McCann Colombia and CRAC propose “Blind Interviews” to transform recruitment in companies

McCann Colombia and CRAC propose “Blind Interviews” to transform recruitment in companies

Recruitment and selection methods have evolved with the development of a more inclusive and diverse perspective. From the submission of curriculum Vitaes (CVs) without photos, designs of interviews based on the skills and no bias or prejudice about physical appearance of the candidate and more transparent and honest processes that really find the ideal and […]

Britain’s youngest pilot offered mentorship by easyJet

Britain’s youngest pilot offered mentorship by easyJet

Britain’s youngest licensed pilot sixteen-year-old Ellie Carter has been offered a mentorship to help her fulfil her career aspirations by easyJet, the UK’s largest airline.  Ellie hit headlines in January 2019 after she became the youngest solo powered aircraft pilot in Britain. She also became the youngest solo glider pilot, after completing two six-minute flights […]

HEINEKEN Taps into Talent Around the World for Go Places 2.0

HEINEKEN Taps into Talent Around the World for Go Places 2.0

HEINEKEN launches an innovative new campaign informed by the real and exciting experiences of employees, to engage and inspire future talent. Go Places 2.0 features 33 HEINEKEN employee stories from around the world that showcase the entrepreneurial culture upon which the company was built. The collection of films illustrate how with the right mindset, people […]

Havas Lynx Group invests £500K into launch of clinical trial recruitment agency

Havas Lynx Group invests £500K into launch of clinical trial recruitment agency

A leading Manchester-based global healthcare communications specialist is investing £500K into the launch of a new clinical trial recruitment agency. Havas Lynx Group, which employs 350 people at offices in Princess Street and Kings Cross in London, has created Havas Lynx Faze to address the growing trial patient recruitment challenge, whereby 80 percent of studies […]

UCLan launches ‘Together’ recruitment campaign via Access

UCLan launches ‘Together’ recruitment campaign via Access

 The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has unveiled an uplifting and inclusive advertising campaign developed specifically to drive 2019 undergraduate recruitment amongst a Gen Z audience. The ‘Together’ campaign, which launched today, will run across cinema, outdoor, print, radio and digital formats. The 60 second cinema ad features Ella Eyre’s hit song Together, chosen […]

McCann London and D&AD New Blood Shift launch the ultimate unbiased recruitment tool – Kkaptionn

McCann London and D&AD New Blood Shift launch the ultimate unbiased recruitment tool – Kkaptionn

With the view to smashing all bias and advocating true Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace, McCann London has teamed up with D&AD New Blood Shift and launched Kkaptionn: the comic book with no words. Featuring aliens, kissing cows and flame-throwing women, this wordless comic will be used by McCann to aid its application process […]

Engine launches new campaign for the Royal Marines Commandos

Engine launches new campaign for the Royal Marines Commandos

The Royal Navy has launched a new recruitment campaign for the UK’s world renowned amphibious force, the Royal Marines Commandos. The campaign gives new meaning to the Royal Marines’ long running line “It’s a state of mind” by showing that to become a Royal Marine, you have to change what you think is possible. The […]

GB recruitment still in the dark ages as employers continue to ignore rights of pregnant women and new mothers

GB recruitment still in the dark ages as employers continue to ignore rights of pregnant women and new mothers

British employers are “living in the dark ages” and have worrying attitudes towards unlawful behaviour when it comes to recruiting women, new statistics from the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) reveal. Showing that many businesses’ attitudes are decades behind the law, the survey of 1,106 senior decision makers in business, found around a third […]

LIZH launches GENIE chatbot to disrupt creative industry recruitment

LIZH launches GENIE chatbot to disrupt creative industry recruitment

Creative industry headhunters, LIZH, are launching a new approach to project-based recruitment using chatbot technology. Taking advantage of the increasing shift in creative industry talent that is seeking freelance work over full-time senior employment, they have launched a new digitally-enabled business model. LIZH engaged creative and innovation agency BBD Perfect Storm to re-engineer the process […]