Here comes a guest post from one of our HR Hackathon Gold Sponsors, Stack Overflow Careers. During the hackathon, they will be giving a session on IT Recruitment at Stack Overflow. Let's go: Like it or not, the tech industry is beginning to tie...Read more...
When you’re trying to find the right person for a job, résumés don’t always cut it. I suspect that’s true for many jobs, but Rob Hunter, co-founder of HigherMe (part of the current batch of startups incubated at Y Combinator), told me that it’s...Read more...
Last week, StackOverflow invited a bunch of people to their new offices in London for an "Office Warming Party". For me, it was the perfect occasion to grab a drink meet and talk to Joel Spolsky, CEO and co-founder of StackOverflow, who had flown...Read more...
Did you know that Denmark was the leading country when it comes to Employer Branding? According to a recently released market report from Berlin-based company index, 25 per cent of Danish employers have defined a dedicated employer branding...Read more...
Recent findings of the British Noras study have revealed that "76% - of UK based online job seekers would relocate overseas to improve their career prospects and would also be prepared to take a course or train to find a new role. (...)...Read more...
Ah, I knew it: banner advertising on the Internet is neiter out-of-date nor inefficient. According to emarketer, that conducted a six-month research in the US among more than 1,500 users, 31 per cent actually clicked on the display ad (which is in...Read more...
To be honest, I am not sure what to think about this: Disneyland Paris will be recruiting 80 candidates for their service sector (animation, receptionist, waiters, etc.) and is offering them permanent part-time contracts. In order to attract their...Read more...
I'm preparing a media campaign, mainly based on German job boards, for one of my customers. It will start this September through to February 2009. We have been carrying out media planning for this particular client for the last three years and I...Read more...