The moment you realise it’s 4 working weeks until Christmas and the recruitment campaign you started in June still isn’t complete!

Yes, it’s November and you’ve only just started thinking about Christmas, but what you also need to be thinking about is your 1st quarterly hires as well! The overall hiring process is becoming ever longer. As we know the market is VERY candidate led at the moment with a much higher percentage of candidates gaining… Continue reading The moment you realise it’s 4 working weeks until Christmas and the recruitment campaign you started in June still isn’t complete!

Why recruitment agencies and clients need to work in partnership!

What do we mean when we talk about partnerships? If you were to just stop and think about the world and the partnerships you see everyday you could easily come up with a few different examples that you know work well. Such as: Husband and wife, a striker and a midfielder from your chosen football… Continue reading Why recruitment agencies and clients need to work in partnership!

Keeping that job hunting moving forward…

Going on a job hunt can sometimes seem daunting, stressful, upsetting. Mixed emotions are always felt when looking for a new job, or perhaps your first full time job because often then not you really don’t know what your doing. Here at Cactus we understand those worries which is why as recruiters we are always… Continue reading Keeping that job hunting moving forward…

The social side of being a recruiter!

Being social as a recruiter is highly important, I’m not talking about everyone in the office going out for a drink on Friday evening after a challenging week at work. No, what I’m actually referring to is recruiting using social media to ‘get out there’. The overall use of social media sites has become ever… Continue reading The social side of being a recruiter!

Infographic: Meet the Teams!

  For those familiar with us, you’ll know all about how we expertly deliver the best talent across the Call and Contact Centre Industry. Our success isn’t just down to the hard work of our teams, but the strong relationships we have formed over the 11 years. While we take great care to get to… Continue reading Infographic: Meet the Teams!

Cactus Search goes GLOBAL!

We have been celebrating 10 years of success recruiting some of the UK’s best managers, leaders and specialist within the Call and Contact Centre across a large number of skills & disciplines. While Cactus Search has historically supplied into some of the most nationally recognised companies in the United Kingdom, as the market has grown over the years,… Continue reading Cactus Search goes GLOBAL!

The 2012 Contact Centre Management Salary Survey

It’s here at last! The 2012 edition of the Cactus Search Salary Survey is now available for free from our website. It’s yielded some very interesting results, given the turbulent economy, job losses and budget cuts that have had an impact across the globe – with an average increase of 6.72%, more than three times… Continue reading The 2012 Contact Centre Management Salary Survey