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7 Emerging Recruitment Trends


Hiring success depends on a number of things, including understanding the recruitment trends that may affect your ability to source and retain talent. Here are seven your hiring team needs to be aware of right now:-

A move away from zero hours

Last week McDonald’s announced its intention to offer 115,000 employees the option of moving from zero hours to fixed contracts. The global fast food chain is one of the biggest employers of zero hour contract workers in the UK and its move may prompt others to follow its example. Suggestions of a higher minimum wage for zero hours contract workers have also been raised. As the traditional 9 to 5 job changes, employers who offer job security and commitment will be the most successful in sourcing and retain qualified candidates.