Recruitment

Judgement Day – Within 10yrs recruiters will be in the decline

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Originally posted via ATC Hub Every week another blog post arrives telling us that the role of the recruiter is slowly diminishing through the advancement of technology. Industry stalwarts will cry foul, whilst those more focused on technology and more importantly their business drivers will understand the need to continually evolve and improve whilst minimising […]

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ATC2015 Recruitment is Marketing

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So #ATC2015 has once again drawn to a close here in Sydney and as I reflect sitting in the Virgin Lounge returning home, one thing was Universum. Weirdly, across all industries and around the globe we are all experiencing similar issues. Indeed, we seemed to have fallen in love with funnels. Oh how I wish […]

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Your templated response emails Suck Balls

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‘Hi George, thank you for expressing interest in the position…we regret to advise that your application has been unsuccessful…’ How many times have we all seen this standard email responses…..! Sure, it’s nice to actually get a response for a change but what is this kind of response doing to your brand? Is it really […]

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Gamification – Don’t believe the hype

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Anyone who knows me, knows I love my tech, and when I didn’t have a family, loved spending time with my console, controller and online community. There have been many a time I’ve got ready for a night on the tiles only to find myself lured to a Lan centre playing capture the flag with […]

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An Aussie Candidate Experience

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This blog follows on from my previous blog, and also comes after @BillBoorman epic 5 Part Blog – The UK Candidate Experience. The post will be about my own experience, which I can only assume is the status quo for all applicants, and a rot that needs to be dealt with immediately. It’s such an […]

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Where for art thou Social Media?

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With the upcoming ATCSM2012 I thought I would do a little research into the power of Social Media and one or two of the speakers. Now I am doing this on my annual leave day, so by no means will this be exhaustive, however it will give you a glimpse into the power of Social […]

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Please sir……more!

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I’ve been in my role now for just over 3 months, so the honeymoon is over apparently. Before joining my employer I did my research and found very little in the way of online presence. What I did know was from a competitors perspective, and they sponsored an Australian Football Team the Fremantle Dockers (yeah, […]