Hiring & Retaining the Best People<br />Laurie Ruettimann<br />
Who Am I?<br />
What We’re Talking About <br />
Hiring <br />
Best Hiring Practices<br />Make sure the job is worth doing.<br />Recruit (names, candidates, sources) from your customers...
Social Media Stats<br />Twitter has 175m registered users. There are 95m tweets written each day. <br />LinkedIn has over ...
Social Media in Hiring<br />Job Boards<br />Craigslist<br />Local Paper<br />Facebook<br />LinkedIn<br />Twitter<br />YouT...
Best Retention & Engagement Practices<br />Make sure the job is worth doing.<br />Re-recruit. Treat employees like custome...
Contact Information<br />Laurie@StarrTincup.com<br />http://thecynicalgirl.com<br />@lruettimann <br />919.800.8533<br />
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NKBA Presentation on Hiring & Retaining Great Workers

  1. Hiring & Retaining the Best People<br />Laurie Ruettimann<br />
  2. Who Am I?<br />
  3. What We’re Talking About <br />
  4. Hiring <br />
  5. Best Hiring Practices<br />Make sure the job is worth doing.<br />Recruit (names, candidates, sources) from your customers.<br />Use technology and social media where it makes sense.<br />Don’t be so quick to accept employee referrals.<br />Ask for references but don’t rely on them.<br />Hire 60-80% fit.<br />Employees are capitalists, too. They won’t be there forever. Be prepared.<br />
  6. Social Media Stats<br />Twitter has 175m registered users. There are 95m tweets written each day. <br />LinkedIn has over 100m professionals who use the platform worldwide.  There were nearly 2bn people searches on Linkedin during 2010. <br />Facebook is estimated to have 640m users worldwide. 50% are active—so this means at least 320m users log into Facebook every 24 hours.<br />Flickr hosts more than 5bn images. <br />There are more than 2bn video views on YouTube every 24 hours. <br />
  7. Social Media in Hiring<br />Job Boards<br />Craigslist<br />Local Paper<br />Facebook<br />LinkedIn<br />Twitter<br />YouTube<br />Flickr<br />
  8. Best Retention & Engagement Practices<br />Make sure the job is worth doing.<br />Re-recruit. Treat employees like customers.<br />Use technology and social media where it makes sense.<br />Communicate. Communicate. Communicate.<br />Assume good intent. <br />Move quickly to get rid of the dead weight.<br />Train. Teach. Give hope.<br />
  9. Contact Information<br />Laurie@StarrTincup.com<br />http://thecynicalgirl.com<br />@lruettimann <br />919.800.8533<br />

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