Tag: job descriptions

Who’s The Boss: Recruiter or Hiring Manager?

If you’re like most employers today, there’s a good chance that you’re spending a lot of money establishing your...

Why Your Job Descriptions Still Suck (And What To Do About It).

As any recruiter or talent acquisition professional can tell you, at a foundational and fundamental level, that even today, job...

Do We Really Need Job Titles?

If there’s one career topic that remains particularly contentious, particularly when it comes to recruiting and HR practitioners,...

Nothing Else Matters: Why Your Job Postings Are Your Employer Brand.

While the whole job search is like dating metaphor has decidedly jumped the shark, the fact is that while this aphorism used to be...

Why Your Job Postings Suck (And What You Can Do About It).

This might surprise you a little, coming from me and all, but man, I really need to take some time to vent about something that’s...

A Post About Nothing.

The goal of recruiting and HR content, or any content, is not to be good – it’s to be read. That’s the same with any corporate...

Closing the Gap: A Look at Gender Bias in Fortune 500 Job Listings.

In 2007, Catalyst published research showing that corporate boards that include three or more women significantly outperform others; these...

Content Marketing and Job Descriptions: A Recruiter’s Guide to A/B Testing

If you’ve read it in a blog post once, you’ve seen it re-tweeted, re-shared and re-posted 1000x:Recruiting=marketing. Or to some...

Lost In Translation: Job Advertisements Gone Horribly Wrong

As you can imagine, I share the majority of my working day (and most of my down time) with words. No, that’s not a typo, I do spend most...

Recruiting Ripoffs: Job Search Scams Candidates Need To Know

“Post and pray” isn’t limited to recruiters. For a lot of job seekers out there, finding their next opportunity means...

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