Research and features

Five tips to make a success of your apprenticeships

If you’re considering hiring an apprentice, or want some support in making existing apprenticeships a success, here are five of our top tips.

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January Job Market Review

Here’s what happened in the jobs market in January – including candidate insights and regional and sector performance.

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2021: The ‘Year of Movement’ for Jobseekers

82% of jobseekers are hopeful they’ll land their dream job in 2021, according to our latest research. Here’s what a ‘year of movement’ means for recruiters.

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How 18-24 year olds are changing their search for work during the pandemic.

  One in three 18-24 year-olds want to work for a company that treats it’s staff better in the wake of COVID-19, according to our latest research. Our research from June 2020 looks at how UK workers have changed their behaviours and motivations around searching for work as a result of coronavirus.   Here’s the […]

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What jobseekers want from recruiters in 2021

70% of recruiters have had to change their recruitment strategy due to COVID-19. But what do jobseekers really want? Find out now.

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Quiz: Do you know your business buzzwords?

These days, there’s almost no escaping business jargon in the workplace. Think you know your stuff? Take our business jargon quiz and find out…

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POLL: Would you replace your boss with a robot?

reed.co.uk surveyed 2,000 employed adults in the UK, asking about their attitudes towards using tech at work. Here’s what we found:

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Four ways to make your online recruitment more effective

Hiring online is a great way to fill your vacancies fast. Whether you’re new to hiring or you’ve been doing it for a while, here are four ways to make your online recruitment more effective:

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Will robots take our jobs?

What does the future of work look like in a world of AI, automation and robotics? We surveyed 2,000 UK workers to find out – here are our top five insights.

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Grenfell Tower appeal: how UK businesses can get involved

The Big Give have raised £1.5 million for their appeal in five days, thanks to support from philanthropists & the public. Here’s how UK businesses can get involved.

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UK jobs market not deterred by Article 50

As Britain enters negotiations with the EU, our latest figures show that the jobs market is continuing to grow – and businesses’ confidence is on the up.

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Office perks: Have they lost their pulling power?

Exciting office perks might make a company seem more appealing in the short term. But are benefits a must-have, or have they lost their pulling power?

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