Recruitment is the process of having the right person, in the right place, at the right time and it is crucial to organisational performance. You’ll find here information on the recruitment process, recruitment law, policy and methods, online recruitment, costs of recruitment, recruitment advertising, recruitment agencies, consultants and executive search, graduate recruitment, competency-based recruitment, application forms, curriculum vitae, and internal recruitment.

There are other pages for: employer branding, induction, labour market, selection and assessment and talent management.

CIPD members can find out more on legal issues in our new Recruitment and selection law FAQs.

Looking for an older report on recruitment which is no longer on the website? The full-text of all our research publications and surveys from 1999 onwards is available to CIPD members from our HR and L&D database.

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