Maria Ignatova

Posts by Maria Ignatova

  • The Top 10 Buzzwords Recruiters Should Avoid

    January 25, 2017

    You are a recruiter. You talk to dozens of people every day, scan their resumes, hear all about their accomplishments. And your single biggest eye-roll moment (that also happens every day) is when candidates tell you how passionate, how strategic, and how driven they are. Like you haven’t heard these highly evocative and trustworthy descriptions before… ever....

  • How to Build a Strong Internal Brand For Your Recruiting Team

    January 23, 2017

    Have you heard the story of the cobbler’s children? Well, it’s one that’s very relevant for talent acquisition professionals. In the story, the cobbler is so busy making shoes for everybody else that he has forgotten to take care of his own kids' feet and they are walking around barefoot. “I find in talent acquisition, we do this to ourselves all the time,” said...

  • Spotify Thinks Big and Crafts an Ambitious Job Description Targeting President Obama

    January 12, 2017

    President Obama just gave his farewell address to the nation, and is ready to go on a well-deserved holiday. However, Spotify has other, big plans for him. The company’s CEO just tweeted out a job description, boldly aiming to snag the one candidate in the world whose skill set fits: President Obama. Here is the tweet by the CEO: And here is the entertaining,...

  • The Most Popular LinkedIn Recruiting Articles of 2016

    December 30, 2016

    It seems like 2016 has gotten a bad rap (deservedly or not) and everybody is looking to 2017 with anticipation. Right now is the...

  • The 10 Most Popular Articles Among Recruiters This Week

    November 24, 2016

    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...

  • The Top 10 Skills You Will Be Hiring for in 2017

    October 25, 2016

    It’s planning season and this means that you must be pondering how to dazzle your boss with a solid 2017 strategy. Step one is taking...