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Head of Compensation Search

POSITION TITLE: Head of Compensation

LOCATION: Southwest, US

THE COMPANY: Confidential

Our client is a multi-billion dollar organization.


Reporting to the Vice President Total Rewards, this role will have the responsibility for setting strategy for the design, implementation and delivery of well integrated compensation plans for all of the organization. This highly collaborative executive will… Continue

Added by Julie Stiller on August 18, 2009 at 10:14am — No Comments

Do you have time to be Bo Jackson - A two career star?

Here's a quiz for you - name as many dual sports athletes as you can:

Deion Sanders football and baseball star.

Jim Brown was stellar in football and considered one of the greatest lacrosse players.

Charlie Ward played basketball and football.

Jackie Joyner-Kersee ran track and was a great basketball player.

Shaun White does snowboarding and skateboarding and dominates his sports.

Jackie Robinson dominated athletics at UCLA -… Continue

Added by Duane Roberts on August 18, 2009 at 12:21am — No Comments

Mad Libs for Mad Recruiters

Let's have some fun today and do Mad Libs. You remember this little game? Your family did them on long road trips in the car, leaving from the East Coast and driving ALL the way to Wally World. Just fill in the blanks.


I have been in Corporate Recruiting for _________ (# of years/months). My boss does not have a Recruiting background. In fact he/she had a worked in the __________ (industry/profession).

How did he/she get the job as VP of Recruiting you… Continue

Added by Michael Glenn on August 17, 2009 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Recruitment, The Times They Are A-Changin'

Come gather 'round recruiters

Wherever you roam

And admit that the technologies

Around you have grown

And accept it that soon

You'll be tweeting, and not so much working the phone

If your billable return to you

Is worth savin'.

Then you better start social networkn'

Or you'll sink like a stone

For the times they are a-changin'.

Come sourcers and researchers

Who connect on LinkedIn

And cast your referrals… Continue

Added by Paul Jacobs on August 17, 2009 at 10:30pm — 19 Comments

Big Shoes Leave Lasting Footprints!

Do you remember what you had for breakfast yesterday? What about lunch? These are little things and you may or may not remember the answers to these two questions.

Now, do you remember your first car? Your first date? The birth of your first child? These are big things and will have a lasting footprint on your life. How do we make ourselves so BIG, so memorable to people around us. Here are few ideas;

1. Differentiation: Separate yourself from competitors. If they are… Continue

Added by Alex Putman on August 17, 2009 at 10:27pm — 1 Comment

Recruiters: The Sportscasters of Industry

Everyone has an opinion on Recruiting, all levels of a company, and pretty much anyone you meet just on the street. It's always puzzled me yet somehow made sense. Something occurred to me. Recruiters are mostly trespassers.

We are interlopers, we hang out in communities we don't really belong in don't we? We exude expert knowledge in industries we haven't actually worked in. We advise people on career choices in industries we watch yet in the majority of cases haven't participated… Continue

Added by Dan Nuroo on August 17, 2009 at 7:01pm — 4 Comments

Deal Maker or Deal Breaker, Which are you?

Everybody works hard but only a select few are known as great closers. Over the past 10 years my teams have placed 15,000 candidates into new jobs/positions with clients for fees over $500M.

Here are some of the the things that I teach and have witnessed as helping to make a great closer:

- Closers close all the time, every chance they get

- Closers are not cocky, they are good

- Closers are great at listening to their clients and candidates and understand the… Continue

Added by Craig Silverman on August 17, 2009 at 4:00pm — 6 Comments

Referrals to Recruiters Specializing in the Real Estate Sector

I'm looking for referrals to successful recruiters specializing in placing executives (VP level) within the real estate sector. Ideally, placing in the NC metro area. Thanks!

Added by Jamie Schwartz on August 17, 2009 at 12:44pm — No Comments

The Perfect Corporate Recruiting Org Chart

Added by Michael Glenn on August 17, 2009 at 11:41am — 6 Comments

I-Phone Developer - DE

Hi Partners,

We have an urgent requirement to be filled out for the following position. Kindly forward any of your consultants who fit the bill.

Position: I-Phone Developer

Location: DE; local will be given preference

Length: 6+ Months

Industry: Financial

Can take H1B on this


3 to 4 years in OBJC

1 year I-Phone development (SDK) - REQUIRED

5 to 6 years J2SE / J2EE (7 to 8 on skill level)

5 to 6 years… Continue

Added by RT on August 17, 2009 at 11:20am — No Comments

Effective Performance Reviews

Richard comes to you asking for a raise. You think to yourself, what has Richard been doing this past year? You remember the one project that you almost lost due to his mistake, but you also forgot the 2 deals he was crucial in closing. A properly planned out performance review will help you get through this situation.

The purpose of a performance review is to define a clear basis for wage increases, promotions, disciplinary action and… Continue

Added by Kunin Associates on August 17, 2009 at 9:33am — No Comments

Custom Dissertation Help to get 2:1 standard or A+

Nowadays each student while writing dissertation or during their course work they will obviously need Dissertation Help which will not be offered in a right manner by all the custom dissertation writing service providers. If you are really in need of custom dissertation writing helpers especially the genuine expert writers then all you have to do is just visit to then all your dissertation… Continue

Added by Kelly Black on August 17, 2009 at 3:38am — No Comments

The Three W's of Online Recruiting

What: Online recruitment through the Application Tracking System is becoming a global necessity for the corporate world today. Businesses of all sizes are increasingly moving their work concerns online. The Application Tracking System is an online software application which has proved to be an efficient, cost-effective mode of recruiting. A pool of resumes come through this system and form a database for the employers for any particular job opening. The applicants visit the job board of a… Continue

Added by HDot on August 16, 2009 at 2:40pm — No Comments

Creating an iphone enabled job site

Original blog post here (with images)

Last week, we released our white label iphone job search applications and since then, we have had a number of queries as to how you can create… Continue

Added by Thomas Shaw on August 16, 2009 at 10:34am — No Comments

Why did you apply for this job?

As unemployment continues to grow while companies cut their costs and look for more ways to save during this time of need, the job seekers seem to be more indiscriminate when applying for a job than ever. Consequently, employers are flooded with hundreds of applications for any position available. Read more...

Added by me_in_HR on August 16, 2009 at 1:55am — No Comments

Material Planner

We are looking for a Material Planner in Morgan City Louisiana. For more information please email me at

Added by Reuben Robicheaux on August 16, 2009 at 12:21am — No Comments

Back to School Time - SEO Style

Although SEO seems to be the new buzz in recruiting web 2.0 strategies, it has actually been used for years as a tactic to increase sales for online businesses.

SEO and how it fits into the recruiting industry is greatly misunderstood. I completely agree with Marvin in that SEO is not enough , but it makes me wonder who said that it was the golden ticket to begin with.

SEO Is… Continue

Added by Nicole Bodem on August 15, 2009 at 7:14pm — No Comments

Google, The parasite we have created

Webmasters hate them but to help make a little money webmasters use there google ads. We dont charge google for the ad placement . We use google ads to get less then 3% of what google actually makes on the ads. When someone clicks on the ad someone else is paying google of up to $5.00 per click depending on the keywords they have selected. Talk about scams.

The people of this country made them what they are today do you think they would give back to help webmasters .? Not a chance in hell.… Continue

Added by mike lynn on August 15, 2009 at 6:57pm — No Comments

Hi I'm new - site looks interesting!

Any advice for a newcomer? Thanks in advance!


Added by Tina Lasher on August 15, 2009 at 3:22pm — No Comments

Hiring Heats Up!

Hiring is heating up and I am not the only one taking notice. In a recent distribution I received from ONREC Expo 2009, the rise in hiring currently taking place was noted:

“Your organization may not be in hiring mode yet, but be advised: Your competition has either started recruiting or is making plans to add to staff.”

You will receive numerous benefits from an attendance at industry conferences such as ERE, ONREC Expo, Recruitfest, SourceCon, etc. These conferences are… Continue

Added by Miranda Hinshaw on August 14, 2009 at 2:24pm — No Comments

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