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Best Hiring / Recruiting Books

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Best Hiring / Recruiting Books
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Geoff Smart - 2008-09-30
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Discover how to solve "the single biggest problem in business today" with this must-read book. With the average hiring mistake costing businesses $1.5 million or more a year and countless wasted hours, it's crucial to get hiring right. Based on interviews with billionaires and CEOs, Who provides a practical and effective A Method for Hiring with a 90 percent success rate. You'll learn how to avoid voodoo hiring methods, attract A Players, and ask the right interview questions to quickly distinguish top candidates. Improve your hiring process to achieve optimal success with this instant New York Times Bestseller.
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Social Media Recruitment
How to Successfully Integrate Social Media into Recruitment Strategy
Andy Headworth - 2015-05-28
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"Discover how social media is becoming a crucial tool for today's recruiting landscape with Social Media Recruitment. This easy-to-follow guide covers the essential steps needed to create a social media recruiting strategy, including tips on how to measure ROI, implement HR policies, and incorporate big data. Gain expert insight on the crossover between HR, recruiting, and marketing, and find out how technology, such as video interviewing, can be used to find top talent. Explore the future of social media in recruiting and how it can be used as an internal tool for company communication and collaboration."
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Recruit Rockstars
The 10 Step Playbook to Find the Winners and Ignite Your Business
Jeff Hyman - 2017-11-28
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"Recruit Rockstars" by Jeff Hyman is a must-read for any business looking to build an organization with limitless potential. The book offers a 10-step method for finding, hiring, and keeping the very best talent based on data instead of gut feel. With over 3,000 hires under his belt, top-tier executive recruiter Jeff Hyman shares his insights on how to attract and retain Rockstar employees while avoiding the mistakes of bad hires. Learn how to impress your investors, nail your numbers, and crush your competitors by assembling a team of driven and innovative Rockstars.
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Hiring for Attitude
A Revolutionary Approach to Recruiting and Selecting People with Both Tremendous Skills and Superb Attitude
Mark Murphy - 2011-12-02
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Discover the key to successful long-term hires in "Hiring for Attitude." Skills are important, but 89% of new hires fail due to attitudinal reasons. This book provides insight into how to identify the right attitudinal characteristics during the hiring process and build a culture of success. With real-life case studies from companies like Google and Southwest Airlines, "Hiring for Attitude" is the perfect guide for any size company looking to hire the right person for every position.
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The Robot-Proof Recruiter
A Survival Guide for Recruitment and Sourcing Professionals
Katrina Collier - 2019-08-27
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Discover how to effectively attract and recruit top candidates in a world where recruiters are at risk of being replaced by AI, robotics, and chatbots. The Robot-Proof Recruiter offers expert guidance on leveraging social media and digital sourcing tools to stand out and recruit effectively. Overcome obstacles, improve candidate experience, and use technology to support the candidate's journey from initial outreach to employee and beyond. An essential read for all recruitment professionals and HR practitioners.
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Hire With Your Head
Using Performance-Based Hiring to Build Great Teams
Lou Adler - 2007-06-01 (first published in 1998)
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This guide provides managers and HR professionals with a comprehensive process for finding the ideal candidate for any position. Updated with new case studies and an emphasis on the impact of the internet in hiring, Lou Adler's Performance-based Hiring has been proven effective by professionals across industries. Learn from those who have found top talent and increased their organization's success with this powerful methodology, which is grounded in behavior and easy to implement.
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Good To Great
Why Some Companies Make The Leap and Others Don't
Jim Collins - 2001-10-16
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Discover the secrets to taking your company from good to great through the groundbreaking research conducted by Jim Collins and his team. Delve into the distinguishing characteristics of elite companies that achieved long-term sustained performance and beat the general stock market by seven times. Uncover surprising findings on leadership, simplicity in strategy, discipline, technology, and more. This book will challenge your beliefs about what it takes to transform a company and leave you with a newfound perspective on management strategy and practice.
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High Velocity Hiring
How to Hire Top Talent in an Instant
Scott Wintrip - 2017-04-06
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High-Velocity Hiring provides a revolutionary and proven-effective approach to hiring top talent in today's talent-deficient landscape. Author Scott Wintrip offers tools and systems to cultivate a pool of ready-to-hire candidates before positions even open. With this approach, you can hire top employees faster and smarter, maintaining long-term growth and profitability. Say goodbye to slow and inefficient hiring processes and hello to a flow of high-quality candidates with High-Velocity Hiring.
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Talent Fix
Tim Sackett - 2018-04-13
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Discover the secrets to successful corporate talent acquisition in this practical and scalable guide. Learn about simple fixes, organizational designs, and technology that can improve an organization's ability to recruit practically overnight. With real-world examples and stories, find out how innovative organizations and top talent acquisition leaders are successfully recruiting today. Written for talent acquisition leaders and practitioners, this book presents a proven model for building and sustaining a great talent acquisition function.
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Recruiting 101
The Fundamentals of Being a Great Recruiter
Steven Mostyn - 2016-09-27
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Learn the 15 fundamental recruiting skills necessary to succeed in the industry with Recruiting 101. From effective sourcing to social media, recruitment marketing, candidate engagement, cold calling, interviewing and selection, this guide is perfect for both junior and senior recruiters alike. You'll also receive step-by-step instruction on how to use major recruitment tools like LinkedIn, Indeed, Facebook, Monster, and CareerBuilder. Take your career to the next level with Recruiting 101.
Moneyball by Michael Lewis
Work Rules! by Laszlo Bock
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
Technology Made Simple for the Technical Recruiter, Second Edition by Obi Ogbanufe
Hack Recruiting by Victor Assad
Talent Without Borders by Robert E. Ployhart
Talent Magnet by Mark Miller
How to Hire A-Players by Eric Herrenkohl
The Culture Code by Dc
Rework by Jason Fried
The Effective Hiring Manager by Mark Horstman
The Savage Truth by Greg Savage
Recruiting in the Age of Googlization by Ira S Wolfe
Talent Force by Rusty Rueff
Hiring Geeks That Fit by Johanna Rothman
Recruitment and Selection by Carrie A. Picardi
Exceptional Talent by Mervyn Dinnen
The Science of Talent by Kate O'Loughlin
Hiring Smart! by Pierre Mornell
How to Be an Inclusive Leader by Jennifer Brown
High-Impact Interview Questions by Victoria Hoevemeyer
96 Great Interview Questions to Ask Before You Hire by Paul Falcone
Recruiting Sucks...But It Doesn't Have To by Steve Lowisz
How to Spot a Liar by Gregory Hartley
Creative Hiring by Ozan Dagdeviren
The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle
Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni
Exponential Organizations by Salim Ismail
How Google Works by Eric Schmidt
Decisive by Chip Heath
Hiring Greatness by David E. Perry
Full Stack Recruiter by Jan Tegze
High-Tech High-Touch Recruiting by Barbara Bruno
The Future Workplace Experience by Jeanne C Meister
Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
First, Break All the Rules by Marcus Buckingham
Victory Through Organization by Dave Ulrich
Hiring Success by Jerome Ternynck
The Consultative Recruiter by Katherine Moody
Strengths-Based Recruitment and Development by Sally Bibb
The Rare Find by George Anders
Topgrading by Bradford D. Smart
The Book of Recruiting; Da Costa Style by Dean da Costa
How To Interview People by Heike Guilford