Employers (like myself) juggle hundreds of problems at any given time, and having a crowded head makes it much more difficult to accomplish the tasks at hand efficiently. While I've spent a… Continue
Added by Maren Hogan on August 31, 2015 at 10:53am —
What do Deloitte, Genentech, Intel and Stryker all have in common?
Easy. They have each won recognition in 2014 for not only creating a great work environment but translating that commitment to the treatment of their candidates – even the ones they don’t hire.
They’ll also be… Continue
Added by Katrina Kibben on January 12, 2015 at 6:00pm —
Friendly debate about methods of recruiting is appropriate, but personal attacks which are based in ignorance and/or jealousy are not. Before you launch into a sermon on 'the only way to recruit' and the 'evils' of some other recruiter's methods, pause a… Continue
Added by Nicholas Meyler on May 26, 2014 at 5:00pm —
We’ve all heard the bad news about the state of today’s workplace. Years of economic recession,… Continue
Added by Kevin W. Grossman on January 20, 2014 at 9:00am —
So you see a job online that you really like the look of, and then what? Do you send your CV, do you attach a covering letter? Do you think about it for a while.
What goes on behind the scenes at recruitment businesses seems to be a hot topic on the blogs at the moment. All sorts of things are being quoted about the… Continue
Added by james nathan on May 10, 2012 at 7:42am —
Good recruiters get the job done.
Even better recruiters get the job done with quality results.
The very best recruiters get the job done with quality results and...?
Added by Valentino Martinez on April 28, 2011 at 10:30pm —
I find this whole recruiting train of thought amusing...
With Linked In, Facebook, Twitter, and myriad other avenues of engagement - worrying about where the best site to place a job ad...well, er - it sounds like a discussion from a 100 years ago listening to two buggy whip salesmen chatting about which blacksmith to… Continue
Added by K.C. on February 14, 2011 at 9:00pm —
(With 2/3 of the workforce or about 60-70 million people actively looking or open to a new job opportunity, and just 3-4 million jobs advertised, creating a Career Investment Portfoilio may just be the wisest step to take...This Two Part article will spell out the state of the current employment economy and explain how to easily build a Career Investment Portfolio and benefit from it now and into the… Continue
Added by K.C. on February 10, 2011 at 2:00pm —
“Great minds think alike.”
We’ve all heard this phrase before. It typically warrants saying when someone has an idea that you were already thinking about. “Great minds think alike, huh Kirk?” Think about that for a moment. If all great minds thought alike, where would we be? If… Continue
Added by Kirk Baumann on January 11, 2011 at 8:49am —
I recently Googled the term “Make a Difference,” and found a host of inspiring stories and blogs about great charitable work and helping… Continue
Added by K.C. on November 9, 2010 at 6:00pm —
It doesn't matter what type of recruiter you are, corporate or agency, or even if you are a job seeker looking for work, you have to be able to know good from bad when it comes to which candidates or open positions to focus on.
Added by Craig Silverman on October 20, 2010 at 1:00pm —
"Palpitating pageant of pachyderms, pulchritude and pantomime! Desperately dangerous displays of unrivaled aerialism! Colossally comic comedians! Dainty and dexterous displays of principal bareback equitation!"Do those phrases bring back childhood memories of the circus?… Continue
Added by Kirk Baumann on September 21, 2010 at 7:30am —
Probably the most common definition of an organization's culture is "the way we do things around here." If you're an executive describing your culture, you're most likely referring to your mission, vision and values; and your core beliefs and what they represent. Something like: "We have a culture of accountability, high quality customer service, respect for employees and a commitment to community service." And you, yourself, may exhibit and experience all of these characteristics. But what… Continue
Added by Kathleen Quinn Votaw on March 28, 2010 at 7:50pm —
In the last post, we discussed how traditional jobs were going away, or moving towards a flexible work force. Today we'll discuss the one segment of the employment spectrum that's destined to benefit from these trends -- the ranks of the self-employed.
Changing Self-Employment Options
Too often, when people think of the self-employed, they think of the latest media-glorified entrepreneur who took sensational risks, to become wildly wealthy and successful. And while… Continue
Added by Jay Fenello on January 26, 2010 at 3:47pm —
Looking for a six figure job? How about six figures in six months? What will you do? It's only the best job in the world!
"The Caretaker of the Islands of the Great Barrier Reef is a newly created position. There are a few minor tasks that need to be taken care of, but the most important duty is to report back to Tourism Queensland (and the world) and let us know what’s taking place on the Islands of the Great Barrier… Continue
Added by Chad Sowash on February 2, 2009 at 8:45am —