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Changing the way you recruit: Subscribe to stay ahead of the recruitment curve; be informed, challenged, and inspired.

Firefish Recruitment Podcast Firefish Recruitment Software

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Changing the way you recruit: Subscribe to stay ahead of the recruitment curve; be informed, challenged, and inspired.

    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 4 - When Will the Recruitment Industry Recover?

    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 4 - When Will the Recruitment Industry Recover?

    For the next episode of the Firefish podcast , our host Matt Jelley will be joined by John O'Sullivan, Chairman at Elite Leaders.

    John will be sharing his predictions as to when the recruitment industry is likely to start recovery and what this will look like following the Covid-19 crisis.

    John has been a Director for several of the top global staffing companies, meaning he is well-positioned to discuss how the recruitment industry is changing and what this means for recruiters looking to survive and thrive.

    So join us as we chat around the following…


    When recovery is likely to start and what it's going to look like for the recruitment industry
    What recruiters need to do to plan to survive and thrive
    What changes we're likely to see in the industry and the implications and benefits of this

    • 35 min
    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 3 - Is Recruitment Training Still Important in a Downturn?

    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 3 - Is Recruitment Training Still Important in a Downturn?

    For the next episode of the Firefish Crowdcast, our host Matt Jelley will be joined by Hannah Keep, Managing Director of Vi International Ltd.

    Hannah and Matt will be discussing the topic of remote training and development programs for recruiters - and how vital these are during the Covid-19 crisis.

    So join us as we chat around the following…


    How training and development will benefit you and your recruitment business right now.
    Creating the training programme that works best for your situation.
    How Covid-19 has changed the future of recruitment training and development.

    • 34 min
    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 2 - Attack or Retreat? How to React as a Recruitment Business Owner During Covid-19

    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 2 - Attack or Retreat? How to React as a Recruitment Business Owner During Covid-19

    In the next episode of our new fortnightly Firefish Crowdcast, our host Matt Jelley will be joined by Louise Hannant, owner of Premier Resourcing UK.

    Louise will be offering recruiters and business owners some invaluable advice on how to choose between defensive and offensive business decisions through the Covid-19 crisis.

    As the owner of a PR and Communications recruitment agency, Louise is standing her ground, taking opportunities and making sure her business is as equipped as well as it can be for when the market picks up pace again.

    • 38 min
    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 1 - How to Keep Your Client Relationships Going During Covid - 19

    Changing the way you recruit | Episode 1 - How to Keep Your Client Relationships Going During Covid - 19

    For this special episode, Wendy herself will be in the hot seat! She’ll be offering recruiters and business owners some much-needed advice on how to keep client relationships going through the Covid-19 crisis.

    As a CEO who has more than 20 years’ experience leading businesses through economic turbulence and has previously pulled her own recruitment agency through a recession (and came out the other end even stronger than before), Wendy’s experience and perspective is invaluable at a time like this.

    So join us on as we chat around the following…


    The kinds of services recruiters can be offering clients who aren’t hiring at the moment to stay valuable and front of mind.

    Approaches or tactics to avoid in sensitive times like we’re seeing now.

    How the COVID-19 crisis will change the way recruiters manage client relationships for good.

    • 44 min
    The Future of recruitment | Episode 29 - The Behaviours You Need to Develop to Become a Leader in Today’s Recruitment World

    The Future of recruitment | Episode 29 - The Behaviours You Need to Develop to Become a Leader in Today’s Recruitment World

    Joining us this month will be the awesome Edwin Abl, an ex-recruiter-turned-CMO and personal growth mentor.

    Edwin will be joining Wendy for a chat around the key behaviours you should nurture if you want to become a leader in today’s recruitment landscape – whether you’re looking to take a step up in your career as a recruiter or develop your leadership skills to lead your own recruitment team.

    You can expect loads of invaluable insights from Edwin and Wendy on this topic, including:

    - The key behaviours to focus on if you want to become leader in the recruitment industry.

    - The challenges you’re likely to face in your journey towards leadership and how to overcome them

    - Personal development areas to focus on if you have ambitions of leading your own team or starting your own business venture.

    • 45 min
    The Future of recruitment | Episode 28- What Can Recruiters Do to Make 2020 their Best Year?

    The Future of recruitment | Episode 28- What Can Recruiters Do to Make 2020 their Best Year?

    In this episode, our Chief Fish Wendy will be live with long-serving recruiter, author and resourcing expert, John Wallace, to talk around the steps recruiters should start taking now to ensure 2020 is their best year to date.

    John has over 25 years’ experience in recruitment – both agency side and in-house. He’s also an expert in resourcing and recently published a book, Hire Power, where he seeks to challenge the way recruitment is currently thought about and highlight the real capabilities that make a recruiter great at the job.

    Combined, he and Wendy know exactly what it takes to succeed in our current recruitment landscape – this one is not to be missed!

    So join us on the 18th for loads of actionable insights, including:

    - The biggest challenges (and opportunities!) for recruiters in 2020.

    - The qualities and skills that clients look for in agency recruiters nowadays.

    - The steps you need to take if you want to be an exceptional recruiter.

    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

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11 Ratings

11 Ratings

amym1520 ,

Great podcast!

Cameron is fantastic. Always look forward to the next instalment! ☺️

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