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In-person events V virtual events

In-person events V virtual events

We all have our preferences when it comes to running events - but if the coronavirus has taught us one thing, it’s that virtual events can’t be stopped.  While physical events have been put on complete hold for the time being, the virtual world is booming, and one...

Finding a top CV for your job advert

Finding a top CV for your job advert

Recently, we've looked at various topics on recruitment, based on how to improve your job advert, and why salary is an essential piece of information to candidates. We've also explored how to spot lies on a CV to ensure you have a skilled group of candidates available...

Searching for new job opportunities during COVID-19

Searching for new job opportunities during COVID-19

The last couple of months spent in lockdown has affected many lives in the legal industry, with staff now working from home, working reduced hours, or unfortunately, being furloughed. Jobs are more scarce because many employers can't justify bringing on new staff in...

Promoting work:life balance to potential staff

Promoting work:life balance to potential staff

On average, there are 15,654 jobs posted on Simply Law Jobs every month. So the challenge to make your job advert stand out in a long list of solicitor or lawyer roles, for example, is much greater than ever before. Over the last few weeks we’ve shared tips on how to...

How to create a brand that candidates are desperate to work for

How to create a brand that candidates are desperate to work for

When you’re working in a competitive industry, the way in which you position yourself against other companies in your market is essential - particularly if you want to be the number one choice for potential employees. The best brands are unique, and authentic,...

4 ways to spot lying on a CV

4 ways to spot lying on a CV

Recruiting top legal professionals is essential for your firm. But occasionally you may come across candidates who tend to tell white lies on their application. Stretching the truth on a CV or cover letter isn’t unheard of, but it does present some problems for...

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