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Does Your Employer Brand Need a Boost?

April 25, 2014 3:48 pm Published by Anne Fleshman

Having a strong employer brand is one of the most important components of any recruiting strategy. It tells a story to your candidates about what it’s like to work at your company and shows them how much you value your employees. The viral nature of social networks has created many...

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Twitter’s Redesign Makes the Platform Ripe for Recruitment

April 23, 2014 5:00 pm Published by Stéphane Le Viet

The Society for Human Resource Management recently found that more than 75% of companies use social networking sites to recruit job candidates — and recruiters are often going beyond professionally oriented platforms like LinkedIn. 66% of recruiters use Facebook for discovering talent, and 54% of recruiters turn to Twitter when vetting candidates. With Twitter’s redesign, that number is...

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5 Tools Recruiters Must Utilize to Eliminate Time Zones

April 21, 2014 3:12 pm Published by Will Thomson

I am a global recruiter.  I work for a widely recognized company with an established brand.  I have the opportunity to talk to people in countries all around the world.  I am in the trenches.  What I am about to preach, I breathe every single day.  The world we live...

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Big Thanks to Our Customers, Investors, and the Work4 Team

April 18, 2014 9:48 pm Published by Stéphane Le Viet

I’m excited to announce Work4 has closed $7 million in Series B Funding with Serena Capital and Matrix Partners. This funding is a real testament to the excitement and opportunity we have to leverage Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for recruitment. With backing by VC firms in Europe and Silicon Valley,...

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Why I Work4: Leona Chu, Advertising Operations Manager

April 14, 2014 3:03 pm Published by Leona Chu

At my previous job at Citibank, I worked on the Digital Marketing team for Credit Card and Mortgage products. I was fortunate to have worked with media agencies and improved my skills on many ad platforms, including Facebook. It is incredible how marketing has transformed over the last decade, from...

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Technology Updates Social Recruiters Can’t Ignore

April 11, 2014 3:39 pm Published by Anne Fleshman

These days it can be daunting to keep up with HR technology, let alone learn it well enough to extract the fullest benefits. With new updates and features being released every week, how can recruiters stay up to speed with the technology that has the potential to fundamentally change the...

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Social Recruiting: Fad or Forever?

April 7, 2014 3:10 pm Published by Chris Fields

What is the next generation of recruiting? Well it’s social, of course. Don’t get me wrong: there will always be those jobs and industries that can be recruited via a sign out front or word of mouth. However, they are starting to be the exception. Every company wants to get...

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Top Tips For the Socially Savvy Recruiter

April 4, 2014 3:40 pm Published by Anne Fleshman

It’s no secret that Spring is a peak hiring time for many recruiters. Recent grads and jobseekers in any industry significantly affected by the change in weather (think: construction, tourism, hospitality, etc.) will be looking for new opportunities. This week we’ve rounded up the best recruiter tips from the web...

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