Tag: Social Media

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LinkedIn Class Action Settlement: What You Need To Know

If you’re a recruiter or employer, there’s a good chance that when you opened your inbox last week, you received an e-mail from...

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Friend or Faux: Why It’s Time for LinkedIn To Get Real.

For weeks (actually, no, make that months), I’ve sat back and watched a pretty interesting phenomenon unfold. It’s nothing new,...

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Top Recruiter: Reality Bites.

Well, my friends – I suppose it was inevitable. After all, for years we’ve been hearing recruiters use stupid superlatives and...

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Semantic Search: Faking Your Way To Sourcing Success

If you really want to tell how good at sourcing someone really is, the first task to assign them should be to find a recent, relevant and...

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I Lost My Facebook Search Keys.

Back in January 2013, Facebook launched one of the most awesome sourcing/recruiting tools of our time, better known as Graph Search. This...

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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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How Recruiters and Employers Can Use Tumblr

I can’t remember the last time I used Tumblr – besides maybe a one off campaign where some CEO insisted that we use the...

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How Hootsuite Hires: A Social Recruiting Success Story

Hootsuite, a high growth, high tech employer based in Vancouver has emerged as one of the most widely used social business platforms on the...

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Tweeting and Sneezing: 2014 Social Media Lessons Learned

I can generally beat colds before they start. My time-honored prescription is soup, tea and lots of cold meds, which almost always does...

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Using Your Blog To Tell Your Story

They tell me that a lot of people have been asking about my session at the Social. Sourcing. Talent. (#SST2014) conferences, “Using Your...

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