How to create and deliver a great employer brand

Employer brand image

In a society where image is everything and a company’s reputation can be measured in likes, re-tweets, comments and shares; creating an employer brand that draws people to your business has never been more important. It is refreshing to see more companies investing in their employees’ development. The challenge, however, may be that too many […]

Four pillars of diversity and inclusion in recruitment you need to know about

Inclusive workplaces are rewarding and productive places to work. Companies with a diverse workforce can outperform those without by 50%. Inclusive workplaces typically have much lower staff turnover and can improve how partners and clients perceive your company. Even without these benefits, improving opportunities for diverse candidates is the right thing to do, and we […]

How HGV driver shortages are affecting logistics recruitment

The UK’s severe shortage of HGV drivers has led to a considerable increase in pressure for logistics companies. The problem isn’t only confined to the UK but appears globally as well; logistics companies need more HGV drivers on their rosters if they want to keep up with growing business expectations. However, due to the lack […]

How to cultivate a positive culture in healthcare workplaces

2020 was an extremely challenging year for the healthcare industry and the hard working people who work within it. Data from NHS England shows that there was considerable disruption to healthcare recruitment activity within the NHS during the Covid 19 pandemic. There was a vacancy rate of over 10% reported for nurses alone; leaving 38,952 […]

Four top tips for a successful healthcare recruitment marketing strategy

The healthcare industry in the UK has seen a widespread shortage of staff in recent years which has caused healthcare recruitment to become increasingly competitive. According to a survey conducted by Statista with 570,000 healthcare professionals taking part, over 61% of respondents either disagreed, strongly disagreed and neither agreed or disagreed with the following statement; […]

How mandatory vaccination could affect healthcare recruitment

The vaccination rate for those who work in care homes and healthcare recruitment is below target, leading to the question, could mandatory vaccines be the way forward? Or will it lead to an exodus of healthcare workers?  Various scientific advisory groups have suggested that the uptake of vaccines needs to be 80% or higher to […]

Transform perceptions of social care

Sir Tony Robinson initially found fame as Baldrick in Blackadder (a tv series which aired in 1982-1989), working alongside actors such as Rowan Atkinson, Stephen Fry, and Hugh Laurie, and also became known for his documentaries and children’s books. After losing both his parents to dementia, Robinson became vocal on the need to transform the […]

Global recruitment with crooton

The increase of global internet usage, including for seeking employment, has been increasing year on year. Thanks to this increase, combined with single market agreements across the world’s trading blocs, companies now have access to a much wider range of quality candidates who could help businesses expand globally, or simply attract talent from overseas.  In […]