All Blog Posts Tagged 'HR' (862)

Online Training for HR Specialist

Human resources training by its very nature must be in-depth and include the sort of information that is both practical in its approach and complete in terms of content structure. Human Resources cover a wide range of topics after all and much of the work is confidential, legal and has wide implications. Because HR specialists deal with people, their jobs are…

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Added by Rosemary Brown on March 18, 2015 at 2:53am — No Comments

Diversity fail: Why you should never trust CVs and Job Interviews

Companies with a diverse workforce perform better. A 2009 study by McKinsey shows a connection between gender diversity and financial performance of a company: a company in which the management is gender diverse (more than 30% women in top management of the company), for example, had a 53 % better EBIT margin. So far so good.

So how do you get a more diverse workforce? Well, you probably already know it: it all depends on fair personnel selection. Fairness…

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Added by Corinna Litera on March 16, 2015 at 5:55am — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! SlideBoom

SlideBoom is a site where you can store you presentations and make them available to anyone. This

includes Resumes.  SlideBoom is known in the community but few have tried to source in it. Well to

do this without worry you need go no further  than into your bag of tricks and pull out an old…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on March 12, 2015 at 2:51pm — No Comments

18 Quotes By Netflix’s Talent Guru That Will Make You Rethink HR

Patty McCord, Netflix’s former Chief Talent Officer, has a very different take on HR. Credit: meme.com…

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Added by Paul Petrone on March 6, 2015 at 9:40am — No Comments

5 Mistakes We Make in Resumes According to HR Managers

Some time ago I started wandering what the most frequent resume mistakes are. I decided to ask my friend Jana Rookard, who has been an HR manager for ten years and now works at Assignment Jedii – assignment help service. She said that she has looked through more…

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Added by Adam Mann on March 6, 2015 at 9:38am — No Comments

Sourcing on Lesser Known Sites: Elance

Elance is a site were you can find freelancers to do project work, post positions, and post your

Protoflio. Elance  is known in the community but few have tried to source in it. Well to do this

without worry you need go no further  than into your bag of tricks and pull out an old tried…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on March 5, 2015 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

Netflix’s Anti-Establishment, Pro-Cash, Live-And-Let-Die Culture

Netflix’s culture seems to fly in the face of what people associate with Silicon Valley. Credit: Netflix

In a world of ping pong tables, “…

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Added by Paul Petrone on March 5, 2015 at 10:54am — No Comments

What Companies Are Getting Wrong About Social Recruiting

What should you write here? Here’s a hint: think what you can do for your audience, not what your audience can do for you. Credit: Twitter

Today, I spent time looking for companies that have social…

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Added by Paul Petrone on March 2, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

Sourcing on Lesser Known Sites: BrandYourself

 

BrandYourself is the first product that empowers you to control what people find when they Google your name. BrandYourself  is known in the community but few have tried to source in it. Well to do this without worry you need go no further  than into your bag…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on February 26, 2015 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

How Elon Musk Hires: 9-to-5ers Need Not Apply

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, is one of the most intense and ambitious people on earth. And it shows in his hiring process. Credit: Wikipedia Commons Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, is one of the most intense and ambitious people on earth. And it shows in his hiring process. Credit: Wikipedia Commons…

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Added by Paul Petrone on February 25, 2015 at 10:39am — 1 Comment

Job Hopping Is NOT On The Rise (And That’s A Bad Thing)

This idea that millennials are job hoppers is completely inaccurate (and that might be a bad thing). Credit: Reebs, Wikipedia Commons

If you do …

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Added by Paul Petrone on February 23, 2015 at 11:29am — No Comments

Sourcing on Lesser Known Sites: Recruiting With Klout

Klout is a website and mobile app that uses social media analytics to rank its users according to

online social influence via the "Klout Score", which is a numerical value between 1 and 100. In

determining the user score, Klout measures the size of a user's social media network and…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on February 19, 2015 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Snapscore

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Snapscore

Snapscore is a Web 2.0 professional site the attempts to quantify your professional qualifications. Snapscore is known in the community but few have tried to…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on February 12, 2015 at 3:12pm — No Comments

Why You Shouldn't Recruit For Charisma In Executive Positions

When hiring the leader of any organization, such as a CEO, one of the desired personality traits that comes up time and time again is “charismatic.” People say that they want a dynamic leader, who can inspire and lead the masses.

But does charisma really lead to success? Is having a dominant personality that others instinctively follow necessarily a good thing?

Jim Collins and his team spent five years indirectly researching what makes a great leader…

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Added by Paul Petrone on February 11, 2015 at 9:28am — No Comments

Tom Brady Is Kinda A Boring Dude (And What That Has To Do With Hiring)

New England Patriot Quarterback Tom Brady is secretly sort of lame. Credit: Keith Allison, Wikipedia Commons

Tom Brady is regarded as …

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Added by Paul Petrone on February 6, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites! Fossies

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Fossies

Fossies is an open source software archieve. Fossies is not known in the community and few have tried to source in it. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on February 5, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Sourcing on Lesser Known Sites: Viadeo

Viadeo, is a Web 2.0 professional social network whose members include business owners, entrepreneurs and managers. Viadeo is known in the community but few have tried to source in it. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks and pull out an old tried and true…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on January 29, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

5 Traits a Solid Recruiter Has by Default

These are the 5 Essential Traits of a Successful Recruiter

Many think being a recruiter is easy. What a massive fallacy such assumption is! As far as landing a solid expert goes, an HR manager not only takes into consideration professional qualities, yet evaluates candidate’s…

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Added by Janet G. Brown on January 27, 2015 at 10:23am — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! DOYOUBUZZ

How to source on the lesser known sites!! DOYOUBUZZ

DOYOUBUZZ is a site were they make it easy to create and store your resume. They have templates and resources to help you make the best and easiest resume you can. Of course they also store them…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on January 22, 2015 at 2:35pm — No Comments

The one interviewing method you all should know!

Asking the right questions in a job interview is not easy. Sure there are numerous lists with interview questions, but how can you be sure they fit the job requirements? You can’t. A wonderful counter example would be the question we all know: "…

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Added by Corinna Litera on January 21, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

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