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  • LinkedIn 300 million members

    Today at LinkedIn we’re celebrating a milestone – we’ve surpassed 300 million members, giving recruiters like you access to an even deeper and diverse pool of talent. You want to know the best part? 85% of those members want to hear from you, according to our Talent Trends 2014 Report.   Thanks for helping us reach this milestone, but we’re not done yet! Ultimately, our vision it to create economic opportunity for every one of the 3.3 billion people in the global workforce…

  • In case you need a stimulating read, here’s a great list for you. We took a look at the articles staffing and corporate recruiters shared the most on LinkedIn during the last 7 days and posted them below. This week Heather Huhman offers some pretty interesting advice to professionals who absolutely love their jobs. She is asking them to start exploring new opportunities even if only to stay up to date with what skills are hot out there. As she says, “Career growth is driven by…

  • As part of our Talent Trends 2014 report, we asked 18,000 professionals across 26 countries to rank the most important factors that will convince them to take a new job. Although the answers of passive and active candidates were a little different, there was a clear consensus: compensation and advancement are the top determinants when it comes to saying yes to a new job. Here is the top 5 global ranking for both passive and active: It’s interesting to note that for active candidates…

  • There was Pierce Brosnan, Timothy Dalton, Daniel Craig and my personal favourite Sean Connery, but let’s be honest: James Bond would be James Bland without…

  • Recruiting Programmers

    The process of interviewing and hiring a technical person is not a simple one, explains Sam Shafi, a recruiter at LinkedIn, who is involved in vetting…

  • Anastasia Liberatos is the real deal. As talent acquisition leader at Salmat, one of Australia’s leading marketing services companies, she has led a truly…