Google Manager Feedback templates, Future of Work report from PwC, Skype entering the tech assessment space and the return of the team behind Rapportive with potentially the email client we’ve all been waiting for. Enjoy your recruiting brainfood folks!
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Sometimes you read a classic and then you realise that you never put into practice the things you should have learnt from it. Check out this classic fromLeo Wildrich written whilst he was still at Buffer, on the psychology of language. ENGAGEMENT
Not specifically related to recruiting butMuneeb Alihas produced a digestible and plausible prediction on the next wave of computing, with implications for all of the folks reading this newsletter. THOUGHT PROVOKING
An excellent rebuttal to the pessimistic appraisal of tech unemployment. It appears productivity rates have not increased in conjunction with increased automation. Does this mean that we will keep our jobs? H/T to OH subscriberVerena Bergfor the share THOUGHT PROVOKING
Remember Rapportive? It was perhaps the most popular gmail plugin of all time as far as recruiters was concerned, before it was bought and killed by LinkedIn. Well the folks who built the tool are back, with what promises to be multi featured email app combining scheduling, social data enrichment, auto follow ups and more. We’re signing up, in order to queue up, because frankly, this is what we need. COOL TOOL
Burnout is a growing problem for the modern workplace. It has an impact on organisational costs, as well as employee health and well-being. All this we know but what are we going to do about it? CULTURE
Decent article on the direction we need to point our own careers.Andrew Ng, formerly Head of AI at Baidu, might have said it best – anything that takes less than 1 second of reasoning, will be automated. Think more, do less folks. AI
Mark Lennoxruns perhaps the largest internal recruiter community in the UK and is hosting his annual event next month onTuesday 5th Septemberat the Business Design Centre in Islington, London –In-house Recruitment LIVE!Grab yourself a ticket now if you haven’t already done so. See you there!