Posts Tagged ‘Recruitment’

What does Diversity Mean and Why is it so Important?


I doubt many people would argue against hiring a diverse workforce. This is especially true for those who have fallen foul of the ‘echo chamber’ effect of only hiring those with similar backgrounds and views as themselves. However, it remains a difficult thing to do – to source people with diverse backgrounds and experiences without…

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Recruitment’s role in the gender pay gap discussion

Gender Pay Gap

Recruitment has thankfully come a long way since the days of being proudly run with the ‘boys’ club’ attitude, which was rife in the 80s and 90s. There has been a shift in mentality, and women are now certainly more than welcome in the sector. However, like many industries, there is still gender inequality present…

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How the UK job market is really fairing right now

UK job market

Here at CV-Library, we regularly tap into our unrivalled data to understand how the job market is really fairing. And, according to our latest findings, many UK businesses were forced to hike up their pay in August, in a bid to combat a typically tricky period for hiring. In fact, salaries for new roles rose by a…

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Does Recruitment Slow Down in the Summer?

Backdoor Hire

In the summertime, when the weather is hot…does recruitment slow down?  Does everyone in recruitment slow down over the summer? Well, hiring managers may say “no, we don’t- it’s recruiters that slow down, they don’t put forward enough candidates”…recruiters will say, “hey it’s not our fault – candidates just aren’t considering a new job in…

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AntiVirus won’t protect you


Computer security is an on-going project. This is true no matter how good you think your security is. A once a year audit will only take a snapshot of the level of security at that particular point in time. The cyber threat landscape, however, is constantly evolving, becoming ever more sophisticated and consequently, our response…

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