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THE TOP 20 BRANDED HR & TALENT PROS: Meet Steve Browne of LaRosa’s Inc.
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Let’s face it – Fearful of the spotlight and conservative to a fault, HR pros generally aren’t the best examples to look towards when it comes to professional branding. Kris Dunn (Kinetix RPO, The HR Capitalist) and Tim Sackett (HRU Technical Resources, TimSackett.com) think that needs to change.  That’s why they created this series – The […]

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Riding The HR Hype Train
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Our pals over at research and advisory company, Gartner, just released their famous technology “Hype Cycle,” a graphical representation of many modern technologies and how they stack up on a continuum that can best be described as, “You probably are just hearing about this” all the way through to “This is everywhere, and no longer all that […]

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Tech workers richer but less happy than most workers
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According to TINYpulse 's poll of 5,000 engineers, developers and other IT specialists working at 500 TINYpulse tech and non-tech company clients, tech workers are less happy than workers in other sectors in every key category. For example, only 36% of …

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LinkedIn's New Employee Directory App 'Lookup' Could Boost Daily Activity On …
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While Lookup is not trying to compete with companies' entire intranets or specific businesses, according to a company spokesperson, LinkedIn does want to replace the employee directory portions of intranets. Even though Lookup has messaging features, …

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Growth at LinkedIn and Twitter has slammed to a halt in the US
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The slowdown was most notable on LinkedIn: Last fall, 28% of US adults said they used it, while only 25% said they did in spring 2015. (The margin of error for the survey was 2.6 percentage points, so Pew classifies this result as no growth rather than …

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My 2 Favorite Sites for Finding Contact Details by @RandyBailey
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One of the biggest problems we have as talent acquisition professionals is getting contact information. At times, we may even feel this desperate… Every sourcer has their “go to” sites and tried and true techniques to complete certain tasks. Every sourcer also knows that there are many ways to do what we do. In an […]

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Blame the Search Firm for Your Crappy Hires
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It’s become common practice in high level NCAA Division Athletics to use retained search firms to hire Athletic Directors and Coaches.  Recently, the University of Minnesota Athletic Director resigned, before UM could terminate him for inappropriate activity, after being on the job for two years.  How did the University of Minnesota respond to this termination? […]

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The Science Behind Hiring For Potential
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I’m a big fan of the prison series on Netflix, Orange is the New Black.  I didn’t think I would like it when multiple people told me I had to watch it, but I’ve been sucked in! I love how they let you begin to like or dislike a character before they reveal their true crimes, […]

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How To Cut Onboarding Costs For Your Sales Force
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From an engagement standpoint, a 2014 Employee Engagement survey from TINYpulse has some actionable, surprising insights on how to cultivate an engaging work environment. According to their report, “peers, not money, are the number one reason why …

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Why Transparency Is Critical for Collaborators
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In 2013, TINYpulse produced and published a survey to understand "how employees feel about their organizations' culture, management, recognition, and their fellow co-workers." More than 300 global organizations participated, contributing 40,000 …

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This new LinkedIn app makes it easier to look up your coworkers
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Lookup, a free app released by LinkedIn LNKD -1.98% Wednesday, helps you find your coworkers and learn more about their background much more efficiently. A post on the company's blog states that you can search for someone based on their name, title, …

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Creative Resume: the Relevant Resume Experiment
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Got to love this creative job seeker. A guy named Jeff Scardino who works in advertising listed his “bad references” and “missed honors” on his resume and got awesome responses from the companies he sent it to.

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Narendra Modi is one of the most viewed Indian CEOs on LinkedIn
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LinkedIn, which maintains an enormous database of and for professionals, believes that the Indian prime minister is a chief executive officer (CEO). In this year's Power Profile survey, the professional networking portal has named Narendra Modi among …

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LinkedIn open-sources its Groovy Gradle plugin for Hadoop
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Hadoop has gotten itself another big-name contributor in the shape of business-oriented social network LinkedIn Corp., which has just made the LinkedIn Gradle Plugin for Apache Hadoop available on GitHub. LinkedIn's Gradle plugin was designed by the …

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