Recruitment

7 Best Tips For Resume Success

If you ask 10 people to review your resume, chances are good that you will get 10 different answers. Unfortunately, there is no magic formula for …

Employment

Procurement Officers at a Reputable Fast Growing Supermarket

• Candidates should possess relevant qualifications<br>• A minimum of 2 years work experience<br>• Must reside withing Ikeja/Maryland and it's environs

Texas scores big recruiting win over Oklahoma, lands commitment from 4-star DE

This Story is About...<p>Texas has scored a major victory on the recruiting trail.<p>Four-star Putnam City (Okla.) defensive end Ron Tatum gave the …

College & University

There Are No Quick Fixes for Teacher Shortage, Report Warns

« Unionization of Charter Schools: Where the Movement Stands Now | Main<p>If you think raising teacher salaries is the way to attract talented young …

Education

MSG rejected job applicants for having criminal records: suit

The Knicks aren’t the only lousy thing at Madison Square Garden — the Garden’s hiring practices are awful as well, according to a new class action …

New York Knicks

This One Thing Can Save You Money, Increase Employee Retention, and Build a Culture of Collaboration

Hire as a team to build the best team.<p>Finding and bringing on new hires is a time consuming and costly process. From advertising the position to screening candidates to interviewing potential employees, it's an awful lot for one person to handle. What's more, having only a single hiring manager may …

Human Resources

How to Nail the 6 Key Parts of a Job Description | LinkedIn Talent Blog

If you don’t spend hours crafting the perfect job description, it’s understandable. After all, according to LinkedIn's Global Recruiting Trends 2017 …

Employment

Goldman Sachs Wants to Know if You Are Gay

Wall Street isn't necessarily known for being gay-friendly. Yet Goldman Sachs is now asking prospective employees to come out as lesbian, gay, …

LGBTQ

Snubbed by Trump, Silicon Valley talent is looking to Canada

Skilled high-tech visa workers in the U.S., wary of Trump’s anti-immigration stance, are looking elsewhere—and Canada’s tech companies see opportunity<p>…

Silicon Valley

H-1B visa: Trump govt's 'serious actions' cause for worry for IT firms, says Arvind Subramanian

<b>Washington</b>: Any “serious actions” taken by the Trump Administration on the H-1B visa program would be a cause of “worry” as a majority of Indian …

Employment Law

Watchdog details how top Democrats under ex-Gov. Quinn got state jobs for friends, family

A new report issued Monday by a court-appointed watchdog charged with looking into patronage hiring at the Illinois Department of Transportation details how top Democrats clouted relatives and friends into positions under former Gov. Pat Quinn, even as many of those hired had little or no …

Government

City employers up pay offers in a bid to attract top talent in tight labour market

City employers are being forced to up pay offers to new recruits in a bid to attract talent amid rising skills shortages, a new survey shows.<p>Salaries …

Business (UK)

Hidden Bias More Subtle and Difficult to Recognize than Bias of Decades Past

​<p>CHICAGO—How often do you decide that what you really need to best fill a job at your company is a good "cultural fit"?<p>More than half the attendees …

Human Resources

Aviva’s Jan Gooding: Strategy of inclusion will drive outcome of diversity

Bereft of inclusivity, any forward-thinking diversity drive is likely to fall flat. It’s not enough to hire people from diverse cultures if a …

Human Resources

Child-Care Centers Aim for Middle of the Road in Hiring, Study Finds

« What Does Science Tell Us About Prekindergarten? | Main<p>Having a bachelor's degree, a top-notch grade point average, and a relatively high level of …

Education

Technology is the New Interview: A Hiring Model for Finding the Perfect Job Candidate

How you source, engage,and hire job candidates is rapidly changing. Here's how to make that work for you, whether you're hiring or hoping to get hired.<p>Job interviews are an inexact science. You scan the candidate's resume, ask questions to fill in the blanks, ask questions to determine skills, …

Human Resources

We asked 6 Wall Street recruiters about the hottest trends in hiring

It's moving season on Wall Street.<p>Bonuses have landed in bank accounts, freeing up bankers and traders to move to new employers.<p>With that in mind, we asked six Wall Street recruiters about the big trends in hiring.<p>Here's what the recruiters had to say.

Wall Street

How to Master the Interview

You might think you've got an intuitive knack for interviewing prospective talent, but a whole body of research begs to differ.<p>This story appears in the May 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>You might think you’ve got an intuitive knack for interviewing prospective talent, but a whole body of …

Psychology

Can LinkedIn’s new apprenticeship program help diversify its workforce?

Lyn Muldrow wants to work at a major Silicon Valley tech firm, but landing a job has been tough without a computer science degree from a prestigious …

LinkedIn

Will Trump Visa Order Fix a Broken System or Smash it?

The H-1B visa controversy pits tech companies that want reliable access to highly skilled workers against populists pushing a tough "hire American'' policy.<p>Last Wednesday at a factory in Kenosha, Wis., President Donald Trump signed an executive order that, in part, directed the government to review …

Immigration Law

There is one silver lining for Indians in Australia’s tough new citizenship rules: English skills

The federal government today (April 20) announced three broad changes to the criteria for Australian citizenship. These are:<p>a new residence requirement;<br>• a new process for determining an applicant’s integration into the community; and<br>• changes to the citizenship test.<p>Citizenship is an important …

Migration

Jack Dorsey answers questions on diversity with one good and one terrible answer

‘I’m not really sure’<p>During a Periscope livestream to promote the upcoming tech-thriller <i>The Circle</i>, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey answered questions from cast members Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, and Patton Oswalt, as well as director-screenwriter James Ponsoldt.<p>Watson’s first question was about diversity in …

Jack Dorsey

And the Hourly Shall Inherit the Earth…

Volume recruiting. The bane of the recruiting experience. I don’t care how good you are as a recruiting professional, until you’ve put on the flame …

Human Resources

CBI urges businesses to place greater emphasis on gender, ethnic and social diversity

UK companies risk reducing the issue of diversity to a mere footnote of other priorities, even though it’s a key driver of productivity and …

Public Sector

NPR Ombudsman: Staff Diversity Stats a ‘Disappointing Showing’

NPR ombudsman Elizabeth Jensen was blunt in her assessment of NPR’s latest stats on staff diversity in the newsroom. “There’s simply no way around …

Journalism

Populism is bad for business

<i>Bessma Momani is a CIGI senior fellow and a 2015 fellow of The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation. Jillian Stirk is a former Canadian ambassador and an associate with the Simon Fraser Centre for Dialogue and a mentor with The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation</i><p>Over the past year, we have all witnessed …

Canada

Diversity in IT and its workforce helps boost performance, output

<i>Introducing diversity in IT and its</i> <i>workforce</i> <i>is not just about gender or race, according to Bruce Maas, vice provost for IT and CIO at the University</i> …

Diversity

From Red Storm Backcourt to Reds’ Rotation

When Amir Garrett played basketball for St. John’s University, he was the classic prototype: loved by his teammates and loathed by his opponents.<p>“What he brought was fire, competitiveness, spirit, toughness, tenacity,” said Steve Lavin, his coach there. “He did it all-out every time he stepped on …

Baseball

Canada looks to double astronaut corps through gruelling recruitment process

MONTREAL—Retired Canadian spaceman Bob Thirsk asks himself a couple of simple questions when sizing up people who tell him they want to become an …

NASA

The 7 Questions Recruiters At Companies Like Amazon And Spotify Wish You Would Ask

Hiring managers like to talk about themselves, too.<p>You might only have a few minutes at the end of your interview to ask questions, but they matter more than you’d think. “The quality and thought that goes into the questions candidates ask weighs into my overall evaluation of fit for the role and …

Employment