Category: Trends

The Time Warp: Why Recruiters Still Suck At Candidate Experience.

Believe it or not, most employers actually want to treat their applicants well, build positive employer brand buzz and acquire the best and...

Trade Secrets And Lies: Did Google Operate An Internal “Spying Program” For Employees?

A Google product manager filed a lawsuit in California Superior Court yesterday, alleging the company’s strict internal confidentiality...

7 for 2017: The Top Recruiting and HR Trends Every Talent Pro Needs To Know.

The thing about talent trends posts is that if it were possible to predict the future of recruiting and HR, we’d probably have figured...

All Because Of You: Why Startups Are Screwing Over Recruiting and Staffing.

I recently reading a dense David McCullough book (an oldie but a goodie), The Path Between The Seas, which won a Pulitzer back in the 70s...

Network Blues: Why Recruiters Are The Only People Who Still Care About LinkedIn.

As I wrote in an earlier post, I’m kind of new to this whole recruiting thing. In my six months or so in this business, I’ve...

The Fault In Our Stars: Don’t Blame Glassdoor For Your Crap Company Reviews.

There are few companies able to generate more mainstream media coverage than Glassdoor, who has a long track record of using the massive...

Reports Of the Death of Recruiting Have Been Greatly Exaggerated.

In case you hadn’t heard, it turns out that recruiting is dead (or dying, or going extinct, or some similarly dire prediction)...

Why Artificial Intelligence for Recruiting and HR is Really Stupid.

I’m sure you’ve heard by now, that artificial intelligence is coming to Human Resources. Of course, the manifold marketing materials...

Family Matters: Maternity Leave And Millenials

How can HR professionals shift maternity leave to accommodate millennial parents and every other generation in the workforce?

Move On Up: A Recruiting Playbook for Corporate Relocation.

The headlines and soundbites about corporate relocation have become something of a leitmotif of our new post-truth world, particularly...

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