Posts by Kate Reilly

  • hireaton mulesoft

    What if everyone at your company dropped everything for a day, scoured their professional networks, and supplied you with a list of amazing candidates? Sounds like a fantasy, right? Well, it’s not at MuleSoft. MuleSoft is a fast-growing company that provides integration solutions, making it easy to connect apps, data and devices. In the age of cloud, big data, and the Internet of Things, integration is one of the largest unsolved problems in IT, one valued at $527 billion. MuleSoft…

  • These aren’t actors in this picture. These are recruiters. Real recruiters who spend their days acquiring talent just like you do. They are the cast of Top Recruiter, a wildly popular reality show on the Internet. Chris LaVoie, the show’s creator, is a seasoned marketing and advertising executive. He wants to shape how the world perceives recruiting. “We are elevating the profession and giving a taste of what recruiters do every day. But instead of making boring videos, we’re…

  • What do best-in-class status updates look like? Hewlett-Packard can show you. I’ve been following HP on LinkedIn for some time now. The company’s posts have made me think, click, share, and even laugh. Let’s take a look at HP’s activity during May 2014. What stands out? Frequent posts, several times per day. HP posted 76 times in May, averaging three posts per business day. They typically posted twice on Sundays and took Saturday off. Articles from other sources. 42% of HP’s…

  • This week the famed Mary Meeker of Kleiner Perkins released her annual Internet Trends Report. The 164 slides are jam-packed with startling statistics and…

  • This is Part III of our candidate experience series. Be sure to check out best practices from Airbnb and Rapid7 too. Christina Foster spends much of her days…

  • Here’s the bad news: 99% of job descriptions are painfully long and boring. Here’s the good news: 99% of job descriptions are painfully long and boring…