Category: Trends

What Happened When Email Automation Almost Killed Someone?

Let me tell you a story, as told to me by someone involved. Candidate (let’s call him Steve) applies to a company to be a custodian. A...

gig economy

Sourcing Tools for the Gig Economy

Gig-Economy; the latest buzzword. But this one has quite an impact. A gig economy is one where workers are looking for short-term temporary...

How to Recruit Millennials and other Creatures

If you didn’t know who Simon Sinek was before, you have probably seen the viral video he has about managing millennials.  What...

People are not your Greatest Asset

Companies always like to say that, “people are our greatest asset.” They forget that people are also the greatest burden....

Tools For Recruiters

Tools for the Modern Recruiter

I have yet to meet anyone who went to college to become a recruiter. That being said, most of us are just winging it until we can find...

Tech Candidates are Getting Easier to Find. Tool Review: AmazingHiring

One of the reasons that recruiters are so valuable is because they know where to find candidates. Tech candidates seem to be more elusive...

This Employer is Using Snap Spectacles to Recruit Millennials

Some scoffed when I wrote about Snap Spectacles being a relevant recruiting tool. Fair enough, but I may have been on to something after...

This Lame Move Proves Newspapers Might Be Even Harder Up Than We Thought

Times are tough in the newspaper business, but I didn’t know they were this tough. You probably aren’t familiar with tronc,...

algorithmic-hiring

Don’t Laugh, Robots and Algorithms are Coming to Recruitment in a Big Data Kinda Way

The experts would have us believe our jobs will soon be taken by intelligent machines. A study from the Oxford University suggests that...

recruiting technology favorites

A Few of My Favorite HR Tech Things 2016

I may not be Ellen or Oprah, but every year, I see the good, the bad, and the ugly of HR and Recruiting Technology. Every day, we are...

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