5 biggest student recruitment trends of2021
The ISE release their annual student recruitment report this week and have shared the five trends that have been shaped by a turbulent few years. Interesting findings include:
- organisations are receiving on average 91 applications per vacancy, the highest number since ISE began collecting data in 1999
- student recruitment is seeing a bounce back across all types of hires
- virtual recruitment looks set to stay in some form
- Most (65%) of employers have formal targets around diversity, and have been actively developing their recruitment processes to make them more inclusive. But almost all (99%) felt that they had more to do on diversity over the next five years.
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