90% of candidates opt for flexible working jobs

In a recent study of 3,000 office workers, over 90% of candidates said they would opt for position that offered flexible working. When provided with two virtually identical job descriptions with the only difference between the two being that one position offered the opportunity for flexible working, an overwhelming 92% of respondents chose this option…

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48% of Hiring Managers confess to not checking CV’s

A new study has discovered that 48% of hiring managers are not checking CV’s to assess the validity of qualifications. The survey also showed that almost 9% of job applicants have lied about their qualifications with many never having the deception discovered due to the employer failing to carry out the correct checks with Colleges…

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On your marks! Why salary benchmarking is important

I’m often asked by clients if their staff salary packages are in line by those offered by their competitors. Very few businesses have direct access to this important information and getting hold of it can be a real challenge. But even if you’re not sure on the ‘going rate’ for a particular role, you can…

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