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  • The 10 Most Important Factors That Help Me Determine Candidate Fit

    May 2, 2016

    You may have heard the old saying “hire for fit, teach skills.” And, it’s genuinely true. Hiring for fit, or more accurately, attitude, has become something I’ve espoused closely over the years. Now that I am running my own company, it’s more important than ever not to get the greatest coder, but to find the person willing to bring a smile to a difficult job every day, look at an issue a totally different way, and take feedback regularly. And, from my experience, there are...

  • 6 Job Seeker Tweets That Will Make You Chuckle

    April 29, 2016

    The first thing some people want to do after an unusual, daring or cringe-worthy job interview moment is pretend it never happened. Others just can't wait to announce it on social media. One look at Twitter and it's clear that there are plenty of people in the latter camp. And to be honest, there is something incredibly refreshing and relatable about reading these social media confessions no matter whether you are a recruiter or a job seeker. Here are some of the chuckle-inducing...

  • The 10 Most Popular Articles Among Recruiters This Week

    April 29, 2016

    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 shared, liked, and commented on the most on LinkedIn during the last 7 days and posted them below. Here are the top posts for this week: 1. 'I Interviewed Over 100 People at Goldman Sachs, and This is What the Most Impressive Job Candidates Had in Common' -- by Jacquelyn Smith 2. Ideo: The 7 Most Important Hires For Creating A Culture Of Innovation --...

  • How Hackathons Can Help You Re-imagine HR

    April 28, 2016

    People have a lot of opinions about HR, many of them negative. In fact, Peter Campelli addressed this issue in a recent article, “Why We Love to Hate HR...

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  • How CEB is Using Employee-Led Groups to Foster Diversity and Inclusion

    April 28, 2016

    Considering they’re a company providing best practice insights, it makes sense that CEB would prioritize diversity. After all, there are countless studies...

  • This is the Best Recruiting App on the Planet

    April 27, 2016

    In the past few years, I’ve personally reviewed 150-200 new recruiting apps and while some have the potential to be important, most miss the mark in some...