Tag: goal

Importance of Goal Setting, in Crisis

Have you been able to make progress against your goals over the past couple months, or has everything been pushed aside due to the corona virus crisis? If you’re like me, all goals unrelated to this pandemic and “keeping the lights on” haven’t just been pushed to the back burner – they aren’t even in the kitchen! Who cares right? Wrong. With the impact…

Your Next Recruiting Goal Should be to Make Candidates Feel “Seen, Heard, and Remembered”

Earlier this month, I joined hundreds of talent acquisition pros in downtown San Francisco for Jobvite’s annual Recruiter Nation Live event (full disclosure: I’m employed by Jobvite). In addition to exchanging some new stories, the best recruiting practices, and winning strategies with our peers, I also had the great pleasure of speaking on-stage with the incredible Molly Bloom. In case you don’t know, she’s…

Simple But Not Easy – Goal Mindset

Waking up before 5 AM is simple but not easy. The majority of people hit snooze a couple of times and crawl out of bed much later. Every night, go to bed early to get 7-8 hours of sleep and set your alarm for a wake-up call at 4:27 AM. Simple but not easy. Not bragging here, just sharing what I have been doing….

New Sourcing Goal: To Be The Best PenPal Evah!

For the last few years, my days have been filled with intake meetings and sourcing strategy. Building spreadsheets detailing our funnel of candidates, reaching out to candidates about opportunities and, of course, engaging with candidates. But predominantly I source. Except over the past month the tides have changed, and I think I’m becoming Chief PenPal, as well. There are some days I could exchange up…

LinkedIn goal: Boost sharing of content

The business-oriented social-networking company has been testing a new product called LinkedIn Elevate that suggests content for employees to share, allows them to schedule the best time to post it on LinkedIn or Twitter, and provides data — likes, …