6 Easy Ways to Develop Your Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence is one of the most sought-after job skills, with over 70% of hiring managers acknowledging that they rate emotional intelligence over a high IQ when it comes to finding the right person for their team.
Interview Skills For Hiring Managers: Are Your Skills Fit For Purpose?
Previously, we have highlighted some of the numerous common hiring mistakes that are still happening in organisations today. A 2018 survey indicated that 47% of Interviewers had had no formal training on how to interview! We genuinely think it's[...]
National Minimum Wage to Increase
Following yesterday's budget the LPC's recommendations on hourly rates were ratified.
5 (Important) Ways To Handle Interview Rejection
Here at LWR we have placed approaching 100,000 candidates into roles that are both temporary and permanent.
Body Language: How It Can Help Or Hinder You during Interviews
In a recent post we published about interview rejection, we shared insight about our body language and how often it communicates a message we aren’t aware of.
How Recruitment has changed over the last 25 years...
With 25 years in the industry, Lucy Walker Recruitment have seen a variety of changes. The recruitment process itself hasn’t really changed; the process of applying for a job, attending an interview, followed by an offer or rejection, still remains[...]
Life after Redundancy... Your 4 Step Plan
Redundancies invariably come "out of the blue" and as a complete shock to the system and you will undoubtedly go through a range of emotions in the initial aftermath ranging from anger to shock to worry to in some instances relief that a decision[...]
How to Excel at Your Assessment Centre
Assessment centres are increasingly used in the recruiting process as organisations search out the best employees for their vacant roles.