Vivian Giang

Posts by Vivian Giang

  • The Woman Who Built Netflix’s Culture Did It With These 5 Things In Mind

    November 2, 2016

    What Sheryl Sandberg calls "the most important document ever to come out of the Valley" is a 124-page presentation about company culture that’s been shared over 15 million times on Slideshare. Just to be clear, there are no gifs, animations, or music anywhere on the deck. There are just words. That document, called "Netflix Culture: Freedom & Responsibility,"...

  • 6 Tactical Tips for an Effective Social Media Recruitment Plan

    October 18, 2016

    Say you’re shopping for a car. Do you buy the first car you see in a lot? Probably not. What you do is go online, do some research, read reviews and maybe even check out your social networks to see if you know someone who’s already an owner. In other words, before you make that big purchase, there are many “touch points” that need to occur. And it’s the same for...

  • 3 Key Recruiting Tactics Which Propelled GE’s Transformation Into a Software Company

    October 13, 2016

    When GE started recruiting for its newly-formed digital business, GE Digital, back in 2012, the most common reaction from prospects was: “If we want to work in software, we go to a startup or Google. GE is a hardware company.” Definitely not what a recruiter wants to hear when tasked with hiring 800 software engineers in six months. At the time, the company’s...

  • 5 Reasons Why You Aren't Getting Quality Hires

    October 12, 2016

    Get your running shoes on—chasing purple squirrels is about to get a whole lot more intense in 2017. That is, unless you know exactly...

  • 7 Things Netflix Recruiters Do to Create a True Partnership...

    October 5, 2016

    Chances are, you’ve done some marathoning (or at least heard of) Neflix's hit shows like House of Cards, Narcos, and Stranger Things....

  • 9 Jobs You Might Have Recruited For 200 Years Ago, But Have...

    September 28, 2016

    Imagine writing a job description for a chimney sweep. “Must not mind getting more than a little dirty and the possibility of getting...