Ryan Kramer

1,116 Flips | 2 Magazines | 9 Following | 913 Followers | @ryanjkramer | Global Recruiting Director at Dynatrace, the #1 market share leader in the APM space. Knows talent; over 1000 hires throughout my recruiting career.

10 Tips for Successful Negotiating

Throughout the course of our daily lives we are negotiating with everyone around us. Whether you relish the art of negotiating or dread the thought …

How to Improve Your Recruitment Power on Pinterest

Pinterest turns three this month, and oh baby, has it come a long way from its humble beginnings as just a virtual pinboard!<p>Some fast facts:<p>An …

5 Keys to Mastering Employee Engagement

If you’re looking to improve performance and productivity within your organisation, then you may want to focus on boosting your employee …

The Guide to Twitter Advertising for Recruiters

Twitter is a useful channel for recruiters, employers and talent to interact on an informal and real-time basis. Plenty of large companies tweet job …

4 Ways to Increase Retention Rates Among Millennial Employees

Now that you're hiring them, learn how to keep them.<p>It's official--Millennials are the largest generation in the U.S. work force. Not only are they the largest generation, but they are also unique as employees. Millennials are just as driven by the <i>why</i> as they are by the <i>what.</i> <i></i>They need more than a …

Employee Engagement

How To Apply Social Media Skills To Face-To-Face Networking

How To Apply Social Media Skills To Face-To-Face Networking <br>CAREEREALISMPicture this: It’s the first day of college and you don’t know anyone in …

How to Attract the Best Recruiters on LinkedIn

It’s more important than ever to maintain a good LinkedIn profile. 9/10 recruitment agents or employers check an individuals LinkedIn profile before …

Employee Retention: 5 Ways to Keep Your Best Talent

In my last blog post, I talked about employee tenure, and how it has changed over the years. What was once looked upon as job-hopping is now widely …

How to Create Social Videos With Your Smartphone

Are you using video to promote your brand?<p>Do you want to create videos without having costly equipment?<p>If you have a smartphone, you already have all …

Mobile Photography

5 Ways Mobile Recruiting is Changing the Hiring Process

Mobile technology is huge: Between cell phones, tablets, and other devices, the U.S. now has a total of 435 million gadgets in our homes – which …

How Recruiters Can Get Started with Social Media

As part of the Ask the Expert panel over at the Institute of Recruiters, I got a question about social media and recruitment agencies which I thought …

Social Media

5 things recruiters look for on your social media profiles

Did you know that 93% of recruiters currently use or plan to use social media to find candidates? That little fact should make you think twice about posting that potentially career-ending rant or pic online… hopefully. Here's a list of how recruiters are using social media to find qualified …

Using Social Recruitment Methods to Build a Talent Pool

By Cheryl Morgan<p>Share on:<p>Employers and job candidates are flocking to social media for fulfilling career opportunities.<p>Success in recruiting and …

Human Resources

5 Ways to Improve Your Instagram Marketing

Shares 12K<p>Is there a place for Instagram in your marketing plan?<p>Do you want to use Instagram effectively for your business?<p>Instagram is more than a …

How to Use Google+ as a Social Recruiting Tool

The job markets of nearly all industries are heavily influenced by social media nowadays. Just about every job hunter has profiles on LinkedIn, …

Are We Living in a Digital Recruitment Social Age?

Has recruitment really embraced the social age to its full potential?<p>This infographic (from evenbase) shows that the recruitment industry is in …

Social Media

When Did Recruiters Become Marketers?

Having recently moved over to do more of a recruitment marketing role, I can’t help but wonder when recruiter’s roles became more marketing and less …

Marketing

What Hiring Managers Actually Want to Know About You

When an interviewer asks you about yourself, of course they want to learn about your previous experience and qualifications, but that's only part of …

How Job Hunting Will Change This Year

Industries to watch, trends to keep tabs on, and tweaks for your job applications this year.<p>Whether you’re actively on the hunt for a new gig or just casually keeping your options open, there’s good news for job seekers this year.<p>“This year represents the biggest change in the job landscape that I …

Employment

Five Things Your Recruiter Won't Tell You

If you work in business or the professional world, it will be helpful to you to have a relationship with a third-party recruiter, sometimes called a search professional or headhunter. Not every job-seeker has a recruiter-friendly resume, but many job-seekers do.<p>What’s a recruiter-friendly resume? …

Social Hires: How Businesses Are Using Content To Recruit Millennial Talent

By<p>L’Oréal promotes its Brandstorm social recruitment contest on Youtube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (pictured).<p>Last week, Pew Research Center …

Human Resources

6 Steps for Leading Through Adaptive Change

"If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading." -- Lao Tzu<p>Leadership and management are two distinct but complementary skill sets that all companies need. Leaders make sure the organization is doing the right things, while managers make sure they do those things right. …

Leadership

Still Not Sure How to Recruit on Facebook? Read This!

With over 1.5 billion users, Facebook now tops every single social networking site on the net including Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter. As the most …

How to Recruit with Facebook Graph Search [INFOGRAPHIC]

Facebook Graph Search is an entirely new way to look at social recruiting. With a traditional content search, you may have spent time looking for …

Recruitment

The Perils of Social Recruiting

Following an explosion of social media tool and online interaction over recent years, it seems that everywhere you look these days, individuals are …

Social Media