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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); […]
 

090107 Layoffs and Listings Links

On January 7, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “The best website is the one you leave the fastest. Outbound links make for loyal audiences. (Sumser’s Paradox) “ Why I Love Twitter Tim O’Reilly’s job is “redistributing the future”. He uses twitter to do that. Facebook firing sparks ethics debate Are you fired if you don’t open your Facebook Inbox? […]
 

090107 Newspapers RIP

On January 7, 2009, in All, Futures, Industry Analysis, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
(January 7, 2009) So, here it comes. Print media are about to collapse. Guess whose fault it is? It’s raining articles about the impending failure of major press institutions. If the New York Times dies, does the news die? in the Industry Standard End Times in the Atlantic Monthly How the Newspapers Tried to Invent […]
 

090106 Newspaper – New Media Links

On January 6, 2009, in All, Daily Links, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Thought For The Day: “Twitter is a River. The most notable characteristics are depth, flow, temperature, difficulty (rapids). The tributaries are particularly visible. “ How to Change Your Twitter User Name Your name on Twitter is your brand. It’s very important that you have the right user name. When I initially set mine up (johsumser), […]