05
JAN
2012

The Twitter Debate – Who owns your followers?

Since its launch in 2006, Twitter has become one of the most wildly talked about platforms for both corporate and third party recruiters.  Sites like tweetajob.com, tweetmyjobs.com, and jobshouts.com promise recruiters ‘applicants a plenty’ for each job tweeted on the web. We all know
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04
JAN
2012

Pop Quiz! Can You Handle Your Candidate’s Tough Questions?

I recently conducted a training session at a healthcare organization where I asked both the recruiters and the hiring managers questions as if I were a candidate considering their organization.  I asked them questions about future plans for the organization, immediate position objecti
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02
JAN
2012

In 2012 I Resolve………

It’s hard to believe that 2011 has already come and gone and 2012 was ushered in just a few days ago. 2011 proved to be an interesting year  - the economy seemed to remain on a roller coaster ride, large corporations went bankrupt, banks went out of business, and at the same tim
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01
JAN
2012

Recruiters: Do we know what we are looking for? (Part 1)

As I travel the globe talking to recruiters, I am  amazed at the huge disconnect between them and their hiring managers.   It doesn’t really matter how experienced or junior  the recruiter is – many complain about their hiring managers and the hiring managers complain abou
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