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  • 4 Steps to Eliminate First Impression Bias and Hire the Right Candidate

    April 26, 2017

    First impression bias is the primary cause of most hiring mistakes. Why? Because when we feel good about someone right away, we tend to ask easier question. And, when we feel negative right way, we ask more difficult questions. In other words, we (often subconsciously) look to confirm our first impression. This is the primitive friend vs. foe reaction taking...

  • How to Nail the 6 Key Parts of a Job Description

    April 25, 2017

    If you don’t spend hours crafting the perfect job description, it’s understandable. After all, according to LinkedIn's Global Recruiting Trends 2017 report, 56% of recruiting leaders say that their hiring volume will increase in 2017. It’s not like you're swimming in free time. But the thing is, spending a little bit longer thinking through that job post can...

  • This 6-Step Prep Process Is the Difference Between a Great Interview and an Ineffective One

    April 24, 2017

    Lately, there’s been debate over how much interviews really matter. But for me, there’s no question. After eight years in talent acquisition, I’m convinced the interview is the linchpin to making the right hire. The problem is, few recruiters and hiring managers take the time to really prepare. And, preparing isn’t just jotting down a few of your favorite...

  • The 10 Most Popular Articles Among Recruiters This Week

    April 21, 2017

    In case you need a stimulating read, here’s a great list for you. We took a look at the articles staffing and corporate recruiters...

  • These 4 Simple Words Will Determine the Success of Your...

    April 20, 2017

    HAVE – GET – DO – BECOME. When these words are viewed as a process from left to right, they put a limit on your company’s quality of...

  • 7 Ways to “Hack” Your Interactions with Candidates, Glen...

    April 19, 2017

    It’s not by coincidence that Glen Cathey carries the title of “Boolean black belt” -- he is one of the most accomplished and...