recruiting

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

Sackett-New

Tim Sackett talks T3 – Pimp My Job Descriptions

I think there is one thing we all still agree on, most job descriptions flat out suck! This leads to a conversation around job descriptions versus job postings.

numbers

Analytics Gone Wild – Increase In Talent

One cool thing about going to a bunch of HR and Talent conferences in the spring is you get to hear what everyone is doing around the world.

Soccer-women

Tim Sackett wonders Should People be Paid Based on Their Value to Their Organization?

Every day we see examples of people, usually women, and minorities, that aren’t paid fairly, as compared to their counterparts doing the same work. Here is a recent

funnel

What’s In The Top-Side Of Your Recruiting Funnel?

Marketing is changing talent acquisition forever. It wasn't long ago that most Talent Acquisition leaders had a conceited belief that candidates wanted to come to work for their great

arms-race

Tim Sackett presents The Employment Branding Arms Race!

Here’s why HR and Talent Acquisition is NOT like Marketing. This is marketing – Nike, Addidas, Under Armour, etc. all fight for market share.  Nike signs Lebron, KD and Kobi.

would you rather

Would You Hire Any Of The Presidential Candidates For Your Company?

FOT Nation! I'm trying out a new app called Anchor.FM today. Anchor was one of the hottest stories to come out of this year's SXSW and so far

Sackett-New

Tim Sackett shares T3 – The Great Facebook Sourcing Hope

About once a week I have this conversation with a fellow TA/Sourcing Pro: TA/Sourcing Pro: “Ugh! I hate LinkedIn! If Facebook ever decided to put LinkedIn out of business

social ghosts

Finding Social Ghosts In Today’s Recruiting World

We're led to believe that everyone has a social footprint. "Tim, even Grandmas are on Facebook now!" "LinkedIn has over 414 Million users!" "Facebook has over 2 Billion

positive discrimination

Employers Love Lesbians 9% More Than Heterosexual Women

I love research. This is from a recent study by Economist: "Research into this area is tricky; getting decent data is hard, and asking people to reveal their sexual