Just Paid the Ransom? Here’s How to Prevent It From Happening Again

Hackers can be relentless with their cyberattacks. While organizations can be vulnerable to many security threats, ransomware is especially ruthless since its attacks are completely automated. It doesn’t matter what industry or business you…

Data Leak Exposes 267 Million Facebook Users

A database of 267 million Facebook user IDs, phone numbers, and names was left exposed online for a fortnight thanks to another cloud misconfiguration, according to researchers. The trove was likely to have been the result of an illegal…

Number of job vacancies rise in key UK cities during March.

Job market analysis carried out by CV Library found a 14.7% increase in the number of advertised vacancies in the UK. These figures were populated for the month of March, in comparison to February 2017. Such statistics suggest two things.…

Appeal of international work opportunities soar across Europe.

Recent research conducted on nearly 10,000 working adults across Europe has shown that the majority would consider career opportunities in other countries. It was found that 74% of respondents would give serious consideration to moving…

What were the regional recruitment trends for 2016?

The overall recruitment picture for 2016 did not witness a significant change when compared to 2015. By this, we mean that the difference in the number of vacancies advertised stood at just 0.92%. During the first six months of the year,…

Many jobseekers attempted to beat the January applications rush in 2016.

It is often seen that the number of job applications start to decrease as we approach the end of a calendar year. Reasons for this may be that many people start looking ahead to the end of year festivities. Others will have the intention…

Is technology making traditional recruitment redundant?

Technological advancements over the past few years have undoubtedly affected how recruitment practices are conducted. In the past, it would simply be a case of looking at a paper CV and calling the candidates that looked most attractive.…

Almost half of UK workers are considering changing jobs.

January is known to be the time of the year that experiences the most activity in relation to people looking for new job opportunities. Many see the start of a new year as the trigger to consider moving jobs and to start seeking a fresh beginning…

Is security more important to jobseekers than salary in 2017?

A recent study carried out by the job site Indeed has found some intriguing results as we look ahead to 2017. Research was conducted among jobseekers throughout the UK. They were asked about their biggest motivation for looking for a new…

UK enjoys significant job growth leading up to Christmas!

There was a significant strengthening of the UK job market during the month of November. A 13.6% increase in job growth was experienced when compared to last year, while figures also compared favourably to the statistics in October, with…

Are both candidates and recruiters guilty of 'keeping each other warm'?

In a study carried out by CV Library, involving 1,500 candidates and 700 recruiters, it was found that both parties were guilty of 'keeping each other warm'. It was found that 39.8% of candidates thought that benching a recruiter was beneficial,…

16% of women in the UK currently have more than one job.

A survey of 2,000 employed women in the UK has found that a considerable 16% are currently holding down more than one job. Strikingly, 3% were also found to have three or more jobs, which is quite an astonishing figure. If generalised to…