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Posted May 29, 2014 by

Building on Success: A Peek Into LinkedIn’s New Internship Program

The College Recruiting Bootcamp was organized by College Recruiter and co-hosted by LinkedIn on May 5, 2014 at its headquarters in Mountain View, California. Over 100 corporate university relations leaders attended and more than 3,000 registered for the livestream. The Bootcamp was designed to help these staffing leaders more efficiently and effectively hire college and university students and recent graduates.

Rob Humphrey, senior marketing manager of LinkedIn, welcomed the 100+ in-person and 3,000+ livestream attendees to the May 5, 2014 College Recruiting Bootcamp, which was organized by College Recruiter and co-hosted by LinkedIn at its corporate headquarters in Mountain View, California.

Faith Rothberg, chief executive officer of College Recruiter, also welcomed the attendees and thanked the LinkedIn and College Recruiter employees whose hard work made the day possible.

Steven Rothberg, president of College Recruiter, introduced Tey Scott, LinkedIn’s head of global campus recruiting, and she then delivered her opening keynote presentation on LinkedIn’s new, rapidly growing, large, global internship program.

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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 May 24, 2013 by

How LinkedIn Built Its Internship Program From Scratch

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, recently co-hosted a half day, college recruiting conference.

Below is a video recording of the keynote presentation by Tey Scott, Head of Global Campus Recruiting for LinkedIn, at the May 13, 2013 College Recruiting Bootcamp co-hosted by LinkedIn and CollegeRecruiter.com:

 

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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…)