How to use STARs to Shine in your Interview

The competency-based interview is a popular choice amongst some employers, particularly within large organisations and the public sector. This type of interview is designed to be as objective as possible by asking each candidate exactly the same questions, with the...

What does the 2014 Budget mean for UK Recruitment?

Now that George Osborne has laid out his budget for the coming year, which is his fifth since becoming Chancellor of the Exchequer in 2010, the analysis has begun on what these decisions actually mean for us. We focus on the main points which are likely to affect UK...

How to Keep your Best Employees

The problem with hiring the perfect candidate is the worry that you may lose them. The Undercover Recruiter and Talent Cove have some excellent advice on how to keep your high performers from moving elsewhere. First of all, be frank with them. Tell them how well they...