Tagged: tech recruitment

Tech Recruiting in Augmented Reality: Q&A with Andrew Heywood |

DAQRI’s Director of Talent Acquisition in Silicon Valley talks about recruiting people from around the world to help engineer the future of work.... Keep Reading

How To Teach Tech To Your Recruiting Team |

Recruiting Social’s top technical recruiter, Angela Bortolussi, breaks down the steps on how to train your own recruiters in tech.... Keep Reading

4 Things I’ve Learned In My First Year As A Tech Recruiter |

What does it take to get great tech talent? Now a year into recruiting for the industry, Angela Bortolussi shares what she’s learned: Acquainted with the world of tech in your city? Vancouver alone holds alone holds 84,070 employees in its tech sector. Big number, right? Well, I’m not here to t... Keep Reading

Recruiters, Here’s How To Do A Technical Screening Yourself |

Do you leave technical screens to the hiring manager? Tech recruiter Kim Pope shares how to do them yourself with confidence and authority: You’re a tech recruiter, not a field expert. That means if you’re hiring technical roles – from software engineers to to data scientists – it’s the h... Keep Reading

How Vancouver & L.A. Compare for Attracting Tech Talent |

Recruiter Angela Bortolussi looks at how Vancouver and Los Angeles’s tech scenes compare when it comes to local talent pools, training programs and salaries: Global migration of talent is a big topic these days, but are we as recruiters relying on our cities to sell the job? Yes and no. Companies... Keep Reading

Hiring for Super-Fast Growth (654% in 4 Years!): Q&A with Appnovation’s Warren Wong |

Appnovation’s Global VP Talent & Culture talks about the recruiting strategy that keeps the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™-listed company’s hiring in pace with growth.... Keep Reading

Should You Look Across the U.S./Canada Border for Tech Talent? |

By Angela Bortolussi, HR Specialist and Recruiter Is your industry – and your company – facing a skills shortage? As a recruiter, many of the roles I work to fill are either in the tech industry or highly-specialized technical positions. I can definitely say: Yes, there is a skills shortage. The... Keep Reading

Kim Pope: How to Beat The War for Talent in 2015 [SlideShare] |

Is there a war for talent? Our good friend and incredibly talented recruiter Kim Pope says there is. Kim works (fights) in one of the tightest talent markets out there: California’s tech industry. Now, your industry might not feel like a battlefield. You might not need to fight tooth and nail to... Keep Reading

Kim Pope on Why Startups Leach Talent, How to Hire for Tech & More |

“She’s the best tech recruiter I’ve ever met, hands down.” That’s how Chad described Kim Pope, the first time he mentioned her name. He’d just come back from filming Season 3 of Top Recruiter in Miami. Kim was a fellow competitor making her second appearance on the hit web series that pi... Keep Reading