Category Archives: The hr inspire blog

Social media etiquette … how do you fair?

It’s 2018 and you will be (should be) fully in the know about the positive potential of social media to help you find (or not lose) a job. However, for many there is a temptation to use social media as an outlet, whether that’s venting your latest frustrations about Mary from Accounts, boasting about achievements […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 14th March 2018

Sit back, relax and catch up on the latest HR happenings, courtesy of this week’s HR Highlights – keeping you up to date on the biggest HR talking points, developments and changes.   Candidate’s job application dismissed – because she’s a woman >> Would you reject an applicant because she is a woman?! A Spanish […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 7th March 2018

Are you keeping up to date on the hottest HR topics? We know it can be tough to find the time, so we’ve done the work for you… catch up on some of the biggest talking points from around the web in this week’s HR highlights!   Hollywood, The Oscars and their HR problems Sex […]

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Personal statements – help me stand out!

A question for all you job seekers out there from hr inspire resourcing … where have all the personal statements gone? We have been noticing a growing lack of personal statements / profiles from you and we were just wondering, why? Here’s a fact for you: Employers take on average 8.8 seconds to scan a […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 28th February 2018

Are you confident you can attract the top talent to your business? Or what about creating the company culture you want? We look at these hot topics plus more in this week’s HR Highlights…   10 Tips for Dealing with Workplace Harassment >> Harassment can make us feel uncomfortable and, even worse, it can make […]

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CV Screening – Can you spot a pretender?

Nowadays, writing a CV is becoming a complex art form and people are investing increasing amounts of time and energy ensuring they get their application just right. How can you make sure you’re neither having the wool pulled over your eyes or binning the perfect candidate? Whether you have experienced full-time in-house recruiters or use […]

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What to wear to an interview?

You have taken the time to craft your CV, write your cover letter and send off your job application. And drumroll …  you’ve managed to score an interview! *crowd cheers*   It’s key to research the company and have a think about common interview questions, but what is also important is your choice of clothing. First […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 21st February 2018

This week’s HR Highlights looks at topics ranging from employer responsibility for staff health through to your talent strategy and employee engagement. Read on for access to the full articles!   Should you be paid for keeping healthy? >> “A third (33%) of UK workers believe their bosses should pay them for keeping healthy, research […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 14th February 2018

From securing top talent alongside keeping your current team happy & healthy through to new rights for gig workers, we take a look at some of latest HR talking points.   What are job hunters looking for in 2018? >> According to a recent report published by Investors in People, 47 percent of employees are […]

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How to spot the dream employee

With so many candidates walking into the interview room, all using the same buzzwords and the same rehearsed answers, how can you be sure that you don’t miss the perfect candidate when they sit in front of you? It is something we recruiters dream about most nights. While jobseekers long to find their ideal role […]

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