Body Language in Interviews: Top Tips

Body Language in Interviews: Top Tips

When preparing for an interview, we tend to spend a lot of time thinking about what we’re going to say. It’s well known, though, that the verbal portion of your communication, although very important, makes up just 7% of the other party’s impression of you. 55% of...
Taking References: A Waste of Time?

Taking References: A Waste of Time?

References are an essential part of hiring the right people – but are you using them correctly? Of course it’s important to check that the information you’re given is accurate, but most people aren’t going to flat-out lie about something in a job interview. It’s far...
Your Job Ads Are Terrible

Your Job Ads Are Terrible

There’s a very good chance that your job adverts are terrible. Most are. In fact, they aren’t even adverts – they’re more accurately described as “announcements” or “demands”. There are lots of little things that you, as an employer or recruiter can do to improve your...