Posts by Maria Ignatova

  • It’s almost a wrap for 2014 and it’s safe to say that it’s been a busy year for both recruiters and candidates. Hiring has been so hot that unemployment is hovering down at pre-recession levels. The best part of ending a year, of course, is sitting down to think through what has happened and how it will reflect on the upcoming 2015. In that spirit, we thought it would be interesting for both recruiters and candidates to see what were the hottest professional skills on LinkedIn…

  • Liam Neeson aka Mr. Particular-Set-of-Skills Bryan Mills from the movie Taken has been a role model for recruiters for quite a while. After all, who doesn’t have this inspirational quote hanging in their cube: Even Glen Cathey is a fan (check out his Talent Connect talk only 9 seconds in). Well, Mr. Mills/Neeson has a proposition for you – like the Taken 3 LinkedIn page and he will look for one winner, find their LinkedIn profile, and create a video endorsing their specific set…

  • recruiter career transitions

    We aren’t trying to plant any rebellious ideas in your head. Not at all. Recruiting is as intense and busy as it is fun and rewarding. And at the end of the day, you walk out knowing you have made a difference in somebody’s life. But if you were to leave your job and switch careers, we’ve got a pretty good guess what your next job would be. We recently analyzed the profile data of 94 million LinkedIn members, and identified the most common career transitions across different…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…