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2 out of 3 Job Applications have Discrepancies

Most job applicants are aware of the basic etiquettes of attending an interview such as giving a firm handshake in an interview, dressing smartly and maintaining eye contact. However, when applying for a job, how careful are you at checking all the information you are giving? Most job seekers aren’t careful enough as 2 out of 3 job applications…

How Important Are Job References

Candidates often ask us how important are job references when applying for roles. Our answer is they can cost you a job offer! Make sure you leave a job on good terms, you may need your former employer sometime in the future to provide a reference and you want it to be good. It may sound scary that…

Recruitment Is Like A Horse Race

Some of the 2i Recruit team will be attending Royal Ascot this week and it got us thinking that recruitment is like a horse race. There are lots of things recruitment can be compared with but let us explain our thoughts about why getting a job can be compared with running in a horse race like Ascot. Recruitment Is Like A…

Ghosting: The New Trend In Recruitment In 2016

First of all what is ghosting? It’s the term used when someone suddenly cuts off all contact and ‘disappears’. It can happen to candidates and to recruiters. It’s a hot topic at the moment as it seems to be increasing in frequency in the recruitment industry. Let us explain ghosting: the new trend in recruitment…