Sourcing

Survey: Shifting Your 2017 Budget

Survey: Shifting Your 2017 Budget

As the majority of recruiting teams have now settled in on their 2017 strategies and talent acquisition budget – and have likely completed a spend and ROI analysis covering 2016 – we thought the timing was right to again ask what you’ll change this year.  What we’re doing differently this time around is opening this survey…

FaceBook Tiptoes into the Recruiting Space

FaceBook Tiptoes into the Recruiting Space

Facebook Recruiting? LinkedIn/Microsoft will not be too concerned in the short run…but…long term… For the last year just about every conference has included at least one session around sourcing via Facebook. We guess they finally noticed the activity and, last week, as most know by now, officially announced they are entering the recruiting space with a few new tabs related…

J@AI.me: “Hello. Sorry to Disappoint You”

[email protected]: “Hello. Sorry to Disappoint You”

Recruiting AI in action [email protected]:  “Good morning Gerry. First, I want to thank you for your application last Monday and our  interview Friday for the position of Senior Recruiter at XYZ, Inc. We so appreciate every single person who applies to us. Second, while I have some news and feedback from last week’s conversations, I would prefer…

FindFace: Creepy Tool Every Sourcer Will Want

FindFace: Creepy Tool Every Sourcer Will Want

FindFace, a Russian App (now coming to the US), is one more nail in privacy’s coffin- providing the average Nadia and Boris with CIA/KGB movie technology. This Bloomberg article describes how taking someone’s picture converts immediately to their identity. Sending your Sourcers to professional meetings and conferences with their smartphone to secure active prospects from pictures alone may…

CareerXroads 2017 Colloquium Calendar

CareerXroads 2017 Colloquium Calendar

In 2017 CareerXroads will conduct nine colloquium meetings for our members.  Each year our topics are determined by votes and feedback from our current membership and while some topics such as Sourcing, Analytics and Operations have become staple events within our annual agenda, there are some upcoming additions and changes to our meeting makeup. New in…

Job Hopping on the Decline?

Job Hopping on the Decline?

And you thought recruiting was hard before! If Peter Cappelli’s latest HRExec column is to be believed, the movement of talent is in decline. Professionals are are staying in place.  Peter posits several reasons, all very logical but, what is missing for me, are some specific numbers about just how steep this decline is and…