loader image

Powerhouse Talent Inc.

recruiting

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

Résumés Are Starting to Look Like Instagram—and Sometimes Even Tinder

Résumés Are Starting to Look Like Instagram-and Sometimes Even Tinder When it came time late last year for 23-year-old Valentino Bogliacino Bueno to revamp his résumé, he added up top an oval photo of himself smiling. He didn’t stop there. He designed a watermark of his initials and stretched it diagonally across the page. We …

Résumés Are Starting to Look Like Instagram—and Sometimes Even Tinder Read More »

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

How to recruit top tech talent: Do’s and don’ts

How to recruit top tech talent: Do’s and don’ts Companies need to stand out to recruit top tech talent, and not in the ways you might think. Here’s what your organization should–and shouldn’t–do in its bid to attract the best candidates. It’s no secret that the tech industry is facing a talent shortage, and that …

How to recruit top tech talent: Do’s and don’ts Read More »

What we can learn about employee & candidate experience through a cup of coffee

What we can learn about employee experience through coffee

Two years ago, a long-standing neighbourhood second tier coffee shop chain was replaced with a Starbucks. The former coffee shop was usually empty. While they made awesome donuts, they struggled. Down came the sign and nobody knew what would soon occupy this prime corner lot. Then came the infamous green signage, the modern refacing of …

What we can learn about employee experience through coffee Read More »

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

Attract Quality Candidates by Thinking Like a Product Marketer

Attract Quality Candidates by Thinking Like a Product Marketer Talented people are bombarded with opportunities. So many that yours could easily be lost in the crowd. There’s a simple way to make your opportunities stand out — package your jobs as if you’re marketing a product. I was reminded of this method when I was …

Attract Quality Candidates by Thinking Like a Product Marketer Read More »

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

How Design Thinking Might Humanize Talent Acquisition

How Design Thinking Might Humanize Talent Acquisition We’ve heard it all: AI will take over the world and eradicate mankind. What if we are the robots? Over the last century we certainly have been busy rationalizing the “human” out of human resources. Paradoxically, our humanity, and more specifically our ability to empathize, be creative, and …

How Design Thinking Might Humanize Talent Acquisition Read More »

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

The 3 key employer brand elements that attract and retain talent

The 3 key employer brand elements that attract and retain talent | HR Morning Yes, pay, benefits and culture are critical when it comes to attracting and retaining top talent. But an employer’s brand also plays a vital role. Matt Handford, the SVP of People for Hootsuite, the world’s largest social media monitoring platform, explains …

The 3 key employer brand elements that attract and retain talent Read More »

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

These Are the 20 Hottest Emerging Jobs, According to New LinkedIn Research

These Are the 20 Hottest Emerging Jobs, According to New LinkedIn Research Demand for technical skills like big data analysis and coding is exploding, driven by rapid advances in AI and the need to make sense of the vast quantities of data generated today. But for job-seekers that lack these heavily technical skills, don’t despair: …

These Are the 20 Hottest Emerging Jobs, According to New LinkedIn Research Read More »

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

Goldman Sachs wants to become the Google of Wall Street — and it’s taking a recruiting tip from the tech giant

Goldman Sachs wants to become the Google of Wall Street – and it’s taking a recruiting tip from the tech giant Goldman Sachs is looking to deepen its relationship with more universities across the US. The financial giant has typically focused much of its energy on a basket of a couple dozen schools, but its …

Goldman Sachs wants to become the Google of Wall Street — and it’s taking a recruiting tip from the tech giant Read More »

Image of Powerhouse Talent -employer branding, culture and talent attraction

Let’s Take a Good Look at the 3 Things That Make a Strong Recruiting Culture

Let’s Take a Good Look at the 3 Things That Make a Strong Recruiting Culture There are many lists of the top companies to work for, including well-known lists from LinkedIn and Forbes. They typically include global giants like Google, Facebook, Salesforce, Walt Disney, Coca Cola, Johnson & Johnson, Tesla, and others. You can view …

Let’s Take a Good Look at the 3 Things That Make a Strong Recruiting Culture Read More »