Tag Archive: Chris Fields

Niche Recruiting for Hiring Specialized Talent

October 30, 2014 4:33 pm Published by Chris Fields

Recruiting! It’s all the rage. Whenever I ask human resources professionals and managers, what’s their number one problem today, the answer is always “Recruiting and Retention.” There is a link between recruiting strategies and retention numbers, so the lesson is to be mindful of where you look for talent. So...

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Build a Better Candidate Experience with Mobile Recruiting

September 11, 2014 3:25 pm Published by Chris Fields

Mobile is not the next big thing, it IS the big thing. The reasons are plain and simple, nearly everyone has a smartphone and a tablet, nearly everyone is on social media and it’s more efficient and cost effective than other recruiting strategies. 2014 marked the first time in our...

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What Recruiters Need to Know About Today’s Job Seekers

August 1, 2014 6:33 pm Published by Matteo Batazzi

  While I’m not a recruiter by trade, I am an HR professional and an expert resume writer. I spend a lot of my time counseling my clients and researching ways to help them be successful. To provide the most relevant services, I constantly talk to and learn from the recruiters...

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Why You Need a Mobile Recruiting Strategy

July 15, 2014 4:53 pm Published by Chris Fields

Wow, I guess we really need to paint the picture – just in case you didn’t get the memo, right? BREAKING NEWS: Everyone has a cell phone or tablet. The latest reports show that every home has at least 2 devices. In fact, there are over 430 million mobile devices in the...

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How To Use the Top Six Social Media Platforms for Recruiting

June 25, 2014 5:06 pm Published by Chris Fields

Sure, you probably know that social media is a great and inexpensive way to recruit new talent. But simply creating a social media account, posting a few messages and waiting for contacts to find you is not going to cut it. It takes a bit more strategy than that. In...

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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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Mobile is the Tipping Point for Social Recruiting

November 18, 2013 4:43 pm Published by Chris Fields

On my YouTube channel, 67% of my traffic comes from a mobile device. There are various reports that project in 2014, for the first time in history more people will access the internet via a smartphone or tablet versus a desktop. I’m certain that the analytics of other websites and...

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