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Video interviewing is a bit like an emerging artist. It’s misunderstood. People have preconceived ideas of what to expect. But we’re here to smash those misconceptions and uncover the truth about video interviewing. ‘It’s just a Skype call, right?’ Nope. With a one-way video interviewing platform, candidates are invited to …

How technology is driving innovation in recruitment

How technology is driving innovation in recruitment

Recruitment is all about people. But there’s no doubt technology is playing an increasing role in this overwhelmingly human process. Here are five huge advances that promise to transform the work of recruiters, and bring people and technology even closer together. Data and ...

Why you definitely shouldn’t be telephone interviewing

Why you definitely shouldn’t be telephone interviewing

Telephone interviewing is often considered a great way to save time in the hiring process. Assessing first-round candidates without spending hours on face-to-face interviews? What’s not to like? Quite a bit, as it turns out. Because telephone interviewing has more than its fair ...

Not yet using video as an outreach tool? You should be

Not yet using video as an outreach tool? You should be

Imagine you receive an email from a headhunter or hiring manager. ‘Hello Frank,’ it says. (Your name is Frank in this scenario. Just go with it.) ‘I’ve got a fantastic role that I think you’d be perfect for. Perhaps we could chat’ Not a bad email to receive, and it ...

Want to stand out as a recruiter? Here’s how

Want to stand out as a recruiter? Here’s how

Today’s job market is largely candidate-driven, and companies are having to work hard to bag the best people. In 2019, the UK’s unemployment rate hit its lowest level since 1974. And there are growing reports of ‘ghosting’, where candidates don’t bother showing up for their ...

Solving your candidates’ biggest interview problems

Solving your candidates’ biggest interview problems

Let’s face it, your next great hire is probably employed by someone else. For the most part, amazing candidates aren’t loafing around at their leisure waiting for you to get in touch; they’re at work, delivering projects, making themselves valuable and generally smashing it. So ...

5 common misconceptions about video interviewing

5 common misconceptions about video interviewing

Video interviewing is a bit like an emerging artist. It’s misunderstood. People have preconceived ideas of what to expect. But we’re here to smash those misconceptions and uncover the truth about video interviewing. ‘It’s just a Skype call, right?’ Nope. With a one-way video ...