In today's marketplace, the competition for top candidates is fierce. Being able to effectively attract and retain the best talent can be a crucial competitive advantage, resulting in higher-quality applications, increased attraction of passive candidates, higher offer acceptance rates, lower turnover, and decreased recruiting costs. Mr. Wolf will provide a roadmap for developing a more effective hiring process, creating a strong employer brand that attracts higher quality candidates, and tips on what your company can do to improve its talent pool.
Viewers Will Learn:
To implement a hiring process that works
What top employers are doing to attract the best candidates
Where to find "passive" candidates
Understand some common--and damaging--recruiting myths
Keith Wolf is the Managing Director of Murray Resources, a Houston-based recruiting and staffing firm with its headquarters in the city’s energy corridor and satellite offices in The Woodlands, Sugar Land, Pearland, Galleria area, and downtown Houston. Wolf joined the company in 2011 and helped drive the firm’s growth and ascension to the Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. As Managing Director, Wolf helps lead the company’s strategy, marketing, sales, and operations. Prior to Murray Resources, Wolf held various marketing roles with companies such as Procter & Gamble, Invisalign, OrthoClear, and BlueStar. Wolf graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and has an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Scott Jenkins has been an editor at Chemical Engineering since 2009. Prior to joining CE, Scott worked in various capacities as a science journalist and communications specialist, reporting and writing on a variety of sectors, including chemical processing, biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing and research policy. He also has industry experience as a quality assurance chemist and research experience as a synthetic organic chemist. Scott holds a bachelor's degree from Colgate University, and a master's degree in chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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