Series on Agile Recruiting Posted on Dice

Hiring Technical People

I just completed writing a series on agile recruiting for Here are all the posts: What is Agile Anyway? How Tech Teams Manage Workload in Agile. What the Heck is Kanban? Agile Culture and Recruiting–Hiring Geeks That Fit. Five W’s of Agile Recruiting. I hope you enjoy these posts. Tell all your recruiter friends! Recruiter agile hiring cultural fit culture Hiring Geeks That Fit

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Dice 2018 Tech Salary Report: Are Tech Wages Really Flat?

The HR Capitalist

One of the best salary surveys that you will find from a vendor is the Dice Tech Salary Report. Finally, the Dice survey confirms what we probably already knew - the best way for a tech guy/gal to get paid more is to manage people. Great data here by Dice, put together from direct responses from over 10,000 tech pros. See the 2018 version - released last week - by clicking here.

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Use Assessment Testing Instead of Relying on the Force


This post is sponsored by Dice. HR assessment skills dice online assessment online assessment test skills testRead more about their partnership with HackerEarth by clicking here. How to Hire Using The Force In Star Wars, the force is a gut feeling. It’s an intuition. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. — How to update your resume for 2012

Cube Rules

Job Search Dice Resume Tips“ How to update your resume for 2012 ” is my latest post over on Don’t let 2011 get too far in the rear view mirror before getting your resume updated. Here’s what to do… Related posts: How to update your resume for 2012. 30 Career Management Tips: Update your resume. 3 ways to update a stale resume. 5 reasons to update a resume while still employed.

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Twitter’s New Social Recruiting Game Changer is Amazing


In the graphic above, you see the new Twitter Job Card being piloted exclusively by Dice. Read more about Dice’s Twitter Job Card announcement by clicking here. HR Social Media dice job card social recruiting Twitter Twitter, in my opinion is one of the more underutilized tools when it comes to social recruiting. Recruiters tend to rely on automated messages and job posting distribution via RSS instead of tapping into it’s real power.

Tech Candidate Sentiment in 2015 [SURVEY] #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

Our friends at Dice recently presented the results of the Tech Candidate Sentiment Survey 2015 to help government officials get up to date with developing trends in recruiting. Recruitment Tech Tuesday Technology candidate candidate sentiment Dice research Study survey They surveyed 3,801 respondents, 68% of who were in a job, 50% actively manage their careers and no less than 90% engage with recruiters. Survey takeaways: Sourcing. View Article.

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The Social Recruiting Starter Kit #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

Our friends at Dice have created a useful starter kit for companies looking to move into the. Hiring Social Media Tech Tuesday Technology Dice Github metrics Recruiting Social Recruiting tips Twitter YouTube You’ve read the case studies, seen the presentations and even your dog has been approached by a recruiter on LinkedIn. You’re convinced. Social recruiting is the holy grail of talent acquisition. But how on earth do you start?

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13 Surprising Social Media and Recruitment Facts [Video]

The Undercover Recruiter

Here’s a quick video from technology job board Dice listing 13 social media facts and 7+ benefits of social recruiting. Job Board Social Recruiting Statistics Video Demographics Dice Social MediaMain takeaways for me here were: 85% of tech professionals use Facebook and 41% use Twitter. In January 2012, users spent on average 405 minutes on Facebook. 30% of Twitter’s audience make more than $100k. The Google Plus button is used more than 5 billion times per day.

What’s Missing During the Job Search? Mutual Respect

The Undercover Recruiter

Conventional job boards like Monster, Dice and CareerBuilder , and job aggregators like Indeed and Simply Hired are a start as are corporate careers websites and using LinkedIn. Career Management Hiring Human Resources Job Search Networking Sourcing Career Advice careerbuilder Dice Job Boards job search Monster Recruiters rejection vendor management By now, most job seekers know some of the ways to apply for jobs.

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What Job Boards are Most Useful for Applicants?

The Undercover Recruiter

Here are some example specialized job boards employers favor: Dice is a very popular job posting site for tech positions like tech developers, engineers, programmers, and tech writers. Job Board Monster careerbuilder Dice indeed job boardYou’re looking for a new job, so the best place to turn is to the biggest and most popular job posting sites, right? Maybe not. Employers don’t always turn to the major job posting sites. – The fastest way to improve your resume

Cube Rules

Check out the big mistake people make on their resume on Dice… click here. My latest post on works through the fastest way to improve your resume. What do you think of the one above? photo by: Ethan Hein. Related posts: — How to update your resume for 2012. Job Search

2012 130 – Be effective by looking at yourself as…a customer

Cube Rules

My latest article on the Dice Blog Network is about looking at yourself and your career as your most important customer. There are some pretty good reasons for doing so — but start with the fact that if you don’t look out for your job skills, results and career, no one else will do it for you. It’s that Cubicle Warrior thing. photo by: allaboutgeorge. Related posts: Your manager is your most important customer. Cube Rules Commentary

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No One Will Take a Chance on Me

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

Tags: Changing Careers Job Search Uncategorized career advice career expert career question chance company policy dice termination trucking industry

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Spreading Blogger Love from SHRM 2013

Hiring Technical People

catch up on my blogging for Dice) and trying to meet some lovely HR bloggers. I blog for Dice at and I thank Dice for sending me and providing me with a totally different conference experience. I had a chance to hang at the Blogger Lounge at SHRM this week, courtesy of I’m used to participating in conferences. I speak at many conferences, keynoting at many of them. This conference was a different experience for me.

2013 146

Living Your Own Version of Personal Happiness

Ms. Career Girl

Is the whole of life just a roll of the dice? Imagine your six-sided dice, not numbered but with each side reading an element of the totality of human riches. All possible outcomes are contained on your dice. Your dice, your life. Have you noticed how often someone else is telling you what it takes to be happy? Telling you the who, what, when, where, and even why about what you need to do to attain personal happiness?

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Get More From Job Boards!

Career Rocketeer

Monster, CareerBuilder, Dice, and the hundreds or thousands of other job boards online, and consolidation sites like Indeed and SimplyHired are great resources to find potential openings in your field. Most job seekers, however, don’t use them as effectively as they could for their job search. There’s the obvious benefit of finding appropriate jobs that are [.]. Job Search SEO1

All the Online Tools Available Make a Job Search Simple! Right?

Career Rocketeer

LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google, Google+, YouTube, Quora, Monster, CareerBuilder, Dice, GlassDoor, Indeed, SimplyHired, LinkUp, and countless other online resources would seem to make a job search in today’s world a simple proposition! There are scores of articles written about all the tools available to today’s job seeker!

James Bond’s Top Secret Resume

The Undercover Recruiter

From nailing the bad guys, to charming the ladies, James Bond always manages to come out on top, despite regularly dicing with death! Armed with a number of invaluable skills and an endless supply of gadgets, he’s gained himself status as the best secret agent around. Though his career has been anything but secret; spanning over 50 years, 24. View Article. James Bond’s Top Secret Resume. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog.

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What I Didn’t Know About Symbols and Should Have

Ms. Career Girl

Symbols such as the ‘ok’ sign, an image of two dice with a 1 and 4 on them and that four-leaf clover on my husband’s tshirt – for this leaf, a leaf I have always seen as a symbol of my Irish heritage and one that I wear every March 17th – is now a symbol of a white supremacy group.

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Burnout: 1000 Paper Cuts

David Zinger

Rather than one big event resulting in a dramatic case of spontaneous combustion it has been the one thousand paper cuts shredding our optimism, cutting away at our self-efficacy, and dicing our energy into exhaustion. For many, 2020 has been a year of 1000 paper cuts.

2020 52 – The Secret to Networking

Cube Rules

In fact, I’m part of the Dice blogger network and my role, along with a few others, is to provide great career advice for potential job seekers. One of the great privileges I’ve had over the last year or so is to write for’s career advice area. Now, what I write there will be familiar to most readers of Cube Rules but I offer advice there that is slanted a bit to more technical types as, of course, is meant for IT professionals.

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Ep 113 – Cool HR & Recruiting Extensions, Tools & Hacks


I recently finished up a webinar on social recruiting strategies with Dice and we had so many questions. One of my favorite things to do is to geek out with someone about new tools, technologies, and Chrome as well as Gmail extensions that they are using in their work. I recently finished up a webinar. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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80 Job Search Resources for Your Job Hunt

Career Alley

It’s difficult to say which are the “best” job search resources for any given topic. There are so many categories and so many sites. Much of what makes a site one of the “best” is personal choice, need, content and popularity. Who knows, the best sites might yet still be undiscovered by the masses. Today’s list is made up of my personal favorites, categorized by type for ease of use.

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Look for Candidates Where Your Competitors Look for Similar Candidates

Hiring Technical People

Not all candidates go to Monster or Dice. I had lunch a few weeks ago with a very savvy senior manager. She gave me a great sourcing tip. She said, “I look for candidates where other people seem to find candidates like the ones I’m looking for.” ” This is the same idea as loose networking. As you wander through LinkedIn, looking for candidates, you’ll find other companies looking for people just like the people you are looking for.

Five Social Media Tips for Anthony Weiner

Career Solvers

Don’t put anything online that could be sliced and diced, misinterpreted or taken out of context. Representative Anthony Weiner has fessed up and admitted that he was the one sending lewd photos of himself on Twitter and that his account was never hacked. I write a lot about managing your online presence and digital dirt during a job search but the same rules apply for people who are trying to hold on to the jobs they have.

21 Best Niche Job Boards for Recruiters


Dice. If you are looking for technology and IT jobs, Dice is the place to go. Dice offers a way to reach those data scientist purple squirrels and other extremely competitive and hard to fill job requisitions you have at your company. A recent acquisition by Dice Holdings, this site is for job listings in the Oil and Gas community which is highly competitive especially in Oklahoma, Texas, Montana and New Mexico.

Research Your Way to a Green Job

Career Solvers

Use the tabs on this page to slice and dice the data by industry, state, affiliations, and impact. I recently read Green Career Central’s excellent recommendations for building a target list of green companies. If you are interested in researching green jobs, check out Green Career Central founder Carol McClelland’s suggestions below.

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7 Killer Examples of Twitter Recruiting & Job Cards


Twitter Job Cards can be set up either on your own using or using a number of partners including Dice, Monster, Work4Labs and CareerArc (TweetMyJobs) to name a few. The folks at Dice who were one of the first job boards to beta test these job cards were kind enough to share with me their official template. This is part of an ongoing series on Social Recruiting 101 and Twitter. Click here to read about Twitter social recruiting best practices. .

Delicious Summer Salad

Ms. Career Girl

1 cup diced onion. Summer is finally in full swing and that means fresh produce is bountiful! It seems like just yesterday the only choice at the farmers’ market was between baby greens and starter plants; now the tables and bins are OVERFLOWING with greens, peppers, zucchini, kohlarabi, fruits of all type, and two of my personal summer favorties – corn and tomatoes. I made this mouthwatering salad this week and loved it so much I thought I’d share with you.

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Episode 31 – Future of Mobile & SMS with Ron Cariker


Dice Mobile Recruiting Webinar. According to a 2012 study by the Pew Charitable Trust, only 6 percent of teenagers use email. Our future workforce prefers to communicate using their mobile device and preferably using SMS and text messaging. It’s no secret that I have been a fan of mobile communication solutions especially in HR and recruiting.

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Changing Your Perspective May Reveal a “Better Way”


Forming words from a shaken set of lettered dice during a restricted time frame. Turning the set of dice almost every time allows players to create words they had not seen prior to the turning. Should you ever give up an ideal? It is good to find a place in work and life where your own personal code of ethics is able to, not only survive but, thrive. I have to feel good about my work.

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5 Tips To Help You Decide On Your College Major

Ms. Career Girl

For instance, if he has framed Einstein’s unpublished letter on Classical and Quantum Physics, which includes his celebrated statement that “god does not play dice,” then he is probably fascinated by the world of science. Big decisions shape the course of our lives, and the biggest one you face as a young person in high school is choosing a college major. It may not appear to be a big decision because you are always free to change your mind.

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Enough Is Enough: How to Know When it’s Time to Quit Your Job


Putting your security on the line with all those unknown factors makes you feel like you’re standing in the middle of the casino about to roll the dice. Are you ready to bail? It could be due to stress, clashing personalities or a lack of appreciation in the workplace. Many people feel like throwing in the towel after a particularly stressful day. However, there’s a difference between a bad day and a bad job.

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10 Things Every Jobseeker Should Be Doing to Find their Next Position

Resume Bear

Post your resume everywhere possible (Monster, Dice, HotJobs, CareerBuilder, Craig’s List, etc.), There’s lots of great advice out there for jobseekers, but if I were job seeking, these are the 10 things that I would do. Hope this info is helpful for you! Submit your resume directly to the target companies where you’d like to work (via their website, public email address, snail mail and/or drop it off in person).

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Extra Effort Brings Extra Flavor to Your Resume

The Job Quest

There’s lots of washing produce, chopping, dicing, measuring, stirring and monitoring in the early stages of getting the contents on the stove. I love soups made from scratch. The aromas, the explosion of fresh flavors from all the ingredients… yum! You just can’t get the same culinary experience from a can of condensed soup or a package of dried bits and powder that has to be reconstituted. However, for all that goodness in a mug, you have to work to make it happen.

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6 Niche Job Boards to Find Your Next Job


Dice ( is a tech focused site with talent communities that focus on specific skills such as Java or C++ as well as providing listings for technology jobs. I am not normally a fan of job boards because I gravitate towards networking and relationship building to find opportunities of any kind. My tool of choice is LinkedIn. However, the fact remains that there are times when you may need to use a job board in your search.

How To Turn Football Party Leftovers Into DIY Beauty Recipes

Ms. Career Girl

Spin it through the food processor just enough to dice it up. Hi guys! I’m Heather Marianna, creator of Beauty Kitchen , an all-natural beauty and skincare line with whimsical products including red wine eye gels, chocolate sugar scrub, watermelon lip mask, bath bombs, clay masks and more. On my YouTube channel, I post a ton of fun DIY beauty treatments using common kitchen household ingredients ( a lot of my videos have over 3 million views, yipppeee!)

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Harness, Integrate & Illuminate Your People Data #BigDataHR


Which brings us to the small picture, integrating your people data gives you the ability to run reports and slice and dice your data with precision focus so you can examine different demographic populations, locations, dates of time, etc. This week on Blogging4Jobs, we are focusing on the theme Big Data sponsored by Jibe. Jibe provides cloud-based recruiting technology solutions that enable talent acquisition teams to strategically identify, attract and engage candidates.

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HR as Big Data Marketers: "The Top Half of Our College Recruiting Class of 2009 Now Earns an Average of $109K Per Year".

HR Capitalist

Slice and dice the data and find truth that tells your story in a unique way. Want to get the attention of someone in your next College Recruiting class? Start thinking like a marketer and find stats that wow them. Take the title of this blog post: "The Top Half of Our College Recruiting Class of 2009 Now Earns an Average of $109K Per Year". Honestly, it doesn''t really matter what the stat is. Your company has great stories - go find them.

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A Little Bit More About Business Analytics

Imarticus Learning

Includes: Reporting (KPIs, metrics)Automated Monitoring/Alerting (thresholds)Dashboards, ScorecardsOLAP (Cubes, Slice & Dice, Drilling)Ad hoc query. What is Business Analytics ? How is it different from financial analysis or company analysis or any other analysis? Business Analytics refers to the practice of investigation of past business performance using data and statistical models in order to develop new insights and understanding of future business performance.

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12 Tasty Out-of-the-Pizza-Box Ways to Eat Pizza

Ms. Career Girl

Diced tomato, mozzarella cheese, sausage and Italian seasonings bring the pizza flavor home in this dish. . The post 12 Tasty Out-of-the-Pizza-Box Ways to Eat Pizza appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Pizza is the one of the most popular comfort foods in America. In the last month, a whopping 93% of Americans have eaten this warm, gooey satisfying dish. With national pizza month – October -- being right around the corner, it’s time to take pizza worship to a whole new level.

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How to Write a Resume With Only A Little Bit of Effort

Jennifer Anthony

The Dice Resume Center – Free Sample Resumes ( By Erin Kennedy. The word “resume&# gives some people the shivers when they think about having to write one. This reaction is truly not necessary-all it takes to write a resume is a little bit of effort, and some thought. The following are some basic tips on how to write your resume.

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It’s Summer. Try Something New.

Ms. Career Girl

Try your favorite leafy lettuce with various sliced, diced or grated veggies. The man who does things makes many mistakes, but he never makes the biggest mistake of all – doing nothing. Benjamin Franklin. Summer is almost in full force, and the living is easy! Do you notice in summertime how everything seems promising? The plants are in full bloom and the sun feels glorious on your skin.

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