Sankar Venkatraman

Posts by Sankar Venkatraman

  • This Chart Reveals Where AI Will Impact Recruiting (and What Skills Make Recruiters Irreplaceable)

    November 16, 2017

    LinkedIn’s CEO Jeff Weiner recently predicted that the most important trends impacting the future of work are - AI and automation, the skills gap, and the rise of independent work.   Of these three, the one that any individual recruiter can best prepare for, since it would have the most direct impact on your everyday activity, is AI and automation. Unlike...

  • 5 InMail Myths Busted

    August 18, 2017

    You’ve probably been warned that you should wait 30 minutes after eating before you swim—but that’s a total myth. Think of all the extra swim time you could have enjoyed if you knew the truth! Similarly, knowing the truth about InMails can help you be a better, more effective recruiter. InMails can be one of your best recruiting tools and you might be holding...

  • How Expert Recruiters (Should) Use the LinkedIn Recruiter Mobile App

    July 21, 2015

    You are always on the go and so is your target audience -- talented candidates. Over 55% of LinkedIn members access our site from their mobile devices to check InMails, update their profiles, share articles. Accordingly, you can no longer afford to be tethered to your desk to view messages from that highly sought-after prospect or wait to get to a desktop...

  • The 3 Types of LinkedIn InMail Subject Lines: The Keepers, ...

    July 14, 2015

    Do you know why you are reading this blog? Because you found the headline catchy. The same applies for your LinkedIn InMail subject...

  • 6 Ways LinkedIn Automatically Builds Your Applicant Pool...

    June 23, 2015

    In my last article, we covered how to post a job on LinkedIn. Of course, the purpose isn’t just to post a job for posting’s sake, but...

  • How to Post a Job on LinkedIn (Along With Some Best...

    June 16, 2015

    If you are looking to post a job within LinkedIn but are unsure how, or are you looking for some best practices when posting, you’ve...