How to reach the right candidate

There are now so many applicants for jobs that it has become more difficult for employers to find the ideal person for their vacancy, writes Peter Cosgrove

14th May, 2011

There are more than 440,000 people on the Live Register, which should make it easy to hire the right person for any job.

The reality is very different for some employers who are reporting difficulties finding good candidates.

So, why is it still so difficult to hire right now? The very fact that so many people are looking for work brings its own practical problems.

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