What’s Your Success Rate In The First 12 Months?

Out of the last ten strategic hires your business made, how many are still in position, or do you expect to be in place after their first 12 months?   When I ask this question, the majority of senior stakeholders say around 7.   They initially feel that this is a good number: 7/10 or 70%.   But flip that on its head for a moment.   That means they have a 30% FAIL rate…

Developing ‘Next Gen’ Leaders

If you want your business to thrive in the future, it’s vital to hire next-gen leaders who are passionate about shaping your industry. A leadership team creates a company’s vision, inspires staff, and develops commercial strategies that will ultimately determine whether the organisation is successful. With so much resting on it, it is vital that your leadership team is filled with next-gen leaders who can take the company to the next level as the industry…

Attracting Diverse Talent

Acquiring top talent can lead to unprecedented business success, which is why recruitment is such a critical process for any organisation. When you’re building a team, however, it’s important to look at the unit as a whole, as well as at individuals. To achieve your commercial objectives, you don’t just need talented individuals; you need a workforce that’s comprised of diverse talent. By using executive searches to find the right candidates, you can ensure that…

Hiring Leaders Who Can Drive Change

Talent acquisition is critical at every level, but it’s particularly important when it comes to executive recruitment. Whether you’re looking for a leader who can get your startup off the ground or you’re ready to scale up and take your business global, you’ll need executives who can drive change and deliver meaningful results. At Acquire, we know just how important it is to hire enigmatic and inspiring leaders who are capable of realising your objectives…

Kry appoints Kyle Thomas as Global Senior SEO Manager

Acquire Digital Talent is delighted to announce the appointment of Kyle Thomas as Global Senior SEO Manager at Kry / Livi.   Kry provides video consultation technology to connect patients with healthcare professionals. The company grew more than 100% year-on-year in 2020 during the pandemic and has helped more than three million patients access healthcare to date. Already backed by some of Europe’s top VC’s, they have recently raised a $300m Series D funding round…

Feeling frustrated with hiring? You’re not alone!

I’ve recently had many similar conversations with frustrated hiring managers, mainly within the DTC/D2C space.   The frustration? Good ol’ Talent Acquisition.   Many high growth, tech-driven direct-to-consumer companies have had an excellent last 12 months; some have smashed their targets out of the park. And with companies who experience a sharp rise in sales comes a need to recruit more talent.   Hearing about the millions of people on furlough, unemployed, and needing work,…

10 Reasons Why Retained Search Is Your Most Effective Talent Acquisition Strategy For 2021 And Beyond

Successful companies operating in FinTech, HealthTech, and other high growth tech sectors share a critical component. They can hire and retain exceptional talent, especially leaders who challenge the status quo and drive meaningful change and strategies throughout the business.   Companies that struggle to hire great leaders are subsequently left fighting a continuous uphill battle.   With significant resources spent on talent acquisition, what method do these highly successful businesses use to achieve such great…

Would You Like To Split The Cost Of Recruitment Fees Over 6 Months?

Many of our clients aspire to be the unicorns of tomorrow, but even the likes of Transferwise, Deliveroo, and Amazon started with humble beginnings.   The talent you hire into your ambitious tech company can be the difference between making it or not.   You can have the best product or service in the world, but without the right talent in place, it means very little.   Therefore, it’s imperative to work with a specialist…

Why Are Hiring Managers Finding The Market For Talent So Tough?

“That makes sense with what we’re seeing – lots of applicants but not the right skill set!” I can’t tell you the number of times I hear this from hiring managers lately… I’ve spoken to many companies over the last six months who believed it would be easier to hire due to so much news on TV and in the press regarding redundancies etc. However, what they’ve experienced is niche, highly sought after Digital &…

How The Iceberg Will Improve Your Talent Acquisition Strategy

“We can’t seem to hire the right people into our business”.   Can you relate to this?   It’s a statement I often hear. Especially during the last 12 months.   Contrary to popular belief, Digital & Growth Marketers with niche, highly-sought-after skills are harder to hire than ever before.   They’re being closely held onto by their employers, and many are unsure of making a move in such an unstable market.   Not being…
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