When results matter

Zero Entropy Networks


ZEN is a learning and development company which specialises in the training of recruitment consultants and managers.

ZEN Vision

To raise the standard of the quality of recruitment training provision within the industry.

To empower consultants to have a longer term, more successful career and to value themselves and the service they provide to their customers.

To support recruitment companies and help them retain a team of long term staff members who contribute significantly to the overall financial success of the business.

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Jeremy Snell

ZEN: Founder and Principal Trainer

Experience: 16 years working in the recruitment industry

Jeremy has spent sixteen years working in the recruitment industry with eleven years hands-on billing, managing and growing teams. Jeremy also has 5 years experience as a recruitment trainer, including working within the world’s largest recruitment company.

Jeremy prides himself on his proven track record to motivate and empower recruitment consultants and having trained over 6500 consultants to date, he’s built up an enviable following.

Jeremy’s founding principles and learning and development tools have been shaped around his own experiences as a recruitment consultant and executive search specialist. It’s his personal understanding that enables him to strike at the core and engage others in the recruitment industry.

Jeremy’s high standards and rigorous approach to applying process see him deliver bottom-line results for the recruitment businesses he works, time and time again. Jeremy has used his vast experience and deep level of understanding recruiters and their job to develop the Company’s product range.

His training style is: Inspirational, engaging, animated, intuitive, empathetic, challenging, thought provoking and innovative.

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Kirstie Bend

ZEN: Director of Operations

Experience: Experienced recruiter and business manager

As co-founder of ZEN Kirstie is passionate about training and passionate about recruitment. As you would expect, Kirstie has done the front line job of a recruiter. This gives her a genuine empathy with the businesses that engage ZEN and the delegates who attend training. Having always been involved in running successful businesses, Kirstie has an eye for detail.

Now responsible for ensuring that the business delivers from an operational perspective, Kirstie has to ensure that from enquiry through to post training follow up that all goes smoothly. All of the materials that you see in training have been designed and developed by Kirstie, combining her recruitment knowledge with her impecible attention to detail. If it is important that training sticks and has a tangible impact on the business well after the event, then you need high quality support material.