Friday, 17 November 2017

Are schools failing the retention test? | Recruiters Weekly News

Staff retention can be one of the clearest indicators of an organisation’s health and prospects for the future. So why are Britain's schools failing to hold on to top talent in the classroom? At the same time, 40 per cent of Scotland's family doctors hope to make a career for themselves in Australia.
With recruiting concerns hitting every area of the public sector, we look at two stories this week which indicate a growing staff shortage for the UK’s public services.
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Friday, 10 November 2017

Something Old, Something New… | Recruiters Weekly News

The divide between modern and traditional recruiters has never been more clearly defined. As private sector innovations usher in a new age of high tech solutions, public services are increasingly constrained by budgetary limits. But is a failure to invest in new solutions a false economy? We consider some contrasting cases of recruitment successes and failures from the past week's headlines. What did we discover? Click here to Continue reading the eBoss weekly news bulletin.

Friday, 3 November 2017

Blockchain recruitment

Blockchain technology is beginning to have an impact upon many, diverse industries. As we look forward to a 2018 that is set to be shaped by the emerging technology behind cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, one Australian recruitment firm has laid claims to being the first to specialise in sourcing the top talent from the world of cryptocurrencies. But how will the digital transformation of work be affected by the arrival of businesses built on the blockchain?

Also in this week's news: further recruitment industry consolidations as investors seek opportunities in the British jobs market. And a boom in AI roles has exposed a severe gap in skills, according to one jobs portal.

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Friday, 27 October 2017

Apprenticeships, diversity and tech solutions | Recruiters Weekly News

The controversial Apprenticeship Levy is six months old. Intended to address the falling availability of apprentiship opportunities in Great Britain, has the scheme been a success? We take a look at one report which assesses the figures.

To view the findings, read our Recruitment news.

Friday, 20 October 2017

Automation: Employment problem or solution? | Recruiters Weekly News

There is no greater debate in recruitment than the consequences of automation on the workplace. Will it solve all our problems and make our lives easier? Or will it deprive huge numbers of people of their livelihoods?

This week, our news round up takes a look at an in depth discussion on the subject. Read our recruitment news to see the findings.

Friday, 13 October 2017

Schools: the new talent pipeline? | Recruiters Weekly News

Private enterprise is playing a leading role in the funding of education. In return, it is discovering recruitment prospects at a younger age than ever before. 

The rise of the classroom talent pipeline may revolutionise the way we pay for schools in the future, but how will recruitment adapt to this change?

Also in the headlines: The main growth industries for the workplace of tomorrow are named. And how one digital entrepreneur monetised the resumes of students.

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Tuesday, 10 October 2017

The Best Professions for a wage increase? | Recruiters Weekly News

While the UK economy struggles to build momentum, a survey published this week shows which sectors have enjoyed the fastest wage increases of the past year. Are you one of the lucky ones?

Also in the news headlines this week: Australia increases its reliance on contingency workers, academic training leaves young professionals unprepared for the world of work. And: would you undergo cosmetic surgery to improve your career progression? [Continue reading...]