In conversation with Claire Wise, internal recruitment manager at Mark Allen Group, a family-owned media and information organisation with over 450 employees. Founded in 1985, the group has grown to be a global business a diverse portfolio of market-leading brands, digital products and events providing quality content and information services to specialist business and consumer communities.

In this episode Claire tells me about how she has evolved the internal recruitment function whilst hiring over 100 new staff in the last 12 months, the process the business goes through when recruiting staff, what makes for a good candidate application, an update on the recruitment market, and ways to establish a positive company culture.