HRBoss Blog: Social Recruiting

Adrian Tan Employer Branding Interview with HRBoss
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Article by Annabella Poon

on 14 Oct 2015

In an exclusive interview with Adrian Ta, HRBoss asks the successful HR entrepreneur what he thinks about the findings of the latest 2015 Employer Branding Trends Report.

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Article by Annabella Poon

on 17 Apr 2015

This week’s round-up features 2 must-read whitepapers on workforce trends, find out who HR’s worst enemy is and tips on how to get started with the big and hairy HR analytics.

 

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Article by Annabella Poon

on 12 Dec 2014

For this week’s HR curation, we shine the spotlight on the HR landscape in singapore. Here are our top picks from around the web:

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Article by Annabella Poon

on 1 Jul 2014

The recent Industry Readiness Survey conducted by the Personal Data Protection Committee (PDPC) reveals that 1 out of 2 organisations have put sufficient measures in place to deal with the regulations and are ready for the PDPA. With just 1 day till the PDPA comes into full force, it seems like the other 50% will have to brace themselves and start paying careful attention to their practices. Have you ensured that your staffing agency and recruitment professionals are PDPA-ready?

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Article by Annabella Poon

on 2 Jan 2014

The top 6 recruiting trends for Asia in 2014. In no particular order, here they come:

1.      Use of Big Data Metrics for Recruiting (Talent Analytics)

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Article by Annabella Poon

on 31 Dec 2013

The data has spoken.
 
Ranked in order of popularity, here are the most-read posts from HRBoss in 2013.
 
A big thank you to our guest contributors and also to you, our dear readers. We are inspired to share the latest trends and bring you the best thought leadership in HR & Recruiting for the New Year.
 

Article by Manisha Dhalani

on 24 Dec 2013

I was recently asked to submit my resume and writing samples for a potential freelance writing stint.
 
Traditionally, I would’ve opened up my folders, loaded a Microsoft Word document with my details, updated and cleaned it to reflect the latest work done and saved it as a PDF file. I would’ve then gone into my writing portfolio, contemplated which articles I deemed fit for this project and then attached those to the email.
 
But in this time and age, doing all that will be passé.
 

Article by Manisha Dhalani

on 11 Dec 2013

Crowdsourcing – a term meaning to gather resources from a crowd – has been turning heads of industry players for a while now. But is this trend increasingly becoming the new way to recruit in Singapore?

 We believe so.
 
Although majority of the players we are aware of are firm believers of the traditional ways of recruiting, we’ve noticed a younger, dynamic pack of recruiters who are trying to find new ways to hire.
 
Enter – crowdsourcing.

Article by Manisha Dhalani

on 20 Nov 2013

Our infographic has said it all.  A majority of the top 30 companies on the Straits Times Index (STI) have fallen behind with their employer branding.
 
A company’s products and services may be of top class, but neither of these could be possible without a company’s best asset – its people.
 

Article by Manisha Dhalani

on 20 Nov 2013

Singapore is well-known for skyscrapers with giant screens that flash logos of companies which provide exceptional customer service. But how much of this consumer branding equates to how these brands perform as employers? Do these companies take hiring seriously? Are they providing the new generation of talent with satisfying recruitment experiences?