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Is Your Resume Going to Stand Out?

No matter what the pundits say about the shrinking unemployment rate, it seems like it's harder than ever to find a good job.Unfortunately, the new standard method of uploading your resume online doesn't make it any easier to get your resume noticed among the hundreds of competing documents that recruiters and…See More
Jun 29
Dave posted a blog post

Market Your Recruiting Skills

With millions of Americans still looking to get a leg-up in the American workforce, it should not come as a surprise that many recruiters have a vested interest in filling many positions nationwide.Part of being a good recruiter is having skills in the marketing department. Sure, your main goal is to fill jobs,…See More
Jun 26
Matt Charney liked Dave's blog post Does Your Job Board Need a Membership Package?
Jun 26
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Jun 9
Dave posted a blog post

Is a Career Change in the Cards?

Changing careers can be an exciting but scary prospect.If you have been feeling burned out at your current occupation, it may be time for a change to give you that excitement for your career. However, you may not want to start all over back at entry-level in your new career either for pay or for responsibility.The…See More
Jun 9
Dave posted a blog post

Recruiting the Best IT Help in Today's Technological World

Recruiting for IT assistance is hardest when you're first building your IT team and you don't yet have any experienced IT professionals on staff.The challenges are myriad, but they can be overcome by progressing along your recruitment journey in an organized, savvy way.Here are the…See More
May 29
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Why Should Someone Work for Your Company?

When it's time to hire someone new for your company, you'll need to turn your attention to writing a job description.An effective job description is a key part of attracting the right candidate for your job. A well-written description provides a short introduction to both the role and your company, letting…See More
May 19
FitSmallBusiness.com commented on Dave's blog post 'Reputation Management on the Job Boards'
"This is from an interview with Kevin Walker of Indeedwhere he talks about reputation management. What are some of the other best practices for marketing positions to find the best employees? Taking ownership of your reputation as an employer is…"
May 6
Dave posted a blog post

Weed Out the Bad Resumes

When it comes to recruiting the best workers out there, are you truly taking the time to get the top talent?While the answer to that question is yes for many employers, others will not always spend the needed time and resources to find the brightest workers. In those cases, it is not uncommon for the employer and/or recruiter…See More
Apr 21
Katrina Kibben liked Dave's blog post Is Your Job Board a Good Recruiting Vehicle?
Mar 30
A blog post by Dave was featured

Is Your Job Board a Good Recruiting Vehicle?

Running an online job board can be very rewarding, but only if you have a steady flow of traffic to your site.Unfortunately, data aggregators and social media are expanding the job recruiting market, which is a growing threat for many online job boards.If you're job board is feeling…See More
Mar 30
Dave posted a blog post

Is Your Job Board a Good Recruiting Vehicle?

Running an online job board can be very rewarding, but only if you have a steady flow of traffic to your site.Unfortunately, data aggregators and social media are expanding the job recruiting market, which is a growing threat for many online job boards.If you're job board is feeling…See More
Mar 27
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Key-in on Getting the Best Recruits

In the game that is known as recruiting, putting yourself out there so that countless job applicants want you as their main go-to recruiter can be both an effort and time-consuming. Then again, isn’t that part of the deal that goes with being a recruiter?To be the best recruiter possible (whether you work for a recruiting…See More
Mar 24
Dave commented on Dave's blog post 'Don't Waste Time with Silly Interview Questions'
"Bryant, I guess the standard "Where do you see yourself in five years?" question is a thing of the past. I was asked one time what my favorite hobbies were and I mentioned sports at the top of the list. I guess the person interviewing me…"
Mar 19
Bryant Bush commented on Dave's blog post 'Don't Waste Time with Silly Interview Questions'
"This is a popular topic right now.... http://www.siop.org/article_view.aspx?article=1368"
Mar 19

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Dave's Blog

Is Your Resume Going to Stand Out?

Posted on June 29, 2015 at 10:32pm 0 Comments

No matter what the pundits say about the shrinking unemployment rate, it seems like it's harder than ever to find a good job.

Unfortunately, the new standard method of uploading your resume online doesn't make it any easier to get your resume noticed among the hundreds of competing…

Continue

Market Your Recruiting Skills

Posted on June 26, 2015 at 1:00pm 0 Comments

With millions of Americans still looking to get a leg-up in the American workforce, it should not come as a surprise that many recruiters have a vested interest in filling many positions nationwide.

Part of being a good recruiter is having skills in the marketing department. Sure,…

Continue

Online Resumes Should Stand Out to Recruiters

Posted on June 25, 2015 at 12:25pm 0 Comments

Recruiters sift through tons of resumes looking for that perfect candidate.

It's hard with the prolific amount of online resumes, and if you want a recruiter to take notice of you, you've got to have your online resume have that special something that makes it stand…

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Does Your Job Board Need a Membership Package?

Posted on June 24, 2015 at 11:43pm 0 Comments

There are differing viewpoints on the wisdom of charging fees for membership packages on job boards.

Job board owners are constantly on the lookout for more streams of revenue, including charging per ad or charging for membership packages. But starting a membership package…

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