All Blog Posts Tagged 'Big' (14)

The Reluctance to Embrace HR Analytics

There is a constant stream of research bring done within human resources, especially when it comes to technology and the increasingly popular subject of big data.

The main goal of many HR professionals is to ensure that their company is filled with the right people. They need to have the skills and…


Added by Jay Freeborn on October 22, 2015 at 11:30am — 3 Comments

The Aggregation of Everything.

I’m not sure if this is common knowledge for everyone, as I keep bumping into people who are unaware, but Google personalizes your search results based upon what you click on using browser cookies.  Essentially, if you frequently Google things and consistently look for a Wikipedia article to…


Added by Daniel Fogel on July 21, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Data: The Gateway Drug

I find data to be a bit of a gateway drug.   You get a taste of it and you go deeper and deeper down the rabbit hole finding both answers to your original questions and finding new questions you didn’t realize you needed resolution for as well.  As I am retiring for the day, I can frequently find…


Added by Daniel Fogel on June 23, 2015 at 1:01pm — No Comments

Is Your Talent Analytics Software Really Just an Excel Spreadsheet?

Have you been on Quora?  I’ve been on the site for a few years now but mainly as a lurker rather than actually offering some advice to people.  I get an email from them daily that updates me on a random assortment of topics that I ticked boxes for indicating that I find interesting.  The new…


Added by Daniel Fogel on June 16, 2015 at 5:33pm — No Comments

Big Data in HR: Are computers better at recruitment?

Accurate personality judgements are essential in social living and many other fields. When talking about personality, we are referring to characteristics or traits that are quite stable and vary between individuals. In personnel selection, personality traits are important predictors for aptitude: sales representatives should be high on extroversion, while accountants should possess an acceptable level of conscientiousness.

A recent…


Added by Falko Brenner on February 16, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

Is A Perfect Storm Fueling the Contingent Workforce?

“Screw your cubicle farm!” The free agent nation is here.

In 2001, Dan Pink published a bestselling and forward-thinking business book titled Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself. By all current reports, that future has arrived.

If the millennial generation will become predominantly free agents, how will this impact recruiting and HR over the next decade?

“Contingent labor is king," writes Russ Banham in the May issue of HRO…


Added by Peter Clayton on May 27, 2014 at 12:30pm — 4 Comments

5 Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week 8.24.13 to 8.30.13

Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing, social recruiting and anything else in the recruiting space. In this article, we’ll be talking about big data, college recruiting, LinkedIn, CRM and sourcing.…


Added by Chris Brablc on August 30, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Work-Force Science: What is it?

small__4416036998 An emerging field called work-force science is flipping the script on what we think we know about candidate predictors. Work-force science is best described in a NY Times article: “It adds a…


Added by Angela Yu on August 8, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments

3 Ways Big Companies Are Winning The War For Talent

Let’s cut right to the sobering truth: the war for talent is upon us. Even more sobering is that recruiters unprepared for battle are already at a disadvantage. But…


Added by Joe Quinn on July 15, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments

Cut them hours, it is survival time


Cut them hours. It is survival time

Ever since the beginning of the financial downturn we have seen organizations of all sizes determined to solve the

economic effects of the downturn by cutting headcount. In the process improvement efforts many organizations believe that the way to improve the organization is to cut headcount. The we add to this the…


Added by Daniel T. Bloom on July 11, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments

The Evolution Of Reference Checking Into A Strategic Hiring Solution

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Added by Ryan Leary on February 12, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments

A Few Recruiting Resolutions for the New Year

With the New Year, it’s about time we got to announcing our resolutions.  If you are like me, I always look at the New Year as a chance to improve and with that come the forming yearly goals for myself.  For 2013, in addition to the usual get in better shape and career oriented goals, I’ve reflected on some personal and overarching recruiting industry goals that I hope can be achieved.


Here are some of my resolutions for 2013:

Personal Resolutions

For myself…


Added by Chris Brablc on January 3, 2013 at 12:11pm — No Comments

Resume Advice Scott Thompson Should Have Followed….Tell The Truth

Thanks, Scott.

I ought to send Scott Thompson a thank-you note.  The former CEO of Yahoo recently stepped down (or perhaps was gently pushed) after it was revealed that he had been … let’s just say “less than accurate” about his academic credentials.  He claimed to hold a degree in computer…


Added by Chris Englin on May 17, 2012 at 9:00pm — No Comments

World Pay Report by Hay Group

The market for management talent is now undoubtedly global. At Want to be a Big Biller? read the Hay Group report where they consistently see developments in one region having a flow-on effect to

others – whether it is the rise of the Indian rupee impacting on salaries in the

Middle East, where much management talent is… Continue

Added by Gavin Chase on September 16, 2008 at 12:00pm — No Comments

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