Samantha McLaren

Posts by Samantha McLaren

  • 10 Reasons Candidates Drop Out of Your Hiring Process — and What You Can Do

    July 22, 2019

    There’s been a 20% increase in job seekers dropping out of the hiring process over the past year, according to the Washington Post. That’s a major shift and makes one thing abundantly clear — in a tight talent market, candidates can afford to be picky and aren’t afraid to shift gears quickly. To help you avoid candidate drop out, we’ve put together a list of...

  • LinkedIn’s Head of Recruiting Shares the Checklist His Team Uses to Get the Most Out of Every Intake Meeting

    July 18, 2019

    You already know intake meetings are important — it’s your chance to get clear on the role you are hiring for and set yourself up for success. But, according to LinkedIn’s head of recruiting, Brendan Browne, not getting the most out of intake meetings is a common mistake. “Doing a really great intake meeting is one of the most important and often missed...

  • 8 Recruiting Productivity Hacks to Save Time, Lower Your Stress, and Allow You to Read ‘War and Peace’ (Kidding)

    July 11, 2019

    You’ve got targets to hit and candidates to wow. But as your to-do list stretches endlessly before you, it may feel like you can’t possibly do both. After all, there are only so many hours in the day.  Luckily, there are plenty of ways to make your time go further. Even making a few tiny tweaks to your work processes can make a massive difference, putting...

  • 3 Insights About This Year’s New Grads — and What They Mean...

    July 2, 2019

    It’s summer, and you know what that means — a new crop of bright-eyed, bushy-tailed graduates have thrown their caps in the air and...

  • 5 Ways to Recognize and Delight Your Employees

    July 1, 2019

    Employees who don’t feel recognized for doing great work are twice as likely to be job hunting and 34% more likely to leave their...

  • 5 Ways Companies Celebrate Pride All Year Long – and Show...

    June 25, 2019

    For the LGBTQ+ community, Pride Month is an opportunity to celebrate being who you are and loving who you love. Celebrated in June in...