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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    December 4, 2020

    The pandemic has hit the U.S. Class of 2020 particularly hard. According to The Wall Street Journal, unemployment was above 20% last spring for those Americans between the ages of 20 and 24; COVID-19 caused about 25% of employers to close their open positions or rescind offers made to recent graduates; and “not since the Great Depression have so many young...

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    How LinkedIn’s Recruiting Leaders Are Helping Their Teams Become Strategic Advisors

    December 3, 2020

    Recently, LinkedIn’s talent acquisition team unveiled the Book of Recruiter Competencies (known affectionately as the BoRC for short). A list of 12 functional and foundational competencies that all LinkedIn recruiters should aspire to, the BoRC is designed to equip the team with the tools they need to thrive in a changing recruiting landscape. And in the latest...

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    Why Internal Mobility Needs to Be a Key Part of Your Talent Strategy

    December 2, 2020

    Over the last few years, as the talent market grew tighter and tighter, companies increasingly sought ways to embrace internal mobility. They wanted to find their next superstar hire — whether for a full-time role or a short-term rotation — in their existing workforce. Then the pandemic hit. COVID-19 sent countless businesses into a tailspin, triggered layoffs...

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    9 Reasons Santa Would Be a Great Recruiter (No. 6: He...

    December 1, 2020

    As 2020 nears its finish, we could all use a bit of holiday cheer. But as we anticipate 2021, let’s remember that the current year has...

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    Here’s What Talent Leaders Are Focused on Right Now

    November 30, 2020

    The talent community has never been tighter. While the pandemic hit talent professionals hard, forcing many to pursue new career paths...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    November 27, 2020

    Are we too careful with the kinds of questions we ask? A new study suggests that we just might be. “In our studies,” write a trio of...