If you manage a website, or are looking to find a partner to build a recruitment website with, both recruitment and business technology news will be important to you.

You may well have experts internally or externally or be one yourself but still want to keep up to date with a broader range of relevant news so you can make informed decisions.

To help you along we’ve picked out some of the best sites we like to keep up with:

For recruitment news:


As the professional body for the recruitment industry the REC website is essential reading for recruitment consultants and recruitment business owners and managers alike. The Recruitment Matters publication and back issues are available to download too.


In print and online Onrec is more commercialised, can be a good source of suppliers and has useful forums and directories including one for Job Boards. Again the publication and back issues are available to download.


A newer and livelier news site which started out producing a weekly email newsletter Recruitment Buzz have a user friendly site which focuses equally on news, marketing and technology, but with a technology bias essential for today’s recruiter.


Once again in print and online the Recruiter is essential recruitment industry reading and has industry and niche specific newsletters to sign up to.


HR Magazine is useful for a wider Human Resources perspective and general labour market news.

All of the above cover recruitment and recruitment website technology and marketing to some degree but if you are looking for more dedicated information here are some of the sites we suggest:

For business technology news:


Broadsheets like the Guardian have comprehensive Business and Technology sections on their websites for a wider and global overview of the latest news and developments in technology.


For SME’s the Entrepreneur has easy to navigate guides and news on SEO, Social Media and Online Marketing and in their Technology category, news for website owners and good coverage of Applications and Mobile Website news.


For a deeper marketing perspective www.marketingtechnews.net is appropriate for both the SME and the larger corporation and has extensive content on Analytics, Search and SEO, as well as Blogging and Social Media.

At Strategies we have in house experts across recruitment, technology and website design and if you are thinking about building or changing your recruitment website design or job board and have any questions you would like a specialist to answer please do get in touch.