1st October 2018 in Employer Advice
How To Retain Great Employees
Employee retention is key to the long term success of any business. Losing employees can be costly and cause disruption to your remaining workforce. So after putting in the time and resources to attract, hire and train great staff, you need to learn how to keep them onboard.
24th September 2018 in Recruitment Trends
Candidate Shortage Hits Northern Jobs Market
Last month, the recruitment team at XCL saw a surge in demand for staff across all sectors in Yorkshire, and looking at a recent industry report covering jobs in the North of England, we were not alone in noticing the trend.
21st September 2018 in Recruitment Trends, Construction
Skills Shortage Impacts On UK Construction Industry
Construction activity has been rising in recent months, but a growing skills shortage has continued to impact on the industry.
14th September 2018 in Example Job Profiles, Office and Commercial
Sales Account Manager Job Profile
As a Sales Account Manager, you will be responsible for taking the lead on managing customer relationships and identifying ways to explore new markets.
Find out what the typical duties, salary and requirements are for a Sales Account Manager job.
11th September 2018 in Job Application Tips, Job Interview
Tips For A Successful Video Interview
Video interviews are being used more and more by employers in the initial stages of the selection process to get to know their candidates prior to meeting face-to-face. So to help you out, here are our top tips for preparing for your next video interview.
29th August 2018 in Recruitment Trends, Production
Manufacturing Employment Rises Ahead Of A Busy Third Quarter
Manufacturing recruitment activity increased in July as employers created new jobs in order to cope with an anticipated increase in demand for their goods in the remainder of 2018.
20th August 2018 in Example Job Profiles, Construction
Estimator Job Profile
As an Estimator, you will be responsible for taking the lead on estimate preparation.
Find out what the typical responsibilities, salary and requirements are for an Estimator role.
13th August 2018 in Employer Advice
How To Choose Between Two Strong Candidates
To help you narrow down the candidate pool and make the final decision of who to hire, here’s our advice on what to consider when choosing between two great candidates.
6th August 2018 in Job Application Tips, CV
How To Write A Personal Statement For A CV
The personal statement section of your CV can have many uses, but its main purpose is to sell yourself and show the reader why you’re the best person for the job.
So how can you make sure yours stands out?
30th July 2018 in Example Job Profiles, Production
Plastic Injection Moulder Job Profile
As a Plastic Injection Moulder, you will be responsible for manufacturing plastic products and components.
Read on to find out about the common duties, salary and requirements are for an injection moulding job.