Videos For Employers

In over 27 years, Graham Martin, AKA The Recruitment Guy has personally worked with over 2,000 employers helping them recruit staff across a huge variety of sectors. In this series of videos, The Recruitment Guy shares his best advice for owners managers/HR professionals and Directors of organisations helping them avoid costly and painful mistakes. How to write a job description, how to advertise, how to interview candidates, how to use recruitment firms and more. This is a complete education for anyone employing staff.

01. How to Recruit: Getting Started

Rather than just ‘jump in’ this video from The Recruitment Guy helps employers plan a strategy to recruit your new employee.

02. Creating Job Descriptions

It is important to produce a detailed Job Description so that you can advise possible employees, agencies and colleagues exactly what you are looking for.

03. Person Specifications

It is vital to consider what skills and personality type would fit into your company and would be most suitable for this position.

04. Terms of Employment

It might sound obvious but thinking about the hours, holidays and terms and conditions of employment is worth the investment.

05. Where to Find Staff

This video from The Recruitment Guy gives advice and tips on WHERE to find great candidates.

06. How to Write Job Adverts

This video from The Recruitment Guy helps you write great adverts that get noticed and produce response!

07. How to use Job Boards

This video from The Recruitment Guy helps you develop a strategy that works for your organisation.

08. How to use CV Databases

This video from The Recruitment Guy helps you work out where and how to invest your time and money to create the best results.

09. How to use Social Media to Recruit

This video from The Recruitment Guy explains how to use Facebook and other social media platforms to attract great candidates.


10. Using Recruitment Agencies to Recruit

This video from The Recruitment Guy explains how to help them help you and what to expect when dealing with a recruitment firm.


11. How to Get the Best from Recruitment Agencies

This video from The Recruitment Guy explains how to really get the best from Recruitment agencies and how to make sure that they call you FIRST when they have a great candidate.

12. Negotiating Agency Fees

This video from The Recruitment Guy explains how you can both get value for money; creating a real win:win!

13. How to Short List Candidates

This video from The Recruitment Guy help you create a short list of suitable candidates for your position.

14. Skills Testing

This video from The Recruitment Guy helps you get it right.


15. Interview Tips for Employers

This short video from The Recruitment Guy helps you interview better.

16. How to Take References

This video from The Recruitment Guy helps you approach references in a practical way that will produce results.

17. How to Make a Job Offer

Proper preparation will reduce the chance of a last minute slip. The Recruitment Guy offers vital advice and tips for employers.

18. Contracts of Employment

A well thought out contract of employment will dramatically reduce the chances of misunderstandings and illustrate that you are a professional organisation!

19. Post Offer Acceptance

Just because you have offered your ‘perfect’ candidate does not mean that you are ‘home and dry’.

20. Hanging on to Talent

Just because you have hired a superstar; doesn’t mean that your work is done!

21. Need Help Recruiting in the UK?

We really do hope that you found the series of videos for employers useful. They were designed to give you the skills and strategies needed to recruit effectively.