For those who don’t know, I was a recent job seeker. Through hard work and perseverance, I found a great position with an innovative company called SmashFly Technologies. Through this recruiting journey, I learned a lot about both sides of the recruiting spectrum. By experiencing the ins and outs of the job search grind on a daily basis and more importantly actively seeking advice from job seekers and…
Added by Ryan Vidor on March 31, 2010 at 10:13am — No Comments
Originally posted on SmashFly's Recruitment Marketing Blog.
I’ve been reading Inbound Marketing by Dharmesh Shah and Brian Halligan (of Hubspot fame), and am currently reading their thoughts on when a Website Redesign is needed. They make 3 points that I think…
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A slightly contentious blog this week, but hey, it's all about opinions. This is mine about SEO....
Here is a weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing. This week’s topics include social media, employment branding, talent migration, the power of LinkedIn, candidate experience and humorous interview stories from recruiters.
Here are the articles that peaked our interest this week (in no particular order), enjoy!:…
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Today, reaching people on the web is all about content. Not only does your content need to be well presented but it has to be relevant to the group you are targeting (and you have to show this relevance in a hurry). The biggest benefit of this content generation though is that it’s shifted the focus of how you acquire customers from having to go out and find customers to having customers find you. This is what is called…Continue
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This is the face captured by photographer Phil Toldano and explained in the excellent Ted talk (embedded below) by game designer Jane McGonigal. It captures the emotion of gaming. Toldano set up a camera in front of gamers while they were playing. McGonigal in the video alerts us to the subtle nuances in this photo:
the sense of urgency, a little bit of fear, but intense concentration, deep deep…Continue
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CopyBlogger is currently running a great blog series with case studies on how you can improve your website landing pages to increase the number of conversions (or sales) that your website…Continue
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Here's a new weekly feature we are rolling out on the SmashFly recruitment marketing blog, called the "7 Best Recruitment Marketing Articles of the Week". Here are the top
articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing on topics such as recruiting,
social media and job boards.
So let's get started. Here are the articles that peaked our interest…Continue
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We've all worked with tough to please Hiring Managers. They're the ones that can find flaws in any and all candidates you bring to the table. Candidates that are rock-stars in phone-interviews or meeting with a recruiter face-to-face crumble in the presence of these managers.
When dealing with these managers,…Continue
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