All Blog Posts Tagged 'school' (27)

Avoiding a toxic worker provides more benefit than finding and retaining a superstar

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…


Added by Hagi Trinh on April 19, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments


You're ready to get to work but worry about the gaps in employment on your resume. You wonder if recruiters will immediately dismiss you as a candidate due to these lapses in employment. Fortunately, there are some ways you can present yourself in a positive light to…


Added by Recruiter Raya on February 6, 2015 at 4:23pm — 1 Comment

3 College Courses That Will Amp Up Your Job Search

Do you need to amp up your job search? One way to do that is to improve your skills through further education. And while further education often means having to spend more money, there are plenty of classes you can take online that require only your time commitment with no fees or registration payment required.

Here are a few college courses that are beneficial for job seekers who want to step up their game and increase their chances for finding a job.…


Added by Bev R. Sninchak on November 10, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Top College Classes That Can Help Elevate Your Job Search

The competition for an entry-level job is stiffer than ever, particularly for the best-paying careers on the market. While having a college degree can boost your marketability over someone without any higher education, the advantage isn't as high as it once was.

Taking a variety of courses during your college years can elevate your job search, making you more appealing to a potential employer. If you didn't…


Added by Kelsey Castle on September 7, 2013 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

Why You Ought To Think about Becoming a School-Based SLP

We come up with a simple and short infographic featuring several reasons why you should think about being a school-based SLP. Many of these reasons are informative and some subjective to…

Added by parvin mahfuz on April 14, 2013 at 6:30am — No Comments

Old School vs New School Recruiter - Infographic

Infographic - Old School vs New School Recruiter

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Added by Noel Cocca on December 12, 2012 at 5:36pm — 2 Comments

From Business School to President

Okay. So only two people have actually gone from b-school to the President of the United States: George W. Bush got his MBA from Harvard Business School and John F.…

Added by Ryan Pratt on February 20, 2012 at 11:16am — No Comments

What is recruitment?

Recruitment is the process of finding, screening, and selecting qualified candidates for a job at a company or organization. Recruitment begins the moment a job becomes available and ends when an offer of employment is accepted by a job seeker. In between, the recruitment team (or person) may perform any or all of the following tasks: creating a job description, advertising the job, sourcing, screening, interviewing, performing background checks (including references, credit checks, and…


Added by Ryan Pratt on September 22, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments

MBA Resume Books Available Now: Columbia, Haas, Kellogg, Stanford and More

Thirteen new resume books have released over the past two weeks. Each Resume Book is an extensive database of profiles and resumes submitted by top MBA talent at one of our member schools. Select a school below and search this resume database by experience, certification, keywords, and more.

Available Now:…


Added by Ryan Pratt on August 25, 2011 at 3:03pm — No Comments

Block out the noise and make a presentation!

Is someone considering the opportunity you’ve just presented to them? When your phone rings – or email buzzes – what are the chances it is someone saying “Let’s move ahead.”? If the chances are good, then keep doing what you’re doing. If not, you better change something pretty quick!

Am I old school? You bet. I’ve survived. Not only have I survived – I’m living the American Dream! I say this not to boast but to make a rather simple…


Added by Jerry Albright on December 14, 2010 at 12:46pm — 27 Comments

Menial Jobs for Students the Ideal Starting Point to Kick-Start Careers

Who didn’t have a fast food job when they were still in school? Jobs for students have traditionally centred on the fast food industry or fashion because it’s great to work where your peers hang out.Generation Z is heading into the part time workforce now and not much has changed, but some teens keenly seek out…


Added by Stephanie Bressan on September 27, 2010 at 9:43am — No Comments

Resume Book Release Dates for September 2010

Did you know that some of class…

Added by Ryan Pratt on August 30, 2010 at 2:25pm — No Comments

MBA Resume Book Release Dates for August 2010

Over 2,700 companies from more than 50 different countries around the world purchased more than 15,000 resume databases in 2009 from MBA Focus. This year, even more companies…

Added by Ryan Pratt on August 10, 2010 at 2:43pm — No Comments

The More Things Change, The More They Stay the Same

Recently, I was looking over some of my recruiting material from about 14+ years ago. I reviewed all the sections about sourcing candidates (from cold calls to referrals), picking up job leads from newspapers (remember those) to references and many other "old school" techniques. Here is what I realized; Nothing today is really NEW!

Think about it; what "inventions" are really new? Data storage; sure the way we store the data has changed from… Continue

Added by Alex Putman on August 3, 2010 at 9:54pm — 2 Comments

How to Land a Job Fresh Out of School

How to Land a Job Fresh out of School


Added by John Sanders on June 30, 2010 at 3:29am — No Comments

Old School Recruiting and Social Media

I got into a conversation with the guy standing on a step-ladder changing light bulbs while I waited for my wife as she browsed the merchandise in a boutique clothing store.

Being the old school recruiter that I am, I quickly discovered that his name was Fabian, he was the owner of the store, it was newly opened store in the area, and we were his very first customers.

The reason why I am blogging about this conversation is because this guy said a few things that has some… Continue

Added by Ken Forrester on October 26, 2009 at 1:00pm — 3 Comments

Back to School Time - SEO Style

Although SEO seems to be the new buzz in recruiting web 2.0 strategies, it has actually been used for years as a tactic to increase sales for online businesses.

SEO and how it fits into the recruiting industry is greatly misunderstood. I completely agree with Marvin in that SEO is not enough , but it makes me wonder who said that it was the golden ticket to begin with.

SEO Is… Continue

Added by Nicole Bodem on August 15, 2009 at 7:14pm — No Comments

MultiPost Your Job Openings to 50 Schools at Once!

More than 50 top b-schools are now part of an exclusive network of MBA job boards called MultiPost. This new service allows companies to quickly and easily post job opportunities to your selection of the top graduate business school and alumni job boards around the world. A convenience fee of less than $299 will be charged by MBA Focus™ following the completion of the quick & easy process. Just create a new account and/or sign in, pay, and then post.

Use MultiPost to post your… Continue

Added by Ryan Pratt on April 6, 2009 at 10:55am — 1 Comment

Post a Job to an Exclusive Network of Elite MBAs

Do not worry about an onslaught of unqualified candidates! With MultiPost, only the world’s elite MBAs from the world’s elite MBA programs can see your job posting. MultiPost distributes your job opening to multiple MBA and alumni job boards at once. MultiPost is an exclusive service only available to a selection of top business schools, including: Chicago, Wharton, Kellogg, Stanford, Columbia, and 50+ other top schools.

You select which schools you want and the candidate… Continue

Added by Ryan Pratt on February 17, 2009 at 10:38am — No Comments

Post Open Internships to Every Business School at Once!

MultiPost Your MBA Internship Openings!

MultiPost is a new service that allows companies to quickly and easily post job opportunities to the top graduate business school and alumni job boards. Use MultiPost to post open internships at your company’s office to MBA interns from more than 60 of the world’s top business schools.

Post your open internships to these schools and many more:…


Added by Ryan Pratt on January 14, 2009 at 11:03am — No Comments

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