- Bosses say no to working from home
MORE THAN two thirds of UK employers (69 per cent) never or occasionally accept employee requests to work from home.
- The brave new world of recruiting
Technology is playing an increasingly important role in recruitment. Craig Donaldson speaks with Rob McGovern, founder of two of the internet’s largest jobsites, about the latest trends in online recruiting and what they mean for HR
- Randstad acquires Vedior
Randstad Holding recently acquired Vedior, forming the second- largest recruitment network in the world, with 34,000 employees and a candidate base spread throughout 53 countries
- Talent wars set to intensify
IF FINDING the right employees isn’t challenging enough, companies in the developed world are about to face a new challenge – recruiters from emerging markets
- Making the virtual office work
IN 2008, 41.4 million corporate employees globally will spend at least one day a week teleworking, but there is still resistance to this trend from those preferring face-to-face interaction, according to researcher Gartner
- ‘Fighting fires’ costing thousands
IT COSTS a company $7000 to $10,000 extra to hire an employee if no sufficient recruitment plan is in place.