Image Credit:surdumihail / Pixabay We recently published a headline about the experience of a young technical graduate from Rochester Institute of Technology in getting a job. He happened to be deaf. The story in Creating Not Predicting the Future, illustrates that success in overcoming unique challenges faced by people with disabilities are more often […]

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Image Credit:qimono / Pixabay The future can be found all around us…just, as they say, not very well distributed. “Wait one!” you say (or 10) and, “it will be here!” Predictions are easy and entertaining and this is certainly the time of year for it. The trick, always, is to point to an anecdote, story, data […]

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Image Credit:keshavnaidu / Pixabay CareerXroads members always have access to current and past CXR webinars.  On occasion, we host webinars with an open invitation to anyone within the recruiting industry – which is exactly what we’re doing for our upcoming “Learnings from our HR Delegation to Japan” webinar on Friday, January 12th. [Listen to this […]

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Image credit:777546 / Pixabay For the past few years, many companies have been going “all in” on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) initiatives when hiring towards tomorrow.  Strategies at both enterprise and small or mid-sized organizations range anywhere from focused hiring efforts today to influencing the curriculum in middle schools around the world.  All […]

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Image Credit:IO-Images / Pixabay Everyone’s daily Internet immersion becomes old when there is no break. It can isolate us from engaging without a computer between us. Maybe if we stepped away from the virtual recruiting world – sourcing, executing SEO/SEM branding campaigns, distributing content, and substituted some old school recruiting we might better appreciate our […]

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Tapping into alumni recruiting has long been a strategy of many companies.  So while 50% of CareerXroads member companies have had alumni programs in place for at least 10 years (with only 10% having programs for less than a year) the most effective way to leverage these employee communities seems to remain a challenge that […]

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The newest addition to the CareerXroads community includes Adventist Health System, a Florida based health care organization and national leader in quality, safety, and patient satisfaction. Through their nearly 77,000 employees, Adventist Health System maintains a tradition of whole-person health by caring for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of every patient.  With 46 hospital […]

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CareerXroads recruiting community and network is excited to strengthen the Health Care presence within its peer driven community with the addition of Express Scripts, the latest company to join the CXR Colloquium of over 110 peer organizations. Express Scripts is a pharmacy services company putting medicine within reach through bold action, specialized care, data insights and […]

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With 1.86 billion monthly active users, it’s no wonder that everyone is talking about Facebook as a great source of candidates. Just recently it was announced that Twitter has achieved its best user growth over just the last year. All this data and information coming from social media can be overwhelming for these two sites […]

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