The popularity of social media has risen significantly in just the past couple of years. Nearly 75 percent of adults online are using social media to get their information and to communicate with friends and family. It’s no wonder, then, that 94 percent of recruiters currently use or are planning to use social media for […]
As a human resources professional, you’ve probably seen more than your fair share of nervous candidates and have a story or two to share about embarrassing mistakes you’ve seen job seekers make. Are these harmless mistakes, made by almost any job seeker, to be tolerated? Or can their foibles give you insight into their work […]
What’s scarier than ghosts, ghouls, zombies, and vampires? Losing out on a great candidate because you’ve made a simple mistake! It’s Halloween season, which means everything seems a little bit spookier than it does any other month of the year. Simple interviewing mistakes, however, aren’t just scary on Halloween.