Category: Employment

MyUnfold Uses LinkedIn and Skills Assessments to Ease Recruiting Headaches

  In January, we gave you a sneak peak into a new recruiting service called MyUnfold, which leverages candidates’ LinkedIn profiles to replace the resume. Now, the company behind MyUnfold has brought the recruiting service into its beta stage and is working with a number of big names to change the way people apply for
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Do Shock Value Ads Really Have Value In Job Postings?

A recent job posting appeared on Craigslist in San Diego. It has caused a deep discussion among HR professionals who are attempting to make sense of the nameless tech company’s tactics. The ad, which is titled “Two ******* Great Developers,” uses crude wording and expletives to seek candidates for a very real job. While it’s
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The Diversity Career Fair: Tomorrow in New York City

Are you either looking for a job or seeking job candidates in or around the New York area? If so, consider attending the Diversity Career Fair at the Hilton New York Midtown on Wednesday, April 8. The Diversity Career Fair is presented by the Professional Diversity Network and provides an opportunity for job seekers to
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Should You Penalize an Applicant for Job Hopping?

Job-hopping – moving from one job to another every few years – used to be a sign of instability or some other type of work-related issue. However, the practice may be losing its stigma among some workers and employers. According to a study by Accountemps, which was published in December 2014, quite a few workers
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