Tag: Recommendations

Writing LinkedIn Recommendations like Yelp Reviews!

I want to start a trend. I’ve had some really great people write LinkedIn recommendations for me. I think all of them are from people I’ve actually personally worked with and had a strong relationship with. The dirty little secret, though, is no one really ever reads or pays attention to these reviews. I mean, no hiring decisions are based on “OMG! Tim’s LI…

On the 10th Day of Giving HR Gave to Me, Ten Learning Recommendations…

This post was originally published on this site By James Coleman, Contributing Writer Gift Your Employees an Investment in Their Future Holidays and gift-giving are for everyone, but they’re especially for the young. Coincidentally, it’s primarily young people we have in mind when we stress the importance of education.  HR focuses a great deal of attention and resources on its younger employees, and for…

Writing LinkedIn Recommendations like We Write Yelp Reviews!

I want to start a trend. I’ve had some really great people write LinkedIn recommendations for me. I think all of them are from people I’ve actually personally worked with and had a strong relationship. The dirty little secret, though, is no one really ever reads or pays attention to these reviews. I mean, no hiring decisions are based on “OMG! Tim’s LI recommendations…

Seeking to Improve Diversity and Inclusion? Consider These Recommendations

Talent-acquisition professionals in any specialty ranging from university relations to sourcers to Candidate-experience directors are working hard to find new ways to enhance diversity and inclusion. We’ve decided to share some tried-and-true diversity tactics that are based on actual leadership discussions and activities held at a number of our 2018 CareerXroads community meetings.

10 HR Recommendations for 2017

RJ set me up nice last week with his post on questions to ask before looking for a new HR gig.  And he’ll be pleased to know at least 5 people read his blog, as hrQ has 5 fabulous new resumes! For the rest of you who are either happy, or on the fence yet motivated because it’s the start of a new year,…

Honest LinkedIn Recommendations

Greg is a rare mix of faux intelligence and stalled ambition. Just when you think he's completely checked out during a meeting, he'll ask a rhetorical question padded with corporate buzzwords, or look up from his phone to restate something we already know.