Ball 4 – Lauren DiChiacchio

Ball 4 – Lauren DiChiacchio

Every couple of weeks, I thought it might be nice to dig a little deeper into the mindset of one of our HR colleagues. This month, it’s recruiting maven Lauren DiChiacchio. 1. So, you’re going to give advice to 22-year old Lauren about a successful career in...

LinkedIn vs. CV

These are strange and exciting times for job-seekers; “exciting” in that scary, overwhelming way that could confuse or defeat even the most diligent soul. The wildcard for the seeker (and the hiring community) is LinkedIn. Now up to 20M+ users, there are...

“Instant” messaging, indeed….

You don’t know me, but then again, you probably do know people like me. We are the individuals you torment with your blatant disregard for my need to know that you received my message! To me, communication effectiveness includes a time-to-respond metric, so get off...

Extreme Recruiting

With all due respect to the number of exceptional professionals in Recruiting, many of whom I consider friends and colleagues, you have officially been trumped by the University of Alabama. You see, while the rest of you are scouring the professional world for A-list...

No Introduction Needed….LinkedIn Recognizes

I had to use the title, “No Introduction Needed…,” if only to re-capture the one funny bit Seth MacFarlane pulled off in last night’s Oscars performance. You probably already know this, but recently I was notified by LinkedIn that my profile...