Recruiting Humor and Fun Articles

  • bud light seltzer now hiring chief meme officer

    Bud Light Launches a Hilarious Job Ad to Hire a Chief Meme Officer – Here’s What We Can Learn From It

    August 26, 2020

    “We at Bud Light have created the perfect hard seltzer… But we know a hard seltzer is only as good as its memes and, unfortunately, our memes our trash. We need someone who can change that for us.” That’s the opening of Bud Light’s new job ad for a “Chief Meme Officer,” a real position the company is hiring for (albeit only for three months). All candidates have...

  • Image of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr from the Hamilton play

    7 Lessons for HR Professionals from 'Hamilton'

    August 3, 2020

    When the musical Hamilton opened in 2015, it had something for everyone. The play “is the only thing Dick Cheney and I agree on,” quipped U.S. President Barack Obama. Hamilton set box-office records and received widespread critical acclaim — 11 Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, among many other honors. Earlier this summer, a filmed version of the...

  • Screenshot of woman on video call who turned herself into a potato

    4 Humorous Remote Work Moments for When You Need a Break

    July 29, 2020

    By now, many talent professionals have been working remotely for almost six months. But even if you’ve successfully adjusted to the “new normal,” working from home can be lonely and stressful at times. On the bright side, it can also be funny. From tech mishaps to misbehaving pets, there are aspects of remote work that often produce some lighthearted fun. So, if...

  • Photo of hand-drawn red heart handing from a piece of string

    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...

  • 5 Recruiting Lessons From Your Favorite Holiday Movies (the...

    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...

  • Screenshot of Santa's LinkedIn profile picture and headline

    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...