Hello phone, my old friend – RecruitingBlogs.com

Hello phone, my old friend – RecruitingBlogs.com.   There is truly something to be said for having conversations with people…be it on the phone, or live…nothing takes the place of real, live, personal interaction….and I think that people miss that these days, technology has become such a pervasive part of our life that we forget […]

The Process is broken…..

I have had a lot of conversations lately with both candidates and clients about the hiring process.  It appears to be broken.  In my mind there is no reason it should take more than a month to get someone hired! There is no reason interviews have gaps of weeks in between them! There is no […]

Perfect Practice Makes Perfect

Lately I have had to do some thinking about metrics.  We are looking at particular metrics here at the Synergy Offices and working to decide which should be measured to optimize our performance.  We also plan to use those same metrics as a guide for new employees. I have to admit that in the beginning […]

There is no substitute for a conversation

I have done some thinking lately, mainly around the uses of technology and social media in my business.  For those of you who don’t know I am the  “Sales Guy” for a Recruiting Firm in Nashville Tn.  I admit that I am a big believer in the uses of technology and I try to stay […]

ReWork-Everyone Should Read This

.http://bit.ly/9IjtB6 I learned about the 37Signals guys by my friend Chad Guisewaite.  Chad asked if I had read any of Jason Fried‘s stuff or watched any of his keynotes or other talks…… I went back to the office that day and immediately started to google. These guys get it.  They are efficient, they know how to work […]