Tag: Everywhere

HR Departments Everywhere Are Embracing Video. Are You?

Not long ago, companies viewed videos as optional tools to achieve communication objectives. They were a luxury reserved mainly for marketing departments with huge budgets. Meanwhile, learning and development departments had only canned, off-the-shelf videos to draw from. And because creating and editing them was time-consuming and expensive, videos were developed to have long shelf-lives. In the end, the content was stale before it…

4 Strategies for Increasing Diversity in Tech (and Everywhere Else Too)

While employment opportunities in the technology sector have grown at twice the rate of the national average, high-tech firms have struggled to increase diversity within the workplace. Data compiled from voluntary disclosures to the EEOC reveals large racial and gender disparities within tech workforces as compared to the private sector overall. Recent studies show that improving ethnic and gender diversity within the technology workforce…

Global HR Conferences are the Same Everywhere

HR Conferences around the world are all the same. I can say this with authority. I’ve been to events in over thirty states in America, multiple events in Canada, the Caribbean, four countries in Western Europe, Turkey, Australia, and now India. For as unique as we think we are, the global HR and recruiting profile at these events looks the same. About 30% are…

You'll Soon See LinkedIn Ads Everywhere

LinkedIn (NYSE: LNKD ) is the latest social network to harness its data for advertisements outside its own website. The professional network joins Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) and Twitter (NYSE: TWTR ) in their efforts to target ads to users even after they …