Category Archives: Talent Acquisition

Diversity through recruitment

Are you considering a more diverse, inclusive recruitment strategy? Continue reading

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Top 20 CX Stars

So incredibly proud that both myself and Hannah Louise Cox were nominated for and have now been listed in the Top 20 of the CX Stars 2021. This is the second year running we have both been featured across the Customer Experience community by leading publication Customer Experience Magazine. Continue reading

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Planning Your Virtual Talent Acquisition Strategy?

Improve your virtual talent acquisition and recruitment strategy with these top tips and start attracting top talent. Continue reading

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The UK National Contact Centre Conference 2020

This week I had the pleasure of attending the UK National Contact Centre Conference with the CCMA. This is a long standing commitment and much anticipated event, always a highlight in the calendar as we make our way to the … Continue reading

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How You and Your Leaders Can Emerge Stronger and More Successful

How will you and your teams emerge stronger? How will you address skill gaps in your workforce? Continue reading

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Basketball, Burgers and Resilient Leadership.

What does basketball and burgers have to do with resilient leadership? Learn more in this short article. Continue reading

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The New Customer and Employee Landscape

What a few months, outside of the movies, I don’t think the majority of us could have ever planned or thought the country would be in lockdown, or in the grip of pandemic as we are. On the whole, we … Continue reading

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Attracting and Retaining The Skills For The Future.

I was at a recent event and talking to a Director of Customer Experience about the changing roles within the customer market, as well as the perception vs the reality of the pace of change, given that voice is still … Continue reading

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Stability In a Changing Market

Well, we are hours away from yet another time in our economic climate whereby decisions of our country are going to be remembered in history. Whatever your opinions on what has happened, is happening, or about to happen, there is … Continue reading

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New Horizons at Douglas Jackson

After 10 years at our previous home and despite upgrading offices four times over the years, due to continued expansion, we have finally outgrown the Lichfield Business Village and have moved into our new home, The Garrick Suite.  The Suite … Continue reading

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Self Management – Are You Ready to Start Firing?

You’re Fired!  Not words anyone would like to hear, however words fans of the Apprentice will know well. There is much talk about being fired this week, with the sudden departure of James Comey, FBI Director, at the hands of … Continue reading

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Hire More Successful Leaders Who Stay Longer

Hire Happier, more Successful Leaders Who Stay Longer with Douglas Jackson Search – Retained recruitment solution. Continue reading

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How Do We Better Recruit Resource Planners

How do we better recruit resource planner and analytical talent in a skill short market? Continue reading

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How to Recruit and Retain the Best Talent – Part Two, Retention

Following on from our earlier post How to Recruit and Retain the Best Talent – Recruitment, we follow Recruitment with Retention: According to the Sunday Times, the first Monday back to work after new year’s day, is the most popular day of … Continue reading

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How to Recruit and Retain the Best Talent – Part One Recruitment

How to Recruit and Retain the Best Talent – Recruitment: Earlier this year, Douglas Jackson were at the Call Centre Expo and one of our Managing Partners took part in a panel session; ‘The expert view: recruiting and retaining the … Continue reading

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