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Personnel Selection & Social Networking Websites: Recruiters & Applicants have Different Perspectives

Research Paper Title

Social Networking Websites in Personnel Selection: A Signaling Perspective on Recruiters’ and Applicants’ Perceptions.


Industry surveys and media reports suggested that recruiters increasingly used social networking websites (SNWs) in the selection process, but corresponding scientific research is still limited. 135 more words

Recruitment & Selection

Prejudices, Stereotypes & Discrimination: Individual, Group & Social Foundations

I recently read an article by David Amodio (2015), a professor of psychology and neural science at New York University, in the New Scientist writing about prejudices which made for fascinating reading. 300 more words


Mind the Gap - Recruiting for Business Growth

If you and/or your staff are working long hours, turning down contracts, not following up opportunities, then it may be worth thinking about eliciting some additional help?   556 more words

Leadership & Management

Making the Most Out of an Employee Referral Program

In these ever-changing times of Skype interviews, LinkedIn profiles, and sophisticated applicant tracking software, many organizations are losing touch with the traditionally proactive ways of identifying and attracting potential employees. 830 more words

Talent Strategy

Australian Institute of Sport turns to SAS Commando Training to Select Future Cycling Gold Medallists

The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) has turned to the brutal selection processes of the SAS and special forces commandos to inspire the next generation of women cyclists to gold medals. 198 more words

Military Physical Training

Interviews: Yes, They Really Did Ask That...

Although most interviewers during the recruitment process will ask relevant and appropriate questions, not everyone is so enlightened according the CIPDs People Management magazine (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development). 87 more words

Recruitment & Selection

RMAS Instructor Cadre Poster

The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) is always on the lookout for NCO instructors to train the next generation of the British Army’s leaders.

It is a very good career booster, especially for non-infantry personnel. 72 more words

Military Training