interview

What eHarmony Can Teach Us About Finding The Employee-Employer Match Made In Heaven

I signed up for eHarmony.com. Yes, I’m still happily married to my baby’s daddy whose birth I wrote about for FOT a few months back.  And he’s actually sitting with… Get the Rest

hire

Can You Hire Better Than Google?

As long as I can remember, everyone in HR and Talent has wanted to be like Google.  Every conference you attend, every article you read, it all comes

love

Calling It Like It Is

My conversation with my daughter this morning: Daughter:  "Mommy, you are just a little beautiful today." Me:  "Well, I think you are completely beautiful.  Why am I just a little?" Daughter:

new hires

Six Ways To Make Your Recruiting/Talent Metrics More Strategic – And Make Managers Own Their New Hires

Let's face it---the recruiting metrics you use at your company are either non-existent or stale.  Sure, you tried to roll out the basics---time to hire, cost per hire---but

culture fit

VIDEO: Matt Charney on Assessing Cultural Fit In An Interview

Is cultural fit more important than hiring for a specific skillset? Find out on this month's video at the “No Scrubs” Series, where Dawn Burke chats via video with Matt Charney, Executive Editor at

Best employee

Good to Great: Thinking About Employee Development Plans for Your Team…

You expect me to give it to you straight, right?  Of course you do. The biggest lie that HR ever told the world is that it's important to treat

science

VIDEO: Ben Taylor on What Real Talent Pros Need To Know About Predictive Analytics

Kicking off this month at the “Weird Science” Series, Tim Sackett chats via video with Ben Taylor, Chief Data Scientist at HireVue, on the future of predictive analytics in hiring the right

poser

How To Spot An HR Poser

One of the hardest things for any organization to do is predict who will be a great hire and who will be a bust. Even with all the

professionalism

3 Ways To A Championship Interview

Interview blunders.  We all have the stories.  One of my recent favorites: Guy candidate who couldn't hold it any longer went #2 in the urinal vs. waiting for a

no scrubs

VIDEO: Jason Lauritsen From Quantum Workplace on Why Assessments Work (No Scrubs Series)

FOT Note – Welcome to "No Scrubs," a new monthly video series we’re kicking off in conjunction with the good folks at Chequed.com. This is the only show on the web