When LinkedIn Hits the Fan

When LinkedIn Hits the Fan

LinkedIn, the holy grail of recruiting, has just made some enemies among the talent acquisition community. As it inches closer and closer to monopoly status, recruiter complaints regarding the use of extensions and allowance of messages has reached an all-time high....
Football and Facebook: Weighing the Costs

Football and Facebook: Weighing the Costs

We all make decisions that come back to haunt us. For the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, this decision was to kneel during the National Anthem. Under the false impression that all minorities would naturally back up his initiative, he ended up...
LinkedIn: Clean it Up or Move Along

LinkedIn: Clean it Up or Move Along

LinkedIn just received a taste of its own medicine. For those in the recruiting industry, it just might be a game changer. The data giant endured a crushing blow in the courthouse on August 14 as it defended itself against hiQ Labs. According to the startup, LinkedIn...