On the Radar: Friday, February 8th, 2008
Off the WRAL Local Tech Wire:
Cisco Looks to Train 360,000 Engineers
Cisco’s visionary John Chambers foresees global demand for high-speed networking, video conferencing and other net technologies exploding over the next few years. And the networking giant’s chairman/CEO is ramping up training efforts to meet expected need for engineers to install, maintain and run…
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I have been working in a sales capacity throughout Asia for over 25 years. I have a vast amount of connections at every level within the Semiconductor Industry. If there any recruiters out there who would like to collaborate or receive my assistance in any way I would welcome their contact. During my career I have been an expat in Hong Kong, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan, Singapore and Spain. I have worked in all the Asian regions that have a semiconductor base including China, Japan, Thailand. My…Continue
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On the Radar: Thursday, February 7th, 2008
Interesting read in the Minnesota Daily:
The bubble of social networks is starting to burst.
Research released from Internet research firm ComScore Jan. 23 confirmed that the top two social networks, Facebook and MySpace, both saw their traffic decline by double-digit percents.
The research, conducted in November and December, surveyed browsing habits of more…
Added by Dave Mendoza on February 7, 2008 at 8:50pm — No Comments
February may give birth to “Super Tuesday” each year, but there’s another political process that takes place 365 days a year in corporations across the globe that is equally interesting to me.
Of course, I’m referring to the politics of Sales Professionals (and…Continue
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I joined this site because of an invitation by someone from SixDegrees at LinkedIn.com.
You can see my company here:
You can see my (rather ancient) personal site here:
I exist in a number of other places on the Internet, have written articles,
etc. It is easy to find me with "Google" and find out what is going
on with me.
I am very much hoping to get myself…
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Recruitment advertising in the UK crept up in January, according to the born Job Advertising Index, but only just. The index experienced only a one point rise, up to 90 points from 89 points in December. Surprised? I was.
I’d expected to see a far more significant…Continue
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On the Radar: Wednesday, February 6th, 2008
In keeping with its mandate to gather intelligence, the CIA is watching YouTube.
U.S. spies, now under the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), are looking increasingly online for intelligence; they have become major consumers of social media.
"We're looking at YouTube, which carries some unique and honest-to-goodness intelligence," said Doug…
Added by Amitai Givertz on February 6, 2008 at 11:30pm — No Comments
A recent article I read .
Let's fantasize about what it would be like to take maybe a month off (or, since we are dreaming, maybe even two) just to do succession planning. It would be a time frame when no jobs are assigned, and you have a complete focus on finding candidates for jobs that are not yet open.
At Brown Shoe Company, we have established a program to do this. We call it the "Strategic Month." Each corporate recruiter doing full-cycle…
Added by tom on February 6, 2008 at 1:27pm — No Comments
A REAL ESTATE SALESMAN AND HIS BOSS
A Real Estate Salesman had just closed his first deal, only to discover that the piece of land he had sold was completely under water.
“That customer’s going to come back here pretty mad,” he said to his boss. “Should I give him his money back?”
“Money back?” roared the boss. “What kind of a Salesman are you!?! Get out there and sell him a houseboat!”
I have a contract position open in Memphis, TN, for a RedPrairie WMS contractor with Oracle 8i, 9i or 10G DB experience and PL/SQL. Please let me know if you have anyone that would be interested in hearing about this position. Thank you.
|Linda Winfield, CPC, CTS|
Added by Linda Winfield on February 6, 2008 at 10:19am — No Comments
The latest born podcast is out now. Digital recruiting news this week: TMP releases an employer branding whitepaper, we interview Tim Elkington (Enhance Media) and Monster’s US index takes a tumble.
All this news, and more, this week on…Continue
This is a list of my current "hot jobs" open here in the Houston area as of February 6th, 2008. Feel free to contact me directly about these to discuss more in detail.
Kent Sims - Recruiting Supervisor
Technical Writer with Oil Drilling experience (3 months, possibly longer)
.NET / C# Developer (open ended - long term/perm conversion possible)
Added by Kent Sims on February 6, 2008 at 9:51am — No Comments