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High Growth, High Tech, All We Want Is High Touch...

The world is beckoning, "Come Tweet With Me!" MySpace, FaceBook, LinkedIn, Twitter have become household names in a span of a few years. The rate in which change happens used to be measured in decades, five year plans and terms of office. Now, we measure change in nano-seconds, or at least as fast as your last tweet. What is happening to the world of communication? I don't know if we should all be excited or mildly confused? We know we have grown into a community that wants it quicker, faster,… Continue

Added by Lisa Kaye on May 26, 2009 at 12:39pm — No Comments

Jobcasting with GE

A jobcast is an audio interview with an employer about their jobs & culture. This one is with GE for their leadership program called OMLP. Learn more at Jobs in… Continue

Added by Chris Russell on May 26, 2009 at 11:49am — No Comments

Did you know? allows us to make more placements. From Thomas F.X. Licari

Subject: Did you know? allows us to make more placements. From Thomas F.X. Licari

Free recruiting tip: How to create a new revenue stream and make more deals in a down economy - check out


Have you checked-out this new website I found, Go Fish is a recruiter candidate and job exchange website that will be a great benefit for all of us. The site is FREE and allows us to confidentially… Continue

Added by Thomas F.X. Licari on May 26, 2009 at 10:31am — No Comments

How to keep employee's busy??

excess staffing ....less staffing implications ??

ways and means to keep employees busy ??

if the employee's were asked to answer why aren't they busy ??

interpreting productivity implications and the employee stress or workout or satisfaction ?? ...and valuation of the employee.

evaluation of the following....

bonus'es ...thrift based gifts as perks both retain and keep the employee's busy ?? ...from the

point of cultural… Continue

Added by Ravi on May 25, 2009 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Big, Fat, Honkin Job Fair - Free to Employers and Job Seekers

If you want to give any of your clients a free booth at a major job fair supported by city government, charities, civic organizations and the media...Let me know...

It's a favor to them. And, sorry to repeat it, it is FREE.

Added by William David Hamilton on May 25, 2009 at 2:41pm — No Comments

So...If I gave you a way to speak with any hiring authority or Senior HR exec., would you care?

I'm not a recruiter right now. I once was. I may be again someday.

I remember that it was tough to get past gatekeepers and get the attention of hiring managers. I was good at it. But, it still S*%^ED.

So, I offered a recruiter a way to connect with virtually any senior HR executive or hiring manager using a very positive, non-threatening approach that virtually assured a face-to-face meeting. Interestingly, he declined. He didn't argue that the approach wouldn't work. He… Continue

Added by William David Hamilton on May 25, 2009 at 2:36pm — No Comments

Economies ...economic models ...self governace's in place

i would like to know of any countries that run a thrift based economic model or economy ??

Added by Ravi on May 25, 2009 at 1:49pm — No Comments

Is "SORRY" really the hardest word?

I love my football, I love my Carlton Football Club, and my mood on the days they play, effectively mirrors the way the team plays. I understand it is a game, but it is a release, an escape if you will. It is a great leveler, CEO's and Parliamentarians and truck drivers and people without a job, pensioners and students are all the same. It doesn't matter who you are, if you are personally invested (not so much financially) in some way. The ramifications of those 22 players (AFL team) has on… Continue

Added by Dan Nuroo on May 25, 2009 at 10:49am — No Comments

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Added by fathahul rabbani on May 24, 2009 at 3:12am — No Comments

How long can you last?

In one position I would jingle my car keys at about 7:00 p.m. letting my manager know I was finally leaving after working for twelve hours. At another company I would see people sitting at their desk playing on the internet to look like they were working - staying as long as they could for political reasons. I heard employees arguing about how early they came in and that they stayed later than everyone else, but yet they still had nothing to do. Why is it in some corporate cultures sitting in… Continue

Added by Tina M. on May 22, 2009 at 5:30pm — 4 Comments

Rip-off report

Does anyone have any good companies that can remove rip off report from Google searches? My company had petty person, write negative information about us. (We just made INC 500). It is the second to come up on Google searches, and it leads a bad reputation for a great company.

Please let me know!

Thank you

Kayla Goodhue

Added by Kayla Goodhue on May 22, 2009 at 5:14pm — 2 Comments

Video Resumes

The vote is still out on the advantages of having and sending video resumes. I have read many articles on this subject and the decision is pretty much split right down the middle as to whether they offer a real benefit as opposed to a traditional resume. I have diligently completed a Visual CV as well as profiles on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. I am socially networked and totally Googleable… do I really need another web presence to drive people to find/contact/reach… Continue

Added by Leslie Mason on May 22, 2009 at 11:52am — No Comments

The Client Side - I........uh.............I make cold calls. There I said it.

In a conversation over the last week on RBC the subject of cold calling came up. One responder said that cold calling is unprofessional. Now to this person's defense, they were saying that they believe warm calls are more professional and that you should know something about who you are calling before you call. As I spent much of the past week cold calling, I chuckled some and thought a little about this conversation and perspective. My perspective is that this is an apples and oranges kind of… Continue

Added by Todd Kmiec on May 22, 2009 at 9:42am — 1 Comment

Are you Fullfilled in your life? Does your work life have purpose?

Hello to all,

I sincerely hope you are having a great day.

I am back from the gym and completed most if not all my weekly goals and getting ready for my mastermind call with Jason Larson, ( and I am inspired by what lies ahead of my day, my week, my month, my year....... My (our) Life!

I wanted to share an exercise I recently adopted into my daily routine, which is called "MORNING QUESTIONS", which is part of a program I am doing (… Continue

Added by Brian K. Johnston on May 22, 2009 at 9:30am — No Comments

Phone Interview Tips

Employers use telephone interviews as a way of identifying and recruiting candidates for employment. Phone interviews are often used to screen candidates in order to narrow the pool of applicants who will be invited for in-person interviews. They are also used as a way to minimize the expenses involved in interviewing out-of-town candidates. If you are lucky you will have a predetermined time for a phone interview, but other calls might come… Continue

Added by Kunin Associates on May 22, 2009 at 8:56am — No Comments

Forbes wants people to reinvent their careers

Eight people who were once big earners before seeing pink are profiled by Forbes as an indicator that anyone can reinvent themselves and become more fulfilled.

We see a Senior Vice President at Wellpoint who refused to relo from New Hampshire to Indiana - and the company acquiesced; a web development consultant who fiddles with code on his cell while the barber trims his locks;… Continue

Added by Steve Levy on May 22, 2009 at 8:45am — No Comments

Job openings for Siebel Professionals @ Capgemini Mumbai

Job openings for Siebel Professionals @ Capgemini

Below are the details for your reference.

**Job Responsibilities for Siebel EAI:

• Minimum 3 years of Siebel EAI experience with knowledge on MQ series and webservices

• High knowledge on configuring Integration Objects, Data Mappers; good knowledge on SOAP concepts, XML and web services

• Experience on workflow and scripting is a must.

• Experience on designing real time interface is a… Continue

Added by Ritesh on May 22, 2009 at 8:30am — No Comments

Candidate Data Theft - On the Increase

At Pan Eight Consulting, we have worked with a number of clients who have experienced candidate or customer data theft in some shape or form.

The economic downturn is leading to an increase in data theft, with recruitment agencies the worst hit sector and most susceptible.

Increasing competition for a diminishing number of client job offers among agencies is causing a rise in data theft.

Based on a recent survey, among recruiters, three quarters of data… Continue

Added by Pan Eight Consulting on May 21, 2009 at 7:26pm — No Comments

Campaigning for people to lose jobs. Shame media

I rarely get up on my soap box, but man.. this has really annoyed me.

I love my football, I love my sport, I love hearing about it, I love reading about it and basically I cannot get enough. However this month, there has been a couple of issues arising which really sticks in my craw.... (where is my craw by the way?)

Anyway, in the media here, there seems to be a pre-occupation with people losing their jobs, specifically coaches of football clubs. Aren't we in a recession?… Continue

Added by Dan Nuroo on May 21, 2009 at 6:42pm — No Comments

Tough Time for Nurse Grads

It saddens me that there are many recent grads in healthcare and that few facilities are willing to give them an opportunity. While I do understand that it's a matter of investing time and money into someone who may take off within months, healthcare is sorely in need of nurses. Few nurses are interested in teaching because teaching does not pay as well as other areas of nursing, so though there may be men and women interested in becoming nurses getting into nursing school is not easy. Although… Continue

Added by Patricia Craig on May 21, 2009 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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