Tag: profile

The Assessment Profile of a High Performing Recruiter

Hiring Recruiters is Hard – This Makes it Easier When it comes to Talent Acquisition, there’s one thing that can sneak up on TA and HR leaders – hiring recruiters for your own team. As good as you are at serving the needs of the businesses you support, having a strategy to land the best recruiting talent can be challenging. I’ve always used an assessment…

You’re Going to Jail because of your LinkedIn Profile Pic!

Breaking News from down under! An Australian woman lied on her resume and used a fake picture on her LinkedIn profile and those facts were used in a trial where she was sentenced to over a year in jail! Let’s face it Australia is kind of like the Florida of countries. From the article: Veronica Hilda Theriault, 46, was convicted Tuesday of deception, dishonesty,…

LinkedIn adds QR codes to member profile

LinkedIn members will soon more easily be able to connect with each other, with the professional networking site’s new QR code feature. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post LinkedIn adds QR codes to member profile appeared first on AIM Group.

Using Your Profile to Attract Candidates

There has been quite the conversation about company branding in our industry and how this is helping drive candidates into the process. Why Coca-Cola or IBM need a branding team is beyond me, I am pretty sure they are well known around the world, but that is not what I am getting at here. Smaller companies who do not have a budget for marketing…

Judge Rules in Favor of hiQ – LinkedIn Can’t Block Startup from Scraping Public Profile Data

A federal judge issued a huge setback for LinkedIn on Monday, ruling that LinkedIn can’t block the startup hiQ Labs from accessing public profile data. Many news outlets were calling this a test for the social media conglomerate in how much control it can exercise over data on its users and what it’s believed to be public. The primary question in this case, can a social…

Let’s Stop Hiding In the ‘Who’s Viewed Your Profile’ Cave

One of the greatest features of LinkedIn over other social networks is that it’s professional and isn’t made up of all cat videos, photos of people’s kids getting toilet trained, and political arguments. It’s also the ability to see “Who’s Viewed Your Profile.” This is an awesome feature for professionals and networkers alike. Recruiters have even made placements with this feature.

Spice It Up: Attract Better Candidates With Your LinkedIn Profile

Do you like cheese dip? I like cheese dip. Actually, Liz loves cheese dip—specifically with jalapeños. Why? Because I don’t like boring, and neither do top-tier candidates who are looking to take their career up a few notches. They like it hot. By “hot” I mean candidates look for the following when they’re researching your company: Souped up social media accounts that are active daily Really cool branding that’s…