Trends

May 28, 2013

Social Media and Engagement: It Starts with a Question!

An interesting question was raised at the European Leadership Forum today: Why do we mostly use social media to tell? Engagement starts with asking a question! […]
May 9, 2013

$1 Salary for CEOs Promotes Overall Company Success, Productivity

It was announced recently that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to take a salary of just $1 this year. This decision puts Zuckerberg into a growing […]
April 18, 2013

2013 SHRM Talent Conference – Recruit or get out of the way!

What a fantastic session we had on Tuesday at the SHRM Talent Management Conference on Tuesday!   The room was packed and full of very vocal, […]
April 1, 2013

Happy April! Whitepaper Looks at Recruiting Trends for 2013 and Beyond, How to Improve

Back in January, I reviewed what we learned as members of recruiting and talent acquisition in 2012 and what we can hope to change in 2013. […]
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 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 […]
April 24, 2012

Did the recession affect the retained search model?

A few days ago I was talking with the Chief HR officer of a large financial services firm in New York City regarding the pros and […]
January 2, 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 […]
December 21, 2010

How to Plan for Hiring and Payroll in 2011

The state of the economy, new legislation, rising health care costs and ridiculous tax codes make hiring one of the toughest decisions businesses will face next […]
December 6, 2010

Mind-boggling Reports on Economic Recovery and November Jobs

It was Wednesday-only a few days ago!-that reports were pointing to record job increases and certain economic recovery. December 1, 2010-headlines on ere.net heralded the Largest […]