Art Imitating Life – Sales Films

The Whiteboard

For those who may not know, other than my love first love: recruitment, I am an avid film buff. Cannes Film Festival is in full swing and will be concluding on Saturday and we, the non-celebrities, get to glimpse at a smorgasbord of new releases. I often ask candidates during interviews what their favorite film is in order to find out a little bit about them and at times it can be pretty revealing.

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My BBC Film: How To Sell Your Skills Online

Sirona Consulting

Last year I was asked by the BBC to make a short film for BBC WebWise – their website for sharing different advice online. The aim of the film was to work with new jobseeker, review their existing profiles and offer advice on how and why to improve them.

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Documentary Film Offers 7(ish) Observations About Staffing

Staffing Talk

A new “ documentary film ” about the staffing profession serves to combat that phenomenon, functioning as both an informative gaze-behind-the-curtain for those outside the profession and a pulse-check for ambitious staffing professionals.

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5 Films That Sum Up Running a Recruitment Agency

FireFish Software

Sometimes I feel we should put things into perspective, take a step back, and take a lighter look at the battles we fight, the victories we savour, and the losses we endure when running a recruitment agency.

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The 9 Most Disastrous Job Interviews of TV and Film

SmartRecruiters

Sometimes Tinseltown, for all its fictitious kitch, can end up capturing the essential, existential truth behind the dreaded life event that is the job interview.

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How to Film a Recruitment Video Yourself - Lights. Camera. Action!

Prominence

You can easily create a successful, attractive and captivating video in the quiet, unused corner of your office, armed only with a camera, a set of lights, microphones and a couple of tripods – and you don’t need to re-mortgage to do it

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The Bad and The Not So Beautiful: Film School for Recruiters.

Recruiting Daily

That was the s**t you had to do to make a movie, even the most mundane ones, like my pseudo-artsy film school projects that weren’t worth the paper they were printed on (literally). Trust me; I actually spent a summer off producing tax training films for H&R Block.

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Activist accuses ASA director of disrupting worker film Q&A

Staffing Talk

He attended the Northside Film Festival in Brooklyn in June where he (unsuccessfully) attempted to disrupt the post-screening Q+A session.In " Dave Desalario took the ASA to task in the comments section of this SIA post:Jim Essey, a member of the Board of Directors of the ASA. another comment, Desalario accuses either the…

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8 Movies Every Recruiter Must Watch

Undercover Recruiter

I have included a collective of some great films which are out there at the moment and every recruiter should be able to relate to! Recruiting Agency Recruiters film films movie movies Recruiter Sales

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Why Online Video Needs To Be Part Of Your Recruitment Marketing

Web Based Recruitment

To show just how good smart phones have become a broadcast TV advert for the new Bentley Mulsanne (which costs around $300,000) was filmed and produced last year using only an iPhone 5s and edited on an iPad Air!

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Staffing News of the Day, January 7, 2014

Staffing Talk

Have an army of freelancers and temps? Here’s how the Affordable Care Act affects you [Ad Age]. Illinois lawmakers aim to clarify who should pay if an employee injured en route to a job [Journal-Gazette & Times-Courier].

Award Winning Announcement: The Power of Video to Unite and Persuade

JWT Inside

Silver: Film/Video-Recruitment for Non-Broadcast. Silver: Film/Video-Employee Communications for Non-Broadcast. Silver: Film/Video-Recruitment for Non-Broadcast. We are thrilled to announce the latest awards won by INSIDErs and our clients.

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A Recruiter of Oscar-Winning Talent Talks 5 Ways You, Too, Can Build a 'Dream Team'

Entrepreneur

What were top artistic talents from films like 'Titanic,' 'Jurassic World' and 'Avatar' looking for in a new job? Employee Recruitment

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What ‘Hidden Figures’ Can Teach Recruiters About AI

ERE

In the recent film “Hidden Figures,” a group of women known as “computers,” help mastermind NASA’s effort to put a man into space and eventually on the moon.

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What If the Male Avengers Had to Pose Like the Female Ones

Staffing Talk

I guess a lot of people are going to see this film.

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Using PR to Attract Top Talent

ERE

Some films use this idea for protection, as in a force field that repels threats. In movies, we’ve heard about the concept of “force.” Then there’s the force that’s like a special positive power, helping the good guys overcome the bad ones. Advertising & Marketing Featured

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Willy Wonka and the Recruiting Factory

ERE SourceCon

Although that was pretty much closer to the vision of the book, the film was based on and frankly, had they gone that route the author would have probably would have sold the rights to the other books as well as he despised the original film and how it was rewritten.

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Wonder Woman – Why Every Firm Needs to Hire One

ERE

Giving women the director role on major film projects is, unfortunately, rare. The Wonder Woman movie has been a blockbuster success at the box office, at least in part because both the main character and the director are women.

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How To Create Video Job Ads: Technical setup

VideoMyJob

Welcome back to our three part series blog ‘Making your best Video Job Ads’, this time we are going to cover all of your options when it comes to your set up for filming great video job ads. Recruitment Marketing Video Job Ads Video Marketing

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SBWS x SXSW: Finding Comfort in Communication | Eric Waisman

Proven

South by Southwest (SXSW) hosts conferences and festivals that celebrate the interactive, film, and music industries. It takes place in Austin, Texas for two weeks during mid-March, hosting thousands of people from around the world.

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SBWS x SXSW: Helping Build Small Business | Bay McLaughlin

Proven

South by Southwest (SXSW) hosts conferences and festivals that celebrate the interactive, film, and music industries. It takes place in Austin, Texas for two weeks during mid-March, hosting thousands of people from around the world.

SBWS x SXSW: The Digital Renaissance | Jim Bowes

Proven

South by Southwest (SXSW) hosts conferences and festivals that celebrate the interactive, film, and music industries. It takes place in Austin, Texas for two weeks during mid-March, hosting thousands of people from around the world.

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SBWS x SXSW: Music Firsthand | Kris Potrafka

Proven

South by Southwest (SXSW) hosts conferences and festivals that celebrate the interactive, film, and music industries. It takes place in Austin, Texas for two weeks during mid-March, hosting thousands of people from around the world.

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SBWS x SXSW: The Big Louisiana Episode

Proven

South by Southwest (SXSW) hosts conferences and festivals that celebrate the interactive, film, and music industries. It takes place in Austin, Texas for two weeks during mid-March, hosting thousands of people from around the world.

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8 Spooky Pranks You Can Play on Your Co-Workers This Halloween

Social Talent

There’s a reason they made 4 Scream films, the mask gave people the spooks! Now, I’m not saying every Scream film was scary (That’s a different story altogether), but the mask used in the films sure did play its part in many a prank!

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Media Jobs: 13 Unbelievably Awesome Places to Hire Media Talent

Proven

Positions range from social media managers, to writers, people working in film and enterainment, to communications and beyond. Media jobs makes up a huge sector of employment.

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Teton Gravity Research: Adrenaline, Athletes and the Environment in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Steve Jones

Proven

Steve Jones founded Teton Gravity Research with his passion for action sports, professional skiing and filming.

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How to Hire Talent Successfully in the Entertainment Industry

Lever

Here, the sudden need to hire creative talent for a new film arises often. Most recruiters know what it’s like to get hit with a hiring fire drill. Whether you suddenly have to scale due to ambitious revenue goals or a demanding new project, those intense hiring pushes are frenzied - but ideally, they're ideally temporary. The entertainment industry is different. And when it does, teams have to quickly tap into an existing network of qualified candidates.

Making your best Video Job Ads: Part 2 – Technical Setup

VideoMyJob

Welcome back to our three part series blog ‘Making your best Video Job Ads’, this time we are going to cover all of your options when it comes to your set up for filming great video job ads. Recruitment Marketing Video Job Ads Video Marketing

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‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Launches Job Board to Help Former Criminals Find Work

ERE

In addition to being the original “Wolf of Wall Street,” a character popularized in the 2013 film by Martin Scorsese , Richard Bronson is now the CEO of a relatively new job board called 70MillionJobs.

Suds, Staffing and Life: Jason Voorhees And Recruiting

HarQen

The Takeaway Before writing a script or filming anything, Sean Cunningham thought, “what would [.]. Sam read an interesting article that Jennifer Wood wrote for Esquire about the movie franchise Friday the 13th.

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Short of Technicians, We’re Trying Virtual Reality

ERE

The shortage of technicians and the unfamiliarity of the energy sector have prompted use to explore new ways of recruitment and therefore they developed six special 360-degree virtual-reality films.

Why No Job Seekers Watch Your Culture Video

ConveyIQ

No one watches your culture video If you film it, they will come, right? Recruiting teams have gotten wise to how powerful employer brand can be when trying to attract applications.

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7 Frightening Recruitment Statistics for Halloween

FireFish Software

So, no party/fancy dress/drinks list, or the even more ‘traditional’ horror films to watch at Halloween article. Our Halloween themed blog post avoids the expected. Instead, we’ve hunted down 7 frightening recruitment statistics.

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Five Easy Steps to Creating a Video Job Description

Uncubed

As mentioned, Uncubed has launched a beta of a new product offering that we couldn’t be more excited about: the Video Job Listing, which our clients can film from the comfort of their own computers. Happy filming!

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Coco Coquette: More than a Wig Shop in Austin, Texas | Allyson Garro

Proven

She then moved to Los Angeles to further her education in fashion design and went into wardrobe for film. Today on Small Business War Stories we are joined by Allyson Garro of Coco Coquette, a wig and makeup shop in Austin, Texas.

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Should Recruiters and Employers Really Care If Candidates Smoke Weed?

Recruiting Daily

While I’d seen most of these classics before, this time I noticed a recurring theme that somehow struck me this time around: no matter what film, in practically every shot and scene, someone is smoking a […].

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Recspec: Running a Design Studio and Art Gallery in Austin, TX | Laurel Barickman

Proven

By the time she went to college, she felt she knew enough about design and decided to major in film. Today we are joined by Laurel Barickman of Recspec , a design studio and art gallery in Austin, Texas.

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Leveraging User-Generated Video Content for Employer Branding

Undercover Recruiter

Creating employer brand films is costly and the lifespan of videos are not what they used to be. Hence today we’re going to chat about user-generated video content.

Women in Tech: Hireology’s Julie Rodgers

Hireology

Film has the Oscars, Theater has the Tonys, and in Chicago tech we have the Moxies. Last night were the 5th Annual Moxie Awards with hundreds of attendees representing the best of the tech industry in Chicago.

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Terminator 6: The Day Recruitment Didn’t Die

Undercover Recruiter

Ok, so the title might be a little far-fetched for a feature film, but with the spate of recent blogs about automated systems killing off recruitment, it could very well be Arnie’s next blockbuster.

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15 Funny Interview Questions

Social Talent

Describe your life using film titles. If you could steal credit for any great piece of art, song, film, book etc which one would you claim? So you’ve got a candidate sitting in front of you for an interview.

Jennifer Lawrence and the Plight of the Female Recruiter

Staffing Talk

As a dutiful father, I’ll be hauling the youngest four of the household off to Catching Fire , the Hunger Games sequel, as soon as they get home from school on Friday, the opening day of the film. I’m not thrilled about the film’s length, 2.5

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