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Controlling Your Inner Chimp

Like every other human being in the world, you have an inner chimp. That doesn’t mean you belong in a zoo. It’s about your basic instincts. How you deal with difficult situations. Even the toughest of shells can break in recruitment. Sometimes clients pull out and candidates let you down. Or you make a mistake, whether it’s a bad phone call or an ill-placed applicant. Suddenly all you’re left with is your thoughts and the smallest tremor can trigger an…

Recruitment Resourcer – Manchester

Due to the growth of their client base, I'm looking for an ambitious resourcer / Talent Aqcuisition Professional to work with my Marketing recruitment client. As a resourcer, you'll support and learn from a Principal Consultant who is focused on helping their Professional Services clients, build their Digital, Marketing and Bids teams. The Client In business for over ten years, they've build an industry leading brand and reputation across the U.K. for building Marketing, Digital and HR teams.  With a…

Legal Recruitment Consultants and Account Managers – Manchester City Centre

I love meeting business owners, especially ones where a spade is a spade & they speak openly, transparently about their business, where there's no pitch to cut through or see behind.  My latest client is just one of those clients, straight talking, transparent and no other agenda than wanting to grow a successful recruitment business, full of good, positive people.  Clearly motivated and driven, with a very clear strategy for the way they want to grow the business and build…

New Client – Marketing

I'm fortunate to work with great businesses that are hard working, high performing and a pleasure to be around.  My latest client is definitely one of those. The Company A specialist in Digital, Marketing and HR recruitment, they've been in business for over ten years and grown their revenues steadily throughout that time. They've built a fabulous reputation of delivering for some of Manchester and the U.K's leading Digital and Marketing clients. Over 30% of their business is retained, landing…

Finance / Accounting Recruitment Consultants needed – Manchester / Liverpool / Warrington

Kanso's latest client is an established Recruitment company, in business for over 7 years.  They've built a fantastic reputation within North-West recruiting within Professional Services, particularly in the Finance and HR sectors.   They're ambitious and are looking to continue their growth through 2018 with 2 established / experienced recruitment consultants. Culture The culture of the business is very supportive and collaborative.  You'll need to be self-motivated as there's a lot of autonomy throughout the team, so you'll be able to…

New client – Digital / HR / Finance

I really enjoyed meeting Kanso's latest client, reaching out to and meeting someone you competed against for 3.5yrs in terms of recruitment talent is always a bit of an adventure of discovery.  My preconceptions of former competitors, generally being formed by candidates Im interviewing that are looking to leave (normally negative perspectives) and those that are interviewing there (normally very positive).  So it was important to meet this client and form my own ideas, which about this particular client are…

How to Work Smarter NOT Harder in Recruitment

You’re a recruiter and that means you have multiple responsibilities. Sales. Marketing. Customer service. Content writing. Administration. Do you want to work faster to get more out of your day? It’s possible to do this without sacrificing the quality of your work. And you don’t need to be a machine to manage your roles more efficiently. The solution is simple: rethink how you tackle tasks and plan your day. And use tools that will make your job easier and quicker.…