say REC members

Seven out of ten members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) say “the jury’s still out” on whether government plans to re-organise the Employment Agency Standards (EAS) Inspectorate will have a positive or negative impact on the ...
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CIPD warns business – use top female talent or lose it

CIPD warns business – use top female talent or lose it | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
CIPD warns business – use top female talent or lose it

As the green shoots of economic recovery emerge, new CIPD research shows how urgent action needs to be taken by the corporate world
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The best women choose to be entrepreneurs due to lack of opportunities within companies.

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Recruitment business owners working 47% longer than the average Brit

Recruitment business owners working 47% longer than the average Brit | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
Recruitment business owners working 47% longer than the average Brit

Micro business owners in the recruitment industry are working an average of 47 hours a week, according to new research revea
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I'm not sure that its just the owners who work longer hours..

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REC Report on Jobs - Staff placements surge in July

REC Report on Jobs - Staff placements surge in July | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
REC Report on Jobs - Staff placements surge in July

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? Permanent staff appointments rise at fastest rate since March 2010

? Strongest increase in temp billings for 29 month
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July REC Report - Positive trends

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5 Powerful Ways to Open a Presentation

5 Powerful Ways to Open a Presentation | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
We've all been there before: staring at the glow of your blank computer screen with no idea on how to open or start your talk. For starters, you should never be staring at PowerPoint with no clear ...
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Some good points to consider before that next presentation

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Why a Recruiter is Necessary in Your Job Search

Why a Recruiter is Necessary in Your Job Search | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
In 2013, hiring is becoming more of an art form rather than a run-of-the-mill activity performed by an HR Rep. There are metrics that determine what makes a via
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Why you need a Recruiter

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APSCo responds to Ed Miliband's 'broad brush' approach

APSCo responds to Ed Miliband's 'broad brush' approach | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
APSCo responds to Ed Miliband’s ‘broad brush’ approach to the recruitment profession

Responding to Ed Miliband’s comments on the recruitment sector yesterday, where he r
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Sit back down Mr Miliband. It's a bit like saying all MPs are crooks!

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Recruiters knowingly hire the wrong candidates, claims TalentQ survey | Business intelligence for recruitment and resourcing professionals

Recruiters knowingly hire the wrong candidates, claims TalentQ survey | Business intelligence for recruitment and resourcing professionals | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
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And it is a wonder why recruit consultants get tarred with a certain brush..

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How to Spot a Recruiter worth Working With

How to Spot a Recruiter worth Working With | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
There is a large, growing population that views recruiting as a useless profession. They find recruiters to be greedy, selfish and more concerned with their co…
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Keep your eye out for these key bullett points....

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Twitter / Madsworth_123: Jut makes you think.. ���� ...

Twitter / Madsworth_123: Jut makes you think.. ���� ... | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
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I'm not sure I can add anything to this just that it is beautifully put..

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The Recruitment & Employment Confederation - REC/KPMG Report on Jobs: Temp billings rise at strongest rate in over 15 years

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG Report on Jobs – published today – provides the most comprehensive guide to the UK labour market.
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Fastest rise in temp positions since 1998

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Insider tips from a recruiter: how to avoid unconscious bias

Insider tips from a recruiter: how to avoid unconscious bias | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
Insider tips from a recruiter: how to avoid unconscious bias

Recruitment experts should help coach women for interviews and present female candidates in the best light to employers who may othe
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How to avoid unconscious bias when interviewing

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A third (31%) of workers do not take their entitled holiday leave says Adecco

A third (31%) of workers do not take their entitled holiday leave says Adecco | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
A third (31%) of workers do not take their entitled holiday leave says Adecco

A third of UK office workers are failing to take the holiday leave to which they are entitled, according to a new s
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A third of contractors not taking leave

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APSCo - APSCo’s Response to HMRC’s Offshore Employment Intermediaries Consultation

APSCo 2013 - Response to HMRC’s Offshore Employment Intermediaries Consultation
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With more people potential looking to work via a Personal Service Company (PSC) this could be great news for SmartPay Accounting.

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New service from industry experts supports recruitment businesses

New service from industry experts supports recruitment businesses | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
New service from industry experts supports recruitment businesses

Recruitment companies now have access to a very different business consultancy – Recruitment Knowledge Consultants.

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Support consultancy for recruitment businesses

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Only Doctors and Dentists Beat Recruiters

Only Doctors and Dentists Beat Recruiters | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
Only Doctors and Dentists Beat Recruiters

The majority of mid-to-senior professionals deem their relationship with recruiters important, but are more loyal to a consultant than agency

When
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Interesting and who would have thought it..

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Who are the real winners and losers in zero-hours contracts Ask Networkers International?

Who are the real winners and losers in zero-hours contracts Ask Networkers International? | Latest Recruitment News | Scoop.it
Who are the real winners and losers in zero-hours contracts Ask Networkers International?

Unless you’ve been walking around with your fingers in your ears, you will definitely have heard
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An insight to zero hours contracts

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Industry Comment on Zero Hour Contracts

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Industry Comment on Zero Hour Contracts

Charles Russam, Chairman of Russam GMS says, ““Research published by the Chartered Institute of Personnel tells us that over 1 million worker
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Industry comments on Zero Hour Contracts

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