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Reduce and Reuse rather than Recycle? The New Way to Help our Environment

The environment and the future of our planet is all well-publicised, but are we doing enough? OCG Recruitment Manager, Clare O’Sullivan, discusses the quick and easy changes you personally can make today, that will have a positive impact on tomorrow.

The Power of First Impressions: What I See from the Frontline

Everyone knows that first impressions matter, but did you know that they start from the moment you set foot in the door? OCG’s Gillian Struthers explains how to put your best foot forward, here.

Great at Work: Translating Deliberate Practice to the Workplace

Deliberate practice, the theory that skills can be mastered by breaking things down into key components, is conducted with the goal of improving performance. Inspired by Morten Hansen’s book, Great at Work, OCG Consulting Senior Consultant, James Brodey, discusses the theory, and how it can be translated to the workplace, here.

Recruitment Observations From Dancing With The Stars

David Seymour has caused a bit of controversy whilst appearing on Dancing With The Stars in recent weeks. OCG Recruitment Manager, Clare O’Sullivan, reflects on his time on the show and how when it comes to recruitment, it’s not always your technical skills that matter.

Glassdoor To Be Acquired By Recruit Holdings For $1.2 Billion

Glassdoor has announced that it has agreed to be acquired by Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. for $1.2 billion in an all-cash transaction.

Job Searching When You’re Unemployed

Trawling through job boards and waiting for the phone to ring just won’t cut it in today’s competitive job market, especially if you’re out of work. OCG Consulting Manager, Paul O’Donovan, discusses how to make the most of your job search, here.

What Warren Buffett Can Teach Us About Recruiting

Legendary investor and business magnate Warren Buffett amassed a fortune of over $80 billion by understanding the true potential of his investments. OCG Wellington’s James Brodey talks about what Buffett’s philosophy can teach us about recruiting, here.

The Importance of Reference Checking

There appears to be a growing number of people in the recruitment industry who believe reference checks to be a waste of time. A view that OCG Consulting Manager, Paul O’Donovan, couldn’t be more opposed to. Find out why time spent checking references is time invested wisely, here.

Is Culture Fit Making Way for Culture Add?

Hiring for culture fit is quickly becoming the top priority for many organisations, but is this focus making them miss out on top quality candidates? OCG’s Sarah Jessop takes a look at why hiring for culture add could be the key to building diverse, high-performing teams.

Why It's Not Worth Tampering with Your CV

If anybody’s been following sports news recently, specifically in cricket, they’ll know why it’s not a good idea to tamper with things. That includes your CV. OCG’s Pete Dallimore tells us why lying on your CV just isn’t worth it, here.

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