All Blog Posts Tagged 'recruiting' (2,332)

It’s Time to Test Your Application Process

I won’t be talking about usability, time needed to complete the application, or many other very important topics.  Today I want to focus on a specific test.  A test I think that should be done routinely and regularly.

Either a recruiter from a different area, the Recruiting Manager, or even someone in HR…

Continue

Added by Eric Putkonen on August 24, 2016 at 9:34am — No Comments

What the Modern Job Seeker Looks for in a New Company

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

Real Time Collaboration: Why Being Social At Work is Paying Off

“Live chatting” still has an aura of “playtime” associated with it, even today when so many social platforms have been introduced.  But did you know that “chatting” in the workplace has a new term and is considered great for business?

Yes, it’s now called ”real time…

Continue

Added by Reena Gupta on August 16, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

The Systemic Problem in Recruiting Top Performers

How many times have you heard one of the following statements from hiring managers?

  • “I want top performers.”
  • “I want to hire a star.”
  • “I am looking for an A-player.”

And then very shortly later hearing something along the lines of the following:

  • “I am…
Continue

Added by Eric Putkonen on August 12, 2016 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

LinkedIn Has Lost It's Luster

If you’re sourcing on LinkedIn alone, you’re probably starting to hit the corners of their universe. You’ve talked to all of the people who could be a fit for your job and new talent isn't so easy to find. The worst part? When you do find new folks, you’re stuck calling a catfish. You know - one of those people that will post fake photos on social media to lure you. Then when you see them in real…

Continue

Added by Katrina Kibben on August 9, 2016 at 2:09pm — 2 Comments

HR Recruiting Tools: Methods different from what is available on the market

Starting TechHiring.com we were continually asked what differentiated us from the pack. There are lots of tools on the market and most do the fundamental job of connecting recruiters with jobseekers. Some better than the others. Recruiters use tools that they can get an nice return on investment. A recruiting tool needs to drive incremental results. One way we do things differently is make the website more useful to job seekers. We offer professionals in Computer Science ways to showcase…

Continue

Added by TechHiring.com on August 8, 2016 at 10:35pm — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Coderwall

 

Coderwall is a space for tech's most talented makers to connect, share, build, and be inspired Coderwall is not well known in the staffing community and few have tried to source in it. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks and…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on August 8, 2016 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

Combining the tools that works to work better!!!

Combining the tools that works to work better!!!

 

There are a lot of tools out there that can help you source. Recruiters as a whole are good at using them individually, however they rarely look at combining these tools. Today I am going to…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on August 1, 2016 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

History of Staffing (1990’s recession… the cold war ends)

Compensation Data Facts - What's What in Compensation…

Continue

Added by Chrissy Nicholas Dooley on August 1, 2016 at 11:33am — No Comments

Talent42 2016!!!! Day 2 “The Afternoon”

This is my account of Day 2 “The Afternoon” of Talent 42 2016.

To start off we had Justin Thenutai of Microsoft speaking on “How Microsoft Elevates Recruiting Performance with Market Intelligence”. Long story short it is on how to understand Market Trends to predict…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on July 25, 2016 at 3:37pm — No Comments

Employers Facing Skills Slowdown

Continue

Added by Chrissy Nicholas Dooley on July 19, 2016 at 9:28am — No Comments

Pokemon GO, the return of in person sourcing.

So back in the dark ages of sourcing, before social media, before job boards, before wide use of the internet, one of the ways you would source would be to try to find out were the people from a company would congregate after work. You would go there and try to connect with them, figure out what they…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on July 18, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Talent42 2016!!!! Day 2 “The Morning”

Day 2 started with opening remarks by John V, which as with Day 1 really go things rolling.

First up was “Using Data to Fuel Growth” by Neal Narayani and Jim Baaden for Uber. This was about Uber and how they grew to over 6k employees in over 425 cities in 70 countries in 6 years, this growth…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on July 14, 2016 at 5:42pm — No Comments

Our Independence Day!!

The 4th of July is a huge date in the history of our country. It is the day we became a free, new nation, it is the date we adopted the “Declaration of Independence”. IT is a date that we as Americans should hold sacred, because it is the date when we actually became Americans. While we…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on June 30, 2016 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Talent42 2016!!!! Day 1 “The Afternoon”

This is my account of Day 1 “The Afternoon” of Talent 42 2016.

Right after lunch we were back at it with a QA moderated by John V. and with Lisa Nakashohi of Oculus, Annie Rihn of Zillow and Jennifer Boulanger of Booking.com.

Some good stuff came out of it mostly how each company handles…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on June 29, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Hiring @Hotjar—How constant optimizations result in a genius hiring process

Back in 2014, David Darmanin was frustrated with a lack of an all-in-one, affordable CRO (conversion rate optimization) solution. So he brought a team together to build that dream tool. The result is Hotjar. By now, Hotjar has gained worldwide traction…

Continue

Added by Hagi Trinh on June 29, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

4 Secrets to Attracting the Best Talent for Your Startup

When starting a new company, you may have limited resources to attract talent. However, this doesn't mean that you can't get good people to work for you. What can you do to get top talent to join your organization even if you can't necessarily pay them top…

Continue

Added by Anica Oaks on June 27, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments

DIY Shoestring Resume Archive with Full Boolean Search

There are a lot of small companies and small recruiting firms out there trying to recruit talent, but don’t have the resources or money for expensive applications.  I know that often the challenge is to get by with very little.

However, one of the most valuable assets for a recruiting function is the resumes we have on file (our resume archive).  These resumes might be from applicants to specific jobs or just people who have been sourced by the recruiter. …

Continue

Added by Eric Putkonen on June 27, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Hiring at Rockstart—The benefits of having a good hiring process

Dubbed as “World’s Greatest Startup Machine,” Rockstart is home to more than 78 startups joining its accelerator program. After receiving 1000-day mentorship and funding at Rockstart, many of its alumni have kept rocking their records. Among those are big names like 3D Hubs and…

Continue

Added by Hagi Trinh on June 23, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments

Talent42 2016!!!! Day 1 “The Morning”

This is my account of Day 1 “The Morning” of Talent 42 2016.

It started with checking in, and a meet and greet. I was great to see so many people and to catch up with some friends that I have not seen for a while.

John Vlastelica started it off with his opening remarks. As usual, John did not disappoint as…

Continue

Added by Dean Da Costa on June 22, 2016 at 6:19pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

1999

Subscribe

All the recruiting news you see here, delivered straight to your inbox.

Just enter your e-mail address below

Webinar

Get Our eBook

RecruitingBlogs on Twitter

Recruiting Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2016   All Rights Reserved   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service