One of the driving forces of innovation in Silicon Valley is not the one or two geniuses roaming around the campus of a Google of Facebook. Software engineers in The Valley are encouraged to work together because studies show groups tend to innovate faster, see mistakes more quickly and find better solutions to problems.
If you find yourself overwhelmed by your workload, try breaking it down to smaller, bite-size pieces and work in a sprint. Try limiting your sprint to one or two weeks and measure your results. That's where Sprint Recruiting becomes your secret weapon!
Over the last several weeks, I’ve been reevaluating my approach to tasks. It seems I’ve been in a rut where I am not as productive as I once was. I decided to get a grip and get my life back. Here are 4 ways to manage tasks and keep productive.
Successful recruiters do content marketing by default. For the high valued targets on your recruiting lists, you may send industry articles or share valueable content occassionally as a way to stay on the recruit’s mind. All I am suggesting is to make content marketing a permanent, planned part of your recruiting strategy.
If you find yourself wondering why you are not seeing the right candidates or any candidates at all, there's a good chance your recruiting strategy sucks! The good news is that you can make some quick adjustments to get everything back on track and find that rockstar employee.
Do you want to see the future of recruiting? Here are 3 reasons why investing in an Internal Career Counselor is the future of recruiting.
Most people are freaked out when they are surfing Facebook or another site and find targeted ads related to a product they were researching earlier in the day. Ok, I'm a little freaked out but I am also amazed at how companies know to bring content to me based on data. I guess that's why … Continue reading Data Analytics & Recruiting
I am a total geek when it comes to Game of Thrones. The characters, the intertwined plot, the twists I never see coming and the dragons.... yeah, I'm all in when it comes to the series. To celebrate one of my favorite obsessions, I'd like to share recruiting lessons from the Game of Thrones.
Traditional recruiting is sometimes the very definition of insanity. You get a job, you search for candidates, conduct interviews, place the candidate, they quit, and the cycle repeats. Numerous issues and landmines frequent the journey for the recruiters searching for the best talent. Sprint Recruiting helps prioritize the work, keep your focus and enables you to kick ass!
I have someone close to me who never seems to hear anything I say to them the first time. Ninety-five percent of the time I initiate a conversation, they will respond with a "huh". This has happened so often that I now just mumble something to get the "huh" before I actually start with my … Continue reading You’re not a good listener