Mike Irvine

Posts by Mike Irvine

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    January 24, 2020

    From Japan and New Zealand to Sweden and Finland, there’s been a lot of talk recently about shortening the workweek. In this week’s list of must-read articles for talent professionals, learn why working less is a hot topic for companies around the globe and how following three steps can help you do more in fewer hours. Also on the list, check out a guide to...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    January 17, 2020

    In this week’s list of must-read articles for talent professionals, you can find a way to really shake up your hiring process. It’s called “cluster hiring” — a Hunger Games approach in which applicants band together to get hired as a group. No word, though, if Lenny Kravitz will provide wardrobe. And if you’re not a Katniss Everdeen fan, there’s still plenty to...

  • The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    January 10, 2020

    Finland’s new Prime Minister may push for a four-day workweek or a six-hour workday for the entire country. A former Head of International Relations explains why he left and how things have changed at the company with a “don’t be evil” motto. A top aide in Boris Johnson’s new government stirred up controversy by writing that he’s looking to hire “weirdos and...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    January 3, 2020

    Happy New Year! Now that the ball’s dropped and the champagne’s been popped, it’s worth taking a moment to reflect on the year (and...

  • “Historically, recruiters have been creatures of habit. That’s helped them succeed at tasks like filling reqs, but it’s not what will elevate them in the future. The best recruiters will be curious and adaptable, with a learning mindset.” —Amy Schultz, Director of Talent Acquisition at LinkedIn

    5 Skills Every Recruiter Should Learn in 2020

    January 2, 2020

    It’s officially a New Year and, for many, that means it’s time for fresh starts and resolutions. That could mean anything from hitting...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    December 20, 2019

    This week’s list of must-read articles for talent professionals is overflowing with culture — company culture. Take a peek behind the...