Bruce  Anderson

Posts by Bruce Anderson

  • 10 Must-See Breakout Sessions at Talent Connect 2019

    August 15, 2019

    Talent professionals who come together next month in Dallas for Talent Connect 2019 will have a chance to hear Michelle Obama in a fireside chat, be inspired by keynote addresses from Gary Vaynerchuk and Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynthia Marshall (among others), learn about new products and features from LinkedIn, and connect with peers from around the world. This...

  • Make These 3 Simple Changes to Your Job Posts to Attract More Women

    August 12, 2019

    A job post is much more than a solicitation for applications. It’s often your company’s chance to say hello and make a strong first impression. A job post can send powerful messages to would-be candidates. Those messages are conveyed both by what you say (and don’t say) and how you say it. And if you’re trying to improve your diversity — and productivity — by...

  • 6 Tactics LinkedIn’s Product Team Used to Cut Its Time to Hire in Half

    July 25, 2019

    A year ago, the hiring process for LinkedIn’s Product team was, well, suboptimal. Feedback from interviewers was sporadic. Candidates had anywhere from one to 12 interviews, with an average of eight onsite. And the average time to “approved for hire” was 83 days. To fix this, Ryan Rolansky, the SVP of Product, brought in Amy Schultz as the new head of recruiting...

  • The Latest Trend in the NBA: Recruit Your Own Teammates ...

    July 24, 2019

    ESPN.com called it “the wildest NBA week ever,” the first few days of the free-agent signing period earlier this month. Superstars...

  • Gary Vaynerchuk, Cynthia Marshall, and More to Keynote at...

    July 23, 2019

    Talent Connect, Linkedin’s annual conference for talent and HR professionals, is right around the corner on September 25-27 in Dallas...

  • Why — and How — Your Company Should Embrace Older Workers

    July 17, 2019

    More than half of Americans over the age of 50 are being pushed out of their jobs, long before they’re ready to retire, according to a...