Today Social media recruitment is a well-known practice, with over 92% companies using social media as a hiring tool in their recruitment process as per Statista. As per SHRM report, 43% of organizations said that they use social media or online search engine to screen candidates. Social media is not only a…Continue
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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
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
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
HR managers have tons of responsibilities: they look for candidates for different jobs, they interview people, theyorganize events, meetings and conferences and so on. Apart from that, they need to make sure that all the other employees are well organized and disciplined. When a company has…Continue
Added by Jana Rooheart on January 26, 2016 at 10:29am — No Comments
As technology becomes integrated into every business process, there are security vulnerabilities created as well. As advancing and convenient as most technology is, these gaps in security can greatly hurt a business if cyber-criminals decide to target you. Your own company should work to eliminate these IT vulnerabilities through following the three strategies below.…
Added by Brooke Chaplan on January 7, 2016 at 10:21am — No Comments
Regardless of the fact that you're a generalist and handyman, you should be a MASTER OF ONE. It makes you one of a kind, extraordinary and separates you from whatever remains of the pack.
2. HR results matter a great deal, however connections matter…Continue
Just imagine that you have met a person who has good connections and knows people who are hiring. You are making a good impression and right now you are asked to present your resume for further possibilities.
This is a great and quite possible situation, which despite being very promising…Continue
Added by Cindy Mayer on October 27, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
Generation Z is a code name for under-aged people, born between 1995 and 2005. Z-gen are kids and teenagers, who were born and raised in the hi-tech world with financial and social crisis. Their values and aspirations strongly differ from those of their predecessor. Sociologists say that representatives of Gen Z will become very enterprising, versatile and well-educated…Continue
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The waiting game begins
After a job interview, the toughest thing is to weather the waiting period, which may take months or sometimes, even more. Time goes by and you may not hear a single word from the interviewer who seemed very…Continue
Added by Ben Karter on September 15, 2015 at 6:10am — No Comments
Besides the common notion that your body language affects the way others see you, there is more to it. In one of the popular TED talks of October 2012, Amy Cuddy talks about how body language affects the way…Continue
Added by Ben Karter on August 31, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
At some point in your career, it’s likely you’ve considered applying for a role a step up from what you’ve been doing. After submitting your resume and cover letter, you’ve been able to secure an interview. Success, the recruiting gods have smiled upon you! Not so fast; if you’re looking to compete…Continue
Added by Catherine Hess on August 27, 2015 at 5:20pm — No Comments
With all these rapid changes in technology and computer software, it is getting harder and harder to keep up with the latest trends. However, sometimes this may work to our disadvantage. When it comes to applying for jobs—something humanity has been doing for centuries—if you want to make it, you have to keep up.
You will find hundreds of articles online that give tips on how…Continue
Added by ray holder on July 29, 2015 at 7:29am — No Comments
Many think being a recruiter is easy. What a massive fallacy such assumption is! As far as landing a solid expert goes, an HR manager not only takes into consideration professional qualities, yet evaluates candidate’s…
Added by Janet G. Brown on January 27, 2015 at 10:23am — No Comments
Airline Pilot Interviews
By Jason Robinson
Globally, airline pilot recruitment this year is expected to be tight with large numbers of qualified pilots competing for the limited positions.
In the past pilot candidates with the highest qualifications were best placed for the job offer. This is no longer the case. With the introduction of behavioral based interviews, younger better prepared pilots are filling the right seat.
Behavioral interviewing is based on the…Continue
There are problems in using “predictors” of suitability for open positions within a company. Hunter and Hunter (1984) showed that interviewing is one of the worst predictors of future job performance. Using reference checks (.26), education (.22) or biographical data (.37) did not improve the odds too favorably. In fact, even the best predictor, test scores, came out at .57. We could make the…Continue
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