Flip the Switch on Your Job Descriptions
September 14, 2018 by Lindsey Sanford, Global Employer Brand Manager, Palo Alto Networks
I can’t help but shudder a bit when I hear that phrase: “Job descriptions”. I shudder because every time I imagine the state of job descriptions, I imagine a long laundry list of qualifications and requirements, and a short, general, vague, and bland company culture description statement. I specifically shudder because, along with…
Repurposing Your Stories for Endless Content Possibilities
September 12, 2018 by Kat Cavano, Content Marketer, Stories Inc.
I’m Kat Cavano, a content marketer at Stories Inc., a company that creates recruitment marketing content. The meta-ness of it all is not lost on me… but inception aside, I fully understand the challenge of creating compelling content for your company – whether it be for employer branding, traditional brand awareness, or both (in my case).
SRSC Sneak Peek
July 19, 2018 by Will Staney, Founder and Principal Consultant, Proactive Talent
In a few weeks I will be speaking at one of my favorite events, the Social Recruiting Strategies Conference (#SRSC), from August 8th-10th, here in Austin. I’ll be leading a session on utilizing video and participating as a panelist on the Association of Talent Acquisition Professionals (ATAP) panel, titled “How I Made it in Talent Acquisition (thanks…
Diversity Recruitment: Conversation to Commitment
July 17, 2018 by Torin Ellis, Diversity Strategist | Published Author | SiriusXM Contributor
In August of 2017 West Point added a new barracks that didn’t take on a likely name such as Stonewall Jackson or Dwight D. Eisenhower. This ribbon cutting ceremony honored an overlooked trailblazer, Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr. General Davis was a cadet back in 1932 at the United States Military Academy and no one wanted to be his roommate, his friend,…
Social Recruiting - Unsolicited Advice from a Passive Candidate
July 12, 2018 by Shelley Trout, Manager at Recruiting Brief
Hands up if you have a love/ hate relationship with your social media.
Okay - I’ll be the first to raise my hand and admit it: I do! I love my social media because it lets me feel connected to my friends no matter where I am. At the same time, it’s always seemed a bit weird that there should be pages on the Internet for public consumption that are…