Cherry (my girlfriend) and I jumped in a taxi. It was 3.31pm on a bright and humid Friday, in downtown Hong Kong Island, part-way through our Asian holiday. Have you ever been to Hong Kong? What an experience – such a bustling city, full of contrasts, old and new – it was my first time. Anyhow – we were…Continue
Added by Andrew Marmont on November 21, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
It was only a matter of time before the meme craze hit colleges and it has done so in a big way. Well, there is no better way to share fun than through a meme these days but the creativity you observe from college education based memes is just astounding.
College Education Memes Background
Since the 1970s when Richard Dawkins coined the term ‘meme’, it was not really about images and video clips.…Continue
Added by Jenny Richards on November 21, 2014 at 2:30am — No Comments
Most fields have evolved and developed to match up to changing times and the recruitment field is no exception. With social media being widely used by employers of different fields on a large scale to source qualified candidates, hence the need for suitable tools that can speed up the process is inevitable.
Tools like Plug – Ins, Add – Ons or browser extensions, assist recruiters and sourcers alike in capturing right talent at the right time. Therefore you have browser extensions…Continue
Added by Yusuf Pathan on November 20, 2014 at 7:23am — No Comments
Remember when LinkedIn used to say it wasn't a job board? Oh, wait - I guess they still do. Yet if you ask a room of HR professionals that question, the answer is crystal clear: "Of course LinkedIn is a job board!"
Well, I would argue that Indeed is going through something similar. Launched in 2004, the site for many years defined what a job aggregator was: a site that aggregated the majority of its jobs from job…Continue
Added by Jeff Dickey-Chasins on November 18, 2014 at 8:56am — No Comments
No one is pushing you out the recruitment door, but if you don’t stay up-to-date on updates… your browser will. Not all browsers were created equal and with that said, it’s time to catch up to modern web development standards. Everything from the desktop browser capability to career page mobile responsiveness has an impact on the quantity and quality of the…Continue
Added by Julie Salerno on November 18, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments
You’ve all heard of Willy Wonka. You know him as a chocolate maker, an inventor, a whacky entrepreneur with a particular love for musicality. But do you also know him as a fantastic recruiter? If not, it’s time to change your perceptions.
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It’s all too easy to play the game their way. Following their rules, their pricing, their way of doing business. They are the customers, your competition, the majority of the market, and playing their game doesn’t serve most firms very well.
If you’re really satisfied with playing the game their way stop reading, because this post is not for you. For the rest of you, here’s how you play the game your way:
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People hire folks that remind them of themselves. This is a debate that has gone on for a long time in the workplace. The question that many organizations must ask is, “Are you challenging your employees to hire the best or who may be a “fit” for your company?” At The Lambright Group, we are continuously requested to find candidates that meet the qualifications of the job description and a profile developed by either Talent Acquisition or the Hiring Managers. If your company is fortunate…Continue
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Nick Corcodilos, recruiting professional, recently published an article in the Ask The Headhunter newsletter. The article begins with a reader’s reservations in regards to…Continue
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The final stage of the recruitment process is after the candidate is hired; after all of the paperwork and the interviews, the onboarding begins. Sometimes, bringing on a new employee to the team can be just as stressful for the supervisor as it is the new hire. “Onboarding is a make-or-break process,” said Katherine Jones, lead…Continue
Added by Sean Pomeroy on November 17, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
The new trend that is followed by recruiters and sourcers today is recruiting candidates via Social Media like LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ and Facebook being one as well. With every second person having an account with Social media, it is only natural that recruiting will be done via these platforms.
Hence the need for “Latest Developments in Facebook” arises; in order to assist recruiters and sourcers alike. There are certain tools that Facebook offers which can speed up…
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The recruitment industry has faced a variety of trends over the last decade. The rise of social media and the economy of ideas has led to a market that is far more candidate driven. Due to sites such as LinkedIn and others, it is now much easier for candidates to approach the decision makers in small to mid-level companies directly rather than going through a recruiter. Even larger companies have begun posting jobs directly onto third party…Continue
There are two types of people in this world: Takers and Givers. While pretty self-explanatory, I cannot help but think of how this comparison works in the world of recruiting:
1) The Recruiter – Are you someone who is only focused on the next placement so you can get paid? Or are you someone who understands that placements and cash are a by-product of the work you do…Continue
Added by Tim Saumier on November 13, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
With Social media being popular and the most used tool for sourcing and recruiting candidates, it is only natural that improvements will be made to Search Engines in the near future. Hence, an article on, “The Future of Semantic Search Engine” comes to the fore. In order to understand the future of…Continue
Added by Yusuf Pathan on November 13, 2014 at 4:30am — No Comments
The recruiting profession over the years has evolved in order to meet the changing times. At first newspaper ads used to be the way job seekers went about getting employed, then came the internet which simplified the job hunt further. With job portals mushrooming rapidly, the traditional ways took a back seat. Then social networking sites became an alternative to seek employment. Now we have mobile phones to speed up the tedious process of sourcing. And mobile apps have paved the way to…Continue
Added by Chinmay Chavan on November 12, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments
Earlier this year GI Jobs Magazine released their list of the Top 100 Military Friendly Employers of 2015. This list…Continue
Added by Ashley Zito Rowe on November 11, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
When it comes to the corporate career page, it’s clear who stands out from the rest. Those who are responsive and branded specifically to their employer brand are the ones that stand out to candidates – and quite frankly – are the rivals of their competitors. According to a recent study by LinkedIn, companies who have a strong employer brand have a 28% …Continue
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