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Barb Ruess

CXR Member Spotlight: Innovations in Veteran Hiring

CXR Member Spotlight: Innovations in Veteran Hiring

How Spectrum is working to increase overall veteran hiring Connecting veterans with the right job opportunities presents a unique set of challenges. While military experience is relevant to many jobs, it can still be hard for candidates – and employers – to translate those skills. Many transitioning service members may not know where to start…

What is your internal candidate experience?

What is your internal candidate experience?

Sure, Candidate Experience is an initiative at your organization. You might even have a specific lead (or team!) focused on candidate experience processes and programs. Here’s a question for you: How are you translating those efforts to your internal candidate experience? Common Challenges in Candidate Experience Candidate experience is a topic that comes up at…

What to expect from CareerXroads membership

What to expect from CareerXroads membership

AKA The View From The Back Of The Room Considering CareerXroads Membership? Or maybe you’re a current member but new to CXR resources? Until you experience the CareerXroads community first-hand, it can be hard to appreciate just what the Colloquium means to its members. What is it about CareerXroads that makes people say: There is…

CXR Member Spotlight: Innovations in Interviewing

CXR Member Spotlight: Innovations in Interviewing

How DaVita’s Interviewer Certification Program Changed Hiring Manager Habits While Improving Retention and Candidate Experience Ineffective interviewing costs companies time, money and often good hires. When talent is plentiful, it is often a problem some companies are willing to overlook. However, when you’re looking at a talent shortage, the problem can become a huge deficit….

Building your employment brand foundation

Building your employment brand foundation

Employment branding can feel like such a new field. The people tasked with branding in talent acquisition often have to explain themselves and their value to others in their company. They might feel a bit like pioneers trying to forge their way through new initiatives and projects. Yet, the tactics and strategies used in employment…

Three trends impacting Talent Acquisition

Three trends impacting Talent Acquisition

Talent Acquisition is able to seize opportunities like never before to shape and guide recruiting efforts. That’s clout that will continue to grow in coming years. What other talent acquisition trends will carry sway? Gerry Crispin recently sat down with Charles Coy from Cornerstone ReWork to discuss a few key trends that are impacting talent…