Top Tip for Hiring in 2021 - Video
No-one needs reminding that 2020 was a very challenging year for the UK workforce and we have more to come.
What you might not appreciate is, to what extent your actions as an individual in the recruitment process has on each and every person who presses 'apply'. Those who, most likely, have applied to your job vacancy because they have been forced into a precarious employment situation, rather than a career move, at leisure.
So, here's my take on what is, by far, the most important, and simplest action you can exercise, for the well-being of the job seeker and your personal and professional brand (which influences your ability to attract talented people in the future).
Clare Wight is the founder and Managing Director of Clarity Appointments, an independent recruitment specialist. She is also a regional director for The Employment Agents Movement, supporting other independent recruiters. She believes in collaboration to provide emotional and professional business support to other business owners and to ensure her skills and knowledge of the recruitment sector are constantly being challenged and updated. Thus enabling her to offer the very best of advice to firms looking to make their next hire.
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The UK's employment survey, compiled by KPMG and the Recruitment & Employment Confederation: https://www.clarityappointments.co.uk/view-details/36076/KPMG-and-REC-Report-on-Jobs-January-2021.htm
Why do your staff really leave? https://www.clarityappointments.co.uk/view-details/35939/Why-do-your-staff-really-leave.htm