Stafflink IT Staffing and Recruiting Blog

For IT Recruiters and Tech Careerists

Unleash Your Greatness As A Stafflink Tech Recruiter!

Stafflink is growing. We've added some exciting new clients and we're hiring Tech Recruiters. Do you have experience with technology recruiting and a passion for technology? Do you live in the Greater Toronto Area? We'd love to talk to you about how you can move your...

#ComeTogether: Bringing Some Blue Jays Magic To Your Team

The Toronto Blue Jays showed phenomenal improvement in the second half of the season. How'd they do it? They tried a new approach to recruitment and team building. The Blue Jays became top contenders when General Manager Alex Anthopoulos put more emphasis on hiring...

6 steps to refocus a team that’s gone off the rails

Have you ever seen a project fail because people just couldn't get along? Everyone does their best to make the project successful but people disagree on the best approach. They want to do things their own way because they don’t want to be associated with a bad...

Metasearch Engines for Power Recruiting

Back with another Boolean search recruiting tip for power recruiters .... metasearch engines. As a recruiter, you're competing for the hottest job candidates so you want to have access the most information possible. Which means searching the web using a variety of...

Infographic: 30 best social recruiting tools for 2014

Here's your whos-who list of social recruiting tools in 2014. Neatly presented in an easy-to-digest infographic. You'll see social recruiting tools that are new to you. I certainly did. You'll probably even get some ideas to improve your talent recruitment process....

Beginners Guide to Using Twitter for Social Recruiting

You’re busy. Is it worth your time to use Twitter for recruiting? If you’re recruiting web developers and IT programmers….YES. Linkedin is all about resumes. It’s crawling with recruiters. Which is why some of the best candidates avoid Linkedin. Twitter is a place...

A free app that adjusts your screen and helps you sleep better

Using computers at night can wreck your sleep. That's why I want to tell you about a free app that fixes that. Computer screens (smartphones and tablets too) emit a blue light that blocks the production of melatonin — a brain chemical that makes us feel sleepy at...

The easiest way to write Boolean search strings for IT recruiting

Today I want to tell you about a super cool little recruiting tool that will make your job as an IT recruiter much much easier. It's called Recruit'em and...drum roll...... it actually writes Boolean search strings for you. It's free. It's simple. And it makes it...