Recruitment and Online Dating: what's the difference?

Recruitment and online dating – it’s kind of the same thing, right? It seems that some recruiters think so! We came across an article that claims that recruiters, when struggling to get hold of candidates by email or on the phone, have turned to dating apps to look for their next hire.

You don't need a degree from a top university to work for a top bank

By Nick Lambe - Managing Director, Links International

Human Resources Online recently approached me with regards to a comment about Goldman Sachs' new interview process that allows candidates from any schools, not just Ivy League schools, to apply for a job with the bank.

Job Referrals vs. Recruiters - How to Get the Best Job

By Sophia Wong - Associate Consultant, Human Resources & Administration, Links International Hong Kong

During my career in recruitment, I have encountered many candidates who told me that they preferred to find jobs via internal staff referrals, such as from friends or ex-colleagues, for...

How to avoid being a serial job hopper and why

By Eric He - Division Manager, Links International Shanghai & Beijing

When speaking to clients about their recruitment needs, they frequently ask us to find them candidates who have a stable employment history.

How to get a job at a global bank

By Nick Lambe – Managing Director, Links International

I was recently quoted in an article on eFinancial Careers that gives young bankers advice on how to make it into an international firm despite not making the cut at graduate level.

Working mothers could improve their children's future prospects

By Charity Ip – Senior Consultant, Asset Management, Links International Hong Kong

I had my first child nine months ago. Returning to work was a big decision for me and I struggled for months before committing to work again.

The importance of taking holidays

By Aily Foo - Senior Consultant, Temporary & Contract, Links International Hong Kong

Feel frustrated at work? Perhaps it's time to take a break!

A Boxing Recruiter's Journey

By Las Rodrigo – Head of Recruitment, Links International Macau

As many of you may or may not know, I have undertaken the challenge of taking part in the annual Hedge Fund Fight Nite, which is happening at the end of this week.

Fresh graduates - winning the uphill battle

By Stanley Chan - Consultant, Human Resources & Administration, Links International Hong Kong

Being a fresh graduate and starting your job search is an uphill battle in the concrete jungle. Living in Asia does not make things any easier.

Are investment banks really attracting more Millennials?

By Nick Lambe - Managing Director, Links International

I was recently quoted in an article on Human Resources Online about how more Millennials are applying for banking jobs this year, after a slight lack of interest in previous years.

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