Tribepad blog

12 hands-on ways to build a fair and inclusive recruitment process and culture

July 29, 2021 8:19 am The construction industry has long faced challenges in improving diversity and meeting significant skills shortages. The new HS2 programme – and its huge recruitment needs – offers an opportunity to drive real change. Here are 12 ways SCS JV are making progress.  In June, our Commercial Director Neil Armstrong took to the podium at the… Read more

How local authorities can make progress on ED&I

July 7, 2021 11:46 am Improving equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace is a major priority for every employer, across both the public and private sector. But for local government, ED&I matters even more. For local government, workplace diversity isn’t important only because – as the LGA put it – “everyone should have a right to equal access to employment… Read more

Introducing Tribepad Flex – Powering total in-house contractor management

June 21, 2021 5:08 pm Using Tribepad Flex, our clients typically reduce agency spend by 50%. They also slash time-to-mobilise by 70% or more – often filling shifts in minutes.  Tribepad Flex is cloud-based contractor management software that’s both extremely powerful and extremely easy-to-use. (That’s why Flex won TIARA Talent Tech’s ‘Contactor Solution of the Year 2020’, don’t’cha know?!) Tribepad… Read more

The 6 biggest challenges healthcare recruitment faces in 2021

June 8, 2021 1:41 pm “The global healthcare sector’s problems of escalating demand, budget pressures, and caregiver shortages existed long before COVID-19. However, the current crisis has disrupted both the nature and the timeline of industry transformation.” Deloitte, Global Health Care Outlook 2021 Deloitte say talent-related challenges are one of the four biggest threats healthcare organisations face today. That’s not… Read more

An update on the worldwide impact of Tribepad’s Ethical Manifesto

May 28, 2021 11:07 am You may have read Tribepad’s ethical manifesto, launched last year. We thought we’d give you a bit of an update as to how it’s all going.  Becoming carbon-negative, climate positive We’ve now purchased and planted 243,925 trees with Ecologi and will pass 250,000 trees within the next couple of weeks. This is an incredible milestone…. Read more

The next COVID-19 recruitment phase: 5 challenges of the Great Rehire and Reboard

May 21, 2021 12:05 pm It’s been a rocky year or so for recruiters. You’d be forgiven for wondering if we’d ever return to “normal”. But as pandemic restrictions start to ease, there are positive signs we’re entering the next phase of COVID-19 recruitment: what the Fosway 9-Grid™ Talent Acquisition Report 2021 call the Great Rehire and Great Reboard. As… Read more

Why law firm evolution hinges on workforce transformation.

April 26, 2021 12:58 pm Law firms’ success hinges on the strength of your client relationships, today more than ever. But clients increasingly expect more than many firms are giving. Firms that don’t evolve to deliver more value will feel the strain in falling PEP and shrinking profitability. (The writing’s on the wall. PwC’s Law Firms’ Survey 2020 reports net… Read more

Using devolution to power local government recruitment evolution

April 21, 2021 3:01 pm It’s a turbulent time for local authorities in England. Since devolution was put onto the table in 2014 following Scotland’s independence vote – and Greater Manchester’s groundbreaking deal in November that year – the devolution agenda has been picking up pace. (Read the Briefing Paper). By September 2015, the government had received 38 bids for devolved… Read more

Eight simple-but-powerful onboarding best practices

April 1, 2021 11:59 am Organisations with a standardised onboarding program enjoy 62% greater new hire productivity, Harvard Business Review say. Plus 50% faster time-to-proficiency and 42% lower turnover. Investing in onboarding best practices is an open goal – but lack of clarity and ownership around the process often holds businesses back. Not any more… Here are eight onboarding best practices… Read more

Introducing Tom Webb – Our new COO

March 30, 2021 10:26 am We’ve been looking to the future recently here at Tribepad. That’s why it’s with huge excitement that we announce the appointment of our new COO Tom Webb. Tom’s got a wealth of experience across a number of industries. He originally trained at KPMG but has worked in logistics, telecoms and most recently as COO in… Read more