Month: November 2018

5 Hard Lessons I’ve Learned About Being a Better Manager and Boss

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 ways — it’s either very simplistic or incredibly stupid….

InfoJobs betting on video gaming

Leading job board InfoJobs.net is focusing on Spain’s burgeoning online gaming sector, particularly, e-sports. A proprietary survey showed growing employment opportunities and above-average salaries, but a lack of training and access.  This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post InfoJobs betting on video gaming appeared first on AIM Group.

Boss Zhipin hires chief scientist, launches career lab

Chinese tech sector recruitment leader Boss Zhipin (AKA, Zhipin.com) may still be in the hunt for its first CFO, but the Beijing-based company has hired its first “chief scientist,” Dr. Xue Yanbo. Xue will head-up the company’s newly-created Career Science Lab. The Career Science Lab is an attempt to apply big data and AI technology to the task of helping China’s 600 million white…

10 Reasons to Reconsider the Traditional Annual Review

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 While it may seem safer to stick with the familiar, holding on to an outdated process may be hurting you more than you think.

7 Steps to Fixing a Broken HR Department!

Almost any HR leadership position you’ll ever interview for is the organization wanting you to come in and fix it. Almost always they’re hiring a new HR leader because someone believes HR is broken. So, you tell them this plan. You’ll get hired. You’ll fix it. You’ll send me a note to thank me! I had a friend start a new HR leadership position…

This Job Crunch is our Least Favorite Form of Exercise

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 is great news for workers but makes our jobs…

Persol Career partners with Hokkaido Shinkin Bank

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.

3 Rules to Make Performance Management More Effective

As humans our core values define and shape us and serve as internal beacons to guide our actions and behaviors. It is the same for any organization’s values. Values are vitally important to the ongoing culture and success of any company, so it’s necessary to actively bring those values to life in the form of operational practices.

Job Today recruiting for New York launch

Mobile recruitment app JobToday is recruiting a “city launcher/coordinator” to open an office in New York City. This would be the first American outpost for JobToday, which is active in the U.K. and Spain. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Job Today recruiting for New York launch appeared first on AIM…

How to Source and Recruit on GitHub

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.