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Welcome? 3 (More) Challenges For the FNG

Back in June, I wrote a post describing some of the initial pain points of re-entering the corporate world after years in a role as a consultant. Much of the… Get the Rest


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

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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


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


Swipe Right: The Most Attractive Job Titles According to Tinder

Tinder---the wildly popular dating app---rolled out the ability to add job titles and education to user profiles last November, layering another data point onto their algorithm to help

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HR TIP: Facebook Still Kickin’ And Working

I had an HR Pro who totally “gets it”---whom I really, really like and completely respect---tell me he doesn’t do Facebook. Hmmm. Actually, I get it and don’t

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Kids Can Build A Better Talent Network Than You!

I've been around youth athletics for almost twenty years.  All of my sons have been involved in various sports and travel teams.  I was first exposed to youth


Screw The Gym. 3 Healthier Ways To Keep Your 2016 HR Resolutions

January 1st.  My gym is packed.  Brand new workout gear is on display.  There's a line for the adduction lever machine. Fitness resolutions are certainly worthy, but, like most

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5 Recruitment Content Marketing Predictions for 2016

I know---you're a recruiter, so you probably don't care a ton about content, except, you know, job ads and resumes and social profiles and search results and $hit


Don’t Post and Pray, Give Thanks Instead

Thanksgiving is just as much about gratitude as it is about tradition, football, and turkey. On a personal level, I am grateful my health, financial security, family and