Hiring is a problem, and startup hiring is even more so. Recruiting is a full-time commitment, and it never ends – new roles come up every day to cope with growth plans, and it feels like we can never hire fast enough. When it comes to talents, even Elon Musk is tweeting away for his … Continue reading If Elon Musk is full-time on recruitment, you should too.
Hiro Toyota, a Kiwi-Japanese Hong Konger, got into recruitment after spending some years in the retail industry. He began his career in a Hong Kong-based recruitment firm founded and led by ex-Michael Page employees – KOS International. Leveraging his retail knowledge, Hiro excelled in his recruitment career. He took the traditional career path – spent … Continue reading #ReinventingRecruiters Series – Hiro Toyota
Feb 2020 definitely feels longer than 2 years ago. Back then, FindRecruiter was still at the beginning of our startup journey and we were told, by many, to expect the worst when it comes to starting a tech platform that no one has ever thought of using. We didn’t know what to expect, but we … Continue reading #ReinventingRecruiters Series – Lany Sumardika
Hi, PeopleOps Managers and Recruiters! 👋 The Find Recruiter team have been working hard to improve your experience on our platform. Here’s a quick updates to what we’ve changed in Q1 2022. Hope you are enjoying the updates. Let us know! We look forward to your feedback to improve our platform. Calendly is now integrated … Continue reading Recruitment Community Updates – 2022 Q1
Iris’ first encounter with the recruitment industry was with Ranstad, a global recruitment agency that has specialized lines of businesses. Given her background in tax and accounting from KPMG, the firm assigned her to the Accounting Recruitment team. At first, recruitment was fun and exciting because she was connecting with different people from all walks … Continue reading #ReinventingRecruiters Series – Iris Hui
Borrowing the idea of #InventingAnna and its possible sequel #ReinventingAnna, we decided to coin our video series #ReInventingRecruiters. Instead of inventing Con Artists, we are reinventing recruiters and, on a larger scale, how recruitment should be done. Recruitment is a traditional industry, many firms are close to a century-old (Adecco was founded in 1957, Robert … Continue reading #ReinventingRecruiters series – what is Find Recruiter?
In the last 2 weeks, I’ve surveyed 100 CTO’s and tech leads across Asia and they shared their views on the tech talent landscape. 1. Do you face challenges hiring software developers? 90% CTOs in this market face challenges hiring software developers However since the answer is in open text format, I have gathered a … Continue reading Short Survey about Tech Talent in Hong Kong
I’ve been a tech recruiter since 2008 and witnessed tremendous growth in this sector over the past decade. Last year alone, the recruitment market saw over USD 500 billion in revenues and more than 30% attributed to tech-related hirings. The technology recruitment sector has shown no signs of slowing down. With obvious opportunities ahead for … Continue reading Tech Hiring Tips from CTO’s and CEO’s
2021 was an interesting year, with new norms; we all seem to have adopted new work habits and are accustomed to some kind of chaos. From struggling to fix an appropriate WFH arrangement to finessing the finer details of a home office. We have become experts in crisis management, one way or another. As we … Continue reading Looking back at 2021…
I’ve been a tech recruiter for the past decade and every day I would meet amazing technologists who build products that change the way we work and live. Influenced by these amazing people, I’ve always wanted to be part of a team that builds tools for recruiters like myself, and that will help many others … Continue reading My First 2 Weeks Experience Working with Find Recruiter