Hays plc

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Nice to start, not to stay

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Former Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Birmingham, England (UK)
Former Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Birmingham, England (UK)

I worked at Hays plc

Pros

Big brand
Good way to start a career

Cons

Poor careers reviews
Not great benefits

Approves of CEO

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    Not a pleasant or dynamic place to work, strong brand recognition from a career building perspective.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

    I worked at Hays plc

    Pros

    Brand recognition, ability to earn,

    Cons

    Senior management rarily come from any external business so their ability to think 'outside the box' is shocking. Transparency in communication is terrible and many senior level staff think they are really 'playing the game', however based on the culture and organisational design of their business they actively support individuality, and do not support team work. Should you choose to work at Hays expect to work on your own and have others actively work against you. A very dry, British business.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire some senior staff from other organisations. With Alistair coming into the business there is the potential for change, however I think he's been brought in to boost stock prices and sell the place . . . .

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hays plc

    Pros

    respect and freedom to pursue specialism

    Cons

    relatively ltd products and solutions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    ltd products and solutions

    No opinion of CEO
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