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Feisty Friday - Where Does Responsibility Lie?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Keith D. Halperin Mar 26. 1 Reply

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Keith D. Halperin replied to Nick Lagos's discussion 'Feisty Friday - Where Does Responsibility Lie?'
"Thanks, Nick. If you want "engagement": buy 'em a ring.... :)"
Mar 26
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Feisty Friday - Where Does Responsibility Lie?

Gallup finds companies choose the wrong candidates (talent / skills) 82% of the time. They drew their conclusions by studying hundreds of organizations, measuring 27M employee engagements & 2.5M+ work units over the past 20 yrs. Gallup concluded, MANAGERS account for at least 70% (est.) of variance in employee…See More
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Feisty Friday - Where Does Responsibility Lie?

Gallup finds companies choose the wrong candidates (talent / skills) 82% of the time. They drew their conclusions by studying hundreds of organizations, measuring 27M employee engagements & 2.5M+ work units over the past 20 yrs. Gallup concluded, MANAGERS account for at least 70% (est.) of variance in employee…See More
Mar 21
Nick Lagos commented on Myles Phelps's blog post 'Not Every Social Network is Created Equal'
"lol...  guess I stand corrected..."
Feb 15
Nick Lagos commented on Myles Phelps's blog post 'Not Every Social Network is Created Equal'
"@Keith From a purely day-to-day Tactical perspective I agree.  Landing wholesale "buttage" in seats NOW, requires all the tools recruiters have at their disposal in measured proportion based on the audience they need to reach and…"
Feb 13
Nick Lagos commented on Myles Phelps's blog post 'Not Every Social Network is Created Equal'
"Partitioning Social Media is absolutely necessary in my view.  How one partitions however is a matter of personal preference based on your goals for SM.  Too many "gray's for me to get hung up on etiquette  and believe…"
Feb 12
Matt Charney liked Nick Lagos's blog post Agency Recruiters "Censored!" LinkedIn Awash in "Tombstone Epitaphs!"
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Agency Recruiters "Censored!" LinkedIn Awash in "Tombstone Epitaphs!"

Recent changes to LinkedIn's feature-set whereby "Company Pages" are afforded In-Profile  Activity Feed's (like Facebook's "Update Status"), but "Member Profile Pages" no longer enjoy the feature, "Censor" Agency Recruiters for 2 key reasons.  First: The vast majority of Agency Recruiters are solo operators whose "Value…See More
Feb 12

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Agency Recruiters "Censored!" LinkedIn Awash in "Tombstone Epitaphs!"

Posted on February 12, 2014 at 1:29pm 0 Comments

Recent changes to LinkedIn's feature-set whereby "Company Pages" are afforded In-Profile  Activity Feed's (like Facebook's "Update Status"), but "Member Profile Pages" no longer enjoy the feature, "Censor" Agency Recruiters for 2 key reasons.…

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LinkedIn, Maintaining Relevance, or Downward Slide!

Posted on January 30, 2014 at 8:55am 10 Comments

Recently, I noticed the "Activity" feed on my LinkedIn Profile Page was no longer visible to me or my visitors.  Initially, I assumed a "bug" took hold so I reported the malady to LinkedIn, only to find the omission was intentional.

Technical support offered no reason but to say "Activity feeds have been…

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Industry Leader Reports Study Findings- "Recruiters are Lazy Uncaring Dolts!"

Posted on May 21, 2013 at 5:30am 8 Comments

Much hoopla accompanied the publishing of a "Study" the popular Job Board TheLadders made public back in March 2012.  They titled their report "Keeping an eye on recruiter behavior".  Sounded  a bit…

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Recruiting is a game of failure.

Posted on April 17, 2012 at 10:30am 83 Comments

Ike Davis, 1st baseman for the NY Mets hit his 2nd home run this year, a 3 run homer against the Atlanta Braves last night, possibly reversing a “slow start” to his season in grand fashion.  To wit, Gary Cohen, one of my favorite sports announcers of all time commented (paraphrase here) “Ike handles both his successes and failures the same way, his demeanor does not change, he’s got the perfect personality for Major League Baseball”. 

He went on to say “After all, baseball…

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Do You Live Outside Your Comfort Zone?

Posted on October 12, 2011 at 12:00pm 8 Comments

I’ve seen it before, but didn’t recognize it for what it was at the time.

 

On my own at an early age and scrambling one month for a fourth roommate to split rent, serendipity

delivered a guy, let’s call him Will, who had that “spark” so hard to identify with when the uncertainty of daily sustenance overshadows all else.

 

At the time, three teens living in a rented “Animal House” of sorts, not unlike I imagine sorority houses dotting the lanscape back in the…

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At 9:00pm on November 14, 2010, pam claughton said…
Hi Nick,
Thanks for the nice comments! Am happy to connect here. :)
At 2:28pm on May 9, 2008, Jeffrey K. Radt said…
Thanks for taking the time to put together such a thoughful and in-depth response. You touched upon several key points that I agree with. Let's stay in touch and keep the lines of communication open on this front.
At 6:24pm on May 5, 2008, Bill Vick said…
Hi Nick and welcome to RecruitingBlogs. I've found it to be a good resource for sharing and learning. Please let me know how I can help you in using it.

I'd like to invite you to join us here at the XtremeRecruiting.tv group.

http://www.recruitingblogs.com/group/xtremerecruiting

We are a growing network of recruiters pursuing excellence and would value your input.
 
 
 

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