Top 10 mistakes recruiters make: #10 Ignoring candidates

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By: Brand Ford, Sr. Recruiter and Consultant

This is the final in my 10-part recruiters’ mistakes series, and I hope you’ve enjoyed my posts, and learned a little along the way. The final mistake I’d like to discuss, #10, is the biggest of them all:

Looking at a candidate that isn’t a current fit as someone you don’t need to pay attention to.

Frankly, recruiters have the hard task of keeping up with a lot of people. But just because someone doesn’t fit the job you called them about, doesn’t mean you should throw them into the ‘not going to use’ pile. Schedule a Read more Top 10 mistakes recruiters make: #10 Ignoring candidates

CEG supports the 2013 Festival of Wines benefiting the Amercian Heart Association

CEG is a proud supporter of the 2013 Festival of Wines benefiting the American Heart Association. The night features a casual setting that includes hors d’ oeuvres from several local restaurants that can be paired with hundreds of wines from around the world, PLUS silent and premier auctions!

Join CEG at the 10th annual Festival of Wines, as we Read more CEG supports the 2013 Festival of Wines benefiting the Amercian Heart Association

Beware of Big Data Analytics Snake Oil Salesmen

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If you’ve been around the telecom space as long as I have (20+ years), you’ve seen a lot of technologies, acronyms and unfortunately even people come and go. Anyone remember CDPD? Now we have a more recent buzz word – Big Data Analytics. I’m not saying Big Data Analytics is going to go away, I’m just saying there are a lot of people who like to name things we have been doing for 20 years or more. I applaud the Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) to avoid the whole big data terminology, naming their event this year in Vegas – “Telecom Analytics”. I hope to see you there at the show on Monday September 16th.

If we don’t run into each other, what I’m sure you WILL see at the CCA show is plenty of companies touting their Big Data Analytics systems. Many of these companies are solving real problems, but there will also be plenty of them telling you all the organizational “ailments” that their system will treat. Just like the Snake Oil Salesmen of old, you need to be remain somewhat suspicious and ask plenty of questions like: Read more Beware of Big Data Analytics Snake Oil Salesmen

CEG and Talk Business team up to create business leaders survey

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CEG Partners and Talk Business are teaming up this fall to create the Business Leaders Confidence Survey.

Roby Brock and the team over at Talk Business will launch this new survey at the same time they plan on resuming their Consumer Confidence polling. They are partnering with CEG Partners to create a new measurement tool to gauge what Read more CEG and Talk Business team up to create business leaders survey