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Social Recruiting Survey

February 17, 2011
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The survey was answered by 265 recruiters and recruiting managers and 134 senior recruiting officials.
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The Bait Debate

February 3, 2011
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While some folks are hooked on using social media for getting top recruits to bite, others say the concept is overhyped and old-fashioned methods still reel in the best candidates.
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Programs Help Women Take the Lead

January 26, 2011
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Not since the 1970s and 1980s has there been such a push to help women find their way into the C-suite. With a record number of women earning college degrees, such programs are critical in making more cracks in the glass ceiling.
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Companies Grapple With Viral Vents

December 15, 2010
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A case filed with the NLRB has many employees and employers wondering what crosses the line when it comes to posting comments on social networks like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, especially when comments are made during off-hours and on an employee’s personal electronic device.
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5 Questions With Joanna Geraghty: Not Leaving Anything Up in the Air

December 8, 2010
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Joanna Geraghty, 38, became JetBlue’s chief people officer in September. Geraghty takes the reins as JetBlue is adding routes and expanding its workforce. But the company’s image also has taken some knocks. Geraghty recently spoke to Workforce Management senior writer Rita Pyrillis.
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A Desk for One for Lunch

December 8, 2010
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Heavy workloads and job insecurity keep many employees tethered to their desks, but skipping lunch takes a toll on productivity and physical health.
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Infosys Technologies <i>Optimas Award</i> Winner for Competitive Advantage

December 3, 2010
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For its innovative approach to tackling a daunting hurdle and beating the competition in the race for India's top IT talent, Infosys wins the Optimas Award for Competitive Advantage.
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Body of Work

November 7, 2010
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As tattoos and piercings become more popular, companies and employees look to cover themselves.
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Tattoos in the Workplace Drawing Big Online Response

October 26, 2010
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Body art in the workplace is a hot topic on the Internet, with several websites, blogs and social networks that cater to inked and pierced professionals.
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