Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

  • 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 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...