Tag Archive: talent pool

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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Target Top Talent: Find and Hire the Right Candidates with Facebook Ads

July 2, 2014 6:11 pm Published by Leigh Shevchik

Facebook Ads are a powerful yet low-cost way to target specific candidate profiles, fill open positions and grow your talent community. In our new guide, Targeting Talent: How to Find and Hire the Right Candidates with Facebook Ads, you’ll learn how to: * Use best practices to optimize your ad...

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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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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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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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Back to the Future of HR

March 28, 2014 4:13 pm Published by Kaila Prins

Great scott! There seems to be an epidemic of equal parts prognostication and nostalgia floating around the #HR-sphere these days. Can all of this prophecy and hindsight make the present state of our workplaces better? Only time will tell (and then someone will write a blog post about it!) Until...

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