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  • What These 5 Leaders Would Ask If They Only Had Time For 1 Interview Question

    August 28, 2017

    Pretend you can only ask your candidates a single interview question—one measly question to base your entire hiring decision on. This might sound like an impossible task. However, years of experience have taught some leaders that there’s often one “magic bullet” question that helps them judge if a candidate will be a perfect fit. The five leaders below swear by...

  • 5 Things New Hires Want During Onboarding

    September 7, 2017

    Ah yes, that candidate you’ve been after has finally signed your offer letter. Time to watch them cruise on in and be successful. Sadly though, that's not how things work. Data shows that onboarding a new hire can make or break how their perceive the company and how productive they are. So if you want that new hire to stick around and kick butt, you need to make...

  • How Netflix Reimagined the Recruiter-Hiring Manager Relationship

    August 24, 2017

    Recruiters and hiring managers work together all the time, but that doesn’t mean they’re really collaborating. Instead, it can often feel like a vendor-customer relationship: managers place orders, recruiters fill them by following predefined processes. Sure, there are discussions and adjustments, but it’s ultimately more about tactics than strategy. But not at...

  • 10 Eyebrow-Raising Things Hiring Managers Say (and How to...

    September 15, 2017

    Throughout my career in recruiting I’ve encountered hiring managers across the spectrum, from the incredible to the “who on earth made...

  • One Personality Trait Great Candidates Share—and How to...

    September 12, 2017

    There’s a word for candidates who embody many of the soft skills you’re looking for—passion, perseverance, humility, grace under...

  • The 4 Skills That Will Help You Stand Out as a Recruiter

    September 6, 2017

    Unemployment is at a 16-year low and job openings are at a record high, according to recent statistics from Bloomberg. While this is...