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Virtual Interviewing: How to Get it Right

Virtual Interviewing: How to Get it Right

The situation with COVID-19 has caused many hiring managers to rely on virtual interviewing to assess candidates. In fact, research from Gartner shows that 86% of organisations are conducting virtual interviews to hire candidates during the COVID-19 pandemic....

In the News – Our Press and Media Coverage

In the News – Our Press and Media Coverage

Mindful Contract Solutions help Digital Transformation Programme Leaders focus more on delivery and less on staffing. Our Director, Amit Kapoor, has been featured in Accountancy Age, NatWest Business Hub, Personnel Today and many others. For press opportunities please...

Behavioural Interviewing – How to Hire Right

Behavioural Interviewing – How to Hire Right

How much are you spending on hiring? Astonishingly, employers in the United Kingdom spend an average of £12,000 per job - quite frankly an enormous amount. Let’s face it, the majority of hiring decisions are made during the interview process. If you have a history of...

Setting Major Projects up for Success

Setting Major Projects up for Success

A truly staggering statistic depicts that as many as 76% of programmes fail to deliver business benefits. Shockingly, there is also no evidence that this statistic is showing any signs of improvement. After reading this interesting speech from Nick Smallwood, Head of...

Are Shortcuts Possible in Procurement?

Are Shortcuts Possible in Procurement?

Procurements can delay all activities of a programme, and with this being essential before a project can start, it is often vital to take shortcuts. Many organisations take control of the procurement process by time-boxing it. This means, giving specific deadlines for...

Help! PSR isn’t delivering for our programme

Help! PSR isn’t delivering for our programme

Our customers have often drafted us in after a poor experience with the Public Sector Resourcing (PSR) framework. What we saw was there was usually a long wait before they called for help. The perception our clients had was that, using PSR was the only compliant...