July 11, 2017
Meet Chris: Senior UI Engineer – Making Portfolium Pixel Perfect premium
Welcome back to our latest blog series dedicated to getting to know the people at Portfolium (or Planet Portfolium)! Our third interview will be with our Senior UI Engineer, Chris Guerrero. Strap on your space boots while you find out how Chris made the move from a polysci major to UI ninja / resident barista at […]
June 6, 2017
Who Uses Portfolium? [Infographic] premium
Portfolium is an assessment management and ePortfolio tool for educators, an ePortfolio network for students, and a job candidate discovery site for hundreds of companies. Since Portfolium is such a versatile system, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that there is a diverse audience that uses it.  For students, Portfolium provides an ePortfolio solution to […]
May 4, 2017
Meet Ashley: Crushing Campus-wide Implementations to Millions of Students premium
Welcome back to our latest blog series dedicated to getting to know the people at Portfolium (or Planet Portfolium). Our second interview will be with our Director of Implementations, Ashley Hyman. Strap on your space helmet while you find out how Ashley has combined careful planning, expert communication, and execution to successfully launch Portfolium to millions […]
May 2, 2017
Campus Career Fairs Aren’t Dead but Their Relevance is Changing premium
A quick online search will return hundreds of thought pieces about the relevance of career fairs on campus in today’s hiring market – most which all but scream that the strategy is dead on arrival. However, recent research by the National Association of Colleges and Employers highlights a different perspective. In a survey of job-hunting […]
April 26, 2017
7 Myths about Entry Level Hiring premium
Hiring managers have one of the most crucial roles in a company. Not only are they tasked with defining and filling open positions, but they also must ensure the hires they bring on are the best fit for the organization. The ability to do so is even more impactful when it comes to entry level […]
April 18, 2017
Doubling Down on Diversity in the College Recruiting Process premium
Diversity has become a hot topic among employers large and small in recent years, due in part to highly public reports released by some of today’s most newsworthy companies. Silicon Valley’s finest, like Twitter and Uber, have released less than praiseworthy marks in the area of diversity, and they have vowed to change it in […]
April 11, 2017
Attention Campus Recruiters: Your Target Schools Miss the Mark premium
Selecting core and target schools for on-campus recruiting is a way of life among most recruiters. There is a strong belief that sourcing recent grads and current college students from top-ranking colleges and universities saves both time and money throughout the recruiting process, and subsequently on training and cultivating on the job. However, filling open […]
April 6, 2017
Modernizing Your Campus Career Fair Strategy premium
Careers fairs have been a staple in on-campus recruiting for decades. Countless employers set up shop in the hopes the perfect candidate will casually walk by the brochure-heavy table and immediately fall in love. Although career fairs have some merit in sourcing qualified prospective hires, the process ends up feeling a bit like speed dating […]
March 27, 2017
Why Work Samples are King premium
Sourcing the best talent has traditionally come down to finding the most polished resume, whether from online resources like LinkedIn or recruiting sites, or direct from interested candidates. The unfortunate truth is that resumes, and the stock cover letters that accompany them are not hitting the mark in securing the next great hire, especially when […]