Recruitment Flashcards Preview

Business > Recruitment > Flashcards

Flashcards in Recruitment Deck (15):
1

Give the 4 types of employment options?

Full time, part time, permanent, temporary

2

Give 3 benefits of part time employees?

Lower cost for business, better quality work, flexible for employer

3

Give 3 drawbacks of part time?

Less productive, lack of communication with workers in at different hours, lack of motivation as they don’t feel part of the business

4

Give 3 strengths of temporary staff?

Flexibility with busy periods, cover, specialised skills

5

Give 3 types of staff that can be temporarily hired?

External advisors, consultants and contractors

6

Give a strength and weakness of full time staff?

Always available, workers may become unproductive with long hours

7

Give the 3 steps of recruiting and selecting employees?

Define requirements of business, attract employees and select the right people

8

What is internal recruitment?

Business fills a vacancy using current staff

9

What is external recruitment?

When a business employs people from outside the company

10

Give 2 advantages of internal recruitment?

Cheaper, no opportunity cost

11

Give a weakness of internal recruitment?

No new people

12

Give 2 advantages of internal recruitment?

Greater choice, new ideas

13

Give a weakness of external recruitment ?

Expensive

14

Give an example of external recruitment?

Recruitment agencies

15

Give 3 methods of selection?

Interview, work trials and psychometric test