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  • Being a Better Recruiter Isn’t About Being More Efficient, It’s About Being Different

    August 24, 2016

    I’m now working with a bunch of staffing professionals and corporate recruiters who (along with their employers) want to be more competitive. I suggested the best way to change is by becoming different, not by trying to be more efficient. Why is being different more important? Because it can result in improvements of 50-100% or more in 6-12 months. It’s almost...

  • What Your Candidate Experience is Missing

    August 23, 2016

    Candidate experience is a multi-faceted thing. And, a lot of companies are struggling to give job applicants positive experineces. Just consider the stats:  Only 40% of recruiters are even required to respond to job applicants AT ALL, according to the 2015 NAM CandE Research Report. The most recent DHI-DFH Vacancy Duration Measure revealed that it took an...

  • 3 Ways the Best Recruiters Stay Ahead of the Pack

    August 22, 2016

    In a competitive job market, finding the best and the brightest doesn’t come from randomized recruiting strategies without careful inspection of trends or what others in the industry are doing. If an $8 per hour role costs the company about $3,500 in direct and indirect recruiting costs, imagine how quickly those numbers add up when you’re filling roles at a...

  • Moments Like This One Make Being a Recruiter the Best Job...

    August 19, 2016

    After saying “YES” to the big question that changes a person’s life, Benita Abraham—like so many of us—was eager to share the news...

  • Marriott International Shares Its Secret To Driving...

    August 18, 2016

    We’ve heard time and time again that organizations with engaged employees are more successful. But Marriott International’s Executive...

  • Sir Richard Branson to Keynote Talent Connect 2016

    August 17, 2016

    Talent Connect – what’s been called the recruiting conference of the year – is kicking off this October 5th in Las Vegas. We are...