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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    January 8, 2021

    In this week’s list of our must-read articles for talent professionals, you can find spotlights on two staples of the hiring process: resumes and job descriptions. Over at the Harvard Business Review, David DeLong and Sara Marcus imagine a world without resumes that embraces “open hiring.” “This approach,” they write, “which eschews resumes, interviews, and...

  • "None of us get to ‘own’ an employee. If someone’s hiring an employee from your team, that’s not poaching. That’s two managers collaborating for the win of the company.” — Chuck Edward, corporate vice president of HR at Microsoft

    10 Insights From Talent Leaders That Will Help You Prepare for 2021

    January 7, 2021

    The events of 2020 had a monumental impact on the way companies hire, manage, and develop talent. It’s enough to make you wonder what 2021 has in store — and how you can prepare. To help you shape your strategy for the coming year, we’ve rounded up 10 insightful (and inspiring) forward-looking quotes from recruiting and HR thought leaders in 2020. These nuggets...

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    How Putting Culture First Helped One Small Business Grow During the Pandemic

    January 6, 2021

    Prior to joining EQRx as VP of talent branding and recruitment, I had my own talent brand consulting company, working with notable brands on strategies to attract the right talent. I was up for a new challenge in biotech, but had not anticipated the impact of a global pandemic on my new endeavor. Our company, EQRx, a Massachusetts-based pharmaceutical company,...

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    How to Run a Virtual Recruiting Event That’s as Good — or...

    January 4, 2021

    At the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, countless organizations had to make a tough decision: Cancel their planned in-person...

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    7 of the Hardest Interview Questions Ever Asked

    December 30, 2020

    Based on the Quora thread: What is the toughest question ever asked in any interview? Obviously, interviewing is important. It’s your...

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    What Recruiting Was Like in 2020 (In GIFs)

    December 29, 2020

    2020 has been a tough year and every recruiter in the land has worked through unique challenges in all aspects of life. Hiring in some...