Updated to include information on trends in candidate attraction.
The latest XpertHR research shows that employee referral schemes can be an effective informal recruitment method and, although typically a less expensive alternative to formal recruitment methods, some schemes offer generous cash incentives.
The worsening economic climate challenges recruiters to use the most cost-effective ways of finding top-quality candidates - could employee referral schemes provide the answer? This IRS report asks more than 100 employers to find out.
A model recruitment referral bonus scheme.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to use of employee referral schemes in recruitment and retention.