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The focus for 2023: remuneration, remuneration, remuneration
With uncertainty clouding the jobs market for both organisations looking to recruit and professionals searching for their next role, James Reed CBE, Chairman and CEO of Reed, gives his insight into what will affect the recruitment space in 2023.
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Seven types of interview bias and how to avoid them
During the hiring process, interviewers need to be fair, objective, and unbiased if they want to secure the best person for the job. But the only way to do this is to understand the different types of biases that exist and introduce measures that actively remove them. Here are seven different types of interview biases and techniques you can use to avoid them.4 minute read
25 common retail interview questions and how to answer them
Whether you’re looking for an experienced sales assistant to join your growing team, or a sales manager to transform day-to-day operations, it’s imperative to ask the right questions. In this article, we outline the top retail interview questions and answers so you’ll feel confident and prepared.7 minute read
Common customer service interview questions for employers and candidates
The questions you ask in an interview are vital to hiring the right person for your business. This article will share the most important customer service interview questions and answers for both employers and interviewees.5 minute read
Interview dress code: what's acceptable in the post-pandemic world?
Interview dress codes are just as important now as they were pre-pandemic, as employers still evaluate appearances. In this article, we examine what is acceptable to wear to an interview in the post-pandemic world.4 minute read
Nine nursing interview questions across different bands & disciplines
According to the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), there are more than 758,000 nurses, midwives and nursing associates registered in the UK, across multiple salary bands and sectors. This article explores what questions you should be asking to find the best nurses for your team.6 minute read
How to ask and respond to common project manager interview questions
Looking for a project manager to take your business forward? Or are you looking for a role in project management? We outline some of the common interview questions associated with project manager roles and how to respond to them as a jobseeker.5 minute read
The second interview: is it essential at present?
Second interviews are a great way to gain deeper insight into a potential employee, minimising the risk of hiring the wrong person. But, in a time when the job market is so fast-paced and candidate-driven – should you take the time to conduct a second interview and risk missing out on a top candidate to your competitors?4 minute read
Five common mistakes interviewers should avoid
Interviewing is something which all managers do throughout their career, but it’s a skill which is rarely taught or coached. To support you, here are five common mistakes you should avoid when interviewing candidates.3 minute read