Make a Bloody Decision Already

Guest: Phil North Always Be Closing, Audacious Ideas, Candidate Pool, Driving Productivity, HR, HR (& Life!) Advice, Recruiting

Say what you will about Amazon and their culture—they’ve got the foundation right and I freaking LOVE the company. Yep, I’m a fan and even if they worked me so hard my eyeballs rotted out of my head from reviewing resumes and my fingers fell off from endless Taleo clicks, I’d trade my time to be there. Why am I …

Pack It In The Beach Bag! Social Media Recruitment by Andy Headworth

Kelly Dingee Kelly Dingee, Social Media, Social Media and Talent, Social Networking, Social Recruiting, Sourcing, Uncategorized

A little over a year ago, Andy Headworth of Sirona Consulting, asked me if I’d contribute a section to his newest recruiting book, Social Media Recruitment: How to Successfully Integrate Social Media into Recruitment Strategy. I’ve “known” Andy for going on 7 years, he was one of my first Tweeps across the pond and someone I found to be excellent …

How Amazon Crowdsources Promotions

RJ Morris Current Affairs, RJ Morris

When I was a newbie recruiter, my first manager’s idea of development was quizzing me on how many calls I made, phone interviews I conducted, or face-to-face interviews I scheduled.  Nothing on hires made, quality of hire, hiring manager satisfaction, etc.  He was an “activity manager.”  Fun stuff. The big Kahuna manager around FOT, as you probably know, is Kris Dunn. …