November 2007 Blog Posts (79)

Dispelling the myths

Ray Schreyer is an online recruiting pioneer and was one of the main players in the creation of DirectEmployers Association back in 2001. Today, Ray is responsible for the creation, innovation and management of…


Added by Chad Sowash on November 13, 2007 at 5:21pm — No Comments

The Killer Application For The Mobile Job Seeker

Spurred on the hype surrounding the iphone’s UK launch over the weekend, we asked ourselves the question “what would be the one tool or ‘killer application’ that would revolutionise life for the mobile job seeker”. As it turns out, the answer is not as obvious as you might think....…


Added by Julian Stopps on November 13, 2007 at 5:00pm — No Comments

60 Minutes piece on the comming Millenials in the workforce

60 Minutes ran an interesting piece on Millennials entering the workforce and how corporate American may be ill prepared.

The video is about 13 minutes long and very interesting.

Added by Charles Bretz on November 13, 2007 at 8:55am — No Comments

Facebook Employer Brand Ads: Rush University Medical Center

I logged into Facebook today only to see an employer brand ad front and center in my news feed. I must say that I was intrigued, yet mostly disappointed in the experience. The item showed up on my…


Added by Kris Rzepkowski on November 12, 2007 at 6:13pm — No Comments

Podcast 33: Appointing The Exec

The latest born internet recruiting podcast is available.

We've quite a selection of stories for you this week, including the Financial Times acquires Exec-Appointments, Broadbean sets European…


Added by Julian Stopps on November 12, 2007 at 2:41pm — No Comments

How to Use Google to Find a Job

Think like a job searcher and read this article on how to effectively use Google for a career search.

Added by Willy Franzen on November 12, 2007 at 11:54am — No Comments

Thank God, another job search engine [and white paper of course!]

On the Radar: Monday, November 12th, 2007

From our friends at JobDig, LinkUp:

Our Goal - To Build The Best Job Site On The Web

LinkUp is a leading job search engine that exposes the hidden job market. We conveniently connect you with real jobs from real…


Added by Amitai Givertz on November 12, 2007 at 7:30am — No Comments

TW3...Week ending November 9th, 2007

I' ve added Jim Stroud's Multimedia to the mix in the weekly round-up from the recruiting industry’s group blogs, portals and individual archives posted on

...and now archived of the weekly digest "That was the week that was..."…


Added by Amitai Givertz on November 10, 2007 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Tapping qualified candidates an old-fashioned way, going to the well

On the Radar: Friday, November 9th, 2007

HRLive regularly updates who is laying off workers and where its happening. The searchable database lets you customoze the search and gives you an estimate of the number of people affected.

Hardly, new -- HRLive been around for years -- the tool from JWT is worth revisiting if you want the most active of active candidates to keep you…


Added by Amitai Givertz on November 9, 2007 at 7:35pm — No Comments

Hi all,

I just put my website together, please check it out.


Added by Lahoussine "Lou" Yassini on November 9, 2007 at 7:22pm — No Comments

Newspaper Based Generalist Job Sites Surge In October

Generalist job boards that are integrated into online newspaper portals enjoyed a strong ‘inventory growth’ during October, based on data from the born Job Advertising Index, a metric that monitors online job advertising volumes in the UK1.

Of the generalist job boards tracked by the index, three of the…


Added by Julian Stopps on November 9, 2007 at 1:43pm — No Comments

List of Applicant Tracking Vendors - 4 hour taxonomy

At least 3-4 times per week, I get asked by recruiters for my recommendation of a preferred Applicant tracking system. In addition, another top question I am asked is for an example of how Broadlook’s software can be used in a real life recruiting, sales, or research process. Broadlook partners with many ATS vendors, so we do not recommend any one vendor. We will, however, provide a short list of 4-5 vendors based on what we know about the clients needs.

I’ve seen several recruiting…


Added by Donato Diorio on November 8, 2007 at 11:16pm — 2 Comments

Employer Video Good, Video Resume Bad

Helen Luttemo, Director of CareerTV PR, called me a few weeks ago in direct response to my video posts. She immediately agreed with…


Added by Chad Sowash on November 8, 2007 at 1:04pm — No Comments

Info on Italian Job Board Market

If you were ever wondering, what job sites in Italy were important, please read my blog post here

Further questions? Please give me a shout.

Added by Eva Zils on November 8, 2007 at 11:28am — No Comments

Reinventing Digg this...

On the Radar: Thursday, November 8th, 2007

Harrison Hoffman on

For those who are not familiar with Spotplex, it offers up a snippet of code that blog owners can install on their site. That snippet does two things. First, it provides information about its traffic to the blog owner, much like…


Added by Amitai Givertz on November 8, 2007 at 5:47am — 1 Comment

Would you hire Suddaim Hussain?

On the Radar: Wednesday, November 7th, 2007

For those who want to take screening and assessment to a new level, check out the SimilarMinds personality engine.

Once you've determined that you are like Mahatma Gandhi or Albert Einstein or Greta Garbo you can connect with similar "minds" around the globe.


Added by Amitai Givertz on November 7, 2007 at 11:30pm — No Comments

VIDEO: HR Manager wants to hire a husband

Gotta love her originality for finding a mate. Click here to see the video.

Added by Chris Russell on November 7, 2007 at 1:04pm — No Comments

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Added by Dawn Christine Khan on November 7, 2007 at 4:24am — No Comments

3 Doors Down ROCKS Recruitment!

I’ve always enjoyed listening to the Rock band 3 Doors Down but only after seeing the video for their song “…


Added by Chad Sowash on November 6, 2007 at 9:43pm — No Comments

NAPS lessons on setting expectations

I was at NAPS (National Association of Personnel Services) in San Antonio this past week and had a great time. Of course, I went to see many speakers and left with many “walk away” ideas (those in which justify your attendance), but one of the best was from my waiter at Bohanan’s restaurant.

Sure we’ve all been to nice restaurants and received…


Added by bill martineau on November 6, 2007 at 9:45am — No Comments

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