Cath Everett

Cath Everett

About Cath Everett

Cath has been a journalist and editor for more than 20 years, specialising in HR and technology issues.
video interviews

Video interviews: putting the “screen” into recruitment

16 Apr 2015

Video interviews have been slow to take off, but are now gaining ground thanks to a new cloud-based service, says...

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Skills shortages: savvy ways to survive the “Year of the Candidate”

14 Apr 2015

Thanks to skills shortages, 2015 has been billed the “Year of the Candidate”. But what support is available for HR...

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Technostress: are employees running out of battery life?

13 Apr 2015

Technology can enable employees to work on anything, anytime, anywhere. But is over-exposure to ever-changing systems and updates creating a...

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Competition marketplaces: game on for skills

10 Apr 2015

So-called “competition marketplaces” have been established in student circles for some time, but could they revolutionise how employers access more...

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LinkedIn fatigue?

Senior recruitment: LinkedIn no substitute for human factor

7 Apr 2015

LinkedIn was supposed to be the online tool that would kill traditional recruitment, but, as Cath Everett discovers, hiring the...

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Micropreneur rights: how do we protect workers in the digital age?

31 Mar 2015

As a new generation of online marketplaces, such as transportation service Uber, start to disrupt existing business models, the big...

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Make your organisation special, not just good

Employers need to be special, not just good

30 Mar 2015

Employers that fail to rethink their corporate cultures, working environments, values and incentives in the face of the ongoing digital...

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Temporary recruitment via mobile can reduce costs

Temporary recruitment: as easy as picking up your smart phone

20 Mar 2015

Finding temporary workers at short notice can be an administrative headache, but a new mobile-friendly app aims to combat that,...

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Three ways HR can understand the workplace of the future

13 Mar 2015

So much has been written about the workplace of the future. But beyond the holograms and space-age offices, what are...

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stand out from the crowd

Big data and the importance of insight

6 Mar 2015

Out of the wide range of HR software investments available, data analytics is attracting perhaps the greatest interest. In her...

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HR Tech Talk: learning to love HR software

HR Tech Talk: Learning to love HR software

27 Feb 2015

Western European businesses spent €2.5 billion on HR software systems in 2014, so how can HR professionals learn to love...

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