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How to Measure Quality of Hire

Quality-of-hire metrics are critical to understanding the effectiveness of your company’s hiring process but, for many, figuring out how to define the measurement is a challenge. Best-selling author Lou Adler contends that most companies hire for efficiency and to minimize cost, which does not directly correlate to new hires’ contributions to a company’s success. “Hiring for […]

Morgan McKinley says Generation Y moving jobs across Asia Pacific

APAC Employment Monitor Q3 2015 Highlights: · Job vacancies remained flat year-on-year in Q3 2015 compared to Q3 2014 · The number of professionals actively see.. Source: Morgan McKinley says Generation Y moving jobs across Asia Pacific despite China’s financial crisis

4 LinkedIn Product Announcements That Will Change the Way You Recruit

I have a confession to make. It’s been over 2 years since I actually wrote a blog post. So, what has me typing away on my notepad in a Starbucks in LA, giving Source: 4 LinkedIn Product Announcements That Will Change the Way You Recruit (Forever!) by @SocialTalent | SourceCon

Cybersecurity Skills Shortage Poses Threat in Singapore

Singapore’s ability to fight a rising threat from hackers is hindered by a skills shortage and lack of awareness among companies, according to the computer security firm that runs a state-supported training center. “We do see a lack of capability and capacity in skilled professionals, and that’s partly due to massive demand across the world […]

Increase in Singapore’s talent shortage “notable”

Forty per cent of all Singapore businesses have experienced talent shortages in 2015. This number has climbed sharply from a low of 10% in 2014. Run by Manpower Group, the 2015 Talent Shortage Survey surveyed 41,700 employers worldwide (234 of whom were in Singapore) and discovered that 38% on average globally found it difficult to recruit […]

There’s No Talent Shortage If You Can Poach From Your Competitors

Recruiting is just like fishing. You may think that there is a shortage of fish when the real problem is where you fish and what bait you use!I simply have to laugh when I hear CEOs and executives complain about the talent or skill shortages that their companies face. I laugh because I find that this […]

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