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The digital revolution has brought countless wonders – the Internet, the World Wide Web, Google, social media, mobile computing, and big data. It has disrupted and transformed virtually every aspect of our lives. And yet while most candidates, especially the talent with desired skills, participate in this digital world, many businesses still recruit like it […]

Interview: Recruiting in the Age of Googlization

  “This [interview] is a clinic for small business owners and HR.” Those were the words used by Business Builder Show hosts Marty Wolff and Kerry Kearney to describe this interview with Success Performance Solutions President and author Ira S Wolfe. If you missed the interview you can listen here to Recrooglization: Recruiting in the Age […]

6 Best Recruitment Marketing Tools

Most companies limit recruitment marketing to ads they post on online and print media.  But that’s a naive, narrow and misleading mindset these days. Recruitment marketing includes all communications that an organization uses to reach and engage job seekers, from the job posting and personal emails to social media and career fairs. Here’s a short […]

New Proception2 DISC Profiles Now Available

Proception2 DISC Profiles are live!  Redesigning, rewriting, and recalibrating Version 4.0 has been a long and challenging project. But we’re really excited about the new look…and the response of our clients has exceeded expectations. So what’s improved? First of all the new report has a “business” feel and look. The cover page has been redesigned. We’ve put […]

10 Recruiting Trends Every Company Must Acknowledge

Employers with a few exceptions have enjoyed the upper hand in the hiring process for decades. But the employment landscape has shifted and it seems job seekers, especially those with in-demand skills, are holding the trump cards. This article highlights 10 trends that are impacting how companies attract and acquire qualified candidates. More than half (54%) […]

7 Questions Every Business Needs to Ask Before Recruiting

1. Why would an employee want to work for you? If your answer is “we pay well,” just stop here. This article won’t help you. While compensation still reigns supreme as a magnet for talent, top talent is seeking more than just money. For that matter all employees want more than a paycheck. Qualified candidates from […]

Why It’s So Hard to Find “Good Employees”

Uncovering the reasons why it’s so hard to find “good” employees is a bit like watching the Presidential debates. Some of the information that we hear is politicized for the sole purpose of satisfying a personal agenda. When it’s not good old fashioned bull****, all you hear is a bunch of lame excuses and blame. […]

Recruiting & SEO: A Tough Job Market Invites Strange Bedfellows

Recruiting today has a very strange bedfellow –Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Imagine how different recruiting was just a few decades ago when a foreman in a Philadelphia railroad yard manager exited his office, crossed the workplace campus, and was met by a mob of job candidates each morning.  Word of job openings spread like wildfire […]

6 More Things Every Manager Should Know about DISC – Part 2

In Part 1 of Twelve Things Every Manager Should Know about DISC, I highlighted when and how DISC got started and how it developed into one of the most popular assessments on the planet. In Part 2, you’ll learn more about how companies use DISC, the many variations of DISC, how it can be used, and […]

12 Things Every Manager Should Know about DISC (Part 1)

DISC is one of the most commonly used and popular employee assessments on the planet.  But as is the case with so many things, success attracts evangelists, dedicated advocates, and passionate naysayers.  This article attempts to set the record straight about what DISC is and isn’t. DISC describes 4 styles of human behavior. It’s a […]