Receive daily articles & headlines each day in your inbox with your free ERE Daily Subscription.

Not logged in. [log in or register]

Harpaul Sambhi

Harpaul Sambhi is the founder and CEO of Careerify, a social recruiting platform that builds employee recruiting culture via gamification, campaigns and feedback. Connect with him and Careerify on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Harpaul Sambhi RSS feed Articles by Harpaul Sambhi...

A Look at the Retention and Attraction Competition Between 7 Tech Companies

by Jul 24, 2013, 5:59 am ET

Dublin atriumHeadhunting from your competitors is a great place to start recruiting, and a strategy that everyone employs. So this must also be the case when companies are looking to recruit recruiters.

Our analysts at Careerify were hungry to learn more about this by observing one of the few honest things we have left in this world: numbers. To make this a more manageable task, we focused on seven of the larger tech companies in the world: Oracle, IBM, SAP, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Apple. By aggregating data available via social networks, and data collected by Careerify over the years, the objective was to learn more about HR/recruiters who are either currently working, or have at some point in their careers worked at one the seven companies to depict their journey to and from the companies.

We’ve broken down the findings into four main categories: Retention, Attraction, Executive Development, and Surprise Findings. Below is an infograph as a summary of our findings. Click on it to enlarge it. keep reading…