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SEO Extravaganza

My SEO (Search Engine Optimization) event went well last Saturday. You may recall that I am an executive recruiter and staffing consultant who is on the cutting edge of applying SEO (Search Engine Optimization) to uncover difficult-to-find candidates including forming the largest group of SEO experts in the Chicago area … Read More


Life Long Chicago Bulls Fan Is Worried, But Not Surprised!

Even though the Chicago Bulls are still leading 3-1 in their series with the Indiana Pacers, I am still very worried. I had hoped they would “go all the way” and win the title. However reality is now sinking in. The playoffs are like a war, which is very messy, … Read More


Certain Candidates Getting Scarcer; SEO Techniques Can Be Leveraged As Low-Cost Way To Uncover Hidden Talent!

With the unemployment rate at 8.9% and prospects of it going even lower, certain talent is becoming increasingly scarce. With hiring gains last month in manufacturing (+33,000 jobs), health care (+34,000 jobs) and transportation and warehousing (+22,000 jobs) employers are scrambling to attract talent. Unfortunately, ads on job boards such … Read More


Need To Recruit More Diligently; Things Are Improving!

The unemployment rate has dropped almost one per cent (.8%) over the last two months. Also, temporary hiring dropped 11,000 after increasing steadily over the last year. Both are strong signs that employers are starting to recruit again. As a result, you need to be a lot more diligent in … Read More


Applying State-Of-The-Art SEO And SEM For Increased Sales And Better Recruiting

I recently and for the 5th straight year covered the annual SES show (Search Engine Strategies-http://www.searchenginestrategies.com/chicago/ <http://www.searchenginestrategies.com/chicago/> ) for several clients and media outlets. This conference provides the world’s most advanced expert information on SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and SEM (Search Engine Marketing). This is important because search engines … Read More