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  • 7 Ways to “Hack” Your Interactions with Candidates, Glen Cathey Style

    April 19, 2017

    It’s not by coincidence that Glen Cathey carries the title of “Boolean black belt” -- he is one of the most accomplished and well-known sourcing leaders in the industry. However, his expertise doesn’t stop at finding people - Glen is also an expert in the human side of recruiting.   In fact, one thing that’s been a focus of Glen’s lately is figuring out exactly...

  • 7 Metrics That the Most Data-Savvy Recruiting Teams Are Tracking

    April 18, 2017

    If you closely research (as I have) the top five global companies with the highest market value (Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon and Facebook) you’ll realize that they all have three things in common. First, they are all serial-innovation firms. Second, they are all recruiting powerhouses. And third, an important lesson for recruiting leaders, they all excel at...

  • The Trick to Getting References to Call You Back (And Give Honest Answers)

    April 17, 2017

    The sad truth is that in this day and age, most hiring managers consider the effort of making reference calls to be a waste of time. Why? Because in response to the potential legal consequences, most corporate policy discourages any conversation beyond confirming the name of the employee and their dates of employment. And while that’s necessary information, it’s...

  • The 10 Most Popular Articles Among Recruiters This Week

    April 14, 2017

    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...

  • 3 Unexpected Principles That Help LinkedIn’s Head of HR Be ...

    April 13, 2017

    A lot of HR and recruiting leaders admit that they stumbled into the profession by accident and only then realized that it was their...

  • The 7 Deadly Sins of Recruiting (and How to Overcome Them)

    April 12, 2017

    At the beginning my career years ago, I was chatting with a friend-of-a-friend. When I mentioned a new job in recruiting, he launched...