SMEs & Hiring: 5 Tips

Catherine Recruiting

Hiring can take hours – especially for SMEs. When you are trying to run your own business, send out invoices, chase money, think up the strategy and even find time to get a bite to eat – it can also be the one thing you give the least amount of attention. But we all know if you hire the right …

Hiring for the first time: what you need to know

Catherine Recruiting

Hiring can be intimidating – especially if you’re a smaller company. Where do you start? What are you really looking for? What if you make the wrong decision? Here are 6 things to keep in mind when hiring for the first time. 1. It can take longer than expected to hire According to the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) …

Your Job Search: 3 Ways AI is Making it Easier

Catherine Recruiting

AI (Artificial Intelligence) can sound intimidating, but it’s part of our everyday lives – in the video games we play, the algorithms that run our social media sites, and in many of the financial services we use daily. It’s also helping change the way recruiters source candidates. Here are 3 ways AI is making your job search easier. 1. Helps …

How to Avoid Lying Resumes: Tips to Look for the Right One

Catherine Recruiting

Written by Guest Author: Aubrey L Are you in a rush to hire someone? In your desire to fill a position, you could get victimized by resumes that are not true. Even if it’s possible to recruit someone in 24 hours, you should still check out your applicant’s background. Remember, someone with a false resume is lying. Can you really …

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Finishing Matric

Catherine Recruiting

The end of matric can be an emotional time. After 12 years of hard work, the finish line is in sight. Even if you’re excited to start the next part of your life, if you’re anything like I was, you’re also terrified about the unknown of it all. Here are 5 things I wish I knew at the end of …

5 Ways AI is Going to Change the Job Market Forever

Catherine Recruiting

AI, Artificial Intelligence, is changing the world. From making video games feel more realistic, to driving the algorithms that make our social media tick. Almost all of us interact with AI in some way or another every day. It might seem like we’re on a path to making ourselves obsolete on the job market, but that’s not necessarily the case. …