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January 14, 2013

What We learned in 2012– And How to Plan for a Better Year of Recruiting

With the New Year under way and everyone getting back in gear, it’s the perfect time to review what we learned in 2012 (if anything!) and […]
January 2, 2013

Is it ‘skill’ or ‘attitude’ that will make the best candidate in 2013?

One of the most overused cliché’s in the main stream is “when building a team, hire for attitudes and train for skills”.  Articles from Harvard Business, […]
December 12, 2012

Talent Communities: Prove Your Worth to be Taken Seriously!

As we approach a new year, it’s time to ask: Do Talent Communities have a future?  While there’s a lot of buzz surrounding the concept, there’s […]
December 5, 2012

Welcome to Glitch Town: Facebook Job Board Won’t Overshadow Recruiting Any Time Soon

In mid-November, Facebook launched a job board application called Social Jobs Partnership with the goal of revolutionizing Internet recruiting. They cited statistics that claim Facebook is […]
October 22, 2012

What Recruiters can learn from Zappos – The Phone IS a Social Medium!

Last week I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the Recruiting Trends Conference in Las Vegas – well done to my friends at Recruiting […]
October 15, 2012

Is Social Media the next silver bullet????

Just a short time ago I sat in on a session at The Recruiting Trends Conference in Las Vegas that was titled: Strategic Employer Branding: Social […]
August 15, 2012

What Type of Recruiting Leader Are You?

I’m often amazed at how different recruiting leaders across the country are, and how their differences lead to both high and low performing teams. Most recently […]
August 7, 2012

Give Me a Break with the Titles!!!!

Remember when titles like “sanitation engineer” and “domestic engineer” were the politically correct term for garbage man and housewife? I remember hearing those terms when I […]
August 6, 2012

CEO of the Year – It’s still about the people!

On Thursday evening I had the pleasure of attending the CEO of the Year Award in New York City. We began with cocktails on the floor […]
May 20, 2012

Are Companies really ready for diversity??

Back a few weeks ago I had the opportunity to speak at the SHRM Talent Management Conference and Exposition on the subject of diversity.  Now let […]