Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

  • What 5 Horror Movies Can Teach You About Hiring This Halloween

    October 31, 2018

    Whether you can’t wait to get into your costume today or plan on doing your best to avoid the holiday entirely, Halloween is upon us. And no matter how you feel about it, it’s a great excuse to kick back with a scary movie—and snack on all the candy that was meant for trick-or-treaters #NoJudgement. But as it turns out, some scary movies aren’t just scary—they...

  • I Love It When Candidates Do These 8 Things

    August 24, 2018

    Sit back, close your eyes and picture the perfect candidate in your mind. What are they like? What makes them perfect? Yes, obviously you want them to meet every desire on the hiring manager's wish list and accept the offer. But there are many more attributes that we recruiters dream of when working with candidates through the hiring process (and beyond). I...

  • Every Recruiter Needs This CEO's Crude Hiring Catchphrase in Their Life

    June 5, 2018

    “Really take your time making this hire…” said no hiring manager ever. Every role you’re recruiting for needs to be filled ASAP. And not only do you need to hire someone fast—they need to be absolutely perfect. In other words, you’re under a lot of pressure. And this pressure can easily result in hiring someone quickly over finding the very best person for the...

  • This Candidate Created a Rap Video for a Job Application...

    April 24, 2018

    You've heard of candidates bringing cupcakes to their job interview or even sending their resume in the form of a candy bar. But,...

  • Every Recruiter Has at Least One of These 5 Superpowers

    April 17, 2018

    As a recruiter, you’re constantly using your intuition, gadgets, and skills to save companies from a shortage of talent—and help...

  • 5 Recruiting Lessons From Your Favorite Holiday Movies

    December 19, 2017

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year…generally speaking. Let’s be honest: the holiday season can be pretty stressful, too. Between...