At Talent Connect in San Francisco, 2014 Laszlo Bock, SVP People Operations at Google spoke to the crowd regarding Google's hiring practices. Laszlo covers an array of topics narrowing in on Googles Best Recruiter (and it's not who you'd expect). He discusses the relationship this recruiter has to the rest of the company and how instrumental they've been at attracting new talent to Google's team.
Before delving into this, let me preface by saying I do not support change for changes' sake. I will, however, give a full and complete endorsement of necessary change and how it improves our lives. It's one constant that we can count on in our lives and the sooner we're able to accept and adapt to it, the sooner we can benefit from what change brings.
Traditional problem-solving methods taught in business schools serve us well for some of the everyday challenges of business, but they tend to be ineffective with problems involving a high degree of uncertainty. Why? Because, more often than not, these tools are based on a flawed model of human behavior.
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It's no secret your online profile is more public now, than ever before. Between Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, these 3 sites represent the top 10 most visited sites in the world. There is no surprise that your current and potential future employer are using this public data to conduct due diligence before hiring.
By now it's clear that whether you're promoting a business, a product, or yourself, social media is near the top of what determines your success or failure. And there are countless pundits, authors, and consultants eager to advise you. Who's the one to advise you best?
The early results are in. In 2014, Seattle passed an increase to the minimum wage, increasing hourly earnings to $15 per hour. As the plan has been phased in, April 2015 marked the first increase: employers with 500 or more employees must increase their minimum wage to $13 per hour while smaller companies without benefits must pay $12 per hour.
Job Hopping. What does it look like in 2016? How will it effect your resume and chances of finding something new in the future?
The overall unemployment rate increased slightly in March to 5 percent. According to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, US manufacturing employment decreased by 29,000 while retail employment increased. On the positive side, hourly earnings increased 0.3 percent from the previous month and
They are out there – some working from home and others working for Walmart-sized firms. Calling, emailing, and stopping by to visit you in person recruiting agencies are growing as the employment market becomes more competitive. How do you know which to select?
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