Too many jobs, to long, not long enough, enough is enough!
Believe it or not there are hiring managers (HM), and staffing professional who will ignore and not even really read the resume of a candidate if they have had too many jobs in a given span, were some place to long,…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on May 21, 2013 at 8:59pm — No Comments
As if last week wasn’t bad enough, yesterday our Regional Director Desmond sent out an ‘All Staff’ email to let us know he’d be “making a few changes”.
I read the first few lines of the email …
“We are lucky enough to have some great clients that constantly are in need of…Continue
Added by Paul Slezak on May 16, 2013 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Added by Jackye on May 16, 2013 at 7:28pm — No Comments
Boolean Operators and More Updated!!
So this is an update to my all inclusive list of operators. The update is as of 5/14/13, of course I will have other updates as I find new operators. Why you ask, well as I said below there are always new ones…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on May 14, 2013 at 3:54pm — No Comments
As professional recruiters, we all strive to hit the mark on offering candidates the BEST experience possible when working with us and we all do our very best to make it happen; however, we also need to look at the other side of the recruiting spectrum. Are qualified candidates offering…Continue
Added by Jeanna Zivalich on May 8, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Making it easy to apply!!
Over the last few weeks, I have gone out to many company sites and check out the style, process, and length of time to apply to an open position. I was amazed at some of the things I saw. About 50% of the companies had easy,…Continue
Staffing or specifically sourcing is like hitting in baseball. To quote the character ‘Jack Elliot” from the movie “Mr. Baseball”, “Hitting is like the…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on April 30, 2013 at 8:47pm — No Comments
Worked here before, not good, so never again really?
I know Hiring Managers (HM) have certain predisposition about certain type of candidates, In this case I am talking about people who worked at the company before and their performance was not great. As a result, if they are being looked at…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on April 25, 2013 at 5:19pm — No Comments
I know them, well do you really??
One of the things I see, and hear about all the time is how someone knows someone, who knows someone and how it either helps them get a job or stops them from getting a job. The interesting part is when the people who know people, knew them…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on April 18, 2013 at 9:13pm — No Comments
Is Fit a deterrent to innovation?
All you hear when you talk to companies is fit, the right fit, fits in with the team, etc. The problem is fit, can and usually does mean ensuring that the people you bring in, are of similar type,…Continue
It is possible that you have never used a specialist SAP Recruitment Agency before. This is most probably because you are familiar with the scepticism that lies around the recruitment industry. Well, this is wrong. There is a lot to gain from seeking employment through a good recruitment agency and I want to tell you why!
Working as a SAP Consultant can be very demanding both physically and mentally, giving you very little time to browse the job…Continue
Added by Dominic (Whitehall Resources) on April 10, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments
Published April 9, 2013
Abe Cano, Therapist Recruiter, WSI Healthcare
I am one of the lucky few that has the ability to place a new graduate with relatively little to no real world experience.
There is often the chance that someone else's candidate with more…
Added by Abe Cano on April 9, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Great Sourcers do not need industry experience!
Over the last few weeks I have noticed an increase in the number of companies looking for sorucers. However they are not just looking for sourcers but sourcers who have industry experience with…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on April 3, 2013 at 3:37pm — No Comments
Not looking at Previously Interviewed!!
I know Hiring Managers (HM) have certain predisposition about certain type of candidates, In this case I am talking about people who were previously interviewed. In some cases these stances are so intense that if they or…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on March 29, 2013 at 4:50pm — No Comments
After discovering that the current conditions of the SAP, Oracle and IT recruitment markets are very promising, I felt it was necessary to talk about how you can go about finding the increasing number of opportunities. One way, is through a recruitment consultant. But what is it that makes a good recruiter? And why would you choose to be represented by one?
There has long been…Continue
Added by Dominic (Whitehall Resources) on March 27, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments
The Tiger Team!!!
Within every company you have groups that are hard to source for, or groups were the demand is higher than the staffing team that is assigned is capable of handling or groups were the demand just jumps. In addition every company has those…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on March 19, 2013 at 8:32pm — No Comments
Bring the heart back to Staffing
So “The heart of Rock and Roll” as Huey Lewis sang, is still beating. The question is how is the heart of staffing? From the things I have seen, and heard I seriously question if the “heart of staffing” even exists…Continue
Happy Friday peeps!
I LOVE this video, and your Inbound Recruiter Trainer, wanted to share with you. After you watch it, I can only imagine how you think about how technology (or lack thereof) will affect your recruiting desk.
What is so interesting about technology is I believe it has made it harder for recruiters. IT WILL NOT GET ANY EASIER WITH…Continue
Added by Brian K. Johnston on March 15, 2013 at 5:13pm — No Comments
So we all know what it is, we all know what is really means, but how often do we use it correctly and how often do we use it to make things easier for us. The term “company Fit” really stands for the way in which your personality, work style and…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on March 6, 2013 at 10:53pm — No Comments
Can you look at yourself in the mirror?
Long ago I made a promise to myself. I promised myself I would live by 4 simple rules.