Facing recruitment challenges: Entering workplace practices

James Cloutman, Graham Jenkins

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Abstract

The world of work has changed dramatically in the last few decades, particularly in the last 20 years with the advent of shorter-term contract arrangements, ICT technology, new working arrangements in the “gig economy”1 and the emergence of social media (Brown, Hesketh, & Williams, 2004; Brown, Lauder, & Ashton, 2011;Withers, Lewis, & Dalton, 2016). Other chapters in this book discuss in depth the implications of these changes for workers and employers, including the type of employees that employers are seeking. This chapter deals with staff recruitment.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationChallenging future practice possibilities
EditorsJoy Higgs, Steven Cork, Debbie Horsfall
Place of PublicationRotterdam, The Netherlands
PublisherBrill | Sense
Chapter16
Pages187-198
Number of pages13
ISBN (Electronic)9789004400795
ISBN (Print)9789004400788, 9789004400771
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NamePractice Futures
PublisherBrill Sense

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    Cloutman, J., & Jenkins, G. (2019). Facing recruitment challenges: Entering workplace practices. In J. Higgs, S. Cork, & D. Horsfall (Eds.), Challenging future practice possibilities (pp. 187-198). (Practice Futures). Brill | Sense. https://doi.org/10.1163/9789004400795_016