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Talent 42 2018 Session 1!!

This is the second post in my series on the 2018 Talent 42. I will focus on the session by Adam Ward on Talent advising.  This starts with a lot of talk about incumbents and a thought about busting the Funnel and how to build your credibility as a Talent Advisor. Traits you need are; being…


Added by Dean Da Costa on June 18, 2018 at 2:48pm — No Comments

Bad Recruiters Portrayed By TV Dads

In honor of Father's Day, here are a few TV Dads showing off their acting skills by portraying bad recruiters. Curious how a bad recruiter will react to a certain situation? Check out these important life lessons and learn what makes a recruiter a bad recruiter.

When a recruiter tells you…

Added by Adam Karpiak on June 18, 2018 at 10:22am — No Comments

5 features to include in your Employer Brand

Being generic these days is a death to branding. There simply is too much noise. So how can you get out of generic employer branding mode and make yours more relevant? The answer is to know your audience and speak directly to their interests.

A strong employer brand aligns…


Added by Joanne McDonagh on June 18, 2018 at 7:13am — No Comments

5 Benefits of a Career in Investment Operations

If you’re at the start or in the early stages of a career within financial or professional services, you should consider Scotland’s investment operations sector. A complex and fast-paced area, it presents a credible long-term career option.

Here we look at five reasons why you can have a successful and rewarding career in investment operations.

1. Less competition

Many candidates interested in joining the fund management industry desire…


Added by Richard England on June 18, 2018 at 4:00am — No Comments

Just landed your first job as a recruiter? Here’s the my most important piece of advice I have.

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is to try just one more time.” – Thomas Edison

This is always one of my favorite topics to discuss when I am talking to anybody new to the industry.  I love it because I know what I went through, basically “Sink or Swim”, and how hard it was, but how it shaped me for the future.  I’ve been in the industry for 12 years and learned a lot along the way, made mistakes, changed strategies, and moved forward.  It…


Added by Nick Mirabile on June 15, 2018 at 4:24pm — 1 Comment

Whiteboard Wednesday: SEO Doesn't Matter for Talent Acquisition

A while back I wrote a post about why SEO is a waste of time for HR. Up to this point, no one has come out to prove me wrong.  To be honest, I'm a bit saddened as I thought there'd be someone who'd cracked the code on a scalable SEO strategy that wasn't purely based on branded keywords.  Oh well.

Because I still hear people talking about SEO in talent acquisition, I thought it was important to devote one of our…


Added by Phil Strazzulla on June 15, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

How to Attract the Right Candidates

In today’s market, many companies are struggling to find enough quality applicants. Is the employment market the sole cause of this issue or can these organizations do something about it? Employers can’t resign themselves to the fact that they won’t be able to get the…


Added by Robert Hoeft on June 14, 2018 at 4:55pm — No Comments

Bullhorn Seeks to Bridge the Opportunity Divide through Expanded Support of Workplace Development Nonprofits

Bullhorn Seeks to Bridge the Opportunity Divide through Expanded Support of Workplace Development Nonprofits

Bullhorn Joins Pledge 1%, Announces New Partnership with Year Up, and Dedicates…


Added by Steve Vittorioso on June 14, 2018 at 10:35am — No Comments

Whiteboard Wednesdays: "Recruiting is like Marketing" Explained

In this week's Whiteboard Wednesday video, we talk through why recruiting is like marketing.  And, more importantly, why it's pretty different too.  This is meant to be an explanation for someone who's new on their journey to understanding what is going on in recruitment marketing and employer branding.

Maybe this is a good video for your boss to get their buy in for a new careers site.  Maybe it will get your…


Added by Phil Strazzulla on June 13, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Bullhorn’s Engage Boston 2018 Shares Powerful Stories from the Staffing Industry’s Most Notable Leaders


BOSTON—JUNE 13, 2018—ENGAGE BOSTON 2018—Bullhorn®, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, will present its highly anticipated…


Added by Steve Vittorioso on June 13, 2018 at 9:07am — No Comments

2018 healthcare staffing trends

Last month, we wrote a blog on “Trends that will shape the Staffing Industry in 2018” talking about the paradigm shift that the industry is going through. In this blog, we will be talking extensively about…


Added by Target Recruit on June 13, 2018 at 5:02am — 1 Comment

How To Switch To Electronic Employee Files This Summer

Want to improve file management for the HR team, but intimidated by the process? Here's how to move to electronic employee files fast this summer.

Managing employee files in an organized and compliant way is a critical part of the HR team's responsibilities.  Unfortunately, files can be nearly impossible to manage when documents are on paper or spread across different teams, offices,…


Added by Dan Orso on June 12, 2018 at 1:02pm — No Comments

Cowardice in Human Resources

Cowardice in Human Resources

I woke up this morning with a heavy heart.



Added by Barbara Goldman on June 12, 2018 at 11:29am — No Comments

Talent 42 2018 The Breakout Tables!!

This is the first post in my series on the 2018 Talent 42. I will focus on the tables and the tools. Some of the speakers were; Mark Tortorici, Dean Da Costa, Aaron Daniels, Paired Sourcing, Shami Marangwanda, Recruiting Toolbox, Amybeth Quinn. Susanna Frazier and more. 



Added by Dean Da Costa on June 11, 2018 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Talent Pools: What You Need to Know

Talent pools are virtual communities of passive job seekers stored in a database which allow HR teams to pipeline future employees. Wikipedia provides a longer definition, but the idea is that talent pools allow the employer to build communities filled with candidates who are interested in working there in the future. It provides you with the ability to engage passive candidates frequently and to tap into this reserve whenever you…


Added by Phil Strazzulla on June 11, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments

How to choose the best resume parser?

Today most of the companies invest a significant amount of time and money in finding software to track their hiring process. Applicant tracking system (ATS), human resources information management systems (HRIS/HRMS) are available to simplify recruitment process, but it works well…


Added by Rchilli Parser on June 8, 2018 at 1:44am — 1 Comment

What Constitutes Employer Branding?

There are so many different avenues to spend time and resources on when it comes to "employer branding."  To make matters worse, many talent acquisition offerings have some sort of "employer branding" angle to them that is designed to get HR to buy.

However, the vast majority of these offerings are more about traffic than they are about your over all employer brand. Check out what we mean in this video:…


Added by Phil Strazzulla on June 7, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments


Picture this. You own a travel company. Your workforce comprises of employees belonging from middle age group and most of the employees are males. Moreover, you refrain your hiring team from recruiting people from other races and sexual orientations.…


Added by Ruby Sharma on June 7, 2018 at 10:00am — No Comments

3 Tech Trends Changing the Face of Healthcare

As the average human life expectancy continues to gradually increase, the focus of the healthcare industry has dramatically shifted. Since the dawn of modern medicine, healthcare systems have been reactive. They wait for one to become sick before any action is taken. Now, with …


Added by Kore1Staffing on June 6, 2018 at 11:01am — No Comments

Mind The (Employment) Gap

Let's say you leave your job without another job lined up. Crazy talk, right? Many recruiters will tell you that it is career suicide. (In fact, if you are one of those recruiters, please make sure to read's important for you to understand that sometimes life happens and not everything happens in…


Added by Adam Karpiak on June 6, 2018 at 7:30am — No Comments

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