Top blogs of 2018

Every year we take a look back at which blogs of ours you read the most, and this year is no different.

While we write around a mix of topics including: data analytics, AI, IoT and more, it seems our career advice was your favourite topic. Take a look below at what you have been reading the most.

5 common CV mistakes you should avoid

Your CV is important, it is what stands between you and your future employer. If you don’t have a good CV, you might not get an interview therefore it is essential you get it right. What are the rules for NOT writing a good CV?

How to ruin your job search with social media

Social media has become a part of our lives, and it’s no secret that many employers and recruiters use it to find out more about you before hiring. Your social media profiles have become the new first impression. What shouldn’t you be doing on social media?


The life of a business administration apprentice!

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This year we hired our first business administration apprentice, Olivia Sullivan. In her first blog she takes a look at her journey so far with KDR Recruitment, and how her career can progress.


15 years on: How times have changed…

In November we celebrated our 15th anniversary! In this time our MD, Mark Dexter, has seen many changes, not just in recruitment but also in the data and tech industries. In this blog he takes a look back at how the times have changed.


Is SSRS dying?

It is a well-known fact that data visualisation is growing massively, many organisations are getting on board with the likes of Tableau, Qlikview and most recently Power BI (a tool we ourselves use at KDR Recruitment). Is the rise of Power BI killing SSRS?


BONUS – Information Matters

This year we published two editions of our e-magazine Information Matters. Our first issue looked at the rise of blockchain and the potential impact it could have on the online and digital world. Our second issue looked at climate change and how data analytics cannot just be used as a learning tool but can also have a real-world impact. Take a look below for more info and to take a read yourself.

Blockchain and the future of the internet

The potential of blockchain technology is huge – it has the possibility to cause a seismic shift in the way the internet functions, from banking transactions to supply chain auditing, all the way through to file storage. But what is it?


Data Analytics and Climate Change

The planet has had no shortage of extreme weather events this year: heatwaves, wildfires, massive hurricanes and devastating floods. Are these one-off events, or are they part of a larger pattern resulting from climate change?


We hope you enjoyed reading all these blogs and have found them useful and informative. From everyone here at KDR Recruitment we would like to wish all our candidates, clients and blog readers a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

Are there any topics you would like to see us cover in 2019? Would you like to write a guest blog? Let us know in the comments below or email enquiries@kdrrecruitment.com

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