How can you support Mental Health in the Workplace?

How can you support Mental Health in the Workplace?

According to the CIPD, less than one third of line managers are trained to deal with mental health issues. This is a particularly alarming statistic in Northern Ireland alone, with the country reporting a 25% higher overall prevalence of mental health problems than England. Statistics are just as alarming in the South, with 1 in ...more

Employer Branding 101

Employer Branding 101

Employer branding; one of the most common phrases used to explain exactly how a company can attract talent to their businesses. It’s a phrase we’ve all heard but with everything else going on, do we really spend a lot of time focusing on it? We appreciate it’s hard for employers to focus on branding but, ...more

Tips for Recruiting the Ideal Employee

Tips for Recruiting the Ideal Employee

No one ever said that finding the right employee for your organisation was always going to be easy. It’s one of the reasons why you would turn to recruitment experts in the first place: not just to hire better people, but also to learn how to hire better people. At the end of the day, ...more

Three Ways to Maintain a Company Culture

Three Ways to Maintain a Company Culture

Sometimes within the growth and success of businesses, the corporate value and spirit can become lost. However, a close-knit company culture will highlight exactly what makes the business the success it is. Besides this, a good workplace culture will allow you to invest in the employees, showing them their worth and therefore getting the best out ...more

Three Part Guide to Interview Questions

Three Part Guide to Interview Questions

It’s not just job seekers who have to prepare their answers for interview questions, employers need to ensure they are asking the right questions to get the most out of the interview. The importance and attention given to the interview questions is one of the biggest influences on your organisation’s ability to find great talent ...more

The Best Ways to Successfully Shortlist Candidates

The Best Ways to Successfully Shortlist Candidates

Your recruitment advertising campaign seems to have gone well and applications are beginning to pour in. However, now it’s time to start whittling down the mountain of candidate data and CVs you are faced with. Unfortunately this is a familiar and overwhelming situation for many recruiters, HR personnel and business owners. Although having a large candidate ...more

How to Write an Effective Job Advert

How to Write an Effective Job Advert

Attracting the right people is the time-consuming objective of many a hiring manager, which is why your recruitment strategies need to be on point. Before your firm communicates in any other way with a candidate, they will encounter your job board advertising and immediately begin to come to conclusions on your company and vacancy. Therefore, ...more

5 Ways to Boost your Candidate Attraction Efforts

5 Ways to Boost your Candidate Attraction Efforts

When recruiting, deciding which job boards and sources to post your vacancy on will determine how quickly you can attract the right type of candidates for your vacancies. It’s beneficial therefore, to do some background work. You can use your competitors as a benchmark in order to make a judgement on what possibilities are available ...more

5 ways to lure the best sales staff

5 ways to lure the best sales staff

Even having the right recruiting software isn’t enough to guarantee that you will find – and land – the right candidates. Hiring sales staff is a case in point, with the most intelligent use of your own sales nous often required to get that dream candidate over the line. While you can never guarantee that ...more

5 seasonal hiring tips for retail employees

5 seasonal hiring tips for retail employees

Retail is very much the ‘front line’ of seasonal business – with an exponential rise in retail demand during each Christmas period, it falls upon recruitment firms in Dublin and the companies that use them to plan carefully and well in advance to ensure that they take on suitable additional staff. Your team members are ...more