The Bold Recruiters Toolkit — 50 Tools for Aggressive Recruiters (Part 1 of a 2-Part Series)

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The competition for recruiting top talent is already intense in certain industries and is soon to grow in many others. In this highly competitive environment, you can’t expect to fill your quota, no less recruit the highest quality candidates who you desire, without having a superior recrui

12 Keys to Creating Uplifting Service in Today’s Marketplace – Part One

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You step off the plane, weary from a long flight. As you walk through the terminal, you can’t believe your eyes. The airport is immaculate with walkways as wide as roadways and not a speck of litter anywhere.

News Flash: Recruiting Has the Highest Business Impact of any HR Function

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Within most corporate HR functions, the atmosphere is simply too politically charged to even consider raising this powerful question:“Which HR function ranks No. 1 with the highest impact on two critical business success measures — revenue growth and profit margins?” Well, the d

How to spend the first hour of your business day??

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How does our business day start?, making those urgent phone calls? checking all the emails that you forgot to check/reply? or getting down to prioritising and initiating work due for the day.

How Pinterest, Tumblr, HootSuite, Klout, Posterous, Bitly and Mashable Hire Great People

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Rapidly and repeatedly hiring star employees is a competitive advantage.Although this is a core competency that must be honed over time, there is a cadre of SaaS hiring tools that the world’s leading tech companies deploy to their

Rewarding employees reaps company rewards

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According to various surveys, seven out of eight people go home every night with a feeling that they work for an organization that doesn't care about them.

How To Identify a Good Employee

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Your employees aren’t quite up to snuff, but how do you know whether to keep training them or fire and re-hire? Are they truly good employees? This short video will show you how to make the cut. Please watch and comment. Action Steps: Start by making a list of your “Top 3” emplo

‘Tis the Season for Recruiting — 20 Reasons Why December Is a Powerful Recruiting Month

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If you work in an office, you realize that many times the Christmas season can be a less hectic and even a slack period. In most cases everyone, including recruiters, gear down and change their work patterns for the holidays.  But if you’re a corporate recruiting leader, December shoul

Talent Management Myths & Insights

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The Indian market is witnessing an exponential increase in the Small and Medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with the direct rise in global opportunities. The contemporary SME sector is sifting through a mode of being an economy based to knowledge intensive business systems. Business leaders need to a

Who's really important in the organization? Everyone!

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A sea captain and his chief engineer got into an argument about which one was more important to the ship. Finally they decided to trade places for a day. After a few hours, the captain suddenly appeared on deck, covered with oil and soot.   "Chief!" he yelled wildly w
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Culture can have a big impact on honesty. In this interesting inteveiw by the Heath Brothers, Dan Ariely answers some interesting questions on human behaviour and how simple tools and the environment can have a big impact on how honestly people behave. Nice reading.
Dan Ariely, author of the books Predictably Irrationaland The Upside of Irrationality, recently released his
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 By: Sally Hogshead
As a keynote speaker, I teach audiences how to fascinate: How to fascinate customers. How to persuade employees. How to influence decisions.And, I teach them how to do it in 9 seconds– the amount of time people will pay attention before getting distracted by the next shiny object.

Why “Name-only” Employee Referrals Produce Dramatic Results

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Employee referrals provide the highest quality and the highest volume of hires, but you won’t receive as high a level of results if you don’t minimize roadblocks to referrals. Requiring a current resume for employee referrals is a major “under-the-radar” detriment to reach

Run Light - Fly High

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One of the biggest challenges we face is deleting unwanted files from our mental hard disks. This blog is about how we should delete the negatives of the past, before we can fly to a new tomorrow. The lighter we run...

Solving the “Candidate Sharing Problem” Using a Social Media Approach

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There is probably no more misleading statement in corporate recruiting than “we will keep your application on file for six months.” While such a statement may be factually true, the reality is that at most corporations, hell will likely freeze over before anyone will review that appli