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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    December 6, 2019

    Brand warrior. Digital prophet. Meat distribution engineer. These are just some of the job titles that landed on a list of the “most-inflated job titles for 2019.” Learn more about the roles that rounded out the list in our compilation below of this week’s must-read articles for talent professionals, plus how those inflations can actually cause more harm than...

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    This New Approach to Performance Management Can Take It From Necessary Evil to Competitive Edge

    December 5, 2019

    The classic performance review — here’s how you did, here are your goals, here’s your pay bump (or your pink slip) — is widely reviled. Employees don’t like getting them. Managers don’t like giving them. They can be an enormous drain on morale, energy, and time. A CEB study found managers spend an average of 210 hours a year compiling and delivering them. The...

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    How Microsoft “Renovated” Its Culture by Following These 3 Steps

    December 4, 2019

    Early this year, the Institute of Corporate Productivity (i4cp) released new research into what it takes for an organization to successfully transform its culture. It studied nearly 7,700 global business professionals representing thousands of companies — 64% of whom had experience with culture transformation.  The report identified a direct correlation between...

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    How to Calculate the Cost of Bad Hiring Decisions — and...

    December 3, 2019

    While inquiring about the status of a hiring manager interview training proposal, a client told me she would get back to me as soon as...

  • LinkedIn and iCIMS Team Up to Help Streamline Sourcing...

    December 3, 2019

    As automation takes over the most repetitive tasks, a recruiter’s success is increasingly driven by his or her ability to spend time...

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    9 Ways to Become a Strategic Talent Advisor to Your...

    December 2, 2019

    The Future of Recruiting Report found that 82% of recruiting professionals believe advising business leaders will become more...