We all know what Thanksgiving is about…food. Just kidding, it’s about being grateful andshowingthat gratitude. Hopefully that spirit lasts longer than the leftovers and you’re returning to the office with thanks. This time of year we are all made aware that we need to show those around us that we value them. As a family member or best friend, that is pretty easy to do. It…Continue
Added by Raj Sheth on January 7, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
As football season comes to an end, the fair weather fans are coming out of the woodwork. Your coach is a hero…unless they lose. Your fantasy football QB is amazing…until he gets sacked. We’re all there screaming and buying t-shirts when the times are good, but do you leave the stadium to beat traffic in the 4th of a bad game? No one wants…Continue
We all have some desires, goals, wishes whatever you say, that we keep postponing for another time, day, year or any contingent happening. But when that day comes, Are we able to justify it by our attempts or our longing for results that we wish to seek? How you pursuit them, what all steps you take to ensure you’re…Continue
Added by Rchilli Parser on January 6, 2014 at 5:39am — No Comments
In my last post, I discussed types of recruiting contact campaign approaches; this week, I’ll discuss turning that initial approach into real recruiting action, along with some tips and tricks for turning contacts into candidates.…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on December 31, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments
If you can’t contact a candidate, you can’t hire them. Every hire begins with engagement. Getting in contact and getting a response from candidates is still essential,…Continue
How I keep Up With and Find Tools
Many of you know my reputation for being the "Tool Guy." I'm always on the look out for new tools, or "toys," as I call them, for sourcing and recruiting.…Continue
This year I’ve taken myself out of my HR/recruitment comfort zone and immersed myself in the games industry. I’ve…Continue
Certs, Certs and more Certs!!
LinkedIn Recommendation vs Endorsements
As everyone has notices Linkedin added yet another supposed upgrade to the things…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on December 2, 2013 at 4:49pm — No Comments
iMiser a metaseach with a twist!!
iMiser is a metsearch that is also a repository, were you can store…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 25, 2013 at 8:26pm — No Comments
Short selling is a term in trading. We usually invest in something that we believe will grow and increase in value. When we consider investing in candidates, we see the ROI on long-term investments in employees. When you “go long” in investing in employees, you expect the value of your employees to rise and drive the success of the…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 18, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments
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 threads shaping HR’s future, SEO in 2014, measuring hiring quality, helpful sourcing tools and Microsoft’s employee review system.
Now on to our favorite articles to read this week. Here are the articles that interested us (in no particular order), enjoy!:…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on November 15, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments
On Veterans Day it’s time to help those who allow us the freedoms we have!!…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 11, 2013 at 7:44pm — No Comments
iMetaSearch a metasearch that does more!!
We have all heard…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 11, 2013 at 7:09pm — No Comments
Be a free thinker!!
Be a free thinker.. stop looking for something wrong and look for something right. For some reason it has become prevalent for staffing professionals (SP), and hiring managers (HM) to look at resumes and candidates trying to find something…Continue
"You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind..." — Rod Serling
How about a dimension where a majority of job seekers search AND apply for jobs from their mobile devices, yet only a small fraction of companies are enabled to allow this? Now that’s a scary dimension. And it’s the one we’re living in right now.
Search IM, yes big brother is reading!!!
Yes big brother is reading. There is a tool called Search IM which allows you to search Instant Messages profiles. You can search IM…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 28, 2013 at 4:26pm — No Comments
Tweetadder is more than just adding twitter followers it’s a sourcing tool !!!
So Tweet adder is a tool designed to make it easier for you to increase your followers, send out tweets at specific times, find…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 22, 2013 at 1:37pm — No Comments
On Wednesday, the big news at Talent Connect was that LinkedIn had gone mobile. But mobile access wasn't the only upgrade that LinkedIn's Recruiter product received, although this one received very little fanfare: recruiters who occupy a LinkedIn Recruiter seat can now post status updates directly onto…Continue