Monthly Archives: December 2018

Growth | SRO

The Fastest Growing Industries in 2018

By Augusta Henning at CV-Library & Mark Stephens at Smart Recruit Online 2018 has certainly been a tumultuous year for the economy, with continued uncertainty around Brexit and a sweltering hot summer. As such, we’ve seen little movement in the labour market, with many candidates feeling nervous about changing jobs. At the same time, employers […]

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New Survey Results: Measuring the Impact Of Brexit On UK Businesses

Extracted from an article originally published by Andrew MacAskill and supporting commentary by Mark Stephens, CEO at Smart Recruit Online. There is a lot talk and speculation around the impact of Brexit on UK business and recruitment at the moment and many ‘what if’ scenarios being discussed that highlight the current economic uncertainty. So I […]

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Here’s What Happens If You Neglect Employee Development

By Annie Button Employees are the biggest asset you have in your organisation. So why is it that when businesses are trying to balance the books, employee development is often the first area to suffers cuts and a lack of investment? Unfortunately, it’s a problem of perception in many businesses. The real question shouldn’t be […]

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8 Fixes to stop Losing the best Candidates to your Slow Hiring Process

By Dr. John Sullivan The Top Causes of Unnecessarily Slow Hiring Whenever you are focusing on hiring high-demand top performers and innovators in a highly competitive market, there may literally be no factor that damages your recruiting results more than slow hiring. Intuitively, most organizations and individuals think that taking your time to gather information to […]