Luis von Ahn, a founder of Captcha and Duolingo, says one of the changes he made when starting his most recent venture was to focus on hiring nice people. He says he used to evaluate potential hires based solely on their competence, but realized the approach wasn’t effective.
I bet you’re wondering how Big Data intersects with Hip Hop, Zombies and HR. Victorio Milian’s covers all the plot twists as he discusses how to avoid strategic blind spots when using Big Data.
At this time every year, many new high school graduates enter the working world with no intention of earning a college degree. Yet the lack of a four-year degree doesn’t mean a rewarding career isn’t possible, says a new report from CareerCast.com, Great Jobs Without a College Degree.
This week I moved my desk to the other side of the office to sit with our development team. Within my Marketing responsibilities at Qandidate.com I work closely with the development team, when it comes to product design and scope, so I decided to move my desk from one side of the office to the […]
HiringSolved has begun the process of going to market in a very aggressive way. Once we do this right (and we will), it wonât be long before we win it all.
In this Google+ hangout, Jim Stroud, Sourcer extraordinaire, shares about his new book “Resume Forensics” on a few tips, tricks and creative ways to source for candidates through Google, Bing, Yahoo and more.
Three innovative recruiting/interviewing strategies for hiring new employees, from piracy to faking emergency situations. Includes videos 😉
Dale Carnegie wrote a fantastic book back in 1936 that really spelled out How to Win Friends and Influence People, and in my view it was so successful and continues to be successful because it contains such a lot of common sense about treating others how we ourselves like to be treated.
So tomorrow you’re a job seeker. The bad news is that if you go the conventional route, you have a tough road. Currently, recruiters and job search sites can literally funnel a thousand …
Just as Jobs2Web was a recruiting platform, TrackIF is a platform for marketing. The B2B e-commerce angle is where Berg sees the real revenue potential through affiliate marketing, white label offerings, and user data analytics.
Video is taking over. This week on a Recruiting Trends webinar, Maren Hogan and Joel Cheesman shared some pretty astonishing statistics about video and its imp…
No doubt, if you’ve worked as a sourcer for any amount of time, you’ve heard what you consider to be some ridiculous comments from the recruiters you support. Here are some of my favorites that I collected from sourcers this week.
You may not be frequently giving out an embarrassingly gushing smile and you might not write little love notes during your lunch break. But, there are ways to tell if you love your job.
Welcome to Yext’s new location.