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Hiring Tip #22: Are you using LinkedIn effectively?

 Are you using your personal LinkedIn Profile to attract and interact with potential employees?  Are you keeping your company’s LinkedIn page up-top-date and attractive?  Candidates are shoppers, especially [..]

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8 Steps to Finding Your Next Hire Without a Recruiter

 If your company wants to recruit without the help of a search firm, you will need a careful plan to find the right one to fit your open [..]

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Recruiting is more than a position description

Can the person you need find you?  

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A Mail-Order Bride?

Is your hiring like like a 19th century cowboy mail-ordering a  bride? A bride from the late 1800s wearing a black or dark colored wedding dress. (Photo credit: [..]

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Do you read romance novels set in the 18th century?

Remember how people would get all dressed up and go to the park at a certain time to “promenade”? It was the place to see and be seen [..]

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Talent Community – Do you have one for your company

What is a talent community and how can a small biotech develop one? Marvin Smith of ERE.net has written on “Talent Communities”. His comment most relevant to small [..]

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Using Keywords in Job Postings

We all know that referrals are the best way to get a good new employee, but sometimes you just have to post the opening.  Since a job posting [..]

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Are you GE, Coca-Cola or Pfizer?

“These days, anybody can headhunt” was the BloomsbergBusinessweek article (1/21/13) on the changes in the recruiting industry and in large companies. Many large companies have hired away experienced [..]

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6 things to consider when hiring a recruiter

  What 6 things do you consider when hiring a recruiter? What kind of recruiter can the company afford to use for this search? How urgent and important [..]

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Apps – what is on your Android or iPhone/Pad?

I asked my subscribers (click here if you would like to subscribe to the newsletter) to tell me what they have on their smartphones and tablets.  Here are [..]

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