Year: 2010

Will 2010 See A 100% Social Media Recruiting Site?

By the end of 2009, recruiters following social recruiting where quite involved with LinkedIn and Twitter and Facebook. About 25% of UK companies where using social networks for recruiting. Although LinkedIn was created for a more professional and business audience, it has evolved to be a great tool for sourcing talent and hiring candidates. LinkedIn […]

Social Media in Recruitment: REC Guide

Social networking is revolutionising the way in which the recruitment industry operates. To help recruiters harness and benefit from the new online channels now available to them, the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) has launched a new practical guide, “Social Media in Recruitment”.

Social Recruiting With Google Buzz

Google launched Google Buzz just two days ago.According to Google: Google Buzz is a new way to start conversations about the things you find interesting. It’s built right into Gmail, so you don’t have to peck out an entirely new set of friends from scratch — it just works. If you think about it, there’s […]

Social Recruiting and Reputation Management

Lets face it, the moment your company creates a Facebook profile (no pun intended) and starts interacting with candidates, you have opened yourself up to online conversations – both complimentary and controversial. It will make a huge swing from the very ‘official’ forms of sourcing for candidates, e.g. job advertisements and managing applications, to having […]

Welcome to the New Crexia

Hello. We are Crexia. Maybe you know us from before. Maybe its just your first visit. Whichever the case, you are welcomed. We have evolved, and rebranded our business. We started off as a traditional recruitment company in 2008, in the middle of the recession. We did well, and built an Executive Search practice for […]

The Rise of the Social Recruiting Manager

So you all know about HR Business Partner or a Corporate Recruitment Manager?  These nice titles have grown within the HR and Corporate Recruiting culture in the last decade or so. With the rise of social media and social recruiting within several companies today, we will start seeing more interesting titles that kind of connects […]

Social Recruiting and the Year 2010

Most of 2009 saw the phrase social recruiting streaming into the ears of recruiters and hiring managers. Many where asking – what is this again? The rapid growth of social networks and social media as a business tool in the last few years and the slow economy, seemingly gave rise to this new phenomenon – […]