Overall hiring in increasing! Recruiters I've recently spoken with, including many at last week's ERE Expo in San Diego are all off to a great 2011. The forecast for the 2nd Quarter of 2011 is extremely optimistic for all industries.
What is the best way to take advantage and cash in on the new wave of hiring?
1) Get Organized to Maximize Your Bandwidth
I've been fortunate…Continue
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Added by Emily Stevenson on April 4, 2011 at 5:49am — No Comments
Apparently certain employers discriminate in their hiring practices. According to a recent report in the National Employment Law Project, or NELP, their survey of Cragi's Lit reveals that no hire policies are routine. According to their Press Release, NELP posted the following--
"The new report highlights the widespread and illegal use of blanket no-hire policies by providing…Continue
It was a year ago when I sat in a conference where I met the legendary Jack Canfield, CEO and Founder of the "Chicken Soup For the Soul" Franchise and Books, and author of many books including "The Success Principles - How you Get From Where You Are to Where You Want To Be". On that day, I shook hands with Mr. Canfield and got to receive an autograph from this giant among men in my copy of his book, which I received for free as a part of this conference, the best part - I was among fellow…Continue
Added by Valentino Martinez on April 2, 2011 at 10:29pm — No Comments
Two years ago a Brazilian lady, aged 28 spent thousands of dollars getting the right visa to come to Australia to work and live. This girl had a bachelor degree in engineering and three years of work experience in her field. She was extremely driven and extremely intelligent and although her English was not 100% fluent it was certainly good enough to get by.
Having arrived in…Continue
Added by Ilona Jerabek on April 1, 2011 at 4:43pm — No Comments
This is the event you've been waiting for!
Tired of going to a conference, having a beer and finding your picture slapped up on Facebook before you can get the bartender's attention for #2?
Amazed when you find yourself in some sort of important discussion only to find half the room tweeting and blogging themselves into a…Continue
Here is our weekly feature in which we share the top articles we enjoyed from the past week about recruitment marketing, social recruiting, mobile recruiting and anything else in the recruiting space. This week we’ll be talking about job advertisements, HR 2.0, failing forward, recruiting assumptions, Monster’s Employment Index…Continue
Added by Chris Brablc on April 1, 2011 at 1:47pm — No Comments
If you are an information technology job seeker you have probably emailed your resume in response to several job postings and received limited response. Do you feel that your resume goes into a black hole and no one is even reading your resume? Well, you are probably right.
The art of writing an effective resume has changed significantly over the last 20 years especially if you are in the information technology field. In fact, many of the typical resume writing standards…Continue