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3rd Monday Event

IT Recruitment by Richard Harrison

Date: Monday, 18th April 2011
Time: 19:00 (tea & coffee available from 18:30)
Location: Novotel, Bostock Lane, Long Eaton, Nottingham, NG10 4EP (map)
Price: Free! (non-members welcome)
Status: Went Ahead

Download this Presentation

Many thanks to everyone who attended this event, and to Richard Harrison for providing the presentation for us. A copy of the presentation is available. To download a copy click here.

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This presentation is an overview of the recruitment market for IT professionals, and how to enhance your career opportunities and increase the chance of finding a new role. The overview will assess the current marketplace and how this is likely to change during 2011 and beyond, advice on CVs, where to look/how to apply, in demand skills and experience, how best to engage with recruiters and AWR (one of the most significant changes in employment law for over 20 years and being introduced in October 2011. The AWR will impact the contracting labour market).

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About the Presenter

Richard has over 11 years experience within the IT recruitment industry and is the Sales Director and a co-owner of Syntax Consultancy Ltd, the largest independent IT recruitment company in the Midlands. Richard is considered an expert in his field and regularly runs IT Leadership events for the CIO/IT Director community. Richard has also been personally involved in the placement of more than 1000 IT professionals in various industry sectors in the UK, Germany, Holland, Denmark, Switzerland, Singapore and Hong Kong.

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