Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

  • Google Rejected a 7-Year-Old Girl, In the Best Way Possible

    February 17, 2017

    I don’t know about you, but when I was seven, I spent most of my time pretending to be a dog. My barking was my parents’ faithful alarm clock most mornings. It was great. And then there’s seven-year-old Chloe Bridgewater from Hereford, England, who recently sent her version of an application to work at Google to "google boss.” Just take a look: Like any good...

  • Every Day is Valentine’s Day for Recruiters - Here is the [Photo] Proof

    February 14, 2017

    For better or worse, February 14 - the beloved and dreaded Valentine’s Day - comes once a year. We get love notes, flowers, chocolates...or avoid the whole darn thing. But for you, recruiting badasses, Valentine’s Day is no big deal. Why? Because for you, it’s a love fest all year round. You’re being wooed by candidates who want the job you’re hiring for. You’re...

  • The 9 Candidates You'd Want to Hire After Watching the 2017 Super Bowl Ads

    February 3, 2017

    The Super Bowl—the NFL’s season-ending, winner-take-all event—attracts millions of viewers from across the globe. Some watch for the game, sure. But countless others show up for the other drama, unfolding onscreen between plays: the commercials. With airtime prices topping $5 million for 30 seconds, the ads have become a winner-take-all event, too. But watch...

  • Spotify Thinks Big and Crafts an Ambitious Job Description ...

    January 12, 2017

    President Obama just gave his farewell address to the nation, and is ready to go on a well-deserved holiday. However, Spotify has...

  • Interviewing Candidates Over Lunch? Lettuce Help You With...

    October 14, 2016

    Legend has it that during lunch interviews, Henry Ford would observe if a candidate put salt on their food before tasting it. If they...

  • 9 Jobs You Might Have Recruited For 200 Years Ago, But Have...

    September 28, 2016

    Imagine writing a job description for a chimney sweep. “Must not mind getting more than a little dirty and the possibility of getting...