Posts Tagged with "Recruitng 2.0"

Layoffs and Restructure at Google

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

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Google announced on their blog recently that they’ve not only reduced the number of contractors they’re employing but they’re now reducing the number of recruiters on staff by about 100: Our first step to address this was to wind down almost all our contracts with external contractors and vendors providing recruiting services for Google. However, [...]

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Calendar: Personal Branding Summit – Free Nov. 8 2007

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

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Got a phone? Get registered for an incredible Personal Branding teleconference happening Thursday (two days from when I am writing this) and includes an incredible lineup of speakers from all over the world. This conference is FREE, but you must register, and then get on the phone during the section you want to learn. From [...]

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Calendar: Blogging for Business Conference Monday

Thursday, October 18, 2007

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The Blogging for Business conference will be next Monday. Click below to see the Rocky Mountain Voices vidcast with Matt Reinbold and Brad Baldwin Related Posts:Network With MeaningCome one, Come all to Facebook… except you… and you… and…Calendar: Guy Kawasaki Speaking in Utah November 1st, 2007Twitter Me This – Why Hyper Connected People *Need* TwitterLinkedIn [...]

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How to Use LinkedIN

Friday, September 14, 2007

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Jason Alba, who created the Jibber Jobber Career Toolset, recently wrote a book, “I’m on LinkedIN –Now What??“. Well, I just bought my copy and noticed you can get yours on Amazon… if you want. Review pending… as soon as I consume and digest all of Jason’s delectable networking knowledge. Related Posts:Calendar: Personal Branding Summit [...]

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LinkedIN: Im Gonna Have to Block You

Thursday, August 30, 2007

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Asking people to join your network may be hazardous to your (network’s) health. Recently, LinkedIn, the granddaddy of all business social networkins sites, added some good features, trying to help people get and keep connected.  I am strongly in favor of LinkedIn, and I am glad they made some changes to keep up with the [...]

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What Must I Change?

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

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This is an intentionally OPEN question, and I am seeking brutally-honest feedback. I am reading Ram Charan’s Know-How: The 8 Skills That Separate People Who Perform from Those Who Don’t, and I admit it’s got me thinking.  … really thinking. Just getting into it now, but I am deeply curious about exactly what’s going on [...]

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EVENT: Speaking on Mid-Career Development at PLUG Wed. 8-7

Tuesday, August 7, 2007

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Wednesday this week, I am speaking on Mid-Career Development at the Provo Linux User’s Group, which meets at United Online in Orem (directions, etc). Date: Wednesday Aug 8, 2007 Time: 7:30 PM Location: United Online PLUG: This month we have a unique guest presenter coming to PLUG. Robert Merrill from SOS Technical is coming to [...]

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Network With Meaning

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

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Dave Slusher of Evil Genius Chronicles has had enough with the newest, shiniest social networks clamoring for his attention: People invite me to services all the time. They want to connect to me on LinkedIn, Twitter, FaceBook. I appreciate that anyone cares and I get a little warmth from the sentiment. I’m not joining anything [...]

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Year of the Vendor Manager?

Tuesday, July 3, 2007

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Yet another large Utah company is moving to a vendor manager solution to help them (hopefully) rein in their contingent workforce management. This makes no less than three I know about over the last few months. These company’s websites are full of boastful, synergistic qualities they bring to the clients they service: Contractor Compliance, W-4 [...]

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LinkedIn Listening?

Thursday, June 28, 2007

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Look, I am not saying I started this, but according to what Mashable’s saying, the marketplace is moving fast enough away from LinkedIn and closed-wall applications in-general, that it appears they may be actually implementing some of the stuff I complained about 18 months ago. (Via Mashable): LinkedIn is feeling the heat from Facebook’s platform [...]

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