Tag: face

Agile Recruiting in the Face of Uncertainty

I recently spent some time thinking about how recruiting organizations are undergoing a vast change in compressed time frames as we deal with: unemployment few of us have experienced, and a pandemic that has forced us to reconsider all parts of human capital management, and for those companies still hiring, a whole new world in talent attraction. As we watch and live through these…

4 Challenges On-Demand Companies & Marketplaces Face When Scaling Supply-Side Talent Acquisition

This post was originally published on this site Businesses trying to recruit on-demand talent in high-volumes across several markets face a specific set of challenges. For marketplaces and on-demand companies in the gig economy, effectively scaling supply-side talent acquisition can be complex—making sure programmatic job advertising campaigns are not overspending, adapting strategies to individual markets, tracking ROI, and managing time spent with vendor relationships…

Let’s face it, we love pretty people!

So, you’ve probably heard by now that some companies in Silicon Valley decided to hire models to attend their annual holiday parties and act as friends of executives. The purpose was not to show the executives had pretty friends, but to add some ‘prettiness’ to the party: Along with a seemingly endless string of harassment and discrimination scandals, Silicon Valley’s homogeneity has a more…

No Scrubs with Joe Gerstandt – Taking Employees’ Words at Face Value

Check out the latest episode of No Scrubs below, featuring host Dawn Burke and her guest Joe Gerstandt, a speaker, writer and consultant within the scope of diversity and inclusion. Together, Dawn and Joe dive in on the difficulty of separating what you assume someone means when they say something, and taking what someone says at face value. Heed their advice on how not to get caught in the slippery slope…

The Killer HR App – Your Face

Almost 20 years ago I read a book that made me want to see around corners and over the horizon. That book was called “Unleashing the Killer App.” Far from a perfect book – but for me at the time, with my background and exposure to technology – it was an eye-opening read. It really reinforced the need to constantly have your head on…

Change up Your Sourcing Strategy with Face Searching by @thejobgirl

Do you ever get bored looking at resume after resume, profile after profile? Yeah, me too. A few weeks ago I was spending my afternoon searching for new profiles online, using different field search commands like intitle:resume and inurl:bio. I uncovered some promising results, and like most sourcers, found myself staring at my computer screen with dozens and dozens of tabs open for me…

Does my black face make me look more diverse?

I’m sitting at the conference room table. It’s surrounded by my peers, most of which are white, one other, besides me is black, sprinkle in a couple of females, welcome to corporate America. We’re here because the white folks want to talk about how diversity is important. The entire time this conversation is happening they just keep staring at me and my black face. I…