job hunting

Even recruiters need recruiters too….

by Sinead Hasson May 19th, 2014

Crazy as it sounds, us recruiters use specialist recruitment consultants and rely on them the same way that you rely on us. People are always surprised that we need to use a service that we provide for our clients and candidates. “Can’t you do that yourself?” “But you’re a recruiter – why do you need […]


Joining the team at Hasson Associates

by Mat Law May 8th, 2014

We use the term ‘team’ a lot in the workplace, but what really struck me when joining Hasson Associates was the genuine teamwork and collaborative nature of the environment I found myself in. I know it sounds cliché but this has genuinely been my lasting impression so far in my fledgling career with the company. […]


Waiting for your employee to start?

by Sinead Hasson April 30th, 2014

So you’ve gone through the long process of finding that needle in the haystack. You’ve found the person that is going to help you, your team and your organisation move forward. This can take a while; in the research & insight sector it can be up to 3 months to find the right person, never […]


The Brand is You

by Damon Thomas January 15th, 2013

The next rising star/your next employee/the candidate is on their way to an interview, they have done their homework, they are excited about the company and the role on offer and then they meet the person they are potentially going to be working for and…..nothing. You, the interviewer do not engage, you show no enthusiasm […]


Charity, does it begin at home or work?

by Sarah Penny November 7th, 2012

Seeing as it’s starting to look a lot like Christmas and soon we’ll be clamouring to the shops to buy our work-mates and family loved ones the usual and the unusual tat that looks like the perfect gift in November and December, but in January we all wonder why! So, when we buy our Christmas […]