21st November 2017

Monthly Archives: February 2017

Read all about it! Asset Resourcing featured in summer edition of Harpendia.com

7 September 2017 | by Asset Resourcing

Summer Newsletter

7 September 2017 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1: THE TRUTH: What We REALLY Get Up To ‘Working From Home’   Before we get into that, the caveat to this story is that the study we refer to wasn’t conducted by a recruitment industry body or a global HR firm or even a local recruiter, it was carried out by online bed retailer Time4Sleep….   The option to work from home makes a job more attractive to 42% of the 1,000 surveyed and the study considered how factors including being able to sleep at work (!), flexible … Continue reading


Spring Newsletter

7 September 2017 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1: Recruitment & Homelessness: It CAN Work   Here are three short stories that with everything going on in the news will reinforce your belief that there are genuinely good people in the world…   Story #1: A Chicago-based non-profit called Bridge to Success clothes homeless jobseekers for interviews. Their website says; ‘The mission of Bridge to Success is to enhance employment opportunities for at-risk, low-income and no-income men, women and young adults by providing high-end interview and workplace appropriate clothing, coupled with coaching, to build self-confidence through appearance, … Continue reading


Christmas Newsletter

7 September 2017 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1: Seven Vital Graduate Recruitment Lessons EVERY Employer Should Read   Serial bloggers advorto.com, a City-based recruitment software company have identified seven key graduate recruitment lessons from their writings and musings this year. Here they are and they have the real ability to reduce time and costs, make recruitment more productive and perhaps most importantly, make sure you get the right person, first time.   Incorporate Gamification If you don’t already know, gamification is ‘the concept of applying game mechanics and game design techniques to engage and motivate people … Continue reading


Summer Newsletter

19 October 2016 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1: Q: How Has Brexit Affected the Recruitment Industry? A: Badly. Really badly. Oh, you want more? OK. In a scathing indictment of the Brexit fallout, the Financial Times said that the UK job market was in ‘freefall’. Referring to a press release from the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC), the FT article says that recruiters have reported the steepest drop in permanent placements for seven years. From bad to worse, the depressing presser was sent out a day after the Bank of England predicted a rise in unemployment … Continue reading


Monthly Newsletter

19 October 2016 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1: Got Your Eyes & Ears Peeled?  Nine Tell-Tale Candidate Interview Mistakes The meeting room has been booked out; you’ve got your notebook, coffee, a stack of CVs and your best Thursday socks on and you’re settled in for a day of interviews. You’re fresh for the first three or four but eventually they candidates will morph into what seems like a gelatinous mass of cliché after cliché. You need to keep your wits about you. It’s often not what they say but how they say it and there … Continue reading


Monthly Newsletter

19 October 2016 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1: Facebook. Heard of them? If you haven’t, it’s a social networ….oh forget it. Of course you have but it’s worth us looking at the stats: The company has a market cap of $305 billion, there are1.6 billion monthly users (more than WhatsApp, Twitter and Instagram combined), 300m photos are uploaded every day and 300,000 statuses are updated every minute. That notwithstanding, Mark Zuckerberg is now worth $50 billion. It’s safe to say it’s a business that has done pretty well. They have also come top of yet another … Continue reading


Credit Risk Analyst

28 July 2016 | by Asset Resourcing

Credit Risk Analyst SAS-based Credit Risk Consultant required for a global consultancy firm partnering with world leading banking clients. Working with teams of experts on varied and challenging projects, the company offers a dynamic and exciting career opportunity. The company prides itself on internal growth and training and is unrivalled by other consultancies. Applicants will be able to explain Credit Risk models clearly and accessibly. Produce comprehensive and well-structured analytical reports, preferably within Retail Banking and proven development of Risk Rating Models for PD, LGD and EAD estimations. This role … Continue reading


Spring Newsletter

28 March 2014 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1 – Samantha Tipton is the King… Be honest, are you one of the 46m people a month playing King.com’s Candy Crush Saga? If you thought that number was high, here are some more facts and figures about the game we all get invited to ten times a day on Facebook – 61m ‘likes’ on Facebook One in seven people in Hong Kong are regular players In the US Apple iStore, daily revenues are around $630,000 It’s the third most popular free app as well as the highest grossing … Continue reading


Valentines Newsletter

13 February 2014 | by Asset Resourcing

Article 1 – 2014’s ‘’Must-Have’ Tech for Recruiters Every week there seems to be an 18-month old tech business with three employees and no balance sheet being bought by Google or Facebook for three billion dollars making the business-boy CEO richer than Australia. The trouble is most appear to rely on teenagers taking pictures of each other. Thankfully for the more cerebral, there are a host of applications, tools and software out there that are incredibly useful for recruiters, candidates and clients alike. Here are the best ones to look … Continue reading