Is testing candidates before they apply the future of recruitment?

Personality testing candidates before they apply isn’t the school of thought we subscribe to unless you will be using the results later on in the process. If the results are being used as a clear screening in or out tool, I would find this to be unfair. It is nearly suggesting that there is a […]

January 2, 2018 Post Comment News


This month has seen a lot of change for the CMR team, we have a new member, Ellie joining, whilst a familiar name to many, Lauren, is leaving. Although CMR are sad to say goodbye to any member, it is a positive step for both Lauren and the company, and all of us at CMR […]

December 19, 2017 Post Comment News

Facebook Live – Work Experience: Is it worth it?!

Join The Recruitment Queen live on Facebook talk about whether Work Experience is worth it! Ask her job related questions and start discussions. Email to get your questions in early then head back to this page to join LIVE on 5th December! <a href=”″>December Live CMR</a>

November 15, 2017 Post Comment News

You don’t have to trust your gut!

I hear all the time from employers that they trust their “gut” and if they get a good feel that the individual is right then they recruit them. I am not going to rule out the “gut feel” at all however, what I am going to do is suggest that we have evidence which supports […]

November 9, 2017 Post Comment News

We’ve Been Awarded – The ‘Best Small Business Award 2017’!!

I am delighted and honoured to be awarded The British & Ireland Trade Alliance “best small business” 2017. My allegiance to both countries makes this all the more special and for an award to be as a result of nominations, as opposed to entering, adds to the honour. I would like to pay tribute to […]

October 16, 2017 Post Comment News
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5 Step Recruitment Process

Take a quick look into our Recruitment Process! An informative VIDEO by CMR Recruitment.

August 21, 2017 Post Comment News

Why You Need to Consider Flexible Hours?
August 1, 2017 Post Comment News

A Day in the Life of Rachel Fowler:

I am the Business Development Consultant at CMR Recruitment. My role is to engage with local businesses and let people know how we work as a recruitment agency and how we can help them when looking for staff. So, a day in my life: 5.30 am – the alarm goes off and, as usual, I […]

Robots screen Vodafone candidates

Charlie Ryan says: “I don’t think it will come as much of a surprise to us that there is now AI which can assess and judge our suitability from an uploaded video interaction. I think this will save a lot of time in the recruitment process and have some advantage, however it is still only […]

Are you dreading entering the world of job hunting?

In-house Workshop: Job Hunting Advice From An Expert Are you dreading entering the world of job hunting? Are you disheartened at all of those applications you have sent and heard nothing back? Do you need help on writing a winning CV? If so Charlie Ryan, an expert within the Recruitment Industry, is running an interactive […]

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