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Posted August 15, 2014 by

Embark on a New Life: Top 3 Cities for College Grads

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Young man indoors holding card boxes. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Recent college grads can expect a slightly better job outlook than those who graduated in 2013, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers Job Outlook Spring Update Survey. The survey revealed that employers plan to hire 8.6 percent more 2014 graduates than they hired from last year’s 2013 class. Unfortunately, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you’ll have a much easier time nabbing that perfect job—increase the odds just by living in the city that is right for you. (more…)

Posted April 14, 2014 by

Livestream of College Recruiting Bootcamp on 5/5/2014 — #CRBootcamp

LinkedIn head office

LinkedIn head office

College Recruiter is happy to announce that we’ll be livestreaming the presentations and panel discussions for our May 5, 2014 College Recruiting Bootcamp.

The College Recruiting Bootcamp is co-hosted by our partner, LinkedIn, and is located at their corporate headquarters in Mountain View, California. All attendees and presenters will be hiring managers, recruiters, and other human resource professionals whose primary job duties including hiring and managing college and university students and recent graduates. The presentations and panel discussions will help you more efficiently and effectively hire the students and recent graduates. The full agenda and ticketing information is at www.CollegeRecruitingBootcamp.com. (more…)

Posted March 25, 2014 by

Learn How to Better Recruit Students, Grads – 5/5 Conference at LinkedIn HQ

Linkedin's HeadquartersDo you know any hiring managers, corporate recruiters, or other human resource professionals who hire college and university students and recent grads? Are they finding it increasingly difficult to hire and retain the best talent for their internship and entry-level job opportunities?

Forward this to them as they should attend our College Recruiting Bootcamp conference on Monday, May 5th at the LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View, California. For $250, they’ll learn from the nation’s leading university relations practitioners about what their organizations are doing to win the talent they need to survive and thrive. (more…)

Posted January 20, 2014 by

College Recruiting Bootcamp at LinkedIn Headquarters on May 5, 2014

Linkedin's HeadquartersLinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network on the Internet, and CollegeRecruiter.com, the leading niche job board for college students searching for internships and recent graduates hunting for entry-level jobs and other career opportunities, co-hosted their second annual college recruiting conference on Monday, May 5th at LinkedIn’s corporate headquarters in Mountain View, California.

Are you passionate about attracting the next generation of talent to your organization? If so, you wouldn’t have wanted to miss this chance to mingle with and learn from 200 of your peers who felt EXACTLY the same way. This one-day event right in the heart of Silicon Valley brought together the best and brightest hiring managers, college relations professionals, and other human resource leaders for a day of fast-paced learning, networking, and brainstorming.

 

No Selling

As was the case for our 2013 College Recruiting Bootcamp, there was absolutely no selling of any kind during the opening keynote, morning presentations, and afternoon panel discussions. There was no exhibit hall and no sponsors. With the exception of the luncheon keynote by LinkedIn, all presenters and attendees were corporate or government recruiting and human resource professionals. No third party recruiters. No career service office professionals. No vendors. Just your peers. (more…)

Posted February 18, 2013 by

College Recruiting Bootcamp at LinkedIn Head Office on May 13, 2013

LinkedIn head office

LinkedIn head office

LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network on the Internet, and CollegeRecruiter.com, the leading niche job board for college students searching for internships and recent graduates hunting for entry-level jobs and other career opportunities, co-hosted a half day, college recruiting conference on Monday, May 13th at LinkedIn’s corporate headquarters in Mountain View, California.

The event was a smashing success. We expected 75 and ended up with a whopping 205 attendees. Feedback from presenters, attendees, and organizers was 100 percent positive. Indeed, Kaiser Permanente’s National University Relations Recruitment Specialist Luke Scanlon wrote to me after the event, “I wanted to personally thank you for hosting such an incredible event. I flew out from Atlanta, GA and it was well worth the cross country flight.” That made my day.

No Selling

During the keynote and presentations there was absolutely no selling of any kind. There was no exhibit hall. There were no sponsors. All presenters and attendees were corporate or government recruiting and human resource professionals. No third party recruiters. No career service office professionals. No vendors. Just peers. (more…)