Recruitment Expo 2016 – Recruiters LOVE a 1CLICK CRM!

DarwinBlog, Recruitment

1CLICK CRM topped the bill at another fantastically well attended Recruitment Expo in Olympia, London.   On stand were senior representatives from across the Darwin 1Click team: Mike Chatha (CEO) Arvon Williams (Customer Service Manager) John Nicholls (Sales Manager) Luka Ford (Engineering Manager)   FREE DATA IMPORT AND OTHER EXPO OFFERS New customers were provided with a fantastic introductory offer that … Read More

Quick Guide to Improving your Recruiting Process

DarwinBlog, Recruitment

How to Improve your Recruitment Process

Recruitment is a competitive and growing industry. Each month sees the launch of another online job vacancy portal or a large budget above the line advertising campaign. Both employers and candidates now have a range of opportunities in how jobs are offered and how they can be applied for. The most important aspect of successfully managing recruitment is that you … Read More

Business Intelligence in 1Click Recruitment CRM

DarwinBlog, Recruitment

CRM Business Intelligence

After months of anticipation the new Business Intelligence Dashboard for 1Click has finally arrived! The CRM dashboard has been in development behind the scenes since January this year, and enables an agency to see: the busiest recruiter, or the most productive, or who closes the most deals with the least amount of work the most profitable Client, or the most active … Read More

Choosing Recruitment Software Systems

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Choosing Recruitment Software

When setting up a recruitment agency and looking to launch the online element of your service, one of the most important aspects to get right first time is the recruitment software package you choose. There are a number of recruitment systems available so it’s about considering your company needs and also finding a provider you feel you can develop a … Read More

What are the Benefits of Using a Recruitment Agency?

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Should we use a Recruitment Agency

HR departments are busier than ever and their role has expanded over the years. Not only are they responsible for the organising of recruitment, there are also the many staff related policies and procedures to create and update, employment law to be knowledgeable of, the range of staff support networks to provide, dealing directly or indirectly with disciplinary issues, the … Read More

Recruiters waste Time on Administration

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Darwin Butterfly

A new survey from a recruitment software specialist shows that the average recruiter is spending up 50% of their working day performing administrative tasks like searching the database, composing emails, and sending CV’s and resumes over to Clients. A study over a 12-month period indicates that each day the typical recruiter spends: up to 2 hours a day searching a … Read More

Build your own Applicant Tracking System or Recruitment Database

DarwinBlog, Recruitment

Building a Bespoke Recruitment System from Scratch

I lost my virginity back in 2003 (to the HR software industry) when a £37m agency asked me to build them an Applicant Tracking System. My first question was: “Isn’t there anything already on the market that meets your needs?” and then to check Google, like everyone does I guess. There were loads of applicant tracking systems on the market … Read More

10 Ways Recruiters Retain their Margins

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10 Ways to Retain your Margin

One of the top challenges facing a recruitment professional in today’s competitive market is how to negotiate against price and discount pressure to retain the right margin. When recruiters concede in these situations they not only reduce the profitability of the placement, but also devalue the customer perceptions of the Product (ie. the Candidate) and Service provided (ie. you). Here … Read More

The Cost of Free Recruitment Software

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The Cost of Free Recruitment Software

Let’s face it, we all love FREE. Free is great. Free feels like something for nothing, and in this tough life that’s really good news. BUT… did you know ‘Free’ may actually cost you more? Only a Pound, Gov…. Honest. Before I get into my rant, let me share with you some thoughts about an interesting TV program last night … Read More