9th Annual Source of Hire Report

Industry heavy weights Gerry Crispin and Mark Mehler will be releasing their 9th Annual Source of Hire report on Friday US time on the CareerXRoads web site. I was lucky enough to be sent an advanced copy by Gerry. Once again the reports details where corporations in the US found their employees during 2009, this year they look atContinue reading “9th Annual Source of Hire Report”

Follow up on the sources of talent report

It has been an interesting week or so since Phillip and I released the sources of talent report for Australia. We have had both positive and negative feedback, which is to be expected. Some of the commentary available online: Gerry Crispin Alice Snell Ross Clennett Six Figures Peerlo I would like to review some ofContinue reading “Follow up on the sources of talent report”

Sources of Talent in Australia

Back in April I had one of my many wild ideas, undertake a sources of hire survey for Australia, I mean how hard can it be? The idea was triggered by a post from Phillip Tusing from Destination Talent so after chatting over a few days we decided to join forces and get a surveyContinue reading “Sources of Talent in Australia”

RecruitTECH September 2009

On September 18 in Canberra I will be speaking at RecruitTECH with a host of other people. What is RecruitTECH? The RecruitTECH conference will provide delegates with an insight into the future of recruitment and how technology will increasingly impact upon the sourcing of employees in coming years. Themes to be covered during the conference include:  theContinue reading “RecruitTECH September 2009”

Do you know the Australian Sources of Talent?

Over the last couple of months I have been working with Phillip Tusing from Destination Talent to look at the most successful channels for finding talent in Australia. Our initial thought was how hard could it be to pull a survey together and send it to a few people. We were a little mistaken, butContinue reading “Do you know the Australian Sources of Talent?”

ATC Summary

Over the last few days I have published a number of posts summarising the sessions at ATC that I attended. However I wanted to pull together an overall summary of my thoughts from the event. This was my first ATC, mainly as I had now been in the position to attend before due to my previousContinue reading “ATC Summary”

Chandler Macleod Group says employment opportunities still exist

During February 2009 the Chandler Macleod Group (CMG) conducted a survey of 5,250 candidates in the Australian workforce and found some interesting but not surprising results. I have summarised some of the highlights from the press release below, or you can read it in full online. 30% of all candidates have been affected directly orContinue reading “Chandler Macleod Group says employment opportunities still exist”

Australian Job Board Report 2009 released

I have been very slack in the last few weeks and I have not posted about several very exciting and interesting activities, I will work to fix this over the next few days. Firstly the Australian Job Board Report for 2009 has been released by Phillip Tusing from Destination Talent. The report lists 236 jobContinue reading “Australian Job Board Report 2009 released”