Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

  • The Incredible Tale of How a Crafty Recruiter Transformed a Frog Into a Purple Squirrel

    March 21, 2017

    Note: I have this from trusted sources that the following is no fairy tale. Many years ago, in the land of Spamalittle, King Rter lived in a castle surrounded by a moat filled with frogs, croaking day and night. In his quest to maintain rule over his kingdom, Rter needed more mighty knights to fight dragons, battle the omnipresent tax collector and fully...

  • 14 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Career in Recruitment

    March 17, 2017

    I  very often make the claim that I studied the least vocational subject possible at university - Philosophy. Upon graduating, the only thing I wanted from a career is to be surrounded by, and heavily interact with, people. But I was a naive graduate with no idea what career options were out there. What did I do? I went to a graduate recruitment agency of course...

  • 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 [...

    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...

  • The 9 Candidates You'd Want to Hire After Watching the 2017...

    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...

  • 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...