What employers get wrong when hiring

Hiring the wrong person can cost a lot of time and money. It can result in decreased productivity, a higher rate of sick days and more money spent in the long run on recruitment. Unfortunately, it’s all too common –

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Six questions you shouldn’t ask an applicant (and six you should)

If the recruitment process leaves you disheartened because you can’t find any applicants with that ‘spark’, it could be your interview methods which leave something to be desired. If the questions you are asking are too routine, bland or vague,

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Hiring your first employees as a small business

As a small business owner, hiring your first employees is a big step. It means you’re ready to expand your business but it also means you have a responsibility to others for the first time. To help make sure you

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Graduates: why consider a career in IT?

According to reports, over 20 million workers in the UK use some form of IT every day as part of their job. With such a booming industry, an IT career is an option for many graduates. But if you’ve just

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Temp Alison brings on the sunshine

  Alison Scott is our Colwyn Bay Temp of the Month winner! A very genuine,  trustworthy individual, Alison has a great sunny, outgoing disposition and is always happy to undertake any assignment Supertemps gives her.  Ali always completes assignments to

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Top ten tips for networking like a pro

Networking is one of the best ways to make new contacts and can help you land that perfect job. If you’re not a natural networker, or are looking to do it more effectively, here are ten top tips to follow

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What is candidate experience?

While it can often feel that the ball is in the court of the recruiter, candidates hold a lot of power when applying for jobs. ‘Candidate experience’ is a term applied to the experience which potential employees have when applying

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So you’ve graduated, what next?

Most university students are buried under a pile of research and revision right now but, for many, thoughts will be turning to the end of the academic year and, quite possibly, the end of life as a student.  Many will

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