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Candidate Tip O’ The Week: Just say No Thank You….

Last summer, my oldest daughter worked in a daycare. Forty hours a week, sometimes split shifts, and a lot of times… the poop work. Literally. She had a great time… Get the Rest

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Egg Hunting Advice That Could Change Your Career

My daughter is four, so Easter is a big deal. Still second to Christmas, but Santa doesn't bring HUGE chocolate bunnies so... he might drop a notch this

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Accessibility Is Everything In The Recruiting World Today

A little background here: I've been searching the Internet for candidates since the dark ages, aka 1997.  I became a social media sourcing devotee in 2008 when I was

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HR For The Future – This Is The Stuff You SHOULD Study…

Put down the book on FMLA and anything else remotely associated with administrivia in your organization. I’m going to point you to something that is probably more important

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The Most Perfect You

Okay, time to fess up.  I'm NOT perfect.  I know I know... this probably comes as a great shock to many of you.  <ahem, sarcasm>  Recently, I did something

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LinkedIn Influencer – FOT Style

So, I'm guessing many of you know about LinkedIn's Influencers.  These are usually folks like: Richard Branson, Bill Gates, Jack Welch, Deepak Chopra, Barack Obama, Jeff Weiner (LinkedIn's

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Does Great Work Have To Be Shared?

A few months ago, on a Sunday afternoon after spending a few days in Las Vegas at some HR conference or another... and feeling the lingering effects of

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The Future of Recruiting Tools

What tools are you currently using to find candidates? -Resume databases – probably 90% of recruiters (internal and external). -LinkedIn – probably 75% of recruiters with professional type openings. -Facebook –

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What I Learned From My Social Sabbatical

Editor's Note: This is William's first post on FOT since announcing his social sabbatical this past May.  Nothing AND everything. I've been away from social media since early June. Not that

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First Do No Harm…Stalking on LinkedIn

So for a light beach read today I'm continuing to check in on the unfolding LinkedIn  Stalking story.  The Boss Man asked my thoughts... it's not easy to