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The 5 Worst Cases Of Resume Lying Ever

The 5 Worst Cases Of Resume Lying Ever

Need proof that lying on your resume or job application can kill your prospects or hurt your career? Look no further than the five examples listed below. Each of the people listed was dishonest in some way or another during…
The Top 10 Recruitment Videos Of 2016

The Top 10 Recruitment Videos Of 2016

1. Dropbox Sesame Street-like puppets. Enough said.   2. Pinterest Pinterest’s recruitment video does a phenomenal job of balancing fun and work. Pinterest highlights aspects of their culture such as a mom’s group, LGBTQ Club, running club (“Sprintrest), and wine…
How to Gauge A Candidate’s Culture Fit

How to Gauge A Candidate’s Culture Fit

Every microsociety has its black sheep, and the office is no exception. Whether it’s the happy-go-lucky jock in a sea of introverted engineers, or the the quiet intellectual surrounded by bombastic salespeople, you’d be hard pressed to find an office…
Tips For Holiday Celebrations In The Workplace

Tips For Holiday Celebrations In The Workplace

We’re counting down to the holiday season! As well as being time to start some serious shopping and engage in some over-the-top decorating, it’s also time for employers to consider holiday celebrations in the workplace. While many people wish that their employers…
How To Reject Job Candidates As Painlessly As Possible

How To Reject Job Candidates As Painlessly As Possible

Rejection is a natural part of the recruitment process. It’s also extremely delicate. How you reject applicants speaks volumes about your brand and your company culture. With 78% of candidates reporting that they’d discuss a bad hiring experience with friends…
Are Employers Biased Against Hiring Millennials?

Are Employers Biased Against Hiring Millennials?

Do employers judge millennials too harshly? Yes and no. Just like every person has their strengths and weaknesses, so every generation has their positive and negative traits and attributes. So while some millennial traits might deserve criticism, others deserve commendation.…
4 Workplace Policies That Attract Top Tech Industry Talent

4 Workplace Policies That Attract Top Tech Industry Talent

A 2013 report by Australian professional services firm Deloitte revealed several trends that are forcing HR managers and recruiters to take notice. Workers who reported flexible IT policies at work were more satisfied with their jobs (83 percent) versus those…