Monthly Archives: August 2019

HR Leaders

Job Skills Needed for HR Leaders of the Future

Human resources originally evolved out of a personnel-based function rooted in administrative and compliance-driven tasks that historically haven’t been perceived as adding value to organisations in the same way that sales, marketing, or engineering do. And if you dissect old-school HR teams, you’ll find many practitioners who’ve spent most of their careers in the field; career […]


4 Simple Ways for HR Teams to Modernise Their Workflows

The age of technology has arrived, whether or not you and your HR department are prepared for it. The modern business landscape enjoys the exponential pace at which technology evolves, but the cost of such rapid development is that many organizations end up quickly falling behind. This means that your competitors may be capitalising on […]

The future of work

Mistakes to avoid when writing cold recruiting emails

Companies require the best talent for them to thrive and this makes recruitment a key aspect in the operations of any organisation. When sourcing for the best talent, most HR departments opt to email potential candidates in the hope that they will open the email and apply for the open position. Most recruiters, however, make […]

talent acquisition

The talent acquisition landscape is changing

HR departments must fully embrace the internet age when acquiring new talent, new research has revealed. A survey of 1,167 UK HR professionals carried out by leading digital marketing agency,, revealed that 68% of HR departments are having to embrace a new approach to hiring staff. Although the internet age is firmly upon us, […]

Business Health and Wellbeing

Smart Recruit Online Sponsor Health & Wellbeing Event

Bottom row left to right: Jenny Woolford, General Manager Your Office Space LTD, Sam Crooks, Mayor of Milton Keynes, Victoria Beale, CEO and Founding Director Business Live UK LTD Middle row left to right: Mark Stephens, CEO and Founding Director Smart Recruit Online, Martyn Price, Managing Director, BDM Business Solutions Top row left to right: […]