Paulo Almeida

1,136 Added | 10 Magazines | 22 Following | 34 Followers | @stripes76 | Talent Acquisition and IT Staffing professional and former Business Intelligence consultant. I like everything related with Technology | Human Capital | Business. I also run pelorim.pt a kidney disease awareness and information community. More information at my LinkedIn profile: https://pt.linkedin.com/in/pralmeida

How to Cultivate Fun at Work

Employees want to have fun at work, and people spend approximately one-third of their day at work. So it only makes sense they'd want it to be as …

The Workplace

All the Career-Energizing Movies and Series To Stream This Month

We think of entertainment as escapism—a way to get our minds off the realities of our jobs. But some of the best movies and shows double as …

TV

Creating a Home Office That Works for You (For Better Productivity)

If you’re one of the lucky software engineers working at Google, you get to design your own workspace. And since everything the company does is done …

Home Decorating

The Candidate Journey Is Not Linear

I have a confession to make: I’m over “the funnel.” (Shhh, don’t tell the Marketing Gods.) I’ll level set with you: this ubiquitous funnel has some …

Customer Experience

10 Eyebrow-Raising Things Hiring Managers Say (and How to Respond) | LinkedIn Talent Blog

Throughout my career in recruiting I’ve encountered hiring managers across the spectrum, from the incredible to the “who on earth made you a hiring …

Employment

Warm-up for archery with Olympian Jake Kaminski also announcement about Training for Archery

YouTube

This is why companies like Apple hide their coolest jobs from you, and what to do about it

As any job-seekers suspect, it’s no secret that many job listings are secret. In fact, the majority of American job ads exist in a shadow world where …

Employment

50 most game-changing influencers in recruitment

To be the best you have to learn from the best. That’s why we gathered a list of specialists in recruiting that you should listen to, who are worth …

10 must-read books that promise to give your career a boost

If you’re struggling to find a career, get promoted, or get out of a job rut, a friend’s advice is probably the last thing you want to hear.<p>Advice …

What this ridiculously adorable dog can teach you about writing your best resume

Everybody needs a good resume—even if she’s not human.<p>Mowgli is a beloved foster dog who was looking for a new home because her owner was moving …

Employment

What To Bring To A Job Interview And What To Leave Behind

Picture this nightmare: You walk into an interview for your dream job, shake hands with the hiring manager, sit down, and then realize you’ve arrived</i> …

10 Toxic Work Habits You Probably Think Are Totally Normal

Whether you love your job or hate it, and whether you’ve been there for 10 years or 10 minutes, we all get into routines at work that <i>really</i> aren’t …

Productivity

How to Welcome an Introvert On-Board

It takes all types of people to create, sustain and drive forward a flourishing business, and diversity is a key ingredient of innovation and …

Introverts

3 Kinds of Employer Brand Content You May Have Overlooked | Mighty

Being honest, when I think employer brand content, I think over polished, over cautious, over branded sameness and shudder-worthy stock images.<p>But in …

Marketing

5 Inmail Myths Busted | LinkedIn Talent Blog

You’ve probably been warned that you should wait 30 minutes after eating before you swim—but that’s a total myth. Think of all the extra swim time …

This Emotional Intelligence Test Was So Accurate It Was Creepy

Experts believe that emotional intelligence is the job skill of the future. So I had mine tested, and the results were scarily correct.<p>A few weeks ago, after receiving a 21-page PDF report breaking down my so-called “emotional intelligence,” I did the logical thing and forwarded it to my boyfriend. …

6 Fixes That Immediately Improve Your Hiring Process [Infographic]

The “<i>hiring is broken</i>” reputation is a hard one for recruiters to shake and the hiring process is only predicted to become even harder this year. …

Employment

How To Identify And Retain High-Potential Employees

Every manager can think of at least a handful of employees who stand out from the crowd, distinguishing themselves by their efficiency and value to …

Talent Management

Earning Candidate Trust – the Most Valuable Currency in Recruitment

A recent conversation really got me thinking about the challenges faced by recruiters today. Information about candidates has never been so readily …

Human Resources

The Rise of ‘Side Gigs’

Have you ever taken a stroll through your company’s parking lot and noticed an Uber decal here and there on some of the vehicles? It may be that the …

The Workplace

Top 5 Trending HR Analytics Articles of July 2017

We’re back again!<p>People analytics trends, The Power of People, recruiting metrics, more ‘best of’ articles and a very practical case study by …

Human Resources

Talent acquisition is dead. You’re a zombie. The world is over.

Really. You should pack your bags and head to your underground fallout bunker because it’s all over.<p>…Or at least that’s the conclusion people would …

Quem pode ser sujeito a transplante?

No dia 20 de julho assinala-se o <b>Dia do Transplante em Portugal. Neste dia</b>, em 1969, realizou-se o primeiro transplante no País (precisamente o mesmo …

6 Ways to Stop Worrying About Things You Can't Change

Source: microcosmos/Shutterstock<p>There's a brutal truth in life that some people refuse to accept: You have no control over many of the things that …

Self-improvement

Indeed Officially Launches 'Career Pages'

Back in March I wrote that Indeed was testing out some kind of career site product. Well yesterday on their blog they made it official. It’s called</b> …

How some people stay motivated and energized at work—even when they don’t love their jobs

In 2000, I became the first person in my family to finish college. I soon landed a job at a major management consulting firm. I was working on big-time projects at multinational companies like ExxonMobil and British Petroleum, pulling a competitive salary, and jet-setting all over the world in …

University of Pennsylvania

Handle Your Stress Better by Knowing What Causes It

No matter how brave, hardworking, and intelligent you may be, there comes a time when stress becomes overwhelming and you get triggered. Triggers are those things that cause you to have a knee-jerk reaction that may or may not be the best response to a given situation.<p>When you are triggered, the …

Emotional Intelligence

Can Archery Make You Healthier? We Think So!

If you’ve seen “Wonder Woman,” you know Amazon women were fierce archers, with toned physiques and some gravity-defying skills. But can archery truly …

Archery

The LinkedIn Apocalypse

If this were a movie, I would start it off with Another One Bites the Dust by Queen. The opening scene, imagine that playing as we see the mighty …

Human Resources

Google launches Hire, a new service for helping businesses recruit

Google today announced the launch of Hire, a new service that helps businesses more effectively manage their internal recruiting process. Hire offers businesses a cohesive applicant tracking service that’s deeply integrated with G Suite to make it easier for businesses to communicate with their …

Google