Bruce  Anderson

Posts by Bruce Anderson

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    The Biggest Challenges Recruiters Are Wrestling with Right Now

    April 2, 2020

    Talent acquisition has always been a demanding discipline, and in the last few years its principal challenges have centered on finding talent quickly and efficiently even as unemployment grew smaller and smaller. But in the wake of coronavirus, recruiting leaders and their teams are grappling with a host of new issues that are morphing and expanding every day....

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    7 Steps to Creating a Virtual Employee Onboarding Program

    April 2, 2020

    It was the first Wednesday of March and Kelly Chuck, who spearheads the curriculum for LinkedIn’s onboarding program, had just started noodling some ideas for a possible virtual orientation. Then she was told that the company was asking its Bay Area workforce to start working from home and she needed to have a virtual onboarding program in place for the new...

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    7 Tips for Conducting a Seamless Video Job Interview

    March 12, 2020

    As companies around the globe make adjustments to prioritize the health and safety of their employees and communities amid coronavirus, many talent acquisition teams are reassessing how they conduct candidate interviews. In many cases, this means transitioning from in-person interviews to virtual ones. For some recruiters, video interviews are familiar and their...

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    Boomers Can’t Learn, Millennials Are Lazy, and 6 Other...

    March 10, 2020

    By now, most talent acquisition and HR professionals know stone-cold the business case for diversity. They understand the value that...

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    6 Meaningful Ways Companies Welcome Moms Back from...

    March 5, 2020

    “Working mothers.” The phrase is very much in vogue these days, but it’s still an odd coinage — moms have always worked, whether in...

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    Call for Speakers: Share Your Story at Talent Connect 2020

    February 27, 2020

    If you and your team have cracked the code on hiring a battalion of software engineers in 30 days, if you’ve figured out how to build...