Recruiting Tips Articles

  • How to Build a Personal Brand That Will Impress Even Oprah

    January 10, 2019

    When you hear the name Oprah Winfrey, several things spring to mind: her “favorite things,” her book club, and most importantly her openness and empathy. That’s because Oprah’s personal branding game is on point. She’s worked hard to shape the way she’s perceived and developed positive associations with her name. “Even if you’re not a fan of Oprah, her brand is...

  • 3 Talent Lessons from One of the Best Books of the Year

    December 27, 2018

    Tara Westover grew up the youngest of seven children in a survivalist family that shunned doctors and hospitals, all forms of government (she has no birth certificate), and public education. The first time Tara set foot in a classroom she was a 17-year-old freshman at Brigham Young University (BYU). Tara’s first day at BYU was bumpy. She raised her hand and...

  • The Most Popular LinkedIn Recruiting Stories of 2018

    December 21, 2018

    2018, it’s been real. And it’s been busy – especially for talent professionals. With quit rates reaching a 17-year-high in the U.S., many of you had long days trying to wow candidates – and also find more thoughtful ways to screen for potential and diverse mindsets. It’s also been a year when data-driven decision-making became even more crucial. Nearly 69% of...

  • The Best 5 Books to Give a Recruiter for the...

    December 17, 2018

    Whether you’re looking for a gift for a co-worker or just want to treat yourself this holiday season, these books will make the...

  • 5 Things Every Recruiter Needs to Know About First...

    December 12, 2018

    We all know you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. And we all do it anyway. For you, the impulse to make snap judgments may kick in...

  • Out-yelling Hiring Managers Doesn’t Work – Out-facting Them...

    November 21, 2018

    I learned long ago you couldn’t “out-yell” a hiring manager who claimed your perfect candidate was ill-equipped to handle the role....