Month: December 2010

The Rules of the Game Have Changed

The current unemployment rate notwithstanding, much of corporate America still believes it is in a War for the Best Talent. This more intensified appreciation for high caliber workers has led many employers to adopt a new approach to human resource management. Unlike what one might expect, however, this shift does not establish a more perfect

Visit the Facebook Page of The Career Activist Republic

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The New Definition of a Qualified Candidate

As controversial as it may be to say it, the reality is that employers have now redefined what it means to be a “qualified candidate.” Historically, that term described a person who met the stated requirements for a job. Today, it means an individual who meets those requirements AND is able to prove that they

Join the Career Activist Movement

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