How To Recruit For A Start-Up

Richard
Recruitment Advice

Start-up business’ can be an exciting adrenaline rush; you’re your own boss and you’ve put the work in to get here. At times, your judgement may be clouded by the excitement, especially when you have to think about the future of your company and what route it will take, dictated by your long-term goals.

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Diverse Employers: Where do you rank?

Richard
Insight & Opinion | Workplace

Employers are falling at the first step when it comes to diversity in the workplace. The biggest mistake that they’re making is their understanding of what diverse actually means. By limiting the definition of diversity to multiculturalism, employers are losing their ability to call themselves truly diverse.

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Creative CV Template

17 Awesome Examples of Creative CVs / Resumes

Richard
Career Development | Creative Recruitment | Front Page | Headlines

It seems that the humble 2 page word document just doesn’t cut it for those creative jobs anymore, standing out from the crowd is a must for those that want to bag the best opportunities. We have raided the Guru archives and found these amazing examples of highly creative CVs highlighting candidates who have gone above and beyond the standard 2 page word doc.

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The Anxiety of Returning to Work | Post Lockdown Issues

Richard
Insight & Opinion

For most of us, the last 3 or 4 months has presented a unique working experience allowing us to spend extended periods of time with our families or perhaps with no one at all. Now, as lockdown ends and the workplace readies itself for business, what impact has this had on the mental health of employees?

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Why People Don't Want To Join Your Company

5 Reasons Why People Do Not Want To Join Your Company

Richard
Talent Attraction

When you’re running a company, your staff are your biggest asset. By hiring the right people, you can ensure you have the skills, innovation and creativity you need to grow your business. However, you’ll need to make sure you can attract the best candidates if you want to achieve commercial success.

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Job Advertising Not Working

Why Your Job Advertising Isn’t Working (And What To Do About It)

Richard
Insight & Opinion | Talent Attraction

It’s actually quite exciting when you first publish a job advert, you’ve taken the time to get it just right, turning your rather wordy job specification into a punchy job advert that is going to turn heads and attract top talent.  After all, your company is offering a competitive salary, great benefits, a first-class culture and career progression – this hire is going to be a doddle!

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