Record registrations for annual Careers24 Recruiter Boot Camps
The wait-listed annual Careers24 Recruiter Boot Camps that took place in Johannesburg and Cape Town in March 2017 demonstrated a need for online recruitment portals to empower recruiters to employ effective, engaging online recruitment strategies.
“We understand the need to keep up in the fast-moving and demanding recruitment industry,” said Careers24 General Manager Marc Privett. “With the constant technological developments in the online space, workshops such as these have the dual effect of empowering recruiters to use online recruitment more effectively and giving us the opportunity to engage face to face with our recruiter partners.”
“We were very pleased by the positive response we received from recruiters, from the day we announced the dates of this year’s events. We even had to arrange an additional event in Johannesburg to accommodate more attendees.” said Careers24 brand manager Shaun Clarke.
Hosted in conjunction with Demitri Tambourlas of DEMsays, the topics discussed focused on new approaches, skills and tools.
The topics covered at the Johannesburg events were:
The topics addressed in Cape Town were:
According to Demitri of DEMSays: “I truly believe our industry is on the cusp of seismic shift. For those of us not afraid to slaughter some sacred cows, untold success awaits. However, those of us hanging on to how we got here will find the business puzzling and scary. The old ways won't work, but the old essence is here to stay. As I have said many times, there isn’t much wrong in any of our lives that a placement doesn’t fix!”