operations

85 posts
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home-office-569153_1280

Operations/ telecommuting/ work from home

How Are Companies Managing Remote Workers?

Technology has made telecommuting more accessible to more professions and has definitely led to a shift in our general attitude about where people should work and whether they should stick to[…]

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shaking_hands_1556669134

Sourcing/ Talent Acquisition/ Operations/ gig work

In the gig work economy, who holds responsibility for how candidates and employers connect?

The Wall Street Journal just published an article about the Labor Department's recent declaration that "Workers lining up jobs through smartphone apps and websites such as Handy and Angie’s List[…]

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low_tide_1555606787 (1)-1

Candidate Experience/ Talent Acquisition/ Leadership/ Operations/ Analytics/ assessments/ hbr/ internal hiring

You're doing it wrong

Businesses have never done as much hiring as they do today. They’ve never spent as much money doing it. And they’ve never done a worse job of it. In a recent Harvard Business Review (HBR)[…]

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african-descent-3472462_1280

Talent Acquisition/ Operations/ recruiting technology

Building your recruiting tech stack: one step at a time

Your inbox is overflowing. Your voicemail holds countless messages and is likely telling callers, “This mailbox is full.” Your text messages are piling up. All from tech vendors clamoring for your[…]

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mountain_peak_1549946122

investments/ Talent Acquisition/ Leadership/ Operations/ recruiting technology/ acquisitions/ industry news

Something Big in Talent Acquisition

Today, K1 Investment Management (a private equity firm based out of Los Angeles) invested over $200 million in Jobvite. This funding will be used to acquire three distinct (and notably different)[…]

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idea_1549908095

talent acquisition technology/ emerging recruiting technology/ Talent Acquisition/ Operations/ TA tech/ careerxroads

Talent Acquisition Technology in Search of Employer Problems: Do We Have It Backwards?

Last week CXR experimented with a new format to bring talent acquisition technology solutions in front of TA leaders. This new meeting included a few select vendors which is a departure from our[…]

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military_1548702464

Talent Acquisition/ Leadership/ Diversity/ Operations/ CXR Member spotlight/ military recruiting/ veteran

CXR Member Spotlight: Innovations in Veteran Hiring

How Spectrum is working to increase overall veteran hiring Connecting veterans with the right job opportunities presents a unique set of challenges. While military experience is relevant to many[…]

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recruiting_1548701729

Recruiting Automation/ Candidate Experience/ Talent Acquisition/ recruiting ai/ blockchain/ Operations

Recruiting issues you'll likely see more of in 2019

Here are a few of my favorite articles from this 2018 Best of the Best compilation [Issue #115] curated by Hung Lee – each highlights a recruiting issue that may have an impact in 2019:

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Talent Acquisition/ united technologies/ Leadership/ Operations/ podcast/ up neXt

Up neXt Podcast: Yvette Stortz

In this episode of Up neXt, Gerry connects with Yvette Stortz to talk about what she's doing at United Technologies and how she views some of the exciting things going on within Talent Acquisition[…]

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diversity_1538433729-1

Talent Acquisition/ Leadership/ Diversity/ inclusive workplace/ Operations/ diverse workplace/ inclusion

How talent acquisition is tackling the diversity question

Image credit: Geralt / Pixabay Real-life solutions for diversity and inclusion challenges Diversity and inclusion are topics of discussion at nearly every CareerXroads Colloquium meeting. The[…]