CIO WaterCooler TV speaks with Ian Penny, CIO for Hiscox about talent.
Category: IT Talent
Over the years I have been asked many times what makes a great technology leader, however, since the roles themselves have changed so dramatically over the past decade, the landscape is constantly shifting. Whatever list of criteria I put forward,...
The science around recruitment and ensuring a best fit candidate first time around is becoming ever more important. With pressure on training and development budgets, employers need to know as much as they can about each candidate in order that they find the best person for the role.
What about motivation?
Employers are able to identify skills and experience from the shortlisting process and can gain an understanding of a person’s personality from an interview or profiling tool, but, until recently, the understanding of what motivates and drives an individual to perform at work has largely been left to chance!
Every CIO knows that there is currently a skills shortage in the market place which is hindering their plans. Because of this, IT recruitment consultants like myself are now finding that most organisations are willing to pay extremely competitive rates...