Post Archive by Month: April,2021

Why Recruiters Leave Recruiting

I fell into recruiting. I didn’t know what a recruiter was when I was pursuing my bachelor’s degree. Then during my first professional job after college working in a credit union, I quickly realized that I didn’t like the work. Thankfully, a coworker’s spouse worked for a temporary staffing agency and referred me for a…

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At Best Buy, Nobody Puts Onboarding in a Corner

Is onboarding the responsibility of talent acquisition or talent management? The answer is yes.  Of course, there’s more to the answer than that. At ERE Digital, May 25-27, Kimberly Grey, global talent and inclusion leader at Best Buy, will be delivering a presentation titled “Nobody Puts Onboarding in a Corner: Taking Charge of a Neglected…

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The Art of Campus Recruiting

In Episode 34 of Best Hire Ever, Kris Dunn talks with John Nykolaiszyn, director of business career services at FIU Business, on the current state and art of campus recruiting. John and Kris discuss a wide range of topics, including choices employers have to make when creating campus recruiting programs, what college students are looking for…

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When Retention Becomes the Enemy of Recruitment

In some circles, employee retention is considered the holy grail of a healthy, happy, and productive workforce. I suppose it’s a logical conclusion, right?  Many people still believe that a strong culture and an effective employer brand should be measured according to the percentage of employees it can retain. In fact, in a recent study,…

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A Tidal Wave of Hiring Begins to Take Shape

Editor’s note: This article is part of a series highlighting speakers at the upcoming ERE Digital event. Click here to view other articles in the series. The job market has been on a roll recently, and the economic outlook is brightening. It is hard to overstate how exciting it was to see March’s job-growth figures. The U.S. economy added…

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The Art of Hiring Great Sales Talent

In Episode 33 of Best Hire Ever, Kris Dunn talks with longtime sales leader Karlie Jessop (Big Health, ADP, Xerox) about the art of hiring great sales talent. KD and Karlie talk about her growing up in the classic Xerox sales organization and her style as a sales leader when it comes to hiring. Karlie also breaks…

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