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  • Accenture’s CHRO Reveals One of the Company’s Most Successful Strategies for Retaining Talent

    December 8, 2016

    Accenture doesn’t sell products, it’s a talent-led business, relying on its employees to grow. Recruiting coachable and adaptable (or “liquid”, as Accenture describes it) employees is a great a way to invest in company growth, but retaining this top talent has become key to sustaining that growth and an important mission for the company’s CHRO Ellyn Shook: “The...

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  • 3 Ways to Ensure Your Interviews Are Set Up to Identify the Best Candidate, Not the Best Interviewee

    December 8, 2016

    Interviews are a crucial part of the recruiting process and when I surveyed recruiters as to what their purpose is, I got the following responses: Assess competency and fit: 100% Take money off the table: 20% Demonstrate to the candidate the recruiter is a career counselor: 13% Defend good candidates from bad decisions: 13% Assess someone who doesn’t want to be...

  • A Poem-Worthy Look Back at All the Ways Recruiters Crushed It in 2016

    December 7, 2016

    2016 is almost over -- and it most likely had a good amount of ups and downs (hopefully more of the former). However you’re feeling about the end of the year, one fact can’t be denied… recruiters, sourcers, recruiting coordinators and talent acquisition leaders have transformed businesses across the globe. The work you do has a profound impact on people’s lives....

  • 50% of Job Seekers Want Purpose, But US Companies Simply...

    December 7, 2016

    Next year is shaping up to be a big one for the workforce, with most companies planning to increase their hiring volume. But here’s...

  • How Atlassian is Out-Caring Competitors With Its Unique...

    December 6, 2016

    Willie Nelson tour tickets. That was Atlassian’s Head of Global Recruiting, Kristen Clemmer’s key to recently landing the perfect...

  • Your Crash Course in Employer Branding from Two Marketing...

    December 5, 2016

    If you’ve ever tried to pull Marketing into employer branding, you may have faced some resistance. Marketers usually have the...