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See How Real IT Pros Respond to Actual Recruiter Emails

One of the hottest debates amongst Recruiters in both corporate and agency is what email communication is the best to send to a candidate to get a positive response. When… Get the Rest

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All Of Your Rules Make You Suck At Recruiting!

I would never call myself a 'road warrior' but I fly frequently. Many people have a fear of flying but I never have, even after 9/11, but I

The New School Podcast: Personal Branding for Recruiters

On the latest edition of The New School Podcast, we ask, "What are the new recruiters today missing when it comes to branding themselves?" Host Tim Sackett and guest

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Recruiting Harder vs. Recruiting Smarter

I had a boss who used to love coming in and giving the generic management direction of “we need to work smarter, not harder”! Thanks, Einstein. Now, are you

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VIDEO: Smashups Covers Bot Feedback, Monster Sale to Randstad

Welcome to our newest video series, Smashups, brought to you by the recruitment marketing pros at Smashfly! Each month, our host, Tim Sackett, will chat with a featured guest

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Recruitment Marketing for Idiots

More and more I'm seeing that talent acquisition is quickly changing from acquiring talent to 'attracting' talent! I have yet to see any corporate TA shops make the

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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

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Your Recruiting Video Sucks!

If I've learned anything, anything at all, in my career in HR and Talent Acquisition it's that HR and TA pros usually suck at being creative! The problem

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16 Stupid Ways Employees Get Themselves Fired!

TheLaw.TV had an article recently of the "8 Stupid Moves that Get You Fired." Two things about this came to mind: 1. What the hell is TheLaw.TV (is

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Do You Really Need College-Educated Workers?

FOT Note: This post comes straight out of the FOT vault. Every now and then, we like to re-run golden nuggets of insight to keep the message alive.