Recruiting Strategy Articles

  • How GM’s Fast-Moving Recruiters Helped Save Lives

    May 12, 2020

    For recruiters, finding talent is always critical. But recently, for the recruiting team at General Motors, it became a matter of saving lives during a pandemic. In mid-March, GM and Ventec Life Systems of Bothell, Washington, began working on a plan to rapidly expand production of Ventec’s VOCSN critical care ventilators to help COVID-19 patients in the United...

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    Employees Stay 41% Longer at Companies That Use This Strategy

    March 4, 2020

    Even employees who love their jobs rarely stay in the same role forever. People want to make career moves — whether that means moving up, trying something new, or finding a role that’s a better fit. And companies that help employees do those things reap the benefits. LinkedIn’s Global Talent Trends 2020 report found that employees stick around 41% longer at...

  • 10 of the Most Successful Business Leaders Share Their Secret to Discovering Great Talent

    February 17, 2020

    Ray Kroc, the man who grew McDonald’s into the hugely successful global franchise it is today, famously said, “You’re only as good as the people you hire.” Ray was right: No one builds a great company alone. That’s why successful business leaders know that finding exceptional talent is the key to ensuring their companies thrive. To help you follow in the...

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    Make Internal Hiring a Success by Avoiding These 5 Pitfalls

    February 5, 2020

    One of the most important developments in talent acquisition is completely OG, an old-school idea with some interesting new wrinkles....

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    The 3 Strategies X, the Moonshot Factory Uses to Find...

    December 12, 2019

    When Rachel Williams joined X, the Moonshot Factory (formerly Google X) earlier this year as the head of equity, inclusion, and...

  • Generalist vs Specialist: Which Kind of Recruiter Should...

    November 12, 2019

    There’s a saying in certain circles that Java is to JavaScript as car is to carpet. It’s a phrase developers often use to explain...