Ritika Puri

Posts by Ritika Puri

  • Head of HR at Time Inc. Takes Down Frustrating Millennial Myths

    November 17, 2016

    Millennials (born between 1982 and 2004) have been in the workforce for more than a decade. And yet,  recruiters are still struggling with how to reach this key demographic group. That’s understandable, as it’s tough to make a clear judgment call about such a wide group of people based on the conflicting accounts that media gives: “They’re lazy.” “They’re...

  • 3 Ways to Maximize Your Staffing Firm's Budget in 2017

    November 1, 2016

    According to LinkedIn’s 2017 Global Staffing Trends Report, more than half of staffing industry leaders expect their firms’ budgets to grow within the next year. Meanwhile, 79% expect the volume of candidates placed to increase, too. The result is one of the most competitive recruiting climates ever: recruiters need to focus on filling roles with quality...

  • How a Leading Staffing Firm Has Set Itself Apart From Competitors

    August 29, 2016

    One of the biggest challenges that staffing firms face is how to attract quality hires when time and resources are spread thin. Russell Tobin, a 65-person staffing firm headquartered New York City, with seven offices nationally, has built its entire business around solving this problem. How did they do it? By creating lasting relationships with candidates that...

  • How This Hot Startup Tackled Its Candidate Experience...

    August 4, 2016

    Sam Shank should have been over the moon. His company HotelTonight, an app that connects travelers with last-minute hotel deals, was...

  • Robots and Recruiters: What the Future Could Hold

    June 23, 2016

    Attention recruiters: the robots are coming. You may have heard the term “artificial intelligence” or “AI” to describe innovations...

  • Ask These 4 Interview Questions to Screen for Emotional...

    May 9, 2016

    Emotional intelligence (EQ) is defined as having a balance of self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skill....