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How to establish a completely remote hiring process

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect business both here in Ireland and globally, it is rare to find an industry that hasn’t been affected by the fallout. While some clients are understandably putting new hires on hold there are still some businesses that are continuing to grow even in these difficult circumstances. We are


Interviewing safely and efficiently during the COVID-19 outbreak

Conducting interviews will be difficult for businesses during this time but it doesn’t mean that that they can’t take place. With careful planning and adherence to health and safety guidelines interviews can proceed as scheduled. Whether you’re a job seeker or an employer, we have put together some useful guidelines to ensure the smooth running


Hartley People supporting the Mount Sion Choir

Christmas is all about tradition and it’s tradition here at Hartley People to create a unique Christmas card for our clients, colleagues and friends alike each Christmas. This year, we decided to do something different and for the first time ever, we decided against sending out traditional Christmas cards. This is partly because we’re striving


The top 5 most annoying CV mistakes and how to avoid making them

Our Career Development Coach and in-house CV expert, Fiona Hartley estimates she’s read over 3,500 CVs over the years. That’s a lot of CVs! Fiona says she sees the same annoying mistakes coming up regularly, and even though some of them might seem trivial, she believes that having the best CV possible can be the


Hartley People earns high praise in Customer Satisfaction survey

Hartley People’s, the South East’s leading talent acquisition firm, has conducted a Customer Satisfaction survey for 2018 and the results reveal that 99% of participants consider the quality of service received to be very high or high. Hartley People Talent Specialists were more popular than ever with 93% confirming that their Talent Specialist was knowledgeable


5 simple steps to improve your candidate experience

How does your screening and selection process contribute to your employer brand? As we approach full employment again, most candidates that you interview are in employment and are passive about making a move, the tables have turned and employers now have to fight for talent again! A thorough process is respected by candidates and indicates


CIPD Employment Law Update Breakfast – Are you GDPR ready?

A must for all employers and HR professionals – Wednesday October 25th (7.30am) sees the return of the CIPD Employment Law Breakfast at The Woodlands Hotel, Waterford. Sean Ormonde of Sean Ormonde & Co Solicitors will present this year’s breakfast sponsored by Hartley People Recruitment. 2017 has been another busy year for developments in employment


How can we retain top talent in the South East?

Employees in 2017 have more options than ever, they can easily move company, counties, countries and continents to work. Companies in the South East also need to be acutely aware of the attraction of other regions across Ireland for people seeking new career opportunities. According to the South East Economic Monitor 2017 ‘lower job quality’ in the region