Gregory Lewis

Posts by Gregory Lewis

  • 9 Tips to Make Your Meetings Less Painful and More Productive

    January 15, 2018

    For many of us, meetings are not our favorite part of the day. And yet, believe it or not, they make up 39% of our overall work time. On top of that, according to a Salary.com survey, 47% of employees find meetings to be the biggest time-waster and distraction at work—they’re simply a necessary evil for any effective organization. From intake meetings with...

  • The 20 Most Promising Jobs of 2018

    January 11, 2018

    When that perfect candidate considers the job you’re offering, they’re not just thinking about salary or title. They’re thinking about career growth, advancement, work/life balance and more. They’re looking for the whole package. At LinkedIn, we wanted to figure out a way to discover the most promising jobs with just the right blend of these highly-coveted...

  • 10 Unexpected Interview Questions to Get Unrehearsed Answers

    January 9, 2018

    “What is your greatest strength?” “Name a time you faced a challenge at work.” You’ve probably asked these generic questions more times than you’d like to admit. The problem isn’t just that they’re passé—it’s that candidates can see them coming a mile away and they’ve prepped predictable answers to your predictable questions. You don’t want to ambush candidates,...

  • 8 Quotes From Talent Leaders That Will Help Prepare You for...

    January 8, 2018

    It’s 2018. A new year and a new chance to hone your recruiting skills. That’s why it’s the perfect time to look back at all the...

  • 5 No-Nonsense Tactics to Make “Diverse Hiring” More Than a ...

    January 4, 2018

    Your company can say it wants more “diverse talent,” but you can’t leave it at that. While diversity sounds great and it’s easy to...

  • How Amazon Is Hiring 25,000 Veterans in 5 Years

    December 27, 2017

    “Why do you recruit?” asks Sean Kelley, Talent Acquisition Director at Amazon, speaking to an audience of recruiting professionals at...