Tag Archive | recruiter

#HRCarnival Part Deux

Day 1 of the #HRCarnival Video Blog was very well received judging by your comments and  tweets. If you are joining the show on day 2, you can still view and vote on day 1 here. To remind you, there are 2 categories to vote for each day. 1: Most entertaining video. 2: Best message for […]

The other “Avatar” movie. #HRCarnival 2010

After much asking, pleading,bullying, mentioning and twittering, the 2010 Video Edition of #HRCarnival is here. Thanks to everyone who contributed, sent out the message and made this possible. Without sounding like an oscar speech, VERY SPECIAL THANKS to 2 people who have made this possible: Lisa Scales from Talent On View who provided the technology. […]

Rage against the machine

Today it was announced that American rock band “Rage Against The Machine” have secured the Christmas number 1 single in the UK against all expectation. This sums up the year for me.  2009 has been a year that has had 3 clear themes, the over-riding one being disenchantment as a result of the recession, followed by the networking that the […]

Who do you want to be in 2010?

This is a bit of a random blog following a twitter stream  started yesterday. It’s not important really, but it does make you think about who and what you want to be in 2010. If I think back to this time in 2008,I had no idea that I would be flying to America and Canada to lead tracks at […]

Anti-Social Recruiters

I don’t want to bore you by continuing to bang on about Recruiters and their use of social media (or the lack of it.) We’ve done that conversation quite a few times recently. My concern is how many of those that are active use it in a productive way and how many are actually damaging […]

There is No Recruiting God

I was a guest on Paul Paris’s ex-recruiter show on Tuesday. During the call I made the statement that there is no recruitment god that brought a flurry of tweets and quite a lot of comment. To clarify for the hard of hearing, I did not say “There is no God!” Please don’t burn my […]

Track 1, Round 1, Ding Ding!

This is the first of what i intend to be a daily post on the unblog, prompted by talk in the twitter stream. I hope these posts will begin conversations on line that will lead to conversation and some conclusion at The Recruiting Unconference London on November 19th. Todays topic was prompted by a retweet of […]