Tag: Job Seeker

Why “Talent Acquisition” Isn’t Actually Recruiting.

It’s widely considered a best practice in recruiting to use job titles that are consistent with market conventions and candidate...

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Recruiters (But Were Afraid To Ask).

Too many people throw way too much shade at recruiters. The fact is that most recruiters, contrary to popular belief, actually go the extra...

Can’t Knock The Hustle: Revealing the Unwritten Recruiter Rulebook.

When you’re a recruiter, you’re always only as good as your last placement. You’re constantly sourcing, screening and...

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...

War Ready: Why Job Postings on Facebook Are The Beginning of the End for LinkedIn.

Facebook has reportedly thrown the opening salvo in its long anticipated move into the recruiting and hiring vertical, with TechCrunch...

Check Your Head: 5 Simple Steps To Stop Sucking At Sourcing.

Sourcing is one of those skill sets that you continue to use even after you leave recruiting—and just as relevant if your new job, like...

If I Only Had A Brain: Why It’s Time To Rethink College Recruiting.

 “One of the greatest obstacles to escaping poverty is the staggering cost of higher education.” – Chris Van Hollen OK,...

Reflection: Why Recruiters Who Live in Glassdoor Shouldn’t Throw Stones.

Sometimes, reading the reviews on Glassdoor feels a little bit like watching a bad breakup – it’s uncomfortable, it’s...

Lies, Damned Lies and Millennials: Defending the Gen Y Worker.

As the graduates of 2016 are launched into the world of work, this annual rite of passage will most certainly be underscored by yet another...

How To Make Sure Your Recruiting Content Doesn’t Suck.

Your job descriptions, as you likely already know, are all but worthless. They are poorly-written technical specs built by lawyers who...

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