Category: Hiring

Employee Retention is a Huge Issue

For the third year in a row, Employee Retention and turnover emerged as the top issues facing HR leaders today in this SHRM/Globoforce Survey. Among the top solutions companies feel…

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We Can’t Ask About Salary?!

California has joined Oregon, Delaware, Massachusetts, and New York City as areas with laws banning all employers from asking about pay history. What led to the establishment of these laws?…

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Interview with Retiring CEO Mark Bregman

Why are you retiring? I’ve been working since I was 11 years old. I’ve had 34 great years in executive search, including 24 years at BOB Search. I had another…

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I Hated My Interview!

If you are a company that makes job candidates feel welcome, congrats!  Unfortunately, some employers treat job candidates badly, and pay a steep price – losing the candidate!  Supply of…

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Going Beyond Goals – How to Create a Job Performance Objective

Most job descriptions just list generic duties and responsibilities that can look interchangeable for different jobs.  Candidates are not attracted to such descriptions, and those documents don’t provide interviewers any…

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Getting to “YES” on Job Offers

It used to be that to get a top executive, you figured out what salary you wanted to pay, offered a bonus that might be discretionary, and extended the offer. …

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The Best Ways to Create Employment Branding

Employment Branding best practices include long term strategies to manage awareness and perceptions of a company by both its current and its prospective employees.  Excellent Employment Branding can drive not…

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The Truth on What Candidates Want to Know

When a hiring manager conducts an interview, he or she is usually most concerned about what to ask the candidate, and how to evaluate the candidate’s answers qualitatively.  Most interviewers…

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When Hiring Managers Switch Gears

If you are in internal recruiting, 3rd party recruiting, or you are an HR leader, you know that one of your worst nightmares is when your Hiring Managers change the…

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Succeeding in Panel Interviews

Succeeding in Panel Interviews

For the executive interviewee, panel interviews can be a minefield.  They are unpredictable in several ways:  You may not know who the interviewers are, what their role in the company…...

Employee Retention is a Huge Issue

Employee Retention is a Huge Issue

For the third year in a row, Employee Retention and turnover emerged as the top issues facing HR leaders today in this SHRM/Globoforce Survey. Among the top solutions companies feel…...

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