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090122 Economy Links

On January 21, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: Jason Davis is 40 today.  Drop by Recruitingblogs.com and Wish him a happy birthday. 5 Reasons to Worry About Google By the end of 2009, Google will be just another evil empire. The beating has begun. Corporate America, Swing Your Ax Wisely Knowing who, where and why to cut is essential […]
 

090121 Learning Links

On January 21, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “The concept of “the trusted referral” is integral to the success of content sharing on Facebook. We’ve found that it is tremendously more powerful to get a piece of content — an article, a news  how it works clip, a video, etc — from a friend, and it makes you much […]
 

Change

On January 20, 2009, in All, Futures, Generational Demographics, Industry Analysis, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
(January 20, 2009) When I was six, I went to the Cedar Lane Elementary School in Vienna, Va. I had no idea that there were children of other colors and nationalities. Immigration was headed to an all time low of 3%. The black kids went to a school called Louise Archer. I didn’t do so […]
 

090120 New Era Links

On January 20, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “Muggeridge’s Law is: there is no way that a writer of fiction can compete with real life for its pure absurdity.” The Plot to Kill Google The bloom is off the rose. 2009 will be a “feeding frenzy” as Google draws real competitive fire. The issues will be privacy, content neutrality […]
 

090119 Recruiting Media Links

On January 19, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “EEO legislation is the foundation of contemporary notions of merit and pay for performance.” We Are Actively Dismantling Your Trusted Marketing Strategies Take five minutes to listen to this. Brian Massey says:  – TV is not an effective way to communicate, video is. – Radio is not an effective way to […]
 

090115 Recruiting Industry Links

On January 15, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “Whatever you can or think you can, begin it. Boldnes has genius and magic in it.” – Goethe Would you like fries with that? Google lays off 100 Recruiters, 25% of its recruiting team. Good career coaches should always tell recruiters to negotiate for more severance at the start of the […]
 

090114 Industry Links

On January 14, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “The bad news hasn’t arrived yet.” It’s Geek to You, but Not to Them: Meet the Early Adopters Anyone reading this piece is probably an early adopter. The difference between EAs and the rest of the consuming public is significant. When early adopters develop new products, they make a host of […]
 

090113 Social Links

On January 13, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Word For The Day:  “Recruiterati” (Thanks, Jerry) An Hour With…. Over on RecruitingBlogs.com, there is a great conversation about intimacy in networking. There are a number of interesting threads, many revolving around the notion of setting limits (privacy law, banning and defriending). In the interests of building deeper intimacy between members, JD launched “Spend An […]
 

090112 Social Links

On January 11, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: ““We’re having a word wide going out of business sale.” It’s that serious. Clearance sale time. Everything must go.” – Dave Winer Facebook Prepares To Launch FriendFeed “Like” Feature Consolidating platforms into single communications channels is trend number 2 right after defriending. “Something happening here. What it is ain’t exactly clear.” […]
 

090109 Forecasts and Defriending Links

On January 8, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “Hindsight is 50/50” Recruiting Predictions for 2009 Wavy Davy Manaster (check out his picture) offers some predictions. Most of them reflect economic uncertainties. We’ll add 1) Explosion in the adoption of RPOs; 2) Price wars in the job boards; 3) Reductions in sourcers (the technique solves a shortage not a surplus); […]