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Key questions

Seven key questions to ask before outsourcing your recruitment processes

27 Jan 2012

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development offers some valuable advice on outsourcing any HR process: “Don’t outsource what you...

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A quick guide to RPO suppliers

26 Jan 2012

According to the Everest Group, there are four main types of suppliers in the recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) market: “pure-play”...

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building the business case

Building the business case for recruitment process outsourcing

26 Jan 2012

For any outsourcing arrangement to work, it is crucial to have buy-in from senior leaders in your organisation.
Consider where...

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working out the cost

Working out the cost of recruitment process outsourcing

26 Jan 2012

Historically, the pricing for recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) contracts tended to be worked out on a per-transaction basis, also known...

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How to get the most out of your RPO provider

26 Jan 2012

It’s an old management adage that you cannot manage what you cannot measure and this is fundamental in recruitment process...

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international recruitment process outsourcing

Going global: the case for international RPO

23 Jan 2012

Recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) works well in larger companies that recruit in high volume, so surely making it span many...

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Seven key questions to ask before choosing an RPO provider

23 Jan 2012

The first thing any organisation should do before embarking on discussions with suppliers about recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) is to...

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Hays Resource Management at Santander

20 Jan 2012

Santander has had a recruitment outsourcing contract (RPO) with Hays Resource Management for around five years, during which time the...

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Salary sacrifice VAT changes: four things employers need to know

31 Dec 2011

On 1 January 2012, new rules on the VAT treatment of certain benefits provided under salary-sacrifice schemes will come into...

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Is employee car ownership dead or resting?

17 Aug 2011

Jim Salkeld, chairman of Opticar, tells Laura Chamberlain why he believes that employee car ownership (ECO) schemes have failed to deliver...

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Five key questions to ask before implementing a healthcare cash plan

26 Jul 2011

Although they are often seen as a good benefit, cash plans are not right for every business. Before you implement...

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Childcare vouchers: an introduction for employers

6 Jun 2011

The number of working parents in the UK is on the rise. Figures from the Office for National Statistics show that...

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Mixed Budget outlook for company car schemes

25 Mar 2011

Many company car and car allowance schemes will benefit from a raft of changes announced in the Budget this week,...

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Nine steps to setting up a successful reward scheme

26 Nov 2010

Setting up a staff motivation scheme that is effective and sustainable is far from straightforward. Andrew Johnson, director general of...

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The advantages for employers of giving staff gift vouchers

26 Nov 2010

Gift vouchers or gift cards have grown in popularity recently among employers as an incentive tool. But why are they regarded...

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