Sid Lipsey

Posts by Sid Lipsey

  • 5 Onboarding Fiascos From the Movies (That You Should Never Let Happen at Your Company)

    June 10, 2016

    A recruiter’s job doesn’t stop when a new person is hired. Once the recruiting ends, the onboarding begins. You have to make sure your new hire makes a smooth transition to their new job during a very delicate period - 22% of turnover occurs within the first 45 days, which costs the company at least three times the former employee’s salary. And in extreme...

  • Here is How Netflix Recruiters Find Stunning Colleagues

    June 9, 2016

    You might know Neflix as the home of House of Cards and Orange is the New Black. But among recruiters and employers, the video streaming giant is synonymous with “high performance.” Netflix’s PowerPoint deck about its winning-is-everything company culture is a viral hit, racking up more than 14 million views. And Netflix is known throughout Silicon Valley as a...

  • 4 Ways You Could Be Sabotaging Your Diversity Efforts According to Yelp, Coursera, and Grand Rounds

    June 8, 2016

    A lack of diversity is an issue that tech companies have a hard time hacking. “Over the past couple of years... major tech companies have started releasing their diversity numbers,” said The Wall Street Journal’s, Georgia Wells, at Lever’s Talent Innovation Summit in San Francisco, where she was moderating a panel on Diversity and Inclusion. “And over the past...

  • How to Overcome These 4 Difficult Salary Negotiation...

    May 31, 2016

    Isn't it great when salary negotiations are simple? You, the recruiter, make an offer to a dream candidate. "That's perfect!" exclaims...

  • 17 Words That Are Turning Women Away From Your Jobs

    May 25, 2016

    “Ninjas” may be killing your company’s diversity efforts. Ok, not “real” ninjas – I’m talking about the word “ninja.” Numerous reports...

  • This Hot Startup's Team Hiring Experiment Could Be the Next...

    May 17, 2016

    Danny Ocean, George Clooney's character from "Ocean's Eleven," was a master thief when he had his ten friends backing him up. But...