Sourcing & Recruitment

Sourcing Technical Candidates with Ease

Oct 11, 2017 | Sol Acevedo

When I started my career as a sourcing scientist, finding certain types of candidates, particularly IT professionals and engineers, could be overwhelming.


The Role of Cognitive Analytics in Predicting Candidate Success

Jul 27, 2017 | Tony Coe

Advancements in cognitive technology allow companies to better analyze predictive data, but low-tech behavioral science techniques and culture research are still essential to successful talent acquisition.


A New Way to Measure Quality of Hire

Jul 21, 2017 | Jason Berkowitz

Everybody has worked with “that guy,” the person who contributes as little as possible on the job but never gets demoted or fired. Employees like him are a drag on their colleagues, demoralizing top performers in particular.


How Gens Y and Z are changing the recruiting game

Jul 12, 2017 | Amy Osorio

Every industry is struggling with how to make its process relevant and effective in the face of unprecedented technological change.


2017 Perspective on the State of Talent Acquisition

Jul 03, 2017 | Mike Eby

The goal and intent of the recruiting process hasn’t changed in the past 50 years, but everything else has. And the reality is that the traditional model of talent acquisition is a fundamental misfit in the current reality.


How E&U firms can prepare for the coming wave of retirements

Jun 20, 2017 | Jason Berkowitz

Changing workforce demographics are set to have a major impact on energy and utility (E&U) companies. As much as 38% of the E&U workforce will be eligible for retirement in the next five years. Among the executive ranks the numbers are even higher — almost 60% will..


In The Spotlight: Andrew Bercich, Solutions and Sales Executive

Jun 01, 2017 | Kara Zenk

Andrew Bercich serves as a Solutions and Sales Executive with IBM Talent Acquisition & Optimization supporting the Healthcare, Life Sciences and Government sectors. His diverse talent acquisition experience enables him to design optimal client solutions.


In The Spotlight: Jason Berkowitz, Business Development Executive

May 05, 2017 | Kara Zenk

Jason Berkowitz serves as a Business Development Executive for IBM Talent Acquisition & Optimization, where he focuses on crafting Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) solutions for Financial Services and Communications organizations.


How to Use Your Employer Brand to Build a Strong Candidate Pipeline

Mar 15, 2017 | Kara Zenk

Building a strong candidate pipeline doesn't happen overnight. However, organizations can both strengthen its employer brand and increase the likelihood candidates will join its talent communities by building and capitalizing on digital opportunities.


What’s the secret to increasing quality of hire?

Nov 22, 2016 | Erin Pitrone

Less candidates, bigger impact.

In today’s war for talent, it seems that no organization would want to turn down the opportunity for a larger candidate pool. After all, we all like having choices. But what if it was in exchange for a smaller, more qualified..