The SIA Executive Forum is an annual leadership summit each year that brings together hundreds of leaders from across the staffing industry to learn, network and share their ideas. This year’s theme was “Dare to Lead” and aimed to provide a roadmap on how to best lead your organization in an industry that’s constantly shifting.
The Recruitics team was in San Diego for the event this week and following along on Twitter. Here are some of our top takeaways, as told by the Twittersphere:
With leadership the hot topic of discussion, there was no shortage of pull quotes to choose from. One in particular that got a lot of attention is this one which reminds us what leadership (in staffing, and in general) is all about:
Talks weren’t only dominated by Facebook’s new jobs features, though. Monster brought their famous “Wall of Ideas” to this year’s conference, gathering important insight in the process. In case you’re having trouble reading some responses they include: candidate quality and data and analytics.
And finally, what would an SIA Executive Forum be without live music? That’s one question we never hope to learn the answer to, and this year we didn’t just get live music, but an “industry band” as well (shout out to Art Papas):
That’s a wrap from San Diego. If you were at SIA’s Executive Forum and have a tweet you think should have made our roundup, connect with us on Twitter @recruitics and let us know.
Rather meet the Recruitics team in person? The next industry event we’ll be attending is the London OnRec Awards on March 9 and we’ll be back States-side for the TAtech Spring Industry Conference from April 22-23 in Chicago, Il.
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