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The Connection Between Human Resources and Virtual Recruiters

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 11, 2013 |

Did you know that very often a virtual recruitment team can become a Human Resource manager’s best friend? It’s true! Recruiters who work virtually often partner with HR professionals who are either stretched too thin to handle all the areas of recruitment well, or they need just a little extra help with finding specialist candidates…

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4 Tips to Update Your Recruiting Process for 2013

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 10, 2013 |

Don’t shortchange your recruiting process with avoidable mistakes and miss out on opportunities to hire the qualified candidates you need. Hiring the most qualified and experienced employees with the least amount of time and effort is the goal in recruiting. But employers make a lot of mistakes while looking for the best candidates, adding extra…

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5 Tips for Recruiting with LinkedIn

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 9, 2013 |

Looking for ways to ramp up your recruiting efforts, find highly qualified candidates, and produce better results? Recruiting with LinkedIn should be your next plan of action as you venture into social tools. This robust social network was designed with recruiting in mind, putting thousands of skilled professionals from multiple industries within your reach. There…

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8 Unique Interview Questions to Ask Executive Candidates

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 8, 2013 |

Hiring for executive candidates can be a real challenge in today’s business world, particularly because there is fierce competition among these career seekers and an influx of resumes coming in. According to most recent reports from the US Department of Labor and Statistics, there are usually on average 200 resumes coming in for every single…

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3 Essentials of Candidate Care – The Future of Recruiting Strategy

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 6, 2013 |

Learn more about Candidate Care by downloading my free white paper resource by clicking here. The job search can be an extremely stressful time for job seekers as they navigate the often mysterious and complex process of applying, interviewing and negotiating for a job. Candidates can spend hours navigating through the job search process only…

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Best Practices for Using Google Hangouts for Recruiting

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 4, 2013 |

As a business leader, have you had an opportunity to set up and use a Google Hangout yet? This free video conferencing service offered by the world’s leading search engine is becoming a hot spot for those who want to be heard online. At the same time, a few smart recruiters are also finding ways…

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Five Best Practices to Become an Employer of Choice

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 2, 2013 |

In their book entitled How to Become an Employer of Choice, Herman and Gioia define an Employer of Choice as an entity, whether in the public, private or not-for-profit sector, that can attract, strengthen and retain top talent for long periods of time. CEB’s Q3 2012 Global Workforce Insights report has identified the top five…

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What is Outsourced Recruiting?

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 1, 2013 |

As a successful owner of an RPO or Recruitment Processed Outsourcing firm, I often get asked just what outsourced recruiting really means. Wikipedia defines outsourced recruiting as a provider who acts as a company’s internal recruiting function for all or a portion of its jobs. While I agree with Wikipedia’s definition, I believe that an…

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Information Technology Virtual Recruiters Meeting Economic Challenges

By Andrew Greenberg | Mar 1, 2013 |

Over the next few years, the most vital partnerships your IT business can invest in is with virtual recruiters and staffing agencies. Why? Your company growth can be supported by strategic staffing campaigns that an outsourced recruitment provider can manage better than your in-house resources. Will there be more jobs in IT? The time to…

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10 Ways to Select Staffing and Recruitment Services for Your Business

By Andrew Greenberg | Feb 25, 2013 |

An organization is only as great as the people who are on staff. Therefore, it’s critical to hire and retain the best employees to get the job done well. However, do you realize how important it is to also select staffing and recruitment services that can support your business growth and objectives? Just consider how…

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