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Recruiter proves it's both cool and profitable to "give a sh*t"

TalentWeb has grown exponentially since embracing a 'business for purpose' philosophy, with a best place to work ranking proving that profit and purpose can exist successfully, says CEO Colin Fannon.

"We have grown exponentially since we have really focused our attention on this purpose about wanting to use business as a force for good," he tells Shortlist.

The company had set a goal to double in size over three years, but will have achieved that within 18 months, Fannon says. "That's top, middle, bottom, headcount, panels, pretty much everything we can use metrics against!

"We're on track to do 30% EBIT improvement this year, probably more, and that's on the back of 26% last year."

Headquartered in Sydney, it is preparing to open an office in Melbourne in July, and Brisbane later this year...

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