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Why We Love To Talk Results Day (And You Should, Too!)

Provisional Results Day dates have been released and we discuss how you can be prepared to ensure you are at the forefront of candidates minds during this period, read on... 

Surface Measurement Systems is the national winner of the prestigious EEF Future Manufacturing Award for Innovation

Surface Measurement Systems Limited has won the National Innovation Award from the recent EEF Future Manufacturing Awards 2018 held in London on 30th January 2019.

The solutions to the recruitment setbacks you didn't know you had...

Hiring headaches can vary depending on the size of the company or the type of roles you are hiring. But many companies still fail to acknowledge the challenges at hand and the solutions that are available to them.

The Recruitment Revolution – Are You Ready?

 There has been a revolution in the world of apprenticeships. Almost every part of the system is unrecognisable from two years ago, but that means there’s a lot for young people, schools and parents to understand when they are considering career choices.  These changes are unfortunately not always widely or accurately understood. In fact, up to 54% of parents say they don’t understand career options, but they are the most influential group (79%) when young people are making their choices.

Artificial Intelligence – a professional perspective

 If you are in and around the universe of recruitment, then you probably would have heard about ‘Artificial Intelligence’ recently. And more importantly how AI will ‘change the face’ of recruitment. These clever people are on to something, but I believe the distinctive ‘how’ is missing from these statements.

What candidates expect from your business and how to attract the best quality

NAW19  - How will you create an impact?

  At TheTalentPeople we focus on apprenticeships all year round, helping training providers and employers find the right talent. During NAW we get everyone talking and celebrating the success of apprenticeships whilst encouraging even more people to choose apprenticeships as a pathway to a great career.

The Search for the Holy Grail - Marketing ROI

One theme that has already come out loud and clear in meetings this year is the elusive Marketing RoI. I guess with new budgets to spend, people are understandably focused. There’s a famous quote variously attributed to most great business leaders which goes something like this;

Many young British students believe they are being pushed down the route of going to university

School leavers feel ‘pushed’ down university route  

Technology: AI & recruitment selection

Artificial Intelligence is a technique that is becoming more and more widespread across many industries. The principles of AI date back many years, but it is only recently that that the power of computers have allowed them to be deployed more widely.