Monday February 17, 2020

Sweetening the deal

When Provident CRM found it difficult to source good workers, it came up with the novel solution of founding its own recruitment arm, writes Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

5th August, 2018
Gary Cullen: ‘We’ve grown the company 100 per cent out of cash’ Picture: Feargal Ward

The competition to land talent has forced tech businesses of all sizes to come up with creative approaches. With rents sky-high and skilled workers in demand, one Irish SME took a particularly inventive approach.

Software firm Provident CRM decided that if everyone was facing the same challenge in finding staff, maybe it could tackle the problem not only for itself, but for others too. That led to it creating its own recruitment business. Revive is...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Co-founder predicts €4 billion plus market for special microchip used in mobile phones, cars and wearables

Emmet Ryan | 2 weeks ago

Search giant to pay undisclosed sum for Dublin-based firm that helps local retailers sell online

Róisín Burke | 1 month ago

Irish business signs partnership with Canadian firm Instant Brands to bring more users to its platforms

Emmet Ryan | 2 months ago