Every recruiter will tell you that attracting talent and retaining talent are two sides of the same recruiting coin. But only the best know that retention starts well before a hire is even made. Your retention strategy should be at work even as you are trying to attract the right talent.
Why? Put simply, failed retention is costly. One study put out by SHRM estimated that the replacement costs for a salaried employee amounted to roughly six to nine months of that person’s salary, on…Continue
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You want to hire the best people. Always.
But the next time you try to project a “superstar” in your job description, think again.
In a Harvard Business School publication called “Toxic Workers,” Michael Housman and Dylan Minor…Continue
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Below is the transcript of the talk between Perry Oostdam, Co-founder and CEO of…Continue
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Your hiring practices could make or break your company in the next few years. Even replacing entry-level employees will most likely cost you thousands of dollars and waste hundreds of hours of your time. This is why it is so important for business owners and their HR teams to make sure they hire…Continue
Added by Hagi Trinh on March 16, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments
It can be quite a nightmare trying to find the perfect candidate for that new job opening at your company, and sometimes the person you want simply doesn’t exist. We can’t do anything about that (and we’re sorry).
But, we can give you some…Continue
Added by Hagi Trinh on March 8, 2016 at 5:44am — No Comments
Over the last few months, we’ve posted countless job ads to various job boards, and their variety has ranged from engineering jobs to office…Continue
Added by Hagi Trinh on March 1, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
Cracking the recruitment process is a key part of any company’s success. It could be argued that if a company is doing its job correctly as far as employee engagement is concerned, it won’t have to continually bring in new staff. However, growth and factors outside of the management team’s control mean that recruitment will always be a vital thing to get right.
The issue, however, is…Continue
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When looking for potential job candidates, executive recruiters might want to “pipeline” them for any openings that will be available in the near future. By regularly keeping an…Continue
How to source on the lesser known sites!! Craigslist
We have all heard of Craigslist and most have used it. However not many have used it for sourcing. Below is how you…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 3, 2014 at 2:51pm — No Comments
Can you imagine a world where professional athletes only get paid if they win? In 1960, the Dallas Cowboys didn't win a game. In 1976, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers didn't win one. And as recently as 2009, the Detroit Lions didn't win a single game. In the NBA, the Charlotte Bobcats won just 7 games in…Continue
Whatever label anyone identifies with, isn’t recruiting just a series of conversations?
We are all familiar with how the 4 Ps…Continue
A few of us non-traditional, mold-breaker, non-conformist, square pegs in a land of round holes occasionally jokingly refer to ourselves as unemployable. And, in certain ways that isn’t far from accurate.
If we look throughout history we find plenty of well-known business and leadership success stories that…Continue
Hooey. If you aren't familiar with this term, it's a nicer and friendlier way of calling "BS" on something or someone. It's when your words and your actions don't line up and your hypocrisy has been exposed. Such is the case with Recruiters. I am calling "hooey" on you today.
I have been in recruiting for around 10 years. During that time, I have interviewed and hired countless…Continue
Check out iCIMS' latest blog post from iCIMS guest blogger Sharlyn Lauby.Continue
Added by Elise Jennings on January 31, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
In practically all cases, an organization strives to identify and select the best person for the job.
Ads for open positions are overflowing with lists of requirements for experience and education in an effort to prevent those that don’t meet stated criteria from applying. Nevertheless, various statistics reveal the low ratio of qualified applicants versus immense volumes of unqualified…Continue
We lost an Amazing Man today...
Here is his official bio:
Jay Conrad Levinson (born 1933 in Detroit) is the author of a popular 1984 book Guerrilla Marketing. The first to use the term "Guerrilla Marketing," Jay described it as using 'unconventional' marketing tools in cases when financial or other resources are limited or non-existent. Guerrilla Marketing is the best…Continue
It's a very powerful thing, and the driving factor between success and failure, not just in business, but also in life. Klout seems to…Continue