Pipeline (Member community): Log-in | Create an account

The Employment Line

Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry…

Share |

2014 DirectEmployers Member Awards: Submit Your Work

September 24th, 2014 by DirectEmployers

Every day, our Members juggle multiple Affirmative Action Plans, career site launches, employer branding campaigns, veteran hiring initiatives, OFCCP audits and more with limited budgets and resources. Most of the time, these efforts go unnoticed. DirectEmployers would like to acknowledge and share your hard work via the DirectEmployers Member Awards Competition.

Read more
Share |

3 Steps to a Better My.jobs Site

August 26th, 2014 by DirectEmployers

Flexible, simple and user-friendly are just a few of the reasons why employers have invested in the My.jobs Network. When used to it’s full potential, the capabilities and benefits of My.jobs truly multiply. In this video featuring VP of Digital Strategy, Heather Hoffman, learn three steps to enhance traffic, search optimization and analytics:

Read more
Share |

7 Things You Need to Know About the NLx

July 22nd, 2014 by DirectEmployers

The National Labor Exchange, often referred to as the NLx, is an unprecedented public-private partnership between DirectEmployers Association (DE) and the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA). But what exactly does that mean, and how does it benefit both job seekers and employers? Watch this episode of The Employment Line to learn more:

Read more
Share |

Unplugged with Rob Dromgoole: “Some recruiters say I’d rather jab a fork in my eye than talk about compliance.”

July 8th, 2014 by DirectEmployers

DirectEmployers was fortunate to have Rob Dromgoole, Director of Recruiting for Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), present at the 2014 Meeting & Conference in Washington, D.C. earlier this year. With over 17 years of experience, he definitely knows his stuff and has incredible industry insight. Check out this video from an interview with Rob to […]

Read more
Share |

Road Shows and Events to Spark Interest and Grow Membership

July 1st, 2014 by Nancy Holland

The first two quarters of 2014 have been extremely busy for DirectEmployers Association staff and Members. There have been many opportunities to showcase our products and services to the Human Resources industry. Why do we jump on planes and fly across the country with handouts and PowerPoints? Because there is strength in numbers and the […]

Read more
Share |

Stand Out to Job Seekers – Introducing Enhanced Jobs and Featured Companies

May 29th, 2014 by DirectEmployers

How can you standout among thousands of employers vying for your desired candidate’s attention? VP of Digital Strategy Heather Hoffman has the answer. Learn more as she discusses the latest capabilities of the My.jobs Network – enhanced jobs and featured companies – in this episode of The Employment Line.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 10: Happy Holidays from DirectEmployers

December 17th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

DirectEmployers Association would like to wish all of our Members, partners and supporters a cheerful holiday season. We know this time of year can be a mix of stress and joy, so several staff members collaborated to create a video with some tips to help you get through the season:

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 9: National Disability Employment Awareness Month Efforts from ODEP & EARN, DEAM13 Registration Deadline

October 7th, 2013 by Nancy Holland

October is an important month for the Association. Not only is the DirectEmployers Annual Meeting and Conference just days away, but it also is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)–a topic that is on all federal contractors’ minds in light of the revisions to Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act. Watch our latest episode of The Employment Line to learn how DirectEmployers is helping Members with disability outreach and to get some great DEAM13 tips.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 8: Response to Final Rule for VEVRAA and Section 503, Important DEAM13 Reminders

September 10th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

The fall season brings change… temperature, color of leaves and our schedules. This year, however, maybe you’ve noticed another change? The Department of Labor’s announcing the release of the Final Rule for federal contractors related to Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA) and Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Watch our latest installment of The Employment Line and read more below:

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 7: DirectEmployers Awards Deadline Reminder, Veteran Career Fair

August 13th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

August… reminds me of the county and state fairs, last minute vacations, back to school shopping, family reunions, heat waves and… the submission deadline for the first ever DirectEmployers Award Competition. Watch the latest episode of The Employment Line or read the post below to learn more!

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 6: Members Recognized by DoD, Improving Compliance Initiatives, Social Media Risks & Rewards

July 10th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

School may be on break, but DirectEmployers and our Members are still hard at work. Learn more in this episode of The Employment Line.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 5: DEAM13 Tracks, Veteran Career Fair and Member Awards Competition

June 11th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

What do a beach, zoo, Osprey and Cameron Diaz have in common? The answer and more about DEAM13 in this episode of The Employment Line.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 4: Veterans Career Fair Announced for DEAM13

May 14th, 2013 by Nancy Holland

This year’s DirectEmployers 2013 Annual Meeting & Conference will feature a Veterans Career Fair! Learn more in the episode of The Employment Line.

Share |

The ZipLine: DEAM13 Sneak Peek

April 9th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

In this short clip, get a preview of San Diego and learn more about what to expect at this year’s DirectEmployers Annual Meeting & Conference (DEAM13).

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 3: 2013 ILG Conference, Networking with DirectEmployers

March 12th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

The 2013 ILG Conference is coming to our hometown, Indianapolis, July 30 – August 2. Learn how to network with DirectEmployers at this conference and year-round in this episode of The Employment Line:

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 2: Annual Meeting & Conference Location, Employers Connect Kicks Off, Improving HR Technology

February 12th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

Three terrific ways for to network and learn about the latest industry related news and technology including the DirectEmployers 2013 Annual Meeting & Conference, on this episode of The Employment Line

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 1: Military Online Career Fair, Social Media Mashup

January 8th, 2013 by DirectEmployers

With the New Year comes new business objectives and strategy. DirectEmployers has you covered! In this episode:

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 15: Members Recognized as Military Friendly Employers, Working with DVOPs, 4 Tips for Recruiting From the Military

November 13th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • Many Member Companies Recognized on G.I. JOBS 2013 Top 100 Military Friendly Employers ® List on MilitaryFriendly.com
  • Benefit of Reaching Out to DVOPs
  • 4 Useful Tips for Recruiting Top Talent Exiting the Military
Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 14: National Disability Employment Awareness Month, DEAM12 Gets Mobile, Twitter Chat

October 9th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • Partnerships that Work: Linking Up to Improve Disability Employment Outcomes
  • DE Goes Mobile
  • Keynote Highlight: Sage Steele
  • HRCI Credits
  • #DEAM12 Twitter Chat Reminder

Register for the #DEAM12 Twitter chat today!

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 13: DEAM12 Preview, Twitter Chat & Mystery Event

September 11th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • DEAM12 Session Highlights: Strategic Interviewing, Employment Brand, Mobile Career Fair Engagement, Military Outreach and Partnering With Your State Workforce Agency
  • 9/12 #DEAM12 Twitter Chat
  • Guess the DEAM12 Mystery Event
Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 12: How to Start a Veteran Employee Resource Group, WAPES, and 2012 ILG Conference

August 12th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • Highlights from the 9th Annual World Association of Public Employment Services Congress
  • Sponsoring and speaking at 2012 NILG Conference
  • How to start a Veteran Employee Resource Group
Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 11: Key Tips for Talent SEO & How You Can Help Redefine Online Recruitment

July 10th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • Tips on SEO for recruiting
  • Taking advantage of your ATS and source code tracking
  • Join the .JOBS Advisory Committee
Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 10: 5 Tips to Prepare for an OFCCP Audit

June 12th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • 7 Best SEO Job Marketing Strategies webinar
  • USAJOBS.gov adds government positions to the NLX
  • 5 tips to prepare for an OFCCP audit
  • DEAM12
Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 9: 3 Tips for Improving Your SEO Strategy for Recruitment

May 8th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • 3 Tips for improving your SEO strategy for recruitment
  • Upcoming Employers Connect to focus on social media in recruiting, 4212 and 503 compliance, advanced talent acquisition practices and maximizing limited resources – bonuses include networking with other member companies, AND receiving HRCI credits for attending
  • Fun fact in honor of mother’s day
Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 8: Tip for Recruiting with Social Media, #rethinkDE

April 24th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

How to get the most out of your membership with the “Owning Your Membership” webinar series; Annual Conference (DEAM12), recruiting volunteers for committees; tip about social media in recruiting; SEILG Conference; #rethinkDE; Employers Connect, May 16th in Newark, NJ

Read more
Share |

The ZipLine: Location Revealed for DEAM12

April 10th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

From the Circle City to the Wild West, check out the destination for the 2012 DirectEmployers Annual Meeting & Conference (DEAM12)!

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 7: College Recruiting Tips from NACE, 10,000 Jobs Challenge & 2012 Annual Conference Date

March 27th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

Suggestions for college recruiting efforts from NACE, 10,000 Jobs Challenge for veterans and military spouses, and the 2012 Annual Meeting & Conference

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 6: Employers Connect, New Layout on State .JOBS Sites, Women’s History Month

March 13th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

On this episode of the Employment Line, we review the recent Employers Connect event, highlight the incredible visual enhancements made to the .JOBS State sites – Billboard Homepages – and applaud the many women in our membership as part of National Women’s History Month.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 5: Announcing the DirectEmployers Foundation, Open Source, Getting Involved and IMDiversity

February 28th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

DirectEmployers Foundation created to empower job seekers through using free and trusted open-source web applications, IMDiversity reflects on the Super Bowl

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 4: Recognition From Media on US.jobs & .JOBS Career Microsites

February 14th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

DirectEmployers has received a lot of media coverage for the recent launch of US.jobs and hosting .JOBS Career Microsites. Over 400 Fortune 500 companies have implemented .JOBS Career Microsites!

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 3: National Mentoring Month

January 31st, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

Member, Dennis Smith reflects on culture at St. Jude Medical.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 2: White House Visit with President Obama and Jon Bon Jovi, 24 Hour Fitness Makes Headlines, Diversity

January 17th, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

  • Summer Jobs+ announced… and we were there
  • 24 Hour Fitness hiring plans unveiled
  • 2012 Employers Connect dates released
  • Diversity and inclusion partners recognized
Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 1: 2011 Year In Review

January 3rd, 2012 by DirectEmployers

In this episode:

Highlights from 2011 including the launch of the .jobs Universe and partnerships with the U.S. Department of Labor and Facebook.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line: Special 2011 Holiday Edition

December 13th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Special 2011 Holiday Edition

The Employment Line Blog is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The ZipLine: 5 Ways to Avoid OFCCP Requirement Pitfalls

November 15th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The ZipLine: 5 Ways to Avoid OFCCP Requirement Pitfalls

The Employment Line Blog is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 16: Social Jobs Partnership

November 1st, 2011 by DirectEmployers

DirectEmployers Association & The Social Jobs Partnership

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 15: DirectEmployers Association’s 10th Anniversary – A Look Back

October 18th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

DirectEmployers Association’s 10th Anniversary: A Look Back

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 14: DEAM11, DirectEmployers’ 10th Anniversary

October 4th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

Sneak peek at what happened at DEAM11, DirectEmployers Association’s 10th Anniversary

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The ZipLine: Shama Kabani Takes Center Stage

September 7th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The ZipLine: Shama Kabani Takes Center Stage

The Employment Line Blog is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 13: Transitioning Military, Military Crosswalk & .jobs Initiative

August 23rd, 2011 by DirectEmployers

Transitioning Military, Military Crosswalk & .jobs Initiative

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The ZipLine: Corporate Message and Participation in Social Media

August 10th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The ZipLine: a quick tip for HR professionals regarding corporate messages and participation in social media.

The Employment Line Blog is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 12: What It Means to be a Member, National ILG, Military Crosswalk

July 26th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

What It Means to be a Member, National ILG, Military Crosswalk

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The ZipLine: Your Job Openings, Your Branding

July 12th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The ZipLine: a quick tip for HR professionals.

The Employment Line Blog is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 11: AT&T Taking Brand Back

June 28th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The ZipLine: Diversity & Inclusion

June 15th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The ZipLine: a quick tip for HR professionals.

The Employment Line Blog is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 10

June 2nd, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 9

May 17th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 8

May 7th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 7

April 20th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 6

April 6th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 5

March 22nd, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 4

March 8th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 3

February 22nd, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

The Employment Line, Episode 2

February 8th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more
Share |

Introduction to The Employment Line

January 25th, 2011 by DirectEmployers

This is The Employment Line: Your direct connection for trends, tips and tools in the employment industry.

The Employment Line is brought to you by DirectEmployers, a non-profit association of global employers, which provides simple, sophisticated solutions for Human Resources and Recruitment.

Read more