Content authored by Will Thomson
Building An Army: The 5 Habits of Highly Successful Recruiters.
As anyone who’s been in this business of ours long enough already knows, recruiting success doesn’t happen overnight. In fact, if you’re going for quick wins and instant gratification, brother, you’ve… Read more
Life of the Third Party: Why I Left Corporate Recruiting for Contingency.
For the last seven years now, I have enjoyed the comfortable, predictable and somewhat steady life of an in-house recruiter, which, let’s face it, has its advantages. Reqs and candidates come… Read more
Candidates Don’t Give A Crap About Klout.
If you think that Klout, Kred or any of the other measurements of “influence” are going to be the determining factor in your 2015 recruiting success, you’re full of crap. Or… Read more
Pour One Out: The Day Recruiting Died
If business is booming, or even if things are just going good, than you should be recruiting. It’s not just something we should be doing for open positions; there should always… Read more
Recruiting Will Piss You Off
If you’re a recruiter, you will have some good days, some bad days, and some days where you are just plain pissed off. If you say you haven’t felt pissed… Read more
8 Things To Consider When Doing A Video Interview
The future of recruitment is now. How did we get here? Let’s take a quick look at the evolution of how we communicate with candidates and clients. First, it started with… Read more
LinkedIn Is Still The King…For Now
Software Advice, an Austin based subsidiary of Gartner Inc. designed to help consumers choose the right software for their needs, recently published a benchmark study on job board efficacy and… Read more
Why Personal Branding is A Big Deal for Big Companies
Personal Branding has been the buzzword for the past couple of years. Many have bought into it, but most have not. There have been countless articles, posts, and books written… Read more