Tag: Job Seeker

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The Great Job Search Scam: Career Coaches and Con Artists

As the old saying goes, those who can’t do, teach; this, as we all know, is complete BS, because those who can’t do, in fact, become...

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The Worst Job Interviews Ever.

When I stand back and take a look at job interviews, the whole concept seems, I don’t know, a little weird to me. Sure,...

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Candidates Are Users, Too: Applying UX Principles to HR and Recruiting

Have you ever actually applied for a job that’s posted on your careers site? Yeah, I’m guessing from that blank look that the...

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Is Your Job Application Process Turning Off Top Talent?

If you clicked through to read this post, you must have had a little niggling doubt in your mind that the answer to the title of this blog,...

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Recruitment Marketing Doesn’t Have To Suck.

Recruiting and HR is basically a perpetual balancing act. We’re asked to juggle being equal parts psychologist, peacekeeper,...

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Cell Counts: Why Mobile Recruiting Matters for Candidate Experience

The concept of candidate experience has become so ubiquitous to the recruiting conversation it’s become something of a cliché, a...

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Haters Gonna Hate: 5 Reasons Why People Really Don’t Like Recruiters

It’s no secret that most recruiters out there get a pretty bad rep.  Some of this is deserved, of course; some of it is not –...

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Candidate Experience: Why High Touch Beats High Tech

If you think about the myriad steps required in full cycle recruiting, the fact that we’re so focused on that very small slice of stuff...

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Experiencing the Candidate Experience: A Recruiting Reality Check

It seems that, if the chatter from the HR Technology Conference and LinkedIn Talent Connect are any indication, that everyone in talent...

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Passion Pay: How To Get Paid For Doing What You Love

Work, as we all know, kind of sucks.  But while there’s an element of luck and timing involved, I’m pretty convinced that...

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