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Great Article!

Hi Dan!

I so agree that we have to understand how vulnerable people are when they put themselves 'out there', so-to-speak. One thing I do with my candidates when I have to deliver nebulous feedback is to give a relationship analogy. Relationships - dating/interviewing, etc., are about chemistry - if it doesn't click, it is not the fault of either party, but simply an unexplainable feeling. When I explain disinterested feedback in that way, people seem to take it… Continue

Added by Deborah Kantor on October 19, 2009 at 11:55am — No Comments

Can job boards truly be ‘Web 2.0′?

At their core, most job boards are series of one-way communications: employer posts a job; job seeker responds to employer; employer does (or doesn’t) respond to job seeker. Each communication is distinct and separated by both time and method – some might even say fragmented.

Compare to a blog, social networking site, or Twitter: you send out a communication – and built into your communication are methods for readers to respond, as well as the expectation they will; readers DO… Continue

Added by Jeff Dickey-Chasins on October 19, 2009 at 9:39am — No Comments Acquires

I love days when I can share good news and today is one of them.

I am happy to be able announce that has acquired and even more excited about being able to work with Laurie Ruettimann. Laurie has a great spirit and she knows how to make things work. If you have not been to her… Continue

Added by Slouch on October 19, 2009 at 7:00am — 10 Comments

The Hub - Focus

Okay, Okay, I know that I have not posted in the last couple of weeks. In my experience, blogging is something that you need to get into the habit of doing and once you do it regularly, you will enjoy it. If you don't do it regularly, then you find it hard to start again!

I have experienced a couple of similar scenario's recently.

1) Walking

Last winter, when I started working at a regular office again, within 2 miles from home, I was… Continue

Added by Jonny Hiles on October 19, 2009 at 5:47am — No Comments

Fridays: Lost and (hope to be) Soon Forgotten

Sunday night you gear up for Monday. Packed the computer - check. Car keys are in place - check. Employee Badge in purse - check. We plan and schedule the most important meetings beginning of the week so we can then plan on spending the latter part of the week "catching up".

Mondays are always buzzing around with people chugging down coffee by the gallons asking others what they did over the weekend. Then comes Wednesday, hump day, and things… Continue

Added by Tina M. on October 16, 2009 at 5:44pm — 1 Comment

Nashville Job Seekers Get Break

Those with jobs in Nashville got a small break as Tennessee's employment rate slightly declined. Go to to find Nashville jobs.

The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development recently announced that the state's unemployment rate declined .2 percent, from 10.7 percent during August to 10.5 percent during… Continue

Added by Cheezhead on October 16, 2009 at 4:47pm — No Comments

Six bottom-line best practices in recruiting

Recruiting strategies may flex and change with economic conditions and in reaction to competitors in the market. But there are certain best practices that are a constant benefit to every organization that adheres to them, whether the economy is up or down. Recruiting excellence has a direct, and positive, impact on the bottom line. Increasing revenue per employee and saving turnover costs are two important benefits. Here are six recruiting best practices that will make a measureable difference… Continue

Added by Kathleen Quinn Votaw on October 16, 2009 at 9:48am — 3 Comments

Are you a Gold Recruiter?

Recruiting is a highly competitive sport. All external recruiters reach for the top, hoping to become finally recognized as a Gold Recruiter.

Recruiting is probably not much of a team sport, based on my observations from a corporate HR desk. Perhaps it is a function of the general reward system, with commissions linked to placement. Perform well and you get paid well.

The competition suggests there are a lot of recruiters. Entry levels are relatively low. This is evident… Continue

Added by Charles Van Heerden on October 16, 2009 at 4:26am — 4 Comments

Top 7 Mistakes that "Star" Recruiters do & "Good" recruiters dont

If you are a recruiter, and even if you are a star recruiter, make sure that you dont do the below mentioned mistakes as part of your recruitment process. They are criminal and not excusable. Just because your time to fill and cost to fill metrics are good does not mean that you can get away messing up with the process and system.

1. Not entering the data into the Applicant Tracking System.

Lot of so called star recruiters hide behind the excuse that data entry is too tedious… Continue

Added by Kiran Gali on October 16, 2009 at 4:25am — 7 Comments

Excited about our feature printed in Recruiter

I had to share this with you all. has just ran a main feature about PeopleMaps' new product.

It talks about how Employers are able to receive unlimited access to a free online psychometric profiling service from PeopleMaps.

Now that's a very cool idea, don't you think?

Added by Martin Gibbons on October 16, 2009 at 3:28am — No Comments

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Added by nataliap392 on October 16, 2009 at 1:39am — No Comments

Job Opportunity for IT Recruiters and HR Executives

Job Opportunity for IT Recruiters and HR Executives


Vault Information Technologies is hiring IT Recruiters and HR Executives with 2 to 5 years of experience for Bangalore Location.

Please send your updated profiles to

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Added by Arjun on October 15, 2009 at 7:54pm — No Comments


"Experience is not what happens to you, it is what you do with what happens to you."
~ Aldous Huxley

" When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place."

"Everyone is gifted.. Some just open the package sooner."

" Can't never could, and won't never will."
~Frank Gilford

Added by Frank Gilford on October 15, 2009 at 12:34pm — No Comments


At Elite Medical Personnel or EMP, we strive to provide our clients with the most gifted and talented medical professionals in the industry, the elite. We work hard to match our clients and candidates very carefully, and this is why we can offer an unheard of ONE YEAR GUARANTEE! Too often in this business people get over looked, they are no longer seen as human beings but as resumes. This is why we have taken a different approach. We believe in fewer clients, fewer candidates and more personal… Continue

Added by Frank Gilford on October 15, 2009 at 12:33pm — No Comments

Elite Medical Personnel Job Posting

As a Headhunter, I spend a lot of time communicating with various healthcare businesses and professionals. We talk about the direction the healthcare industry is going and current job availability.

For some time now I have had the pleasure to work with several well established healthcare facilities in the state of Texas. Below you find a list of current available job openings. If you see something that is of interest to you or you may know of someone that might be interested in one of the… Continue

Added by Frank Gilford on October 15, 2009 at 12:29pm — No Comments

Are your dreams meeting with your reality?

(Originally posted on

When I was a little kid, I dreamed of climbing the corporate ladder in my pinstripe suit and stiletto heels. I wanted nothing more than to be toughest, no nonsense attorney in a top law firm and live in a high rise apartment in Manhattan with my CEO husband and our glamorous life of jet setting weekends to Europe and dinner parties with the other fabulous people.

Well, at least that is who I wanted to play on TV. You see,… Continue

Added by Sarah White on October 15, 2009 at 11:40am — 7 Comments

Latest Jobcasts on Jobs in Pods

Recruiting with New Media is still in its infancy but here are some hip employers who are doing just that and reaping the rewards. Jobs in Pods features over the phone interviews with your employees about what its like to work there.

* Nestle Purina’s Human Resources Management Trainee Program

*… Continue

Added by Chris Russell on October 15, 2009 at 10:50am — No Comments

$#IT Happens

I write a lot from the Recruiter point of view, but I had one of those weeks, which changed my mindset for a while.

I've had to make a number of calls to unsuccessful candidates. As a job to do... that sucks.. but you know what?.. I'm sure it doesn't suck as much as taking the call.

Going for a job is a brave thing to do. You're putting yourself out there to be judged by others. Baring your soul, putting your future in someone else's hands to decide on. Like those people… Continue

Added by Dan Nuroo on October 15, 2009 at 9:54am — 8 Comments

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Added by Edward Jackson on October 15, 2009 at 9:29am — No Comments

Find Job-Seeking MBAs from Top Business Schools on Twitter

Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter are extremely valuable hiring tools with today’s growing desire for instant information and dependency on networking. Facebook and LinkedIn fulfill the networking dependency. Twitter is better for delivering instant information.

Twitter has grown over 1000% in the last year – mainly b/c of the celebrity presence. But this doesn’t mean it can’t be used as an effective… Continue

Added by Ryan Pratt on October 14, 2009 at 3:51pm — No Comments

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