Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

  • 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 and You Need to See It

    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, copywriter Chase Zreet might be the first candidate ever to send in a rap music video for his job application. Chase knew that if he really wanted to work on the Sprite account at the New York-based ad agency, Wieden+Kennedy, he would...

  • 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 candidates find their calling. While you may not wear a cape, that’s pretty heroic. In fact, we think every recruiter is a superhero in their own right. That’s why we put together a list of five types of powers based on some of our...

  • 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...

  • Watch Santa Interview for a Brand New (Corporate) Gig

    December 12, 2017

    Santa (aka Nicholas Claus) joined LinkedIn a few years ago and ever since then has been wondering if it’s time to broaden his...

  • Here’s What a Winning Recruitment Video Looks Like (New...

    December 1, 2017

    If you are working on a recruiting video, here are a few tips from the New Zealand Police (trust them, they are pros at this): Include...