The Holidays Don’t Have to Stop Your Candidate Search

Jenna SpinelleAdvertising, Closing the Deal with Candidates, Job Advertisements, Job Descriptions

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The holiday season is one of the busiest times of the year, and conventional wisdom suggests that people are too busy to look for a new job. This is enough to deter some organizations from posting new positions, which means there’s an opening for others to step in. Hiring follows a slightly different rhythm during … Read More

Creating Job Advertisements 101

Stephanie TroianoAdvertising, Job Advertisements, Job Descriptions, News

Creating a job advertisement that's attractive to top talent

Job ads are the first impression your company makes upon a potential candidate. You have two options: It’s like walking into a restaurant that you’ve wanted to try for a long time only to find a huge roach running across the floor vs. walking into the same restaurant and finding the ambiance calming, the decor … Read More

Top 10 Job Posting Sites

Stephanie TroianoJob Advertisements, Job Descriptions, News

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So you’re ready to post your job to one of the top job posting sites, but not quite sure where to start? We’ve put together a list of the top 10 job posting sites to help you get started on your journey. Top Free Job Posting Sites: Many of these top free job posting sites … Read More

How to Write a Job Ad 101

Stephanie TroianoJob Descriptions, News

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If you want to attract good candidates, take the time to create, curate, and develop a job advertisement that speaks to your target audience, your “A Players.” It takes some time and effort up front, and you might think you don’t have the time to do so. Remember, nothing great comes from doing something with … Read More

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Job Descriptions

Stephanie TroianoJob Advertisements, Job Descriptions, News, The LatestLeave a Comment

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The function of a good job ad is, well, advertising. Marketing 101. Do you think Coca-Cola would be as successful as they are if their ads featured bulleted lists of how people should drink a soda? Probably not so much! The purpose of your job ad is to entice your ideal, perfect, top-producing, goes-above-and-beyond-the-call-of-duty, unicorn … Read More

Job Ads That Will Attract the Candidates You Want

Stephanie TroianoAdvertising, Candidate Experience, Job Advertisements, Job Descriptions, News, The LatestLeave a Comment

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Job Descriptions and Job Ads: A Tale of Two Documents Description Prescription Job descriptions and Job Advertisements may sound like the same thing at first, but they (should) contain very different pieces of information and are generally written a bit differently from each other. A job description serves as a formal document that describes a … Read More