Paul Petrone

Posts by Paul Petrone

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    7 of the Biggest Problems Recruiters Face (And How to Overcome Them)

    March 9, 2020

    My goal was to find the biggest challenges facing recruiters. My first instinct was to go to a bar recruiters frequent and see what they were commiserating about. With that, I discovered two things: 1) there aren’t a lot of recruiting-focused bars out there, and 2) when you go up to a person at a bar and ask them what their biggest problems are, rarely do they...

  • The Top 10 Interview Questions You Should Ask When Hiring a Recruiter

    June 1, 2019

    The mantra of any recruiter worth their salt is that people matter above all else — and that the key to building a lasting organization is continually hiring great talent. Therefore, it makes perfect sense that recruiting leaders really, really care about the people they hire to fill out their talent acquisition team. And they should, because hiring a great...

  • How to Live Your Best Work Life, According to Mindy Kaling

    March 12, 2019

    Actress, writer, producer, and entrepreneur Mindy Kaling — famous for her appearances in titles like The Office, The Mindy Project and, soon, Late Night — sat down with LinkedIn Head of Global Diversity Rosanna Durruthy Saturday in The LinkedIn Studio at South by Southwest in Austin. The fireside chat was signature Mindy, full of self-deprecating humor and...

  • Employees Share the 4 Most Frustrating Things Bosses Do

    November 27, 2018

    If you are a manager, and your goal is to build strong and lasting relationships with your employees, there are two characteristics...

  • LinkedIn's CEO Jeff Weiner Reveals What the Top Companies...

    October 11, 2018

    In front of more than 4,000 people at Talent Connect in Anaheim, Calif. Wednesday, LinkedIn’s CEO Jeff Weiner outlined two strategies...

  • LinkedIn's CEO: These Are the 3 Trends That'll Shape the...

    October 4, 2017

    At the eighth-annual Talent Connect in Nashville, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner shared his view on the most important trends impacting the...