The modern job seeker is usually someone of a younger generation, and there's plenty of information available highlighting how these new professionals approach employment and what they tend to expect from employers. Millennials are used to an internet age, a recession, and more professional adaptability. They might need or require different benefits than your older staff. You want to recruit the right workers, but how do you get them interested? With that said, here are four things modern…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on August 19, 2016 at 5:14pm — No Comments
Know what I really hate? When I attend an event expecting original content and I get the same regurgitated ideas from everyone else who speaks on the topic. It’s not only lame but it’s a big ol’ waste of my time. Unfortunately, this happens most often in those “recruiting is marketing” webinars.
The ones I used to really like as a marketer living in a…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on July 27, 2016 at 3:26pm — No Comments
Attracting the right applicants to a job posting can be challenging, right?
Sure. Sometimes. Not always.
But, getting them to apply might be...
If your "apply now" process starts like the following, I'd like to point out a possible reaction: "ain't nobody got…Continue
In today’s job market, it’s important to make sure that you stand out from the pack. The competition for most jobs is fierce, but there are a few items you can control to make sure that you’re the right candidate for any job.
It’s likely that your resume will be the first…Continue
Added by Rachelle Wilber on June 27, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Care assistants are an essential part of many people's lives. Without these healthcare sector workers, many individuals would be unable to live independently or in their own homes. Studies show that when someone who is elderly or sick, injured or living with a disability is cared for at home and has access to friends and family, their health, happiness and sense of purpose is highest.
However, it takes a special kind of person to be a Health Care Assistant. Not everyone is cut out for…Continue
Added by Mary Yohanan on May 27, 2016 at 8:49am — No Comments
Earlier on this week, we posted a simple graphic informing people of the high levels of low job satisfaction in the UK, together with a brief message suggesting that visiting Recfluence.com can help reduce you search time. We had several emails and comments asking us what we…Continue
Added by Rebecca Zheng on May 16, 2016 at 4:30am — No Comments
Each day businesses assess and rate their productivity, always aiming to achieve a higher percentage or meet a different goal the following day. As a worker you might not have the best, most productive day of work every day, but reviewing a few of the unexpected ways that you…Continue
Added by Emma Sturgis on April 29, 2016 at 2:30pm — No Comments
I am continuing to discover new job boards, recruiting sites, and other interesting recruiting startups. The last…Continue
Added by Jeff Dickey-Chasins on April 19, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
A hiring process requires copious amounts of time, manpower, and money. Reviewing tons of applications, making tons of phone calls, and setting up tons of interviews is intensely draining. You don’t want to have to do it any more than necessary. Finding the right candidate in a…Continue
Added by Kelly Smith on April 14, 2016 at 6:00am — No Comments
If I did a search for "job ads that suck," a couple articles - including quite a few from our websites would pop up. It's a fact - most job ads are very poorly written. They're some of the worst content on the internet, and that's saying a…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on April 13, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Added by Pharice Brown on April 8, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments
1. Can you tell me about yourself?
This can be one of the most terrifying questions of all time, not to mention the most challenging to answer as well. As a candidate for a specific position, when this question is asked you are quick to wonder what the interviewer wants to know. What could be…Continue
Added by Pharice Brown on March 30, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
A job search seems to have many hurdles to overcome – resume, interview technique, appearance, and networking are challenges that job seekers face. These…Continue
Added by Pharice Brown on March 25, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments
I’ve been hired to help broker the sale of TreasuryJobs.com, the only niche job board that serves that sector of the financial job market in the United States. The site launched in 2014 and has significant double digit sales with a strong history of growth since its inception. The site is hosted on theForceFinder job board software platform.…
Added by Chris Russell on March 2, 2016 at 11:07am — No Comments
It might be folklore, but it’s still a great story.
The most successful job ad ever written was Shackleton’s broadside advertising for the crew of the Endurance. Printed with hand-set type on cheap paper and glued to piers and posts around the harbor, it read:
A reported 5,000 men lined up…Continue
We take it too personally when hear that our job application is rejected. Especially if it is the position we really wanted or spent hours on writing the essay and filling out the forms. All in all, we are people and it is hard not to take it to heart -…Continue
Added by Annie Horowitz on February 23, 2016 at 8:07am — No Comments
How much does it cost to post a tech job these days? Well the answer varies from free to $495. I went on a tour of the tech job boards that I found online and here is a quick list. These are just single job post prices as of today's date.…
Job ads full of typos, misspellings, grammar errors and poor formatting, such as chunks of jumbled text, look sloppy and reflect a place that doesn't value professional…Continue
As a country and an education system, we really suck at trying to educate job seekers about how to find a career or even decide what they want to have a career doing. We spend an inordinate amount of time focused on chemistry and biology instead of coaching people to find their dreams and…Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on February 9, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments
“We’re on a tight budget, but we need a new employee. How can I promote my job vacancy well enough to reach a wide range of job seekers without paying recruiter fees or the costs associated with featured posts on job boards?”
Added by Hagi Trinh on February 2, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments