Posts tagged with ‘recruiter soapbox’

Recruiter Soap Box: Are we doing enough to generate graduate jobs?

Reports reveal that the manufacturing, retail, automotive and construction sectors are at their best growth rates since the recession. Social Media Trainer and Recruiter Jorgen Sundberg questions if our recovering economy is generating enough opportunities for our professional talent.   It appears the British economy is finally picking up after a ‘little’ 5-year downtime and if it isn’t the.
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Recruiter SoapBox: Should we be advertising British jobs in the EU?

Recruiter soapboxLast week it was revealed that 800,000 British jobs are being advertised to the EU through a website funded by the European Commission. Prominent recruitment specialist Mark Rainsbury stirs controversial waters and asks if this strategy works for the British economy.   “Nigel Farage reacted with predictable public outrage on hearing that 800,000 British jobs were being advertised in the.
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Recruiter SoapBox: Is it worth going to university to get a job?

News in this week – the U.K. job market for new university graduates has shrunk this year, even though the economy has improved. Outspoken recruitment specialist Mitch Sullivan wonders is it worth going to university to get a job?. Recession-induced nervousness, and massive hikes in tuition fees have spooked many people into questioning the real value of a university.
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Recruiter soapbox: John Lees’ reality check for recruitment agencies

Let’s begin positively. Recruitment consultants play an important role. They connect employers with the right people, short-listing effectively and quickly, and offer influence, leverage and reach that individual candidates can’t achieve. I spent over 20 years training recruiters. Every one claimed to understand employer needs better than their competition. They also boasted of exceptional candidate care, knowing that today’s candidate may.
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