News | February 5, 2016

BLR® Presents RecruitCon 2016: Technology, Trends, And Tactics For A New Era Of Talent Acquisition


Experts come together in Las Vegas to help recruiters and HR professionals secure the competitive edge in the talent war.

Danvers, MA (PRWEB) - BLR®—Business and Legal Resources, the leading provider of employment, safety, and environmental compliance solutions, is pleased to present RecruitCon 2016, a national conference taking place May 12–13 in Las Vegas, NV.

RecruitCon 2016 is specifically crafted for HR professionals and recruiters looking to supercharge their acquisition efforts. This cutting-edge conference will provide new analytics trends to support employers’ evidence-based talent decisions and to reveal new strategies to help organizations fine-tune their culture and brand messaging for recruitment and retention.

Attendees will benefit from dynamic TED Talk-inspired presentations from some of the industry’s most successful recruiters and deep peer-to-peer dialogue to help attendees unpack their own stumbling blocks and learn from the organizational successes of others.

RecruitCon 2016 will feature in-depth sessions on:

  • Social sourcing strategies
  • Diversity recruitment
  • Recruiting metrics to measure ROI
  • Relationship management technologies
  • Recruitment referral programs
  • Talent assessments
  • Mobile recruiting
  • Onboarding techniques
  • And more!

“Google dominance, reputation site impact, and the rise of mobile. It’s a grim future for recruiting, until you understand and harness the forces reshaping candidate behavior,” says Bob Corlett, RecruitCon’s keynote speaker and president of the retained executive search firm Staffing Advisors. “Yes, jobseeker behavior changed more in the last 3 years than it did in the past 30, but in doing so, it created an unprecedented opportunity for HR professionals.”

Among the other speakers at this powerful conference are former Wynn Resorts® CHRO Arte Nathan; Mark Bania, sales leader for CareerBuilder®; Kerin Colby, diversity strategist with PeopleScout; Carmen Hudson, principal consultant with Recruiting Toolbox, Inc.; David Johns, consultant for ICG Group, LLC; Conni LaDouceur, president and chief sourcing strategist with ExecuQuest Corporation; Jody Ordioni, chief brand officer and president of Brandemix; and Jean Serio, CPC, CMC, recognized LinkedIn, social media, and content marketing consultant for Get Your Buzz On.

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