Recruiting | Recruitment Agencies

Written by Agnieszka Szczerba

How to work with HR if you are an agency recruiter?

There are often tensions between agency recruiters and internal HR. This is caused by several factors.

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Job Market | News

Written by Maciej Szczerba

IT labour market in Poland after Covid- state as of May 2021

It is just over a year since the outbreak of the pandemic (14 months). In this post, I would like to share my observations over this time as far as the IT recruitment market is concerned. My observations refer to the Polish market, however, I think they are relevant to the IT job market in most Western countries.

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News | Recruiting

Written by Maciej Szczerba

The eight biggest changes in IT recruitment post Covid- the good, the bad and the ugly

This post is a personal and subjective one. I also hope that it will generate a number of comments, that you, my dear readers, will share your insights and opinions.

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About Us

Written by Agnieszka Szczerba, Maciej Szczerba

Hey there! Welcome to Make Recruitment Easier!

Hi, welcome to our blog!  We are Agnieszka and Maciej,  agency recruiters with over 20 years of professional experience. 

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Written by Maciej Szczerba

The role of the CIO in the Agile era - part 2

In this post I continue my review of Mark Schwartz's book 'A seat at the table' which has been a source of much inspiration for me recently.  In that post I described the development of the CIO position over the last 30 years. What emerges from the story is a picture of a person involved in a perpetual conflict in a company ...

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Recruiting

Written by Agnieszka Szczerba

The best way to get your job proposal noticed by a programmer

I had a chat with Tomek, a Java programmer. Tomek has been working for a bank for 7 years. 

- Tomek, tell me, how many messages have you been getting on LinkedIn from recruiters lately?

- A few, well...  like five or six, you know, I don't count it exactly.

-  Weekly?

-  No daily.

WOW!  

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Recruiting | Technology

Written by Agnieszka Szczerba

Which technologies in IT is it worth learning and which technologies to specialise in as a recruiter?

Are you a novice IT recruiter and wondering which technologies are worth specialising in today?

You're probably already familiar with the division into positions related to software development and positions related to infrastructure. You are probably familiar with the Java ecosystem and the Microsoft (.Net) technology ecosystem.

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Recruiting

Written by Agnieszka Szczerba

How to talk to a hiring manager?

Whether you work as an agency recruiter or as an internal recruiter, the most important success factor in filling the vacancy you have been assigned is the ability to have a factual, in-depth and open conversation with the manager directly hiring the candidate („the hiring manager” or „HM”).

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Written by Maciej Szczerba

The role of the CIO in the Agile era - part 2

In this post I continue my review of Mark Schwartz's book 'A seat at the table' which has been a...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

The role of the CIO in the Agile era - part 1

This series of posts is on the one hand a review of a very interesting book by Mark Schwartz "A seat...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

7 best books for recruiters available on Amazon

First a note: I have selected these 7 books from dozens of items from my library on Kindle relating...

Written by Agnieszka Szczerba

HR and Recruiting predictions for 2021

Welcome to 2021! The number 21 is associated with luck, risk, taking chances and having the world...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

Will machine learning replace recruiters?

As with many other professional professions, the recruitment profession appears to be under serious...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

Where is Poland on the world map of IT and outsourcing part 2?

Continuing the topic we have started, where are the special conditions of the Polish IT market and...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

Where is Poland on the world map of IT and outsourcing part 1?

This entry was inspired by one of my previous entries (and research spent on it) on the future of...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

"AI Superpowers, China, Silicon Valley and the New World Order"

All of us know who Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Larry Page and Sergei Brin or Jeff Bezos are. Until I...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

Is outsourcing moving back from India?

India is today the largest IT outsourcing market in the world. Large companies have been established...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

Will the robots take us out of work?

If you read us, you will probably notice that we write a lot about artificial intelligence and...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

Development of robotics after the pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has again shown the possibility of using robots in many situations where human...

Written by Maciej Szczerba

How did Israel create its Silicon Valley? "Start up Nation" Saul Singer, Dan Senor

Many of you have probably heard this: Israel is the second centre of technology development in the...

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