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Lisa Jones
Works at Barclay Jones: Recruitment Technology and Social Media for Recruiters
Attended University of Huddersfield
Lives in Leeds
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Tweet Tweet - are you a Twitter sceptic?
Twitter is a fast-paced massively open platform where 80% of the conversations are “lost” (or engaged with if you’re lucky) in the first hour. Blink and you’ll miss something.
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I recently published a blog entitled 'how to shortlist a candidate from the size of their bumps' with the informative RecruitingDaily website and barclayjones.com. It was a dig at the culture of recruiting which is potentially ignoring clever analysis tools in favour of gut feelings. (…But if you want to grope your candidates and use it as a basis for your recruitment decisions, read this…)Recruiters Ignore Clever Analysis Tools in Favour of Gut ...
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I have worked with quite a few recruiters (yes, I've been about bit!) and I've been lucky enough to work with some pretty inspiring recruitment business owners and leaders. The time that I spend with recruiters really inspires me. But I often see many wasted opportunities for staffing firms to be better.I want to share my thoughts on what I would do if I owned a recruitment agency, based upon the recruitment projects I have delivered and what I f...
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If only recruiters had something interesting to talk about! (??) +SlideShare  +Barclay Jones: Recruitment Technology and Social Media for Recruiters 
We’ve written a few blogs on Slideshare. I hope by now you know about this crucial site, and you are planning on using it. But perhaps you have a mental block about what content to create to give you some return on investment.I’m a big fan of the theory that Slideshare is not simply a place to dump your PowerPoint slides. It’s an opportunity to give your clients, candidates and talent the chance to learn more about you, buy in to you and most of ...
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Have her in circles
389 people
Bruce Stander's profile photo
chris hague's profile photo
Jennifer Stones's profile photo
Praveen Endla's profile photo
Hung Lee's profile photo
Onrec's profile photo
Barclay Jones: Recruitment Technology and Social Media for Recruiters's profile photo
Vaida Pakulyte's profile photo
Neil Pickstone's profile photo
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Director
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Recruitment Technology, Social Media, Recruitment, Recruitment Software, Business Process, IT, Social Recruitment
Employment
  • Barclay Jones: Recruitment Technology and Social Media for Recruiters
    Director, 2008 - present
    I am a recruitment, technology and training professional. I advise recruiters on the most effective use of recruitment technology and social media to improve their business processes, recruitment and bottom line.
  • Burns Carlton
    Operations and IT Director, 2006 - 2008
    IT Director and overall responsibility for Operations (IT, Marketing, HR, Training and Administration).
  • Ellis Fairbank
    IT Drector, 2000 - 2006
    Head of IT, responsible for IT staff, including award winning IT Training function and award winning IT Department. Responsible for massive program of change that resulted in £3k increase in turnover per consultant per lunar period.
  • Informatics CTEC
    Manager, 1995 - 2000
    Various roles: Training Manager, IT Trainer, Training Centre Facilities Manager
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Currently
Leeds
Previously
Hatfield - Huddersfield - York
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Avid about: Recruitment technology, IT, social media, social recruitment, gadgets, baking, movies, reading, my family, food (role: time-machine driving, multi-tasker)
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Director of Barclay Jones: Recruitment Technology and Social Media for Recruiters

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Completed 1st marathon 2013, dough master, natural hair ;)
Education
  • University of Huddersfield
    Masters:Vietnam War Movies, 1993 - 1996
  • University of Huddersfield
    BA (Hons): History and Politics, 1990 - 1993
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