Jared Smith

Posts by Jared Smith

  • The Best 5 Books to Give a Recruiter for the Holidays—According to Talent Leaders

    December 17, 2018

    Whether you’re looking for a gift for a co-worker or just want to treat yourself this holiday season, these books will make the perfect stocking stuffer for any talent professional. We asked some of the industry’s most recognizable leaders which books have helped them build successful careers in recruiting and HR. Their answers cover a range of topics from...

  • NYC vs. DC: How Amazon's Two New HQs Compare on Talent

    November 15, 2018

    The Amazon HQ2 selection has been nothing if not exciting to watch. Like a battle royal wrestling match, we waited with bated breath, as 238 cities were gradually disqualified to leave just one standing. Which made it all the more shocking when Amazon announced that two cities would share the title of HQ2: Crystal City, VA, in the Greater Washington D.C. area...

  • 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....

  • Every Recruiter Needs This CEO's Crude Hiring Catchphrase...

    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...