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The New School Podcast: Using Non-Traditional Recruiting Pools To Land Top Tech Talent

Welcome to the first episode of The New School Podcast, featuring host, Tim Sackett! In our first episode, Tim talks to Kris Dunn, CHRO at Kinetix, on hiring non-traditional candidates with… Get the Rest

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Another Example of Why Interviews Usually Stink

Humans are fragile and unpredictable creatures… and, in our companies, we put them in charge of hiring other fragile and unpredictable creatures. Adding someone to your team can

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Should You Consider Social Media in Recruiting Decisions?

You know the story---girl meets boy, girl likes boy, girl wants to hire boy, girl decides to check boy’s Facebook/Snapchat/Twitter/Instagram, girl sees stuff she doesn’t like about boy,

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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

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Falling In love With Candidates!

A weird thing happens in most Talent Acquisition shops around the world. There is a love/hate relationship with candidates, and let's face it, that relationship tends to stay

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Professional Positions Available! College Degree NOT Required!

Surprise! The newest trend in professional recruiting is that candidates don't need an actual college degree! Yeah, you know that thing you automatically put into your job description before

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Real Life Recruiting From The Trenches: What Keeps Us Up At Night

You read a lot about talent acquisition (that’s what fancy people call recruiting) from consultants, agencies and analysts paid to attend conferences. Who don’t you hear from? Corporate Recruiters.

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Your Employees Define Your Employment Brand – How #FBFamily Got Its Start

I interviewed a candidate yesterday for a Social Media Coordinator role on my team and one of the questions I asked was around how she approaches identifying content

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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

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Degrees Measure Resilience In Employment… And That’s Why We Require Them.

Do you have to have a degree to get hired at your company? Maybe. Do you need a degree to be one of the best in any company? Hell no.  That's