Category Archives: The hr inspire blog

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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This week’s HR Highlights – 30th May 2018

Can you spot a bad hire straight away? Are you guilty of the main management failures? How good are you at boosting productivity? Find out the answers in this week’s HR Highlights; a selection of the latest business and HR news from around the web.   £6million pay out for manager falsely accused of theft […]

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Has your CV reached its expiry date?

All things need a re-vamp (look at the Spiderman franchise!) and keeping things relevant and up to date is key to showing your development … The same applies for your CV. Whilst you should always adapt your CV to every job you apply to, working out when you need to a total overhaul is not easy. To […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 23rd May 2018

From a decrease in office worker productivity to the most bizarre excuses for being late to work, we tackle these HR challenges plus more in this week’s HR Highlights. Read on for more…   How People Analytics Can Help You Change Process, Culture, and Strategy You don’t have to have more people data to be […]

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Didn’t get the job – how do I get feedback?

Author – Kimberley Williams, Recruitment Administrator at hr inspire (Film trailer voice) Previously in our three-part series… (PLUG ALERT – didn’t get the job why?) (PLUG ALERT – Didn’t get the job – how do I bounce back?)   Here is the concluding installment in the ‘Didn’t get a job’ saga.  You didn’t get the job. […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 16th May 2018

Do you know what the best day to work from home is? What about the most important staff motivator (hint – it’s not money)? Find out the answers to these plus more in this week’s HR highlights.   How you can stretch salaries further without bleeding the bottom line Businesses are under pressure to do […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 9th May 2018

It’s not only the weather that’s heating up this week! Check out the hottest HR topics in the latest HR Highlights from hr inspire…   Elon Musk earns less than average Tesla staff member The Chief Executive of Tesla Motors, Elon Musk, made less than the median Tesla employee in 2017 according to a report […]

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Didn’t get the job – how do I bounce back?

Check out Part One of our three part series – “I didn’t get the job – why?”   Part Two – I didn’t get the job – how do I bounce back? Author – Kimberley Williams, Recruitment Administrator at hr inspire So … you didn’t get the job. If you find yourself stuck in a rejection […]

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This week’s HR Highlights – 2nd May 2018

The latest and greatest Leadership and HR news and advice in this week’s HR highlights, covering topics from employee tenure to social responsibility and key characteristics of Entrepreneurs. Read on!..   “Our Company Began Tracking Employee Tenure, Here’s What We Found” The results gave Buffer insights that help them serve their employees’ career goals better. […]

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Didn’t get the job – why?

Author – Kimberley Williams, Recruitment Administrator at hr inspire For most people, job interviews are deep whirlpools of emotion. You put a lot of effort into the preparation, you put yourself on the line to try and land the role, then there’s the nerve-wracking wait afterwards to find out how you have done. Then the moment […]

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