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The Truth About Hiring Likable People

The Truth About Hiring Likable People | Recruiting | Scoop.it
At my company, we’ve been through several accountants in the last few years. Each new hire seems to undergo the same cycle: We finally make an offer to a candidate we love. Everyone’s stoked.
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There's nothing wrong with the candidate being likeable as long as they are qualified.  To that end, it's very important to have a structure/discipline around your interviews (i.e. prepared interview questions that tie to the competencies you are seeking rather than winging it in the intervew), and conduct team interviews so that you have multiple perspectives.  Then conduct in-depth refernce checks (going beyond the refernces provided by the candidate), to paint the most complete picture you can prior to hiring the perfect candidate.

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LinkedIn just made two big plays for mobile recruiting

LinkedIn just made two big plays for mobile recruiting | Recruiting | Scoop.it
With two new mobile products, LinkedIn has become a lot more useful for recruiters and companies looking to promote open positions. Today, the social network for professionals unveiled Recruiter Mo...
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Video Interviewing Platform HireVue Grabs $25 M...

Video Interviewing Platform HireVue Grabs $25 M... | Recruiting | Scoop.it
When digital recruiting platform HireVue got its start nine years ago, the company actually shipped webcams to job candidates, allowing them to interview for long-distance jobs online.

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How to Win Loyalty From Other People

How to Win Loyalty From Other People | Recruiting | Scoop.it
If you aspire to be successful as an entrepreneur, manager, business owner, or any kind of leader, others must feel loyal to you. Although money is often seen as a prime motivator, ultimately the
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Amazon hiring 70,000 temp workers to fill holiday online orders ...

Amazon hiring 70,000 temp workers to fill holiday online orders ... | Recruiting | Scoop.it
Amazon said this evening that it is hiring 70,000 seasonal workers to fulfill holiday online orders. The world's largest online retailer said that hiring spree will give it a holiday work force that is 40 percent higher than last year.
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Interviewing for Recent Graduate Jobs? How to Answer Some Behavioral ... - CollegeRecruiter.com (press release) (blog)

Interviewing for Recent Graduate Jobs? How to Answer Some Behavioral ...
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Behavioral interview questions are some of the toughest you may be asked by a potential employer, but they don't have to be.
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