Why did the recruiter cross the road? To build yet another specialist agency. It does start to feel a bit like recruitment agencies are the new equivalent of a London fried chicken shop, 15 in one small town.
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It doesn’t look like we’ll be having many opportunities for office parties this year, does it? Rather like how we had so few last year. There are some advantages to this, of course, especially if you have a history of getting too drunk and hogging the karaoke machine, but ultimately, given most of us have been so utterly fatigued by this who thing, it would be nice to see some familiar faces in the flesh, and not on a screen in the form of a virtual office party.
A lot of people think us recruiters just spend all day tapping up the phones, cold calling unaware hiring managers trying to push candidates on them to fill jobs they may or may not be quite fit for or wasting aways hours scraping CVs from LinkedIn and job boards alike, employing a kind of “spray and pray” methodology….in some ways this might be true for some or more than some recruitment companies looking for that quantity over quality model.
2021 is bringing in new trends to the workplace. Even though we are mostly working from home, the lockdown will someday end, and we will all be allowed back into the office again – and when that day comes, we have listed three of the most intriguing and useful trends to keep a very close eye on through the year ahead.