Tag: big data

RecruitingLive with Mikey McPhail

I’ve never been much of a math person. I think it had to do with the fact that I moved so often as a kid. Switching schools and...

Put Up or Shut Up: Recruiting Data

I’ve tried very hard to educate my recruiters and sourcers to speak to management with recruiting data. This is the data that drives the...

Rational Recruiting: Big Data Myths Debunked

Have you ever been inside a factory? The sounds of machines cranking, the hustle and bustle of the room, the smell of steam. There’s...

Vote For Me: Campaigning For Data

Algorithms make a lot of decisions for us, whether we know it or not. They decide what ads we see, what Youtube video plays next and a lot...

Poetic Justice: Why Machine Learning Matters in Recruiting and Hiring.

The first time I used Waze was a revelation. This was not because of the network effects it generates, but more importantly, because of how...

How To Lie With Social Media Metrics.

As someone who’s more or less grown up with the commoditization and corporate adoption of social media, and as someone who gets paid to...

How Recruiting Technology Will Change Hiring In 2016 (And Beyond).

While the Federal Reserve recently decided to raise interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis, they cited job growth...

Life of the Third Party: How To Use Big Data For Agency Recruiting.

Let’s face it. If we liked math (or were any good at it), there’s a good chance we wouldn’t be in recruiting. Crunching...

The Nostradamus Effect: Seeing Into the Recruiting Future With Data Science.

If you run a business or manage a team, then you’ve felt–or can imagine–the extreme stress of a talent deficit. Experiencing...

Fuzzy Math: Why Time to Fill Sucks.

Oh, “time to fill.” If you’re a recruiter, the very mention of this metric is enough to send shivers down your spine;...

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