How to be more successful in your career as a recruiter

Here’s how to avoid common recruiting mistakes to be more successful in your career as a recruiter: Conduct effective interviews As you develop your career as a recruiter, view candidates as your potential partners or customers....

Recruiting skills you can learn from non-HR disciplines

Online courses can help you sharpen your recruiting skills. Instead of going back to school to brush up your recruiting knowledge, consider courses in six non-HR disciplines: sales, marketing, psychology, writing, mathematics and programming. Online courses in these subjects...

Agency vs. in-house recruitment: Which is the right career fit for you?

Many recruiters face the choice between agency and in-house recruiting careers. To help you make the right choice for you, here’s an overview of their similarities and differences and a summary of the qualities you’ll need...

Time management tips for recruiters

Recruiting is a time-sensitive task. Responding to candidates quickly and always remembering to follow up will help you stand out. Here are some practical tips and tools to help you improve your time management: Only focus...

How recruiters can develop strong working relationships with hiring managers

Recruiters and hiring managers share a common goal: finding great candidates as quickly as possible. In a perfect world, their collaboration is smooth and effective. But often, the recruiter-hiring manager relationship is a tense one. Hiring...

How to spot a good recruiter

What makes a recruiter successful? Good recruiters don't just perform their daily tasks well. They make sure their company continuously attracts and keeps good people. Recruiters don't necessarily have to come from HR backgrounds, though. Experience...

How to build a strong talent acquisition team

When companies are still in their infancy, building a talent acquisition team mightn’t be a priority. But, as they grow, the need for people who can recruit, manage talent pipelines and create a strong employer brand,...