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It’s time for a transparent talk about pay

By   /  April 12, 2018  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

It’s time for a transparent talk about pay

Insights from the State of Salaries report 2018 The UK is renowned for several things: the royal family, rain, tea – and being reserved when it comes to talking about money. But it turns out that our reluctance to discuss finance is holding us back, at least in terms of the salaries we earn. We […]

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The gender pay gap reporting deadline – best practice for recruiters

By   /  March 22, 2018  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

The gender pay gap reporting deadline – best practice for recruiters

Since the publication of the BBC’s top earners last year highlighted the organisation’s staggering pay gap between the wages of its highest earning men and women, the gender pay gap across all industries has continued to dominate headlines. Recently, it was reported that supermarket giant, Tesco, was facing a record £4bn equal pay claim. Despite […]

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How do we solve the NHS skills crisis?

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

How do we solve the NHS skills crisis?

Recruitment is a challenge in any industry, however the highly regulated healthcare sector is tougher than most. Not only do employers have to fight against an acute skills shortage and an ageing population, but it is the only sector where the stakes are so high that organisations cannot take any chances with candidates who do […]

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Employee engagement and motivation are no longer buzzwords – they’re essential

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

Employee engagement and motivation are no longer buzzwords – they’re essential

The UK tech sector has become a candidate-driven market with more vacancies than talent. But are businesses engaging employees or are they running the risk of losing talent to competitors? Employee engagement is a serious issue with research showing that disengagement is costing businesses £340m a year. In its simplest form, employee engagement is about […]

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Put staff interviews on the record to avoid tribunals

By   /  February 8, 2018  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

Put staff interviews on the record to avoid tribunals

Last year, ministers vowed to overturn employment tribunal fees after it was ruled they were obstructing the public’s ‘access to justice’. There is an increasing fear that with this change, individuals may be more likely to raise a claim against an organisation, with nothing to deter them financially. Facing this increased risk means organisations should […]

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Candidate ownership: What companies need to know

By   /  January 25, 2018  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

Candidate ownership: What companies need to know

When two recruitment agencies claim ownership of the same candidate, which agency should attract the introduction fee? Candidate ownership is a frequent problem for recruitment agencies but when two agencies each claim that they have introduced the same candidate, how does the client ascertain which is entitled to the fee? Unfortunately, in this case, it […]

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The changing face of recruitment

By   /  January 11, 2018  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

The changing face of recruitment

As he celebrates 20 years with Midlands-based recruitment consultancy Macildowie, managing director James Taylor celebrates how technology has transformed the industry – but also looks at why the skills of ‘old school’ recruiters remain as valuable as ever. Nothing stays still for long in the fast-paced world of recruitment and, as with many professions, that’s […]

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The Taylor Review recommendations: What happens now?

By   /  December 14, 2017  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

The Taylor Review recommendations: What happens now?

In late 2016, Matthew Taylor, the Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Arts, was commissioned by the Prime Minister to undertake an independent review of employment practices in the UK. A key focus of the review was to identify how those employment practices in the modern economy might need to change to keep pace […]

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Tackling gender equality and sexism in the workplace

By   /  November 30, 2017  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

Tackling gender equality and sexism in the workplace

The announcement in July of the BBC’s top earners once again threw the question of gender equality in the workplace under the spotlight. While it’s always a hot topic, the staggering pay gap between the wages of top-earning male, Chris Evans, and top-earning female, Claudia Winkleman, was met with outrage and criticism. Not only that, […]

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GDPR: What recruiters need to know for May 2018

By   /  November 16, 2017  /  Industry Insider  /  No Comments

GDPR: What recruiters need to know for May 2018

Graham Hansen, Associate in HRC Law’s Commercial team, knows next year’s data protection changes will impact all sectors. Some industries, however, may have more to consider when it comes to ensuring they’re compliant for next year. Here he explains more and gives recruiters three areas to focus on now to ready themselves. GDPR? The General […]

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