Inspiring Stories Articles

  • 8 Quotes From Talent Leaders That Will Help Prepare You for 2018

    January 8, 2018

    It’s 2018. A new year and a new chance to hone your recruiting skills. That’s why it’s the perfect time to look back at all the insights dropped in 2017. Whether you’re amped up on ambitious resolutions or you’re still recovering from the holidays, we can all use some extra inspiration. Sure, you could re-read a year’s worth of blog posts, rewatch the standout...

  • A Poem-Worthy Look Back at All the Ways Recruiters Crushed It in 2016

    December 7, 2016

    2016 is almost over -- and it most likely had a good amount of ups and downs (hopefully more of the former). However you’re feeling about the end of the year, one fact can’t be denied… recruiters, sourcers, recruiting coordinators and talent acquisition leaders have transformed businesses across the globe. The work you do has a profound impact on people’s lives....

  • Starbucks' Head of Talent Acquisition Urges Recruiters to Recognize Their Power to Lead Change

    October 27, 2016

    When John Phillips, the Head of Talent Acquisition at Starbucks, looks at his recruiting team he doesn’t see a group of people who are there to just find the world’s best talent and bring them inside the company. He sees a group of people who are there to lead change. This may sound lofty, but it’s part of a very conscious effort companies like Starbucks are...

  • A Look at the World’s Most Passionate Recruiter: Jim...

    February 12, 2016

    There might not be another human being on earth more passionate about recruiting than Michigan Head Football Coach Jim Harbaugh....

  • 9 Quotes That Will Inspire and Delight Any Recruiter

    February 5, 2016

    A great quote can change the world. A few hundred years ago, a man said, “All men are created equal,” and the world changed. Fifty...

  • Recruiters: Act Like a Pilot, Not a Taxi Driver

    October 23, 2015

    Screenwriter, executive coach, and standup comedian Deborah Frances-White had a simple message to recruiters in a speech at Talent...