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Introducing the Talent Trends 2016 recruitment marketing event


Introducing Talent Trends 2016, a one-day conference for HR professionals designed to help companies and brands energise their recruitment. This event will bring together thoughtful, influencer-led presentations, and a panel session at the Cavendish Conference Centre in Marylebone on 19th April 2016.

As part of the event, experts will debate current trends within the graduate sector and their effect on recruitment. In a session sponsored by Milkround, the country’s most widely used graduate and student job website, Alexandra Sydney, Recruitment Solutions Director at News UK, will offer her insight. With a background in marketing, Alexandra has worked in the recruitment industry for nine years in a variety of marketing and product roles, before moving into her most recent position.

The event also feature the help of Harbour ATS to foster a discussion on effective talent tracking through the recruitment process. The Managing Director of Harbour, Alex Hens, will provide attendees with information on new tracking tools to help maximise talent development. With a broad employment background, as well as in-depth recruitment communications experience, Alex has been a leader in digital innovation for over a decade.

Another exciting addition to the programme, Lauren Wright, Head of Global Business Expansion at Glassdoor’s London office, will be on hand to discuss the value and importance of candidate feedback. Lauren will lead a session exploring how candidate reviews and feedback affect employer brand.

The fourth speaker to be featured at the event will be Francesca Campalani, Head of Attraction at Deloitte. Francesca will help recruiters understand the power of employer marketing and talent branding in the creation of interesting and innovative pathways from initial recruitment to ultimately successful hires.

Raw Talent will share their insights and predictions, drawing on their extensive market experience of recruiting entry level candidates as well as utilising latest research. More info to follow but this is a session not to be missed if you are looking to attract the very best.

Lee McQueen, Founding Director, Raw Talent Academy : “I am privileged to be a part of Talent Trends 2016 which is certain to be a great day. This is a fantastic networking opportunity for all and as a business we will be revealing some interesting inside market knowledge.

More industry speakers will be confirmed in the next couple of weeks! Please look out for updates on our agenda page, or on #TalentTrends2016 on Twitter for more details as they are announced.

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