Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

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    Here Are 5 Signs That a Candidate is 'The One'

    February 14, 2020

    As a recruiter, every day is a little like Valentine’s Day. After all, your job is all about playing matchmaker, pairing great candidates with jobs that they’ll love. And when you find that special someone, you have to “woo” them — showing them why your company is the one they’ll want to spend the rest of their life with (or at least the foreseeable future)....

  • 5 Recruiting Lessons From Your Favorite Holiday Movies (the Sequel)

    December 26, 2019

    From last-minute gift hunting to wrapping up work before the office closes, the holiday season can contain as much stress and chaos as it does magic and joy. And that’s especially true if you’re a recruiter trying to meet your year-end hiring goals, keep candidates engaged, plan for next year, and more. To keep your sanity, it's a good idea to take some you time...

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    What Santa Can Teach Us About LinkedIn Profiles

    December 24, 2019

    Have you seen Santa’s LinkedIn profile? Check out his Summary: Since it’s Santa’s busiest season, we were very lucky he found some time to sit down with us and answer a few questions. What makes your profile’s Summary so good? It is packed with personality and passion. It paints a vivid picture of the North Pole culture where employees are intrinsically...

  • 12 Gifts Recruiters Really Want This Holiday Season

    December 20, 2019

    You appreciate your recruiters. They work hard to bring great talent to your organization — without them, your business probably...

  • We Asked Kids Real Job Interview Questions — Here Are Their...

    October 10, 2019

    Raise your hand if you love asking or being asked the following interview questions: How many golf balls can you fit on a jet? Where...

  • Candidate Shows Up for an Interview a Month Early: Eager or...

    February 4, 2019

    The early bird catches the worm. At least, in most cases. Laura MacLean is a 21-year-old management and marketing student at Robert...