August 2018 Blog Posts (67)

4 Different Types of Jobs That Let You Travel the World

Some people thrive in a structured, stable environment. They prefer routine in their workday, and they enjoy seeing the same people and sights. Others, however, prefer to get out and see the world. They want to meet new people and experience great cultures. If you fall into the latter group, you may be wondering what some of the top travel-oriented career options…


Added by Meghan Belnap on August 31, 2018 at 9:35am — No Comments

What Do I Look For When Recruiting Restful Web Services?

I often see recruiters struggling to understand and source for candidates with an understanding of Restful Web Services so I thought I would break it down to the core components.

You have a client that has to interface with a web server (you going to on your browser) to which your client connects via HTTP or HTTPS to a URL resource which sits on the web…


Added by Kevin M. Thomas on August 30, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments

HR Tech Conference- Excellent Platform for Innovative HR Technologies

HR Tech Conference is one of the biggest bashes in the world of HR technology. It is the place where you can get a chance to increase your knowledge of the changing trends in the HR technology market. HR technology is rapidly evolving, and many options are available to implement a new streamlined HR system or to improve the existing one.…


Added by Rchilli Parser on August 30, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments

5 Recruiting and Training Tips To Maximize The Growth Of Your Plumbing Business

Like any other industry, plumbing business is associated with its fair share of challenges and rewards. Plumbing technicians need to be abreast of proper technicalities along with kits and stocks to meet the needs of various households or B2B clients. Plumbing companies, on the other hand, have to keep enough manpower, materials, and merchandise so that they can handle any emergency calls that come up right away.

If you own a plumbing business, you might as well be aware of its…


Added by Smith Willas on August 30, 2018 at 7:20am — No Comments

Why Employers are Turning to Recruitment Firms

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The workforce is the foundation of success for all organizations, and without great talent at all levels, companies run the risk of failure. Sourcing the best talent when the need arises is critical and requires experience and expertise to implement effectively. Organizations that attempt to recruit internally often discover the process is much more costly, both in terms of time and money, than…


Added by Josh Mangum on August 29, 2018 at 9:52am — No Comments

Best Tips on Attracting Only The Best

Employers find it challenging to hire the best pool of talents. Thus, it is significant that companies use strategies that work best in attracting the best. 

One of the strategies mentioned in the article is to use one’s network. Friends, family, and present employees have a wide network of people that they already know. A referral from these people is one of the best ways of getting the best as their referral is most likely reliable. 

Another way is to…


Added by Rosie Dunn on August 28, 2018 at 10:01pm — No Comments

The (True) Cost of a Bad Hire

It’s almost inevitable that at one time or another a company’s on-boarding process, even within an abundance of good intention, resource and research, will allow a bad hire to sneak through the cracks.

What are the true costs associated with having to deal with this disappointing, new employee?

The financial cost of a bad hire can run a few hundred, to hundreds of thousands of dollars and with The U.S. Department of Labor pinning the price of a bad hire at around 30% of that…


Added by Tri-Search on August 28, 2018 at 1:58pm — No Comments

3 Ways to Measure Employee Loyalty

Defined as “demonstrating constant support to an institution”, company loyalty is a hard concept to measure. Humans are complex creatures who have sporadic feelings of loyalty – we’ve all be there, one day you’re in a great mood and love your company, the next is another story.

Paired with the zero hour contracts and the ever-growing gig economy means loyalty…


Added by ISL Recruitment on August 28, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments

Top 4 Productivity Tools for Recruiters

If you’re a recruiter looking to boost your productivity, here are top 4 tools you have to know about!

Attention recruiters: These tools can seriously improve your…


Added by Kristina Martic on August 27, 2018 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

Sourcecon Fall 2018!!

As most of you know Sourcecon Fall 2018 is coming in Atlanta on Sept 24-26 “Growth Hackers Unite”. I am involved in numerous events and such and hope to see everyone there. This years Sourcecon is going to be different than…


Added by Dean Da Costa on August 27, 2018 at 12:40pm — No Comments

How We Built a High-Performance Remote Software Development Team

Actually, we're still building it. But there're key factors that we noticed which don't change during the whole process. While most people normally consider hiring a team to help them in this undertaking, however, I believe, this option can be tricky. You might not get those people with the right skills in this area or might not fit your company’s culture.

They might not even manage to coexist with the…


Added by Molly Barr on August 27, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments

Step-By-Step Recruiting Process

Step-by-Step Recruiting Process explained. Print this and post in on your desk. Avoid missing anything while recruiting.

Added by Amit Gupta on August 27, 2018 at 4:19am — No Comments

How to Ensure You Attract Top Talent for Your Business

No matter for how long you’ve been in the business world, you had to hear someone say that your employees are your most valuable asset – and they couldn’t be more right. It obvious that you can’t do all the work yourself and surrounding yourself with the right people is the key to success. However, attracting top talent to your business isn’t as easy as it may seem. In fact, you need to work very hard if you want the right candidates to show up at job…


Added by Tracey Clayton on August 25, 2018 at 2:22pm — 1 Comment

Career Coach: How This Professional Can Focus Your Career

If you look at some of the most successful people in the world, they all have coaches. In fact, many of them have multiple coaches for different areas of their lives. Even though Les Brown is a well-known motivational speaker, he has a speaking coach. Phenomenal entertainers like Beyoncé have vocal coaches. Whether you’re doing well or failing miserably, it’s always a good…


Added by Rachelle Wilber on August 24, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

People do not know how many pull-ups they can do

I had been regularly working out for almost 22 years until a couple years ago I was humbled by how few pull-ups I could do.

I worked out often but never did pull-ups. I quickly realized I was a beginner in the world of pull-ups and ignorantly thought my thousands of hours inside of gyms and sports meant I was an expert at pull-ups. False.…


Added by Molly Barr on August 24, 2018 at 8:20am — 1 Comment

The Most Revealing Interview Questions

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The interview is meant to give hiring managers the opportunity to get to know candidates. The challenge is to ask questions that give real insight into the type of person and employee the candidate is on a day-to-day basis. Most prospective hires anticipate standard interview questions and often rehearse to deliver the response they believe hiring managers want to hear. Breaking away from typical questions gives candidates the opportunity to be themselves and reveal their true… Continue

Added by Josh Mangum on August 23, 2018 at 3:56pm — 2 Comments

List of The Most Important Career Page Metrics

Here is the list of the most important career page metrics that will help you evaluate, optimize and improve your career page performance.

Career page metrics for dummies :)

Career page metrics are among the…


Added by Kristina Martic on August 23, 2018 at 1:30pm — No Comments

6 Interview Questions to Ask: Understanding a Candidate's Value

You’ve posted the job, looked through resumes and are now ready to interview a group of candidates. This is one of the last chances you’ll get to understand a candidate before having to make a decision to hire them or not. In this blog, we’ll offer six questions that can be asked that will provide greater detail into an applicant’s interest in the company and the…


Added by Robert Hoeft on August 23, 2018 at 1:22pm — No Comments

Have You Thought About Looking For Freelance Developers Who Might Be Interested In A Full-Time Gig?

Struggling to find new developer candidates?  Like many of you, I think about all of the possible avenues where we might harvest great and new talent. 

Being a contract developer in the digital solutions world I only did freelance work as I wanted to have a career outside of just developing.  Don't get me wrong I LOVE to develop but my true passion is Talent Sourcing. …


Added by Kevin M. Thomas on August 23, 2018 at 12:00pm — No Comments

How To Get Time Off Work To Attend An Interview?

Looking for a new job isn’t the easiest task at the best of times. But looking for a new job while you are still in your current one is even more difficult. Getting the time to find a new role is hard. You may find yourself having a sneaky peep at your emails on your lunch break or you could be stepping out of the office to take a phone interview…


Added by Joanne McDonagh on August 23, 2018 at 7:40am — No Comments

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