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[Guide] Top 10 Tips: Writing a Job Ad #5 – #1

Yesterday we started a countdown of the Top 10 Tips to remember when you’re writing the copy for a job ad. Today we follow the traditional countdown format in bringing you the remainder of that list. So here follows the Top 5 ways to avoid the post-publishing regrets, and to get the best result for [...]

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[Guide] Top 10 Tips: Writing a Job Ad #10 – #6

We all know how challenging it can be to properly advertise a job. There are any number of obstacles that can turn what should a simple task into a minefield (selecting your media, negotiating start dates, interfering managers), and by the time you get the ad out there, it can often tell readers more about [...]


Benefits of Using Social Media as a Recruitment Tool

Social media has a lot of potential uses for your company. You can use it as a tool for delivering customer service, or as a method of sharing deals and news about your business. You can also use it for recruiting. Social media recruiting has quickly changed the way that companies find new employees, taking [...]


[Guide] Social Networking in Recruitment

Collaboration and relationship-building through internal or external web-based systems. At Employment Office, we believe social networking in the corporate sense can be broken into two key areas: Internal social networking (e.g. JAWshare); and External social networking (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn). Whether internal or external, social networking is all about improving communication: connecting, sharing information and [...]

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5 Tips on how to get the most from your candidates in an interview

5 tips on how to get the most from your candidates in an interview With the preparation that goes into any of your recruitment interviews, it’s in your interest to ensure you glean all you can from the exchange. However, even the most experienced interviewers commonly have regrets after an interview, wishing they had clarified [...]


The Death of Reference Checks…?

Considering the amount of time and effort that goes into performing reference checks, Employment Office posed the question: Are Reference Checks really worth it? EO’s Shortlisting Specialist team believes that reference checks remain a critical aspect of the recruitment process in the modern job market. When done properly, a reference check provides the future employer [...]

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3 ways to develop your employer brand

Recruitment Videos and YouTube Everyone in recruiting branding and employment branding strives to get across to candidates the culture and benefits of working within their organisation. Because videos require little effort to watch but still provide a powerful message, they are fantastic at transmitting the energy and the passion that your employees have for their [...]