Nothing irks more than a gross generalisation, yet people are always doing it. Being an Aussie in London, I am forever being told, “Oh you Aussies are… ” something or other. Really? I’m just the same as all 23.8 million Australians? If it’s not race, it’s…
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The world has become so incredibly noisy and demanding. Instant. Last week I was chatting on Skype with a darling non-recruitment friend, unaware of what was going on in his world, when the stress of it all became too much. He snapped. It was out of…
As Moderator for the Social Collaboration track at #HRTechEurope, it was lovely to come out of my social recruiting bubble and see the wider user of social media in the workplace. As a member of the Blog Squad, I loved the buzz of our press room and the…
Organic LinkedIn updates are near invisible! I’ve been going on and on about this for 18 months now. Organic LinkedIn updates – the updates we post ourselves – are becoming a waste of time. Of course I was ignored, LinkedIn doesn’t care about little old…
- Winning ImpressionFounder & Director, 2009 - present
I'm a Social Recruiting Specialist: consulting, speaking, training and writing about the use of social media in recruitment, be it for hiring or job search.
The social media explosion transformed the recruitment industry; I founded Winning Impression when I saw that there was little training or help around for companies who want to use social media to recruit time & cost-effectively, or for job seekers who want to use it to open job opportunities.
Companies learn how to incorporate recruiting on social media sites (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and a range of smaller & niche sites) into their hiring strategy via a range of training workshops delivered monthly or on their site:
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My social recruiting articles can be seen on The Muse, Winning Impression, at Social Hire, Jobsite, The Work4 Blog, and Computer Weekly. I also volunteer as a Business Expert at Working Knowledge, bridging the gap between education and the workplace.
I have a soft spot for dogs, especially my Chocolate Labrador and Springer Spaniel, and an obsession for using Instagram!
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