Opinion 19 Mar
Guest opinion: why gender pay gap reporting should be seen as an opportunity
With less than a month until the gender pay gap (GPG) reporting deadline, less than 15% of eligible organisations have published their results, with some experts predicting that a sizeable proportion will fail to make the early-April cut-off.
Car Dealer News 14 Mar
Jardine Motors Group wants allure of apprenticeships to address automotive skills shortage
Jardine Motors Group HR director Clare Martin has warned that the issue of automotive skills shortage “will widen” with the increasing demands of technical expertise in dealership workshops.
People News 13 Mar
Arnold Clark aims to meet 300 apprentices target with promotional vehicle
Arnold Clark will attempt to use a newly-launched promotional vehicle to attract young automotive talent to fill the company's 300 vacancies for new apprentices.
Car Dealer News 13 Mar
Automotive retailers among Government's 'name and shame' minimum wage list
Two automotive retailers were named in the Government’s latest list to name and shame employers that failed to pay the legal minimum wage.
Car Dealer News 8 Dec
Lookers beats Apple in the Best Places to Work list
National motor retailer Lookers has beat companies including Apple UK in an industry list that recognises the Best Places to Work in 2018.
People News 6 Oct
Jardine continues diversification drive through RAF partnership
Jardine Motors Group has taken in its first influx of former RAF service personel as part of an ongoing bid to improve the diversification of its workforce.
Market Insight 5 Oct
Automotive among industry leaders for pay growth
The automotive sector is experiencing a period of salaries growth as “businesses are working hard to beat the competition and secure talented recruits”, according to recruitments specialists.
Car Dealer News 11 Sep
Glyn Hopkin kicks off careers campaign for autism sufferers
The Glyn Hopkin Charitable Foundation has teamed up with autism charity Sycamore Trust UK to sufferers into long-term employment with local businesses.
Market Insight 6 Sep
Automotive industry vacancies soar by 12.3% but application numbers drop
CV-Library statistics have revealed that automotive industry vacancies soared by 12.3% but application numbers dropped.
Latest News 29 Aug
Pendragon’s graduate programme open for applicants
Pendragon PLC has launched a new graduate programme based at its Nottingham offices.
Talent & People 25 Aug
Eight questions to... Jennings Motor Group HR manager Julia Bradford
Jennings Motor Group’s HR manager, Julia Bradford, on how good HR needs a feel for all parts of a business and why she dreams of the Good Life
Car Dealer News 15 Aug
Volvo UK launches online recruitment platform for dealers
Volvo Car UK will aim to bolster dealers' efforts to meet a target of finding 300 new technicians with the launch of a new online portal designed to assist them with recruitment.
Opinion 9 Aug
Guest opinion: New breed of DPs required for automotive retailing
There has never been a more important time for automotive groups to ensure their dealer principals (DPs) are up to the job of managing and leading their retail businesses.
People News 17 Jul
Cap HPI embarks on 'talent search' with new HR director
Cap HPI has appointed Amanda Hardcastle as head of human resources as the business embarks on a talent search to drive its growth into international markets.
People News 11 Jul
Cox Automotive ‘Women with Drive’ sends 10 to Kilimanjaro
Cox Automotive’s initiative Women with Drive (WWD) is sending 10 brave members to climb Mount Kilimanjaro next February.
Opinion 27 Jun
Guest opinion: The good and bad of stress
Emotional intelligence profiling could help employers manage workplace stress, writes Tim Routledge, chief experience officer, Experience Insight
Talent & People 16 Jun
How to get the best from your elder employees
Dealers should try to retain the expertise and experience of their older workers.
Car Dealer News 25 May
Eastern Western Group launches graduate recruitment scheme
Eastern Western Motor Group has welcomed five graduates into its ranks as part of a pioneering new assessment and recruitment programme designed to identify its future leaders.
Talent & People 5 May
Want to keep your workers? Give them a clear career path
While training and development form a vital part of modern motor retail operations, the sector still suffers from a poor perception among job-seekers and struggles to attract high-calibre applicants.
Car Dealer News 10 Mar
Automotive cannot ‘rely on passion for cars’ when recruiting
The automotive retail sector must do more than simply “rely on a person’s passion for cars” when attracting the talents of the future, according to TrustFord HR director Sharon Ashcroft.