It seems like every time I write an article for ERE or SourceCon I am annoyed with something. It’s like this place is my destination to vent. I’m not an … Read more
Paul DeBettignies, better known online as Minnesota Headhunter, is a Minnesota Recruiter, Evangelist, and Advisor, who builds teams with startups and tech companies, and creates recruiting strategies for Fortune 500 clients. He’s also the author of Minnesota Headhunter, the longest running regional recruiter blog.
Paul is a frequent local and national speaker, trainer and subject matter expert on recruiter, HR, career, networking and social media topics. Activities include presentations at Twin Cities Startup Week, Google for Entrepreneurs, Michigan Recruiters Conference, MN HR Tech Expo, Social Media Breakfast, University of Minnesota, Target, CHS, MinneBar and ERE and interviews with NPR, WCCO AM (CBS) Radio & TV, KARE TV (NBC), MSP Business Journal, Minneapolis StarTribune and Dice.com
Paul is involved in the Minneapolis and St Paul technology, marketing, and social media communities as a sponsor, volunteer, and mentor and is the founder of Midwest Recruiting Bootcamp.
Like you I have seen the many articles the past months with statistics that say that X percent of the workforce is one day going to be replaced by a robot. … Read more
Another Top 50 (Fill In The Blank) list came out a couple of weeks ago with a bunch of HR and recruiter “thought leaders” on it. And as usual there was … Read more
Frankly I could have written this anytime the past two years, but I was hoping that as more of our industry talks about best practices in using social … Read more
LinkedIn came out with “Top 10 Overused LinkedIn Profile Buzzwords of 2013.” As usual there has been a lot of attention given to this yearly list including … Read more
Social media recruiting has been core to what I do for years. It ranks second to the phone as my most important tool. I know how many folks visit my blog … Read more
Like you, I started seeing the posts and pics last week on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram (yes, Instagram) from friends who were receiving the … Read more
This past Saturday an event was held at Best Buy headquarters in Minneapolis called MinneBar. No, not that kind of bar, although there was some of that … Read more
Editor’s note: Paul DeBettignies’ article was the 2nd most popular article on The Fordyce Letter in 2011. It originally ran in March. I know, I … Read more
I know, I know… smile and dial. More phone calls equal more job orders, candidates and send outs. More send outs equal more placements. I get it … Read more