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I am on a mission to improve how job seekers and recruiters find each other. Synonyms make it difficult. My Thesaurus makes it easy.
In 2006, the company I was working for was bought by a group of private equity firms and they decided to outsource IT. My VP kept me in the business and trained me in process improvement. For the longest time, I wondered what I could do to protect my laid-off coworkers. Let's do what I was trained to do.
The Reduce Frictional Unemployment…Continue
Posted on July 30, 2015 at 1:30pm — 2 Comments
A recruiter posts a job and wonders, "Are these all the qualified candidates?" On the other side, a job seeker runs a job search and thinks, "Are these all the available jobs?" How does anyone know?
Analyzing Job Postings Against Relevant Searches
One way to see how well recruiters and job seekers find each other is to compare a set of job postings against relevant searches that should return those job postings. I'll evaluate Indeed because they are the…Continue
Posted on March 18, 2015 at 2:17pm — 1 Comment
If you are a recruiter and you are not familiar with Indeed's deduplication process, it could make it difficult for job seekers to find your job postings and undermine your recruitment efforts. All too often, Indeed marks job postings as duplicates when the jobs are truly distinct. Fortunately in some situations, you can use better job titles to make sure your jobs are not hidden.
The purpose of deduplication is to…Continue
Posted on March 10, 2015 at 4:18pm — 5 Comments