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Job search advice for young adults & grads
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Beth Campbell Duke, a youth career educator, joins us for a conversation about how young adults and new grads should be identifying their skills and strengths as early as possible to ensure career…

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Always Tell Your Candidates Why They Didn’t Get Hired.
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The hardest thing for job seekers is waiting around for that email or phone call to see where they stand. We as recruiters use these gut-wrenching phrases, such as “We have decided to pursue other candidates”. They are hard to deliver, but it’s part of our job. And as humans–not just recruiters–we’re called to do […]

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Your Candidates Are Trapped
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Sometimes, the best candidates may be closer than you think. Why look far and wide when they may be hiding in your own house?

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The Muppets Know Talent
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The new Muppets Show premieres next week. Who’s a huge nerdtastic Muppets Show fan? Yours truly. I’m probably gonna host an FOT viewing party for the premiere. KD loves himself some Animal. I grew up watching the Muppets, and my kids have really enjoyed watching the older shows, so I have had the opportunity to rediscover […]

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6 Predictions for the 2018 Recruiting Season
www.bayardad.com

Can you handle it?

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Focus On Sustainable Growth, NOT Growth At All Cost
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Share on LinkedIn · Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter. You may have read my recent piece Billion Dollar Unicorns: Box Struggles in its Public Avatar, where I discussed how this darling of the VCs is finding the public market rather unfriendly: Their …

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Low-Wage Jobs Dominate Employment Recovery
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The median household income of Americans has not increased in a decade, when adjusted for what has been modest inflation. The poverty level has not fluctuated either, stuck around 16 percent. Those figures could get worse soon.

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What We Can Learn About Innovation from Crows
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… an upcoming book on organizational change. Braden is also the founder of Business Strategy Innovation, a consultancy focusing on accelerating innovation and change, and an Innovation Excellence co-Founder. Follow him here on Linkedin or on Twitter.

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Texas led the nation’s private-sector job growth in April
bizbeatblog.dallasnews.com

Once again, Texas led the nation’s private-sector job growth in April, adding 29,080 private-sector jobs, according to monthly estimates released today by ADP payroll processor. The state added a less-than-expected 9,100 total jobs in March, but that number probably will be revised next week.

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The best way to catch attention on LinkedIn
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Business owners will do almost anything to get our attention. From people dressed in gorilla suits, standing at busy traffic intersections and waving signs, to advertisements with large images, bold colors or huge fonts — in many ways sales has always …

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Summer Jobs for Teenagers Are Life-Changing
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Access to meaningful workforce development and employment programs have the capacity to set young people on the path to a long-term career while helping to decrease the unemployment rate.

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Talent Ticker #62
www.careercloud.com

Recruiting technology news you can use. Here’s the latest roundup of whats happening in the recruiting world. Lots of news from the past few months to catch up on!

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If I Were 22: Why Would We Ever Hire You?
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“Why would we ever hire you?” he barked. “Your reel is weak, and you look like you’re 12 years old!” I was 22, however, and while I certainly wouldn’t mind being told I look 10 years younger than my age today, being told I looked like a kid was devastating at the time. This man […]

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The FOT Sonic Video: Visit Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett at HR Tech 2015!
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Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett are hitting the road this month, and they’re coming to a town near you (email subscribers click through for video – recorded in a Camry in Grand Rapids, MI last week)! (Well, if you’re in Vegas or the immediate surrounding area on October 18th – 21st, specifically. Small window, we […]

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