Is doing your own recruitment worth it?

Is doing your own recruitment worth it?

Is doing your own recruitment worth it? Many brands are now doing their own in-house recruitment to cut down on costs and have stopped using a specialised recruitment agency, but short-term gains can lull us into long-term losses, as too often we lose money in favour...
Failure Doesn’t Exist; it is Only a Change of Direction

Failure Doesn’t Exist; it is Only a Change of Direction

Failure Doesn’t Exist; it is Only a Change of Direction A couple of years ago, I decided I wanted to start running. I wanted to do it the right way, so I hired a personal trainer who specialised in running. Three months later, I was not getting anywhere, and I...
IS IT EVEN POSSIBLE TO BE OVERQUALIFIED?

IS IT EVEN POSSIBLE TO BE OVERQUALIFIED?

IS IT EVEN POSSIBLE TO BE OVERQUALIFIED? Last week a candidate called me to say that they had been applying for jobs but keep being told that they are overqualified? When I was made redundant in 2008, during a recession from my Technical Managers’ role, I knew...
A QUICK GUIDE ON WHAT TO WEAR ON A VIDEO INTERVIEW?

A QUICK GUIDE ON WHAT TO WEAR ON A VIDEO INTERVIEW?

A QUICK GUIDE ON WHAT TO WEAR ON A VIDEO INTERVIEW? Dressing for a formal job interview is essential for making an excellent first impression. Now job interviews are being conducted by video, there is, even more, to think about when it comes to dressing to impress. I...