In the press…


I’m never short of an opinion or two and sometimes I get to share that view with a wider audience. Listed below are some examples of the articles, publications, webinars, podcasts and books that I have contributed to.

Is testing candidates before they apply the future of recruitment?

Personnel Today – November 2017

Watson Talent Talks at HR Tech World Amsterdam: Gareth Jones

Chatting to David Green, Global Director, People Analytics Solutions, IBM, about HRTech trends, what’s hot and what HR professionals who are on the hunt for technology should look out for.
IBM Watson Talent YouTube Channel – October 2017

TPAPodcast – Live @ PAWorld17, London

Talking People analytics with Saima Poorghobad – Head of Commercial Projects Europe, Reed Exhibitions and Max Blumberg, Blumberg Partnership. October 2017
Podcast – October 2017

The Talent Attraction Channel: Do We Genuinely Care About Candidate Experience?

Steve Ward’s excellent webinar series.  Matthew Jeffery, Global Head of Employer Brand & Sourcing at SAP and I wax lyrical about Candidate Experience, 
Webinar – September 2017

Of Hoodies And Hoverboards: Age Discrimination In Tech

Above the Law – July 2017

Beyond young, white males – how to swim in a bigger tech talent pool

Diginomica – June 2017

Youth and experience – ageism in the tech industry

Diginomica – June 2017

Workplace by Facebook: will platform familiarity spell success for business social network?

Personal Today – October 2016

SAP’s big bang theory to attract talent

Recruiter Magazine – September 2016

Gamification can engage staff and help professional development

The Times Supplement, Raconteur – September 2016 

Does the rise of artificial intelligence mean the death of the recruiter? 

Personnel Today – July 2016

Is technology a drain on productivity? 

PT Productivity – May 2016 

Breast milk shipping and frozen eggs – tackling female tech talent shortages or vendor selfishness? 

Diginomica September 2015

Social media engagement: building a more collaborative workforce 

Personnel Today – July 2015

Hitting the target with gamification

Personnel Today – May 2015

Skills shortages: savvy ways to survive the “Year of the Candidate”

Personnel Today – April 2015

The Talent Wave: Why Succession Planning Fails and What to Do About It

Book by David Clutterbuck. Contributed section on social media in HR

Use fun and gamification in selection, not just attraction

Recruiter Magazine – July 2013

Online gaming helps predict candidates future performance

CIPD Recruitment Conference Report – June 2013

Employers urged not to ‘kill the conversation’ on social media

People Management – February 2012