You source? You recruit? You should listen to THIS podcast.

This is my new favorite podcast….AirSource. Featuring the one and only Katharine Robinson, a legendary sourcer, trainer and of course notable SourceCon Grandmaster. Killing it with a British accent and an… Get the Rest

title fight indeed v linkedin

Title Fight: A Showdown Between LinkedIn and Indeed

LinkedIn v. Indeed. The ultimate showdown between the two most prolific resume and candidate search platforms on the web today. As a recruiter or talent acquisition leader, these two sites… Get the Rest

college degree poll

That College Degree is Almost Meaningless When It Comes to Job Readiness

In 2014, Gallup did a survey basically asking business leaders and Chief Academic Officers of higher education institution one question: “Do you believe academic programs are preparing graduates for jobs?” … Get the Rest

hiring managers

How to Beat Weak Hiring Managers When You Interview

If you’re like me, you’ve routinely got friends, family and colleagues asking you for career advice.  When it comes to the topic of interviewing, I’m on record as saying that… Get the Rest

Built to Last

Sorry, I am not talking about the book. This Built to Last is about centuries old principles, practices and even some physical items. Its Presidents’ week. A celebration of two… Get the Rest

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title fight indeed v linkedin

Title Fight: A Showdown Between LinkedIn and Indeed

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That College Degree is Almost Meaningless When It Comes to Job Readiness

hiring managers

How to Beat Weak Hiring Managers When You Interview

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Bad HR

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Ask Your Team Why You Suck – The Next Great HR Technique

Sometimes the universe has a way of conspiring to bring you what you need when you need it. I know some of you are thinking the universe did exactly the… Get the Rest

annual reviews

Hey HR – Slow Your Roll! These are people’s lives.

Are you feelin’ groovy? Are you feeling like the hep cat who ate the canary? Are you one of the first movers who stopped doing annual performance reviews and become… Get the Rest

Cultural Meltdown: When Values Don’t Match Workers’ Day-to-Day Reality

“If there is one job that I as CEO must do for our team members, customers, communities, and shareholders, it is to be the keeper of our company’s culture. It… Get the Rest

North Carolina, HB2 and HR

I live in North Carolina, a state so beautiful that people like me visit from desperate hell holes in the Midwest and say things like, “I’m never going home.” That… Get the Rest

Recruiting

hiring managers

How to Beat Weak Hiring Managers When You Interview

If you’re like me, you’ve routinely got friends, family and colleagues asking you for career advice.  When it comes to the topic of interviewing, I’m on record as saying that… Get the Rest

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What I Love About Recruiting – A Valentine’s Day Poem

I got into recruiting because I wanted to help people. You gave me that recruiting. I stayed in recruiting because I wanted to buy a big house. You gave me… Get the Rest

diversity

True Diversity Can’t Be Achieved If You’re Still a School Pedigree Snob…

Hang out around diversity groups/conferences/think-tanks long enough, and you’re sure to have your view of diversity widened.  The line of thinking goes that diversity transcends Title 7 classification, and while… Get the Rest

PODCAST: Turning the Tables: Recruiting Recruiters feat. Jay Kuhns

Your recruiting team is headed into vast, uncharted territory. It’s great for business, but might be too much for your team, as is, to handle. What’s a leader to do?… Get the Rest