If FOT has anything in our readers, we have the following: –Readers who are generally looking for the best way to do things. –Readers who are trying to be better than the average HR/TA pro. –Readers who like to change things. That’s great, right? The answer is actually MOST OF THE TIME, IT’S GREAT. SOMETIMES […]
Candidates are more than ever using social media as a place to receive information about jobs (such as posts of job offers on Facebook), and say that having just a corporate Facebook or Instagram page is not enough. Posting the right content on the right channel is what candidates expect nowadays and gives you the […]
I’m a sucker for anything that tries to answer a question that I almost never hear anyone ask, much less answer: How can you be a good boss? Notice that I say anything that “tries” to answer because I usually find that most advice on how to better manage people usually goes one of two […]
It’s that time of the year again: time for annual performance reviews. Do you wish you could change it? Turn it into something less time consuming, and more meaningful? While it may seem safer to stick with the familiar, holding on to an outdated process may be hurting you more than you think.
Have you heard? For four straight months this year, the number of open jobs outnumbered the people out of work in the U.S. If you’re like most in the talent acquisition biz, you’re probably feeling the squeeze of this historically tight labor market. There are no signs that this trend will slow down soon, which […]
Staffing firm Persol Career Inc. has partnered with Sapporo-based Hokkaido Shinkin Bank (北海道信用金庫) to help the credit union’s corporate clients overcome recruitment challenges. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Persol Career partners with Hokkaido Shinkin Bank appeared first on AIM Group.
GitHub is the worlds largest open-sourced repository coding sites online today. Currently, it has over 28 million users and over 57 million in repositories. With so many monthly active users sharing and learning about coding it’s a fantastic place for Talent Sourcers to find qualified talent.
‘Tis the season when business begins to taper just enough for us to embark on a hiring push, to onboard and train our newest team members. For the fall and winter months, this is our window of opportunity to ensure we’re ahead of the hiring curve before it’s too late. If our hiring initiatives during […]
Japanese part-time jobs site Baito.MyNavi.jp has introduced a new communication feature that lets recruiters and employers contact job-applicants via short message service (SMS). This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Baito.MyNavi.jp introduces an SMS service appeared first on AIM Group.
There’s a ton of research done on placebos. You give one group the real medicine, you give another group the ‘placebo‘ pills, and then tell both groups what they should expect… and amazingly in almost every test, the placebo group will see most of the same effects as the real medicine group. The power of […]
I’m throwing it back to old school FOT today for a Black Friday edition of “Don’t Feed the Vendors.” For those unfamiliar with the segment, we used spotlight vendors on the site long before the days of sponsored content and influencer campaigns and allowed them their 15-minutes on the site. However, it’s the day after […]
Note: Today, the American Thanksgiving holiday, is a fitting time to reflect on social responsibility.
Did you know that 30% of the top 10 million websites are powered by WordPress? This information comes from recent data collected by W3Techs.
Work communications are always a barrel of laughs. Usually, when I have gotten in trouble either at work or with a pal, it involved me snapping off in an email. I don’t do it often, but when I do, I spend the next days downing an entire, full-fat version of humble pie, second-guessing my instincts, […]