A Recruitment Revolution Is Upon Us

I am seeing a revolution happening in recruitment. In the past 20 years, I have seen recruiting evolve drastically. Before the Internet and social media, recruitment was stripped down the the basics. Recruiting was all about a phone and cold calling. Recruiters would...

Google Releases Diversity Numbers

Google says it is “time to be candid” about the diversity of its workforce. And with that, it’s out with numbers. Laszlo Bock, SVP of People Operations, defends the numbers in a blog post (which has some interesting comments on it). Here’s Block’s blog post. Here’s a...

Why I Left Corporate Recruiting

As many of you may have read in my previous post, “What Drives Me Nuts About Staffing Agencies,” my belief is that there’s not strong differentiation in the staffing vendor world. Too often sales pitches don’t strongly reinforce their key differences in building a...