Guest Blog: The 3 Best Recruiting Automation Tools For 2018

Manner of Speaking

It’s unavoidable these days: stories about how artificial intelligence and automation are poised to transform the economy dominate the news. While AI and automation have been slowly penetrating the recruitment industry during the past decade, they’re set to break through in 2018.

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Public Speaking: Automate, Automate, Automate

Great Public Speaking

antion antion antion seminar training presentation skills automation public speaking membership site Tom Antion public speakingPeople comment to me all the time, "Tom, your name shows up everywhere. How do you do it?" Basically I let my fingers do the talking.

Public Speaking : AUTOMATE, AUTOMATE, AUTOMATE

Great Public Speaking

People comment to me all the time, "Tom, your name shows up everywhere. How do you do it?" Basically I let my fingers do the talking. I learned how to speed things up in my office by using technology. I can think up promotions and distribute them worldwide in a matter of minutes. When you learn how to harness that kind of power it is relatively easy to make your name show up in more and more places.

Famous Speech Friday: Lillian Gilbreth on the human side of automation

The Eloquent Woman

Today, when people are fretting about Amazon putting robots in place of cashiers at Whole Foods, and voice assistants are common productivity tools, we are still using the principles of humanizing automation that were first advanced by psychologist, engineer, and famous mom Lillian Gilbreth.

Unsubscribe: Ending email bullying is now automated

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Fortunately, there is now an automated way to exit this mess they created for us. Those organizations which obsessively transmit email communications (e.g. several times a day) likely have no idea they are damaging their brandname.

Robots - Of Course, You Should Be Territied

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At Point72, Steve Cohen is overseeing automating the trader's golden gut. Proofreaders will be phased out when more traditionalists accept automated grammar checks. The robot threat really is that bad.

2017 52

GM Korea and Workers Playing Old-Line Game of Chicken

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As a recent article in Th e Atlantic documented, more and more jobs are being eliminated by automation. On the one hand, GM Korea wants reduced labor costs. For two consecutive months sales have been down - significantly. On the other hand, workers want their bonuses.

2018 52

[Podcast] What’s New (and working) in Social Media with Chris Tompkins

Speaker Launcher

22:24 To automate or not…that is the question. 23:58 What are good tools for monitoring and automation? Chris Tompkins, social media expert and CEO of the Go! Agency is back to tell us what’s new and working, in social media. Social media changes fast. So fast, in fact, that some of what Chris talked about only a year ago is already out of date. Chris drops by for an updated take on […].

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ON THE ART OF FOLLOW-UP

Sandra Schrift - Executive Speech Coach

Use technology – to automate your follow-up process. Have you ever noticed that prospective clients/customers buy whenthey are ready, not when you are ready? So how do you know whento be “in front of them” when they are ready to buy? Rich Sloan of startupnation.com has these suggestions: • Build trust – promptly mail a handwritten note after your meeting. If you set an expectation, meet or exceed it. • Use a variety of mediums – is email marketing viable?Or Or direct mail postcards?

2009 100

Walmart: Not Employer of Future for iGen, or the Over-40

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In The Atlantic , Amy Merrick documents how that large retailer is galloping toward automation and outsourcing functions to companies which use gig workers. The automation part is obvious to anyone who even shops at Walmart infrequently.

2018 52

Inserting icons in PowerPoint 365

PowerPoint Tips

Zoom: Automates the creation of a menu summary slide that uses a zoom animation to link to other slides. If you have PowerPoint 365, by now you should have a major new feature, icons.

2017 150

How Models Will Blow Up Manpower Demand in Finance, Maybe Law Too

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Automating trades would consists of feeding in data which would interact with each other. Lawyers thinking about the automation of the traders' golden guts should become anxious about how their own practice areas could be captured in models.

2017 52

Microsoft advises of a serious security vulnerability that can be transmitted via embedded fonts

PowerPoint Tips

Read the following pages at Microsoft’s site for an automated Fixit method and a manual, command line method: [link]. As of early November, 2011, Microsoft has provided notification of a serious security vulnerability that are transmitted via TrueType fonts. Office documents can include embedded fonts that automatically install themselves when the document is opened, so PowerPoint, Word and Excel files should be considered risky.

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Warren Buffett's Timing in Selling Shares of Wells Fargo

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The sector is being disrupted by changing consumers, automation, upstart competition and the need to cut costs. All moves by superinvestor Warren Buffett are closely followed. Therefore, it's big news that he sold a small amount of his shares of distressed Wells Fargo.

2017 52

Speaking with integrity

PowerPoint Tips

A few days ago, I bought an expensive product, because it promised to help me promote my products in a new way and with some automation. I thought that the concept was good — and I still do. But once I got the product, I started reading the instructions.

2014 151

Your Honor, This Robot Is Entirely Innocent of Embezzlement

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management is focusing on automating the best decision-making for investing. On Abovethelaw.com , lawyer-journalist Kathryn Rubino puts out there a quiz question: What is the oldest Wall Street law firm.

2017 52

Piano Stairs - Why messaging is important

Dahle Communication

Things have become automated for us. If you look at almost any statistic out there, America is not a very healthy nation.

2010 130

Create a numbered list with shapes

PowerPoint Tips

Of course, it isn’t nearly as automated as SmartArt, so it requires some fiddling even after you create it, but I think you’ll like it. I recently saw an interesting slide that had a unique numbered list and I thought I’d show you how to create a numbered list with shapes.

Rewrite, Rewrite, Rewrite

Pro Humorist

My favourite is “ATM Machine” as ATM means Automated Teller Machine, so it’s Automated Teller Machine Machine. You’ve probably heard the expression “great speeches aren’t written, they’re re-written”. It’s a clichéd expression that has been adapted countless times and has previously been used for novels, screenplays, theatre scripts and so on.

2009 100

Rewrite, Rewrite, Rewrite

Pro Humorist

My favourite is “ATM Machine” as ATM means Automated Teller Machine, so it’s Automated Teller Machine Machine. You’ve probably heard the expression “great speeches aren’t written, they’re re-written”. It’s a clichéd expression that has been adapted countless times and has previously been used for novels, screenplays, theatre scripts and so on.

2009 100

Why you present

PowerPoint Tips

Automation/animation of slides. I did a survey of my subscribers, asking them 3 questions. I think it’s fascinating to understand the variety of reasons why you present. I received 158 answers.

2016 138

The Language of Transition - Keywords in Job Search (that's why outplacement coaches use it)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

McKinsey's midpoint scenario for global jobs lost because of automation technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotics is 15% by 2030. The language of transition is what McKinsey uses to describes the future of work around the world.

2017 52

Link text to an Excel cell to dynamically update data

PowerPoint Tips

Can you suggest a way to automate the process without having to punch it in a text box every month? Sudeep wrote me, “I need some help to update a slide containing a map with certain districts. I have the monthly sales turnover for these districts.

2014 134

Medical Robots - These Might Be Fired

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The role of robots, be it in medicine or manufacturing, often takes the form of what's called "partial automation." Robots should be as insecure about holding onto their jobs as humans. Particularly vulnerable are robots used in certain types of surgery.

2017 52

Financial Services & Future of Work - Not Just Low-Value Jobs Being Eliminated

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That line of business could shrink as more processes are performed by some form of artificial intelligence as well as plain-vanilla automation.  "Vikram Pandit, who ran Citigroup Inc.

2017 52

Staff RIFs - Legal Sector Following Corporate America Model

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

With automation and outsourcing, staff members are sitting ducks for layoffs in law firms. Cost efficiency is the name of the new game, as the billable hour is being increasingly challenged by clients. In Corporate America that has been happening since the mid 1980s.

2017 52

Zenefits Gets Tackled in Free Zone in WA

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It would give companies free use of software to automate human resources functions such as health insurance and payroll. As every marketer knows, free is the ultimate incentive to take that Call To Action (CTA).    Offer a free dinner and you will have a full room to hear your presentation on timeshares. Startup Zenefits had been using that well.

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[Podcast] Boost Your Speaker Bookings with Social Media with Erin Gargan

Speaker Launcher

How automation can prevent you from building relationships. * As a professional speaker, you likely have a presence on social media, whether it is Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or something else. I mean, for years the experts have been telling us that we HAVE to be on social so by now, we’ve all jumped on that bandwagon. But is your presence effective? Does it help […].

Robert Mercer, Twitter Bots & Politics

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

this] has created fertile ground for such automated shenanigans, like proving our susceptibility to. The Drudge Report headlines with a mastermind and funding source behind Donald Trump's obsession with Twitter - or, more specifically, Twitter bots.

A Case Story: Teradata | The Edge of Next

Duarte Blog

The animated model that moved across each of the seven screens visually guided attendees through each of the product components, while instilling in the audience’s mind that Teradata has their fingertip on the future of artificial intelligence and automation.

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Curation - Human Editors And Algorithms

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  But this isn't the old "automation is taking our jobs" story. Some good news for human editors is that Snapshot, LinkedIn, Instagram, Apple and Twitter have projects requiring curation. You may have already seen help-wanted notices for those or related opportunities.

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Does your speech need Spanx? 5 ways to rein it in.

Speak Schmeak

Hand over the controls to automate the pace. While I'm moving this week, I've invited some of my favorite public speaking and communications bloggers to guest post here on Speak Schmeak. Please enjoy this post by Denise Graveline from her blog, The Eloquent Woman.

2011 134

Turn a presentation into a report or e-book

PowerPoint Tips

Word makes it fairly easy to automate this process. You might find it valuable to create a report or e-book from a presentation. While you may be familiar with creating handouts, you might want something longer or more structured.

2015 130

Deutsche Bank, Smart Contracts - The Beginning of the End of "Work," As Civilization Has Known It

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Nations, ranging from Canada to India, are also experiencing the impacts of artificial intelligence and automation. Sooner than many employees at Deutsche Bank anticipate, their new colleagues could be a robot.

2017 52

October Job Numbers All Good - Yet Serial Stays in Outplacement New Normal

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Also, they had to understand how their cover letters had to make the first cut passed automated screeners.  261,000 jobs created. Unemployment down to 4.1%. Hourly wages up 2.4% to $26.53. Those October numbers from the Department of Labor are all good.

2017 52

Does your speech need Spanx? 5 ways to rein it in.

Speak Schmeak

Hand over the controls to automate the pace. While I'm moving this week, I've invited some of my favorite public speaking and communications bloggers to guest post here on Speak Schmeak. Please enjoy this post by Denise Graveline from her blog, The Eloquent Woman.

2011 130

Silicon Valley - Branding in Play

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Essentially that is a monetary safety net for those whose employment were killed off by artificial intelligence and automation.  The high-value Silicon Valley branding is facing worldwide threats. 

2017 52

The Firm - Will Blockchain End All That?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There's no ambiguity that in the very near future, thanks to artificial intelligence and automation, fewer associates and partners will be required.

2017 52

A World Without Work - Unlearning Mandates of Protestant Ethic

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Artificial intelligence and automation will take over much of what humans used to do. Already in the United States, Spain, Netherlands, Kenya, Uganda, and India, there are pilot programs for UBI - Universal Basic Income. Essentially, UBI provides string-free monthly income.

2017 52

Drudge Report - Shift From Political Hurricanes to Real One Otto

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Send an email and you will probably get back an automated response that the professional is on vacation this week. The conservative Drudge Report has amazing news sense.

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