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Fixing the HR Black Hole to Improve Candidate Experience - I think you'll like this note I received from a job candidate who DIDN'T get an interview.

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/fixing-hr-black-hole-improve-candidate-experience-craig-fisher
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Top @Fishdogs Conference Tips for #SHRM15
This year will mark my 5th year as an official SHRM Blogger.  I attended my first SHRM Annual conference in 2011.  It was a pretty great experience thanks to the awesome SHRM event and social media crews, the Zappos talent team ( Craig's amazing Zappos stor...
This year will mark my 5th year as an official SHRM Blogger. I attended my first SHRM Annual conference in 2011. It was a pretty great experience thanks to the awesome SHRM event and social media crews, the Zappos talent team (Craig's amazing Zappos story), as well as some of my best friends and ...
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Nice post by +Viveka von Rosen on creating great +LinkedIn ads.  Love this.
 
My LinkedIn Ads article is out! How to Create LinkedIn Ads That Generate Results For Your Business http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/create-linkedin-ads-for-your-business (For a deep dive, you can check out LinkedIn Advertising Fundamentals on Lynda.com for free - 10 days- by going to www.Lynda.com/trial/vivekavonrosen)
Do you use LinkedIn to prospect for new business? LinkedIn ads are an excellent way to increase visibility and generate leads. Find out more here.
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Thanks +Craig Fisher .  I've traditionally disdained Linkedin Ads - but when Lynda asked me to do a course on them - I figured it was time to find the good!  After LOTS of trials and tests - I've discovered a way to get positive ROI out of them!!!! 
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Nice list of tools for scraping the web for email and other contact info and list building
 
A list of handy web scraping tools to save you time and sanity on various data extractions processes. Detailed overview of each with pros and cons list.
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Have you seen this yet?  Link directly to sections of your profile.  Very cool.  http://www.socialtalent.co/blog/link-directly-specific-sections-linkedin-profile -
eg https://linkedin.com/in/wcraigfisher#post-container (Publisher Posts)
Did you ever wish you could just link directly to specific sections of your LinkedIn profile? Well, now you can!
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TalentNet Interactive Austin 2015 is at Whole Foods Market HQ - March 13th, 2015

Register now at http://TalentNetInteractive.com

This is TalentNet's 5th annual Interactive event in Austin. You don't need a ticket to SXSW to attend this one-day, one-of-a-kind talent, HR, and recruiting industry conference.

This year we welcome an outstanding lineup of presenters featuring talent pros from Whole Foods, Capital One, Time Warner Cable, Rosetta Stone, Pizza Hut, Pepsico, Southwest Airlines, and many more.

Austin 2015 Speakers include:

Keynote presentation by 
Colt McCoy, NFL QB for the Washington Redskins

+Andres Traslavina Whole Foods
+R Michael Rose  Mojo Media Labs
+Caitlan Ruck  Facebook
Tiffany Harvey   Southwest Airlines
+Marc Mapes  eiTalent
+Kristi Jones  H&R Block
+Diana Nogueira  Hilton
+Kyle Lagunas  Brandon Hall Group
+Jeremy Roberts  Sourcecon
+Michael Kascsak  Capital One
+Bryan Chaney  IBM
Todd Owens, Talentwise
+Matt Charney  RecruitingBlogs.com
+Kevin Wheeler  Future of Talent Institute
+Bryan White  Novotus
+Larry Hernandez  Rackspace
+Lars Schmidt Amplify Talent
Craig Fisher, Talentnet
+Lauren Hogan +Lauren YUM! Pizza Hut
+Alex Brown  Worldwide
+Travis Triggs  TWC 
+Will Thomson  Rosetta Stone
+Ambrosia Humphrey  Hootsuite
+Dwane Lay  Dovetail
+Will Staney  Twilio
+Brian Medina  Self Opportunity
+Gerry Crispin  CareerXroads

Hot Topics on Deck:

Culture marketing 
Candidate experience
Employer branding 
Social sourcing 
The latest cool tools 
Recruiter branding 
Old-school recruiting skills like Cold calling and Candidate closing techniques. 
Much, much more

Plus how to better leverage:

Linkedin, 
Facebook, 
Twitter, 
Instagram, 
Pinterest, 
Youtube, 
PPC Ads on Google
Your own ATS
...and many more tools to rock your content strategy, sourcing, and connection process. 

FUN! LEARNING! NETWORKING! 

...AND THE HAPPY HOUR KARAOKE PARTY PRESENTED BY DICE

We hope you can join us - it's a day that you won't want to miss! 

See You in Austin!,

-The TalentNet Team

Contact info@talentnetlive.com for group rates and sponsorship information

Talentnet Interactive is presented in partnership with Dice Open Web +  +Dice 

Sponsors include:

Whole Foods Market Careers
Talentwise
Jibe
Wilson HCG
IBM 
Take The Interview 

Conference Participants Receive: 
Full access to conference assets including: digital access to templates, notes, presentations & videos
Networking Tools: Conference Attendee Social Directory for Networking, Social Tool Information 
Lunch, snacks, and drinks
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Hi all.  My update on Top 5 things to post on Linkedin is live.
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"Top 5 Things to Post on Linkedin (5:1 ratio)" by @Fishdogs on @LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/top-5-things-post-linkedin-51-ratio-craig-fisher
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Recruiting IS Marketing: 4 steps to get started:  Webinar today at 11am CT w/ Craig Fisher and Kim Pope (@Fishdogs+@KimPope) Join us!  http://www.hci.org/lib/recruiting-marketing-4-steps-get-started
The use of this seal is not an endorsement by HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program, it means that this program has met the criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit. Recruitment marketing is more than just your recruitment and marketing teams standing behind your ...
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Great stuff from +Johnny Campbell 
 
Have you seen this yet?  Link directly to sections of your profile.  Very cool.  http://www.socialtalent.co/blog/link-directly-specific-sections-linkedin-profile -
eg https://linkedin.com/in/wcraigfisher#post-container (Publisher Posts)
Did you ever wish you could just link directly to specific sections of your LinkedIn profile? Well, now you can!
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Social recruiting  - 
 
 
TalentNet Interactive Austin 2015 is at Whole Foods Market HQ - March 13th, 2015

Register now at http://TalentNetInteractive.com

This is TalentNet's 5th annual Interactive event in Austin. You don't need a ticket to SXSW to attend this one-day, one-of-a-kind talent, HR, and recruiting industry conference.

This year we welcome an outstanding lineup of presenters featuring talent pros from Whole Foods, Capital One, Time Warner Cable, Rosetta Stone, Pizza Hut, Pepsico, Southwest Airlines, and many more.

Austin 2015 Speakers include:

Keynote presentation by 
Colt McCoy, NFL QB for the Washington Redskins

+Andres Traslavina Whole Foods
+R Michael Rose  Mojo Media Labs
+Caitlan Ruck  Facebook
Tiffany Harvey   Southwest Airlines
+Marc Mapes  eiTalent
+Kristi Jones  H&R Block
+Diana Nogueira  Hilton
+Kyle Lagunas  Brandon Hall Group
+Jeremy Roberts  Sourcecon
+Michael Kascsak  Capital One
+Bryan Chaney  IBM
Todd Owens, Talentwise
+Matt Charney  RecruitingBlogs.com
+Kevin Wheeler  Future of Talent Institute
+Bryan White  Novotus
+Larry Hernandez  Rackspace
+Lars Schmidt Amplify Talent
Craig Fisher, Talentnet
+Lauren Hogan +Lauren YUM! Pizza Hut
+Alex Brown  Worldwide
+Travis Triggs  TWC 
+Will Thomson  Rosetta Stone
+Ambrosia Humphrey  Hootsuite
+Dwane Lay  Dovetail
+Will Staney  Twilio
+Brian Medina  Self Opportunity
+Gerry Crispin  CareerXroads

Hot Topics on Deck:

Culture marketing 
Candidate experience
Employer branding 
Social sourcing 
The latest cool tools 
Recruiter branding 
Old-school recruiting skills like Cold calling and Candidate closing techniques. 
Much, much more

Plus how to better leverage:

Linkedin, 
Facebook, 
Twitter, 
Instagram, 
Pinterest, 
Youtube, 
PPC Ads on Google
Your own ATS
...and many more tools to rock your content strategy, sourcing, and connection process. 

FUN! LEARNING! NETWORKING! 

...AND THE HAPPY HOUR KARAOKE PARTY PRESENTED BY DICE

We hope you can join us - it's a day that you won't want to miss! 

See You in Austin!,

-The TalentNet Team

Contact info@talentnetlive.com for group rates and sponsorship information

Talentnet Interactive is presented in partnership with Dice Open Web +  +Dice 

Sponsors include:

Whole Foods Market Careers
Talentwise
Jibe
Wilson HCG
IBM 
Take The Interview 

Conference Participants Receive: 
Full access to conference assets including: digital access to templates, notes, presentations & videos
Networking Tools: Conference Attendee Social Directory for Networking, Social Tool Information 
Lunch, snacks, and drinks
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I help companies and their employees tell a clear and credible story online, and use Linkedin and other cool tools to make sales and recruiting more effective and efficient.
Introduction

CEO TalentNet Consulting, Linkedin/Social Media Strategy & Training for Sales, Marketing, Recruiting & HR • Writer, Thinker, Keynote Speaker • Helping businesses connect better online with clients and talent • Dad of 3 awesome boys • Grapevine Lake boats & sunsets

Find me on Instagram and Twitter @fishdogsLinkedinFacebook, and Google+

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Craig Fisher helps people and businesses find things, and get found; new customers, top talent, better jobs, and larger audiences.  He helped to create the 1st Linkedin Certified training in North America. 

He does strategy, speaking and training for groups of all sizes, all over the world, including sales teams, recruiting teams, and professional organizations on Social Media and mobile strategy. 

He is founder and host of the #TalentNet social conferences, now part of the GlobalTru Alliance with the #tru recruiting unconferences.  

Craig also co-hosts the Cool Tools with Craig and Lars podcast.

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Linkedin Training ; Recruiting and Sales Training, Strategy, and Events; HR Marketing
Skills
Linkedin Training, Social Media Training, Keynote Speaker, HR Marketing, Recruiting, Sales
Employment
  • TalentNet, LLC
    CEO, 2009 - present
    TalentNet does training and strategy for sales and recruiting teams worldwide. CEO Craig Fisher is a popular speaker and consultant. His digital branding and organic SEO strategies have been adopted by great brands like Linkedin, Zappos, Hootsuite, and many more.
  • Ajax Social Media
    VP Linkedin Certified Training & Digital Strategy, 2011 - 2013
    We were the 1st Linkedin Live Certified training company in N. America.
  • A-List Solutions
    Recruiter, Entrepreneur, Business Owner, Social Media Strategy, 2008 - 2011
    Founder of this award-winning and innovative staffing firm. We were the first all social company of our kind.
  • Stark Group
    Director, 2001 - 2008
    Account manager and eventually Director of Recruiting. We built teams to implement enterprise CRM and HR software for Fortune 100 companies.
  • Matrix Resources
  • Glaxo
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Grapevine, TX
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Tulsa - Norman, Houston, Dallas
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Tweet. Interesting Post today from CNN Tech blog. Here we go again.Facebook has made big changes to users' pages, and people are respond