Jared Smith

Posts by Jared Smith

  • 7 Recruiting and HR Leaders Give Career Advice to Their 23-Year-Old Selves

    September 17, 2018

    Twenty-three is an awkward age for most. You’re definitely not a kid anymore, but not quite considered an adult either. You’ve got your whole life and career ahead of you—and that can be as daunting as it is exciting. Navigating a career in the fast-paced world of recruiting and human resources is tough and missteps are inevitable. And who could blame you? At 23...

  • Get Ready for Talent Connect 2018 in Anaheim, California

    July 2, 2018

    Talent Connect, LinkedIn’s game-changing annual customer conference, isn’t until October, but we can no longer contain our excitement. 4,000-plus talent professionals will be descending on Anaheim, CA this year on October 9-11 to share best practices around the key challenges and trends shaping the future of work, help each other problem-solve, and most of all...

  • Every Recruiter Needs This CEO's Crude Hiring Catchphrase in Their Life

    June 5, 2018

    “Really take your time making this hire…” said no hiring manager ever. Every role you’re recruiting for needs to be filled ASAP. And not only do you need to hire someone fast—they need to be absolutely perfect. In other words, you’re under a lot of pressure. And this pressure can easily result in hiring someone quickly over finding the very best person for the...