Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

  • 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 year-end hiring goals, shopping sprees, and party-hopping, sometimes you just need to curl up with some cocoa and a classic movie. Whether you’re brimming with holiday cheer or you’re ready to wring Rudolf’s neck, even the most...

  • 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 professional experience. After all, everybody is talking about up-skilling and getting ready for the jobs of the future. But, also let’s be honest—his office is a little cold and the commute kind of sucks. Plus, Mrs. Claus runs the show...

  • Here’s What a Winning Recruitment Video Looks Like (New Zealand Police Style)

    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 an action sequence worthy of a Michael Bay movie (aka Bad Boys 2) Make sure you have at least one cute pet (preferably in an outfit, uniform is even better) Invite a local celebrity to make an appearance (we see you William...

  • 4 Recruiting Humor Videos You Should Bookmark Right Now

    October 19, 2017

    If your job (or perhaps everything on the news) is giving you heart palpitations these days, we feel you. And it’s in moments like...

  • Meet Recruiter Dad: Because Recruiting is More Than a Job, ...

    October 6, 2017

    Have you ever caught yourself doing recruiter-y things outside of work? Think looking for referrals around every corner or maybe even...

  • 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...