I started in HR as a Recruiting Coordinator in the days before ATS, smart phones, and any of the tools we think we needed to be effective in talent acquisition. Back then, I scored most of my gigs through staffing agencies, including my first job in HR. I worked with (and sometimes for) various staffing agencies and headhunters for several years. I started as a Silicon Valley … [Read more...] about The Recruitment Process is Broken: Where Do We Go From Here?
Qatar banking on finance professionals from overseas Nothing beats real-life experience. There's no substitute for actually living and working in a foreign land for a couple of years to gain meaningful insight into the culture of a country. A two-week vacation in the sun takes you only so far – and then you come back home to face the same daily commute and work-a-day … [Read more...] about Qatar banking on finance professionals from overseas
In the UK, many people are being coerced to leave their jobs once they hit a certain age. At least, according to AXA. Check out this recent press release... One in five UK employees still pressured to retire by their employers One in five (20 per cent) retirees have been forced out of their job by their employers Nearly half of Brits (48 per cent) retire before the … [Read more...] about Dude, you’re too old to work here