Seemingly biased employers suddenly turn out to be friendly and welcoming to disabled job seekers when dollar signs appear on the resume.
A few days ago this thought came to me: “What is the worst advice I’ve ever given anyone?’ Usually, in a case like this the first thing you think of is usually correct! In my case, I came up with a number of things right away, none of which really seemed like the worst advice, […]
Tokyo-based leading ATS vendor HR Solutions has collaborated with a transportation company International Business Bus (国際興業バス) to launch an area-specific job-matching site for the passengers.
I absolutely love going to the SHRM National Conference. I’ve been 8 out of the last 9 years. I’ve spoken at many. I’ve been a part of the blogger team at many. I’ve had real conversations with real HR and Talent pros at every single one. If I was advising HR and TA Technology vendor […]
Lawbasket, an online marketplace for Africa-based lawyers to offer their professional services to small businesses and individuals across the continent, has launched in Zimbabwe.
Just flying back from the SHRM National Conference. This SHRM conference was the biggest ever. Over 20,000 HR and TA pros and leaders all in one location. Thousands of others from vendors and support staff. It was a bit crazy and awesome all at the same time. When you go into the expo of SHRM […]
If you’re going to make your resume an effective “marketing piece,” is your story as unexpected and iconic as the story of the 25 cats?
Xing, the German business and professional social network, is appointing Dr. Ing. Sabrina Zeplin as Senior Vice President of the company’s Product platform.
In this episode of THIS IS HR, Kris Dunn (CHRO at Kinetix), Jessica Lee (VP of Brand Talent, Marriott), and I hit the following topics: —A recent report on employee activism at companies like Google, Microsoft and Salesforce. If a small section of your employees starts protesting against your business plan or specific clients you serve, what […]
Madrid-based business-to-business recruitment portal Talentoo.net has more than doubled its client base in the past six months. The firm now works with more than 1,000 companies, which it connects with recruiters who can offer vetted candidates.
Laurie Ruettimann and I discuss the differences between a job description and a job posting and review a great piece of technology called, JDXpert, we did a demo on. Check it out! HRTMS Inc. is a human resources software company that specializes in Job Information and Description Management. Its groundbreaking solution JDXpert allows you to […]
Glassdoor, the California-headquartered recruitment site and job portal, is expanding its European operations by opening its first German office in Hamburg.
Tokyo-headquartered recruiting firm BizReach Inc. has launched an education project to let university students choose their first career after learning about society and deepening their knowledge in various…
You might have seen this in the news a few weeks back. Mom and Dad take their Autistic son to a Universal Theme Park in Orlando. The son is over the top excited for the Spiderman ride, and Murphy’s Law comes into play. The family gets to the ride and it’s broken down. The son […]