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Lawsuits, voice search, and money: news of the recruitment marketing industry
The dog days of summer are a misnomer in our industry. Some of the most interesting developments happen when it gets hot (Microsoft buys Github? LinkedIn adds assessments? you get the picture). This cycle is no different – lots of…
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 07/03/2018 - 08:30



Job Board Doctor
Lawsuits, voice search, and money: news of the recruitment marketing industry
The dog days of summer are a misnomer in our industry. Some of the most interesting developments happen when it gets hot (Microsoft buys Github? LinkedIn adds assessments? you get the picture). This cycle is no different – lots of news! So without further ado, let’s get to it: ZipRecruiter gets bigger: ZipRecruiter has moved into new headquarters. The Silicon Beach company, which previously occupied two offices in Santa Monica, has moved into a 45,000-square-foot space at 604 Arizona...
 Job Board Doctor - Tue, 07/03/2018 - 08:30



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Recruitment Roundup – What’s the Deal with These Employees?
Welcome back to another week of Recruitment Roundup! This week, we’re taking a look at what employees are up to in this tight labor market. From planning to quit their jobs to judging a book (your company) by its cover, it seems like the employees have all the power. Or do they? Hopefully these articles inspire you to take next week by storm! Happy reading, everyone.
 Online Recruiting News - Fri, 06/29/2018 - 10:30



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Cybersecurity Spotlight 2018
If you’ve turned on the TV, listened to the radio or picked up a newspaper lately, you know that cybersecurity is a huge issue. From breaches of privacy to election controversies, it can impact us all. In one 2017 incident alone, 143 million Americans were directly hit by this issue when an Equifax data breach exposed their sensitive personal …
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/28/2018 - 09:59



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According to New Survey, US is Still the Top Work-Abroad Choice, But Its Pull is Waning
Earlier this year, Nexxt worked with The Boston Consulting Group and The Network to survey 366,000 people from 197 countries in order to gain deeper insight into the global workforce. More specifically – where workers around the world are looking for jobs.
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 12:00



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Top-Rated Workplaces for Job Security and Advancement
There’s no doubt that career advancement opportunities are important for both employees and employers. If firms can’t provide staff with ways to grow, then this can have a negative impact on job satisfaction and talent retention. Today, people want to know they will be able to develop their skills and contribute meaningfully to their workplaces. But job security? The received …
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 09:00



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Full service vs. Self serve: fill ‘er up, Mr. Recruiter?
Remember full-serve gas stations? Most of us ‘of a certain age’ do. You’d pull up, an attendant (usually teenage and bored) would appear, ask you how much gas you wanted, then would proceed to clean your windshield and pump the…
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 08:30



Job Board Doctor
Full service vs. Self serve: fill ‘er up, Mr. Recruiter?
Remember full-serve gas stations? Most of us ‘of a certain age’ do. You’d pull up, an attendant (usually teenage and bored) would appear, ask you how much gas you wanted, then would proceed to clean your windshield and pump the gas. The more enterprising ones would check your oil, tire pressure, and radiator. And sometimes you got trinkets like glasses, toys, and trading stamps! These faded away in the 1970s (well, unless you live in New Jersey or – until recently –...
 Job Board Doctor - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 08:30



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SHRM 2018: Recap
Another year, another SHRM Annual Conference – this time in Chicago. We had a ton of fun in the Windy City and wanted to thank everyone who stopped by the Nexxt booth! Here are a just a few highlights from this year’s event.
 Online Recruiting News - Fri, 06/22/2018 - 10:30



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Best of the Bay: The Bay Area’s Top-Rated Workplaces in 2018
Whether we’re talking about the hottest new startups, the coolest company headquarters or the latest scandal, Bay Area firms have a knack for capturing the world’s attention. And when most people think about the the Bay Area, they typically associate the region with the game-changing tech companies that command all the headlines. Yet while these types of businesses are certainly …
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 10:00



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Bitten by the Travel Bug? 15 Jobs That Will Satisfy Your Wanderlust
Do you often find yourself going through vacation days remarkably fast or daydreaming about the next time you can jet across the world and explore the sights and sounds of another country? If you seem to constantly have a bad case of the travel bug, it might be time to cure it by incorporating travel into your everyday life. Rather …
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:30



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Hiring the (Artificial) Intelligent Way
Artificial intelligence (AI) is the simulation of human intelligence by machines, which can complete tasks like planning, learning and problem solving. In other words, AI is when a machine does human stuff. In the recruitment industry, AI and machine learning are being most frequently used to source candidates in a smarter way. Meaning that AI tools can search job boards, professional profiles, and even online presences, to find a match for an open position and then communicate with the potential...
 Online Recruiting News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 12:00



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Hiring in the age of anxiety and scarcity
As an industry, we have always been the beneficiary of employers’ hiring anxiety. Why would they bother to use a job board or recruiting service if they weren’t at least a little bit anxious about their own abilities to fill…
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 08:30



Job Board Doctor
Hiring in the age of anxiety and scarcity
As an industry, we have always been the beneficiary of employers’ hiring anxiety. Why would they bother to use a job board or recruiting service if they weren’t at least a little bit anxious about their own abilities to fill an open position? About a decade ago, the anxiety shifted to us as the recession dropped down. Suddenly there were plenty of qualified candidates, but not so many jobs. It took a while, but employers (at least, those that survived the recession) lost their anxiety...
 Job Board Doctor - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 08:30



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A Game Plan for Interviewing: Essential Tips to Help You Prepare for Meeting With Candidates
So you’ve gone through all the resumes and identified the candidates who have the skills, attitude and aptitude mojo your business needs, and now it’s time to move on to the next phase of the hiring process—the interview. Interviews are important when it comes to testing the impressions you got from the candidate’s resume, and can provide you with a …
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 08:00



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Recruitment Roundup – Technology Takeover
Welcome back to another week of Recruitment Roundup! Technology has taken over our lives, and that’s not changing any time soon. This week, we look at how the use of technology is not only changing the recruitment space, but the overall workplace as well. Hopefully these articles inspire you to take next week by storm! Happy reading, everyone.
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 10:30



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How to Get More Out Of Indeed Resume Through Advanced Search
This post is adapted from a lesson in Indeed Academy, the free training platform designed to help recruiters get the most out of Indeed. If you’re waiting for your ideal job applicant to send their resume your way, get comfortable — because there’s no telling how long that might take. With the unemployment rate at its lowest since 2000…
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 09:00



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Activate Passive Candidates Through Retargeting
In a never-ending battle to reach and acquire top talent, HR pros and recruiters are being forced to think outside the box to fill openings. Though a lot of people look at jobs, only the most active job seekers are applying every day. Retargeting is a way to activate other professionals, who may otherwise not be on the hunt for a new job. And, if recruiters aren’t making use of this up-and-coming recruitment tactic, they could be missing out on top candidates, who are not yet active job seekers....
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:00



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Beyond the Clichés: Top-Rated Workplaces by Millennials
If your mental image of a millennial is still a smartphone-addicted job hopper, it’s time for a reality check—the oldest members of this age group are now in their late 30s and the generation is the largest in the US labor force. And though cliches persist, millennials are actually less likely than baby boomers to say that creativity and fun …
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 09:00



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I can’t really say what I mean: surprises, solutions, or problems
What do you get if you can’t articulate what you want? Sometimes you get a surprise, as in: ‘Just get me something that tastes good’, and you are presented with ‘liver an onions cooked 7 ways’ (apologies to those liver…
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:30





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