"The phenomenon of ‘sourcing’ is something that we don’t really have in the UK... I would never think of employing an external company to generate names for me... I mean, isn’t that part of MY job? As soon as I’m too…"
"For my hands-free desk solution I currently use Jabra BT5020
It comes with 2 parts... you bluetooth basestation that plugs into your phone socket, and a discrete bluetooth headset...
Can't beat the feeling of standing up and pitching with the…"
It’s frustrating when people don’t realise that recruitment is one of the purest forms of sales… but then again, I can understand why when more than half the recruitment industry simply post an advert, search an online CV…"
"Thanks for the input Jerry... I definitely think that this topic has the potential to spawn some interesting replies from the members here!
I do agree with what you’re saying... I think it is one of those things where you just have to do it…"
"Hi Leah. Your post gives me several interesting topics to choose from. I'm hoping this might start several conversations here.
Where to begin? How about - have at it! Your enthusiasm for the staffing arts is evident. Sounds like you've…"
I’m a little curious about this for the reasons below... and for those with exposure to both sides of the coin, how in your opinion does recruiting into the US Market vary from the UK Market?The reason I ask is, because I’m facing a little quandary... after spending a few months out in the US, I’m now back in the UK and based here recruiting... in simple terms, what I do is all Silicon Valley type stuff for which there’s also a market in the UK and EuropeI’m currently receiving some outstanding…See More
"Looks moderately interesting as a stream to offload candidates those excellent candidates that are sat on your desk but you're without any of the usual 25% avenues to send them down...
Seems that it's only referrals that can join however…"
"I've been a victim to this too...
Within my whole network on Wednesday morning I had 17.5 million connections... between the hours of 11am and 1pm, my connections dropped to 13.95 million... later in the day, the connections had been restored…"
Thanks for your input. I tried to ping you via internal email but failed miserably... still new here and there's no PM by member name function, it's all email based - or so it appears...
What you described sounds like just the…"
Several vendors offer the Google Maps integration (us included, however we require that the end-user customer become a Google customer to use it, at least at the moment), and the Google geo API does do exactly as you describe- takes a…"
Thank you for your response.
Bullhorn looks like one of the stronger choices of Recruitment ATS on the market right now. It wasn’t clear from the site whether it offered the functionality I’m looking for, however but…"
"Ah. The old faithful personality profile test!
These generally give an overall idea to the kind of individual you are, to narrow it down to a couple of particular questions… well, it doesn’t hinge on a couple of questions its just the…"
Hi all,Still pretty new here but figured this might be the most appropriate forum to put this question on as there seems to be more than a few clued up individuals!I’m looking for an ATS or a CRM that has the ability to map candidates and clients to an actual geographical location on a map, by using their zip / postal code. I’ve been searching high and low and haven’t managed to find one that has what appears to be a relatively easy to function to integrate, at least from a developer’s point of…See More
"Thanks for the input Dan.
I’ll be one of the first to admit that my services aren’t going to be of any relevance or interest to you currently if you’ve got an easy position to fill or one that falls outside my technical…"
"I would appreciate any advice you wanted to send our way Dan!
I like your notion that a researched call is a good call... experience means I can list teams, current and ex-staff and much more when I speak with an in-house function and firmly…"
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