Talent Connect Articles

  • Photo of speaker on stage at Talent Connect 2019

    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 a diverse workforce at every level of your organization, or if you’ve developed a foolproof assessment tool for critical candidates, we’ve got the perfect stage from which to share your tale. We’re looking for action-oriented...

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    5 Ways to Be a More Innovative Recruiter, According to Talent Leader Jennifer McClure

    February 26, 2020

    When CEOs around the world are polled about the biggest challenges facing their business, personnel issues top the list — whether that means finding the right people, training them, or retaining them. So, talent professionals are in a position to make an unparalleled impact on the business, said Jennifer McClure, a former human resources exec and founder of...

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    3 Steps for Writing More Compelling Job Ads That Will 'Hook' Candidates Quickly

    February 4, 2020

    You may be familiar with the statistic that candidates spend an average of 14 seconds looking at a job description before deciding whether to apply. That means the first few sentences of your posts are critical — because if they’re not compelling, candidates may not bother scrolling down to read the rest.  This realization first dawned on video game developer...

  • Are We Approaching a Hiring Revolution?

    December 30, 2019

    It was an exciting few days at this year’s Talent Connect. It’s always a great time to take stock of the latest trends, technology and...

  • Photo of Microsoft employees gathered around Bill Gates and CEO Satya Nadella at employee rally

    How Microsoft “Renovated” Its Culture by Following These 3 ...

    December 4, 2019

    Early this year, the Institute of Corporate Productivity (i4cp) released new research into what it takes for an organization to...

  • Photo of John Vlastelica speaking at Talent Connect 2019

    9 Ways to Become a Strategic Talent Advisor to Your...

    December 2, 2019

    The Future of Recruiting Report found that 82% of recruiting professionals believe advising business leaders will become more...