Every candidate asks “why should I leave my job and work here”? Why can’t HR and Recruiting answer them?Read more "6 Places to Tell Your Employer Story"
“Social Recruiting” is a buzzword and needs to die. What does it really mean?Read more "Social Recruiting Will Die!"
Ask yourself a question….”what is the most innovative thing I have accomplished professionally this year?” My journey started with a New Year’s resolution. That resolution included being happy at work, using my creativity to build something cool and never being required to wear a tie ever again. Thus began a new job search in January 2011. As […]Read more "Are You Innovative Enough?"
[tweetmeme source=”alexputman”] Orignal Post appeared on the SHRM-Atlanta blog Did you know that there are over 1 billion (with a “B”) smart phone users globally? By 2015 smart phone usage will overtake desktops. Do you think this mobile explosion will have an impact on talent acquisition? Consider this scenario… The year is 2015, the war […]Read more "SHRM-Atlanta Conference: Future of Talent Acquisition"
[tweetmeme source=”alexputman”] Everywhere you turn you hear one buzz word; social! I am in the field of talent acquisition and companies are always looking for the fountain of candidates; that one place where strong candidates are abundant, java developers fall off of trees and the purple squirrels carry around blue acorns! Guess what? Just because you […]Read more "Develop a Social Recruiting Strategy"
[tweetmeme source=”alexputman”] If you Google the term “social media expert” you will find tons of posts and writings on the topic. I have met many so called “experts”, several whom contribute to blogs and a few that have written papers and even books regarding this topic. I was recently amazed to find a collection of these experts were unable to […]Read more "13 Reasons You’re NOT a Social Media Expert"
[tweetmeme source=”alexputman”] I recently heard the following comment about “improving” customer interaction and relationships “well it has worked for 25+ years, it should work the same way today. ” “Why change it?” This got me to thinking, some things may work the same as 25 years ago (toilets, sinks and other household items) but what about communication and interaction with […]Read more "Change Worth Video Chatting About!"