Archive | December 2011

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2011: A Shit Year

End of the year, new years eve, and the end of 2011. At our last event of the year at #truDublin, we were discussing the year ahead, and the many challenges 2012 might bring, particularly in the Eurozone.It was getting a bit downbeat as you might imagine, but then someone said something that really resonated […]

truDublin Predictions for 2012

What’s the future of Recruitment? Here’s what the attendees at truDublin think will be the next big thing in recruitment in 2012.

Interns Paying For Work. This Is Just Wrong.

I don’t often write sabre rattling blog posts, there’s plenty of other places for that. Occasionally though, I come across a practice that makes my blood boil, and I just have to comment. I became aware via twitter of a company: Etsio, based out of Bristol,UK, who are charging interns up to £200 a day to get […]

#TruDublin: Special attraction #SocialRecruiting

The guys from Social Talent have been back in the studio, coming up with this video for #truDublin. I think it is their best one yet. Check it out and buy tickets HERE

This years #RIDE

http://youtu.be/HvPEQaTs6eg

What’snext in social with @KWheeler #ATCSM

Kevin Wheeler is showing how more and more work is being done on-line and through social media. Macey’s dept store in the states have seen their on-line spend grow by 120% this year, and they weren’t expecting it. As more and more people are moving on-line, so it will become the only destination for recruiting. […]

Pushing the recruiting envelope with @paulJacobs4real #ATCSM (talking Porn)

Lets here it for the crazy ones! The community DJ is doing his stuff. Paul is looking at industries outside of recruiting to see how to develop recruiting. His view is that many are still recruiting like it is 1999. it is still all LinkedIn and Job boards. paul showed how he used an infographic […]

Facebook mobile with @ChoRichard

There are 900 million objects on-line we interact with. Theres over 7 mn apps and websites that integrate with Facebook. Social makes the web experience exponentially better, according to Richard. There are 20 Mn applications installed on Facebook every day. There are 350 million mobile users on Facebook. most access Facebook more than they do […]

Integrating Mobile In To Recruiting #ATCSM with @TheAlphaFemme

I’m sitting in Carrie Corbins session at #ATCSM. She is telling the A.T.& T mobile recruiting story. The center piece of their strategy is having an independent career site that is optimised for mobile. Content wise they started simple, listing the basic information that job seekers might want, without over doing it. 83% of the […]