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Is busy the new stupid?

Is busy the new stupid? Are you at your most productive when you have every minute of your week scheduled? According to none other than Warren Buffet and Bill Gates, being ‘busy’ and scheduled at all hours is not a great way to work, or to live. The number one productivity challenge for recruiters is…

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The Future of CV Formatting

The Future of CV Formatting   Leonardo da Vinci created the first-ever CV 532 years ago. One of his most famous quotes echoes his reputation of leaving pieces of art unfinished:   “Art is never finished, only abandoned.”   Unfortunately, he probably spent too much time manually formatting his CV. Imagine how many more paintings he…

Mastering Digital Disruption in Recruitment

Mastering Digital Disruption in Recruitment The recruiting landscape is changing immensely – companies failing to keep at the forefront of industry trends will sink below their competitors. Recruiters that see digital disruption as an opportunity will monopolise. The march of technology will not cease. However, the secret to exploiting these changes is not by replacing…

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Quick-Fix Branding Tips for Candidate Resumes

Quick-Fix Branding Tips for Candidate Resumes   A recruiter’s outgoing resumes are arguably the biggest branding tool for their company. Strong and consistent resume templates are crucial to making a positive impression on your clients and strengthening your brand awareness. Competing in such a saturated market leaves no room for sub-par formatting or inconsistent branding.…

9 Warning Signs You’re Burning Out

9 Warning Signs You’re Burning Out Recruitment can be a highly rewarding career and attracts ambitious, high performing people. However sometimes in efforts to do your absolute best, multiple stressors may leave you feeling overworked, overwhelmed, and seriously burnt out. The American Psychological Association’s David Ballard, PsyD describes burnout as “an extended period of time…

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AI in Recruitment: A Realist’s Guide

A Realist’s Guide to AI in Recruitment Artificial Intelligence applications are multiplying at a tremendous speed, and ‘staying ahead of the curve’ is becoming a desperate scramble. It is important not to get carried away with the massive publicity surrounding new AI technologies and to be wary of misplaced expectations. AI is currently in the…