AI-Powered Recruitment Tools

by Dave Nerz

image of a robot to illustrate ai-powered recruitment toolsRecruiters beware! The robots are coming!

Actually, the robots are already here and their impact will grow in the decade ahead. Surveys show that companies are using AI and AI-powered recruitment tools to assist with recruitment and hiring decisions today. About 25% of those surveyed by The Littler Annual Employer Survey in May of 2019 were using AI to screen resumes and applications. While larger numbers are not yet using AI, (63%), the trend is pointed toward more use in the decade ahead. Read the rest of this entry »


Artificial Intelligence is Not the Answer

by Veronica Blatt

image of brain circuitry representing artificial intelligenceToday’s guest blogger is John Francis, info@theonera.com, president and senior managing partner of Theonera, Inc. in Waterloo, Ontario (Canada). Theonera is a boutique recruitment firm specializing in engineering and software professionals and sought-after senior managers. Theonera has been a member of NPAworldwide since 2011.

Here is a major problem for any company today: A company’s success or failure rests on the people that they employ. But securing and cultivating employees that add real value to your business is no easy task. In today’s job market you have low unemployment numbers and potential employees who are extremely discerning. Read the rest of this entry »