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Corporate Social Responsibility: Volunteering on Company Time

Corporate Social Responsibility: Volunteering on Company Time

Original post by U.S.Politics When it comes to corporate social responsibility initiatives, Randstad Canada encourages employers and employees to give back – on company time TORONTO, July 24, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ – Within most companies, it’s not just the leaders of the organization who support the local community, but the employees as well. And Randstad Canada, the […]

Ovation Launches Mobile, Cloud-Based Social Hiring Apps

Ovation Launches Mobile, Cloud-Based Social Hiring Apps

Original post by Nathan Eddy via eWeek The service is offered free for the first month, with subscriptions costing $39.95 per month. Web-based and mobile application software developer Ovation Technologies announced the launch of Ovation, a mobile and cloud-based social recruiting application aimed at small and midsize businesses with limited human resources and recruiting capabilities. Available through the […]

Just who’s watching your social media sites?

Just who’s watching your social media sites?

Original post by NORTHSIDE Over one in three jobseekers believe employers will not look at their social media profile, yet 60 per cent of employers use social media to gain a deeper understanding of a candidate’s skills and experience, according to a survey by recruiting experts Hays. Of 561 Australians polled, 37 per cent said […]

Transmedia Companies Want ‘Story-Driven’ Tech People

Transmedia Companies Want ‘Story-Driven’ Tech People

Original post by ELISABETH GREENBAUM KASSON  via Dice The entertainment business is engaged in nothing less than the reinvention of narrative, and the leading edge is something called transmedia. It’s in this corner of storytelling that a next wave of developers, gamers, filmmakers, writers and composers are creating immersive story-telling experiences that employ a variety of […]

Right Person, Right Time, Right Place: Barbara Van Gorder Joins the Right Source Marketing Team

Right Person, Right Time, Right Place: Barbara Van Gorder Joins the Right Source Marketing Team

Original post by MIKE SWEENEY via sys The recruiting game has changed dramatically over the past decade. The practice of social recruiting, once considered a trend, is now an essential piece of the recruiting puzzle. According to Jobvite’s Social Recruiting Survey 2012, over 66% of recruiters use Facebook, over 50% use Twitter, and over 90% use LinkedIn to find […]