Tips for hiring in this candidate driven job market

It’s 2018 and a candidate’s job market out there.  Top candidates are now receiving multiple job offers and have the benefit of picking and choosing between employers.  Why is it a candidate’s market?  Simple rules of supply and demand are at play.  These days there...

The New GCSE Grading System

How is the GCSE grading system being changed? Politicians claimed that the GCSEs were too easy. This year has been the first year with tougher grading, starting with English and Maths.  The new, tougher grading is comprised of a numerical system vs the old letter...
Beat the Talent Shortage: Invest in Recruitment

Beat the Talent Shortage: Invest in Recruitment

The importance of investing in recruitment is irrefutable despite current economic uncertainties such as Brexit, the hung parliament, and Trump mania. The collective conscience has questions: how will trade and border control with the EU be affected by Brexit? Will...

Top 10 Ways to Impress During a Job Interview

Having a good CV may secure you an interview but how you are during the interview is what will decide whether you get the job or not. The interview is a chance to promote yourself further and finally let your personality shine through. At this point it is vital to...
Red Recruitment Consultants Become REC Qualified

Red Recruitment Consultants Become REC Qualified

Two consultants at Shrewsbury-based Red Recruitment Solutions Ltd are now qualified REC (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) recruitment practitioners. As part of Red Recruitments commitment to personal and professional development both Recruitment Manager, Rob...

CV Writing Dos and Don’ts

    Do Tailor your CV.  When applying for multiple jobs online take the time to send a tailored CV to each job ad.  For example at the top of your CV you may write something like “experienced accountant” but don’t do this if you are applying for unrelated roles such...

2017: What’s in store for us?

With the start of the New Year, there are quite a few changes to occur. What better way to jump into 2017 than with a change in career and giving your CV the boost it needs to set you apart. Whether it’s writing a full CV, giving your current one a revamp or getting a...

The Importance of Feedback

As an employer, when a candidate applies for a job position for your company, they may spend hours tailoring their application process to fit your company. Ensuring their CV is specific to your job role, a cover letter specialised to the job description you’ve...