Taylor Cotter

Taylor is the former Inbound Marketing Specialist at Workable. She wrote about the millennial workplace and hiring best practices. She tweets @taylorcotter.

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Recruiting, Tutorials

Search engine optimized job descriptions: dos and don’ts

Search engine optimization (SEO) is a method of inbound marketing that makes your page findable and trackable by Google, Bing and other search engines. Job descriptions that are clear, targeted...

Tutorials, Εmployee engagement

7 employee motivation techniques and tools

As you build your company and hire new employees, it’s important that they stay engaged, motivated and incentivized to do well. A disengaged employee is not only a drain on...

Recruiting, Tutorials

How to build a blind hiring program

Blind hiring removes all personal and demographic information from the hiring process so hiring managers can assess candidates based on ability alone. Inspired by the success of blind auditions (think...

Interviews, Tutorials

Addressing interview red flags

Malcolm Gladwell famously wrote in his bestselling book, 'Blink,' that “the key to good decision making is not knowledge. It is understanding. We are swimming in the former. We are desperately lacking...

Recruiting, Tutorials

Addressing resume red flags

Resume red flags aren’t necessarily grounds for instantly disqualifying candidates. However, they may give you more insight into your candidate and whether they would be a good fit for your company. When...

Background checks, Tutorials

Background check red flags

You’ve found your perfect candidate. They’ve done well in all your interviews and skills assessments. You’re ready to extend them an offer. Now it’s time for the final hurdle: their background...

Posting jobs, Tutorials

How to post job ads on Seek

Seek.com.au is a leading job board catering to the Australian and New Zealand job markets. With over 4 million unique job seekers per month generating a huge database of potential candidates,...

Posting jobs, Tutorials

How to post jobs on Prospects.ac.uk: a guide for employers

Prospects.ac.uk is a leading job board for students and gradutes looking to take the first steps towards their career. A commercial subsidiary of the Higher Education Careers Service Unit (HECSU),...

Posting jobs, Tutorials

How to post jobs on Craigslist: A step-by-step guide for employers

Craigslist is a classified ads website, operating in over 70 countries. Starting life as an events email list in 1995, the site now has over 20 billion page views, and...

Posting jobs, Tutorials

How to post jobs on Jobserve

Launched in 1994, Jobserve might be the oldest online recruitment service. Starting out as a ‘jobs-by-email’ subscription, it was swiftly followed by a more formal web presence. Now covering all...