Cleveland.2

On April 30, 2008, in All, Industry Analysis, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, Recruiting Roadshow, by John Sumser
At times, Cleveland seemed as far as you could travel from Las Vegas. Where the desert
 

080428 Daily Links

On April 28, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
“The important thing to keep in mind is the overall quality of the pipeline. Proactively adding both passive and actives into it at the same time is going to give you a healthy mix in the end,” says Maureen Sharib Stop Wasting My Time With Your Great References!!! In highly specialized fields, one can argue […]
 

Cleveland.1

On April 28, 2008, in All, Employment Branding, Industry Analysis, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
The greatest paradox of the Internet era is the way that global communications tighten regional dynamics. Simultaneously, the world is flatter  and more intensely local. Somehow, greater access to planetary insight makes the neighborhood really important. It’s counter-intuitive. You’d think that globalized communications would homogenize culture. Alongside McDonalds, Starbucks, Wal-Mart, Holiday Inn and the other […]
 

080425 Daily Links

On April 25, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Jason Davis Announces RecruitingBlogs.com Lounge, Kennedy Expo Las Vegas Shally’s
 

Daemon

On April 25, 2008, in All, Futures, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
In Unix and other computer multitasking operating systems, a daemon (pronounced /ˈdiːmən/ or /ˈdeɪmən/) is a computer program that runs in the background, rather than under the direct control of a user; they are usually initiated as processes. Typically daemons have
 

080424 Daily Links

On April 24, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Professional
 

Cleveland, Here We Come

On April 24, 2008, in All, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, Recruiting Roadshow, by John Sumser
Next Tuesday, the 29th, the Recruiting Roadshow™ arrives in Cleveland, Ohio. This will be the sixth Roadshow to date. The project has been successful in each city we’ve visited. If you’re in the neighborhood on Tuesday, please join us. You can register here. As expected, each city turns out to be wildly different along recruiting […]
 

080422 Daily Links

On April 22, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
  Why Networking is Overrated This guy missed the boat.   Twitter May Not Have To Care About Uptime Any Longer Growth rate trumps service quality   The Reality of Depending on True Fans What it’s like to build self financing community.   Tweeting for Companies 101 Thorough corporate overview   China on the Rise – A Visual Take
 

Networking Works Better, Marty

On April 22, 2008, in All, Job Boards, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, Networking, by John Sumser
In this article (Why Networking is Overrated), Marty Nemko advises job hunters to focus on creating a winning “application” rather than networking for a gig. “If you don’t have a great network and dislike schmoozing, you’ll land a job faster if you devote most of your job search time to writing top-of-the-pile applications for well-suited […]