Tag Archive: HR Innovation

Culture Branding And Student Hiring

June 12, 2012 7:50 pm Published by Bill Borman

I’ve been following the social hub on the Barclays Future Leaders site quite closely over the last six months while the banking giant has been running their annual intake for the Barclays Future Leaders Development Program. The social hub took features like the Facebook fan page, Twitter feed and YouTube...

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Hiring Employees and Their Networks

May 14, 2012 8:08 pm Published by Bill Boorman

I was on a conference call with student Guillaume Caracalla, who is completing a thesis on social recruiting. As part of the interview, we were discussing some of the hidden benefits of using social channels in the recruitment process. One of the points I was keen to discuss was the...

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The War for Talent

May 7, 2012 8:13 pm Published by Jamie Horton

Does it get much bolder? 42Floors, a San Francisco-based commercial real estate aggregator, recently released a public blog post cum offer letter to UPenn sophomore Dan Shipper. Shipper hadn’t applied for the position, but his experience starting a business of his own and his technical coding skills made him an...

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Getting Our Vets Back to Work

April 30, 2012 8:19 pm Published by Jamie Horton

With the end of the War in Iraq and the winding down of the mission in Afghanistan, hundreds of thousands of troops are making their way back to the States. While conditions in the U.S. are no doubt better than the battlefield, these veterans will face significant challenges as they...

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