Thought For The Day: "No one is honest when there is a punishment for honesty"….R. Animal
What Facebook’s New ‘Engagement Advertising’ Means to Brands "Facebook, noted as the largest social network, is on a growth rate to increase it’s active users to 90million active users today in August, 2008 up from 54 million aprox at the start of the year. While presumed to be of a younger college educated demographic, it’s not the domain of the young alone as the largest growth rates are educated white collar workers, over age 25."
Recruiting and the Art of Candidate ControlHere is a good look at the kind of thinking that erodes our industry’s reputation. This article is rooted in the premise that "You are the recruiter and you are the one who asks the questions. They are the one being tested, not you. You already have a job and they are the ones who need to prove themselves to you." It Tribune loses $4.5B after major write-downHow did I miss this? Sounds like they are preparing for bankruptcy.
John Sumser is the founder, principal author and editor-in-chief of the HRExaminer Online Magazine. John explores the people, technology, ideas and careers of senior leaders in Human Resources and Human Capital.
John is the also principal of Two Color Hat where he routinely advises Human Resources, Recruiting Departments and Talent Management teams with product analysis, market segmentation, positioning, strategy and branding guidance.