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How to plan for future hires when you can’t forecast

If you were waiting for 2021 with bated breath, full of anticipation for a fresh start for your business, it’s safe to say you won’t have been alone. Many of us saw a new year as a sign of hope that business could get back to some sort of normality, including returning to recruitment strategies […]

With unemployment rising how can you attract top tech candidates?

Although it’s not the news we like to share, in the recruitment industry we can’t escape the reality that unemployment in the UK is growing by the day. When writing this blog, the unemployment rate is currently at 4.9%, and redundancies are at an all-time high. While in America, the picture is looking a little better, […]

RPO vs Recruitment Agency: Which is right for you?

The world of recruitment can be a minefield. We work in it every day and are fully immersed in the industry, which makes it easy to forget that sometimes these terms can be confusing, especially if your business is just starting out. When a business is scaling, finding the right people to help deliver your […]

How to avoid scaling your business too quickly

For a scale-up business trying to grow, it seems silly to think that you should air on the side of caution when it comes to the speed in which you scale. Surely you should want to be the biggest and best company in your sector as soon as possible. Right?   However, the truth is around […]

Why hire a full-stack developer?

A full-stack developer is currently one of the most in-demand roles for scaling tech businesses and growing startups. According to a recent survey, 48.2% of developers have now decided to upskill to become full-stack developers due to an increasing demand for all-rounders in the information and technology industry. It’s true; recruiters are continually posting open […]

12 Recruitment Trends to Prepare for in 2021

It’s that time of year again, time to start thinking about the year ahead. In HR and recruitment, a lot has changed over the past 12 months (and that’s putting it lightly). Recruitment strategies and employee experiences have changed dramatically, and it’s likely that they’ll never go back to how they were before 2020. From […]

Why hire a data scientist?

A data scientist is the new fashionable role for tech businesses, and they’re in high demand. In the current jobs market, there is increasing competition to hire the best STEM graduates for positions in data science. As big data becomes an integral part of business operations, more companies need specialist individuals who can use their […]

How to prepare your startup to scale (even in uncertain times)

If you’re running a startup business, no one will blame you for feeling a little unsure about whether now is the right time to scale up your business. After all, without sounding too gloomy, we are in the middle of a global pandemic and the worst recession in decades, which doesn’t scream “it’s time to […]

Why a Total Hiring Freeze Might Not Always Be the Best Idea

When finances are tight, and the future is uncertain, many businesses natural reaction is to freeze hiring completely. With millions of companies around the world currently having to make difficult decisions about the future of their staff, the threat of a recession and rising unemployment rates, it’s understandable that now may not be the ideal […]

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