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James Reed is the Chairman of REED – Britain’s biggest and best-known recruitment brand and the largest family-owned recruitment company in the world.

James is a regular media commentator on work and labour market issues, with recent appearances including BBC News, Sky News, BBC Radio 2 and The Apprentice. He has contributed insight to a wide range of publications including the Financial Times, Harvard Business Review and the Sunday Times.

James is also the author of three books, The 7-Second CV: How to Land the Interview, Why You? 101 Interview Questions You’ll Never Fear Again and Put Your Mindset to Work, which he co-authored with Dr. Paul Stoltz.

Books by James Reed

The Happy Recruiter

The insider's guide to becoming a well rewarded and fulfilled recruiter, from the UK's best known authority on recruitment.

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The 7 Second CV

Advice on how to land that job from the Chairman of REED, Britain’s most prominent and best-known recruitment company.

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Why You?

The secrets to excelling at interview, direct from top interviewers and recruiters

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