Web Age Recruiting Skills

Fascinating to see how recruitment has evolved into creating effective Boolean searches to find the “right candidate.” Check out this service. Amazing.

There’s nothing like crafting a Boolean equation to find a software engineer with every single requirement and a few of the “nice-to-haves” only to discover that somewhere in those 193 characters you’ve got a tilde instead of a minus and now your list includes tons of coffee industry IT professionals, who may also know Java.

Even writing a perfect Boolean string the first time isn’t quite so satisfying when you consider the time it took.