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5 FOT Reads For This Week (Don’t Pokemon Go Me Version)

What up FOT Nation? Here are your reads for this week, just in time to serve as a break from your crushing Monday start. Not going to lie. Saw a lady… Get the Rest

Lena Dunham poses for a portrait to promote the film, "It's Me, Hilary: The Man Who Drew Eloise", at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

Lena Dunham & Influencer Marketing – Another Feather in GE’s Recruitment Marketing Hat

GE’s comically awkward “What’s the Matter with Owen?” recruiting commercials hit the air last fall as one of the first tactics to recruit young people to join the company as… Get the Rest

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Getting Rid of Managers Is a Bad Idea That Just Keeps Getting Worse

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Business fads predicated on eliminating managers are a bad idea. I know, I know — Zappos has generated a lot of media attention for… Get the Rest

VIDEO: Gerry Crispin on Candidate Experience and His New Hat

On this episode of “No Scrubs,” Dawn Burke talks to industry legend Gerry Crispin about Candidate Experience – what it is and how you can apply the concept to your own recruiting… Get the Rest

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3 Criteria You’re Missing from Your IT Job Postings

Crafting a good job posting is at the core of a successful recruitment process. Still, most organizations virtually ignore it when it comes to understanding the reasoning of why their… Get the Rest

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Lena Dunham poses for a portrait to promote the film, "It's Me, Hilary: The Man Who Drew Eloise", at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

Lena Dunham & Influencer Marketing – Another Feather in GE’s Recruitment Marketing Hat

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Getting Rid of Managers Is a Bad Idea That Just Keeps Getting Worse

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Employee Engagement Plan – Dumb or Dumber? You Make the Call

Employee engagement doesn’t need any more bad ideas. Since being crowned the “it” girl in roughly 2005 by HR and every business consultancy with a pulse and a research arm,… Get the Rest

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Introducing The Great Candidate Experience Impresario: Gerry Crispin

At FOT you’ve seen posts, videocasts and pretty hearty debates about a topic that still has legs: Candidate Experience. In working with Jobvite on this series, they thought it would… Get the Rest

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Develop Your HR Philosophy

I’m a natural cynic, which means that I don’t buy the hype around anything from pony rides to human resources conferences. If people are having fun, I’m skeptical. There’s a… Get the Rest

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Conceit Is The Downfall of Great Recruiting

I think one of the worst things anyone can say about a person is that they are conceited in a negative way. Being labeled as conceited doesn’t go away easily…. Get the Rest

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Can We Replace LinkedIn? We Could…We Really Really Could….

LinkedIn is a constant in recruiting conversations.  Are you on it? Do you really network? Use the groups? Post jobs? Do you source on it? Still? Is it gone yet?… Get the Rest

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I’m A Resume Hoarder – What To Do, What To Do?

I have a confession to make.  I’m a digital hoarder.  It’s bad—really bad.  Multiple repositories hold my stash, photos to documents spreadsheets filled with candidates sourced over the years. I… Get the Rest

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Sourcing: The 2 Trustiest Tools in My Team’s Toolbox in 2016

What does your team need to source? How dollar conscious do you need to be about your budget?  I’m stingy.  Honestly, I’m way stingier with my sourcing budget than I… Get the Rest

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Recruiting Online? Put Those Judgy Eyes Away.

In what seems like the dark ages of social media, circa 2008, when I was training recruiters and sourcers on how to not only find people but engage in social… Get the Rest