October, 2009

Social Media Recruiting- Is your company saying “We don’t care!”

You NEED a Social Strategy! Even a basic one! Your top recruits are already using sites like LinkedIn, FaceBook, and Twitter. They’re out there looking for you! What are they finding? We are here! We are a great company to work for! Come, see for yourself! or We don’t get it!” We don’t care!” Even if you have a company presence on LinkedIn, Twitter, or FaceBook,...

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LinkedIn Separates Orange County from Greater Los Angeles Area

LinkedIn recently started rolling out changes to the geographic location of thousands of Orange County, CA residents. Previously, if you were a resident of Orange County, your LinkedIn geographic region was set to “Greater Los Angeles”. I’m sure it’s no news to sports fans, but most residents of Orange County would never consider themselves from Los Angeles – funny...

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Who’s Tapping Your Talent Pipeline?

Social Networking sites, like LinkedIn.com, FaceBook.com, and Twitter.com are quickly changing the recruiting landscape. Not only is transparency completely altering the recruiting processes, but candidates are quickly learning more about the companies. Most employers have yet to realized this growing trend. Those employers who start adapting to the new Recruiting Transparency reality stand to...

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Starbucks’ Social Media Recruiting Strategy

Kirsti Stubbs, @kstubbs, was interviewed by WhyHire.me about using Social Media and Social Networking sites in the recruiting process. She discusses how she uses Social Media sites like LinkedIn, FaceBook, Twitter and Blogs to source candidates and get a deeper understanding of who the candidate is. She walks through some of the sites she is using, and even compares the ROI of social media...

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LinkedIn Job Search Videos

There are loads of videos about how to use LinkedIn, but weeding through them and finding the right information at the right time, isn’t very easy. To make it easier for you to get on LinkedIn, and start taking advantage of all the great things LinkedIn has to offer, especially for job seekers, I’ve put together a list 15 of some of my favorites, from getting started with LinkedIn to...

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