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    The 3 Strategies X, the Moonshot Factory Uses to Find Candidates Who Will Change the World

    December 12, 2019

    When Rachel Williams joined X, the Moonshot Factory (formerly Google X) earlier this year as the head of equity, inclusion, and diversity talent acquisition, she quickly realized that this wasn’t going to be like anything she’d done before. She’d spent more than a decade in the talent space, but the corporate environments she’d previously worked in were nothing...

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    Why Identifying Performance Objectives Is the Most Important Step to Hiring Top Talent

    December 11, 2019

    In their landmark study — First, Break All the Rules: What the World’s Greatest Managers Do Differently — Gallup introduced their Q12 employee engagement survey. The Q12 describes in priority order what the best managers do and need to do to create high performing teams. Number one on the list? “Clarify Expectations Up Front.” Whether you’re a sourcer, recruiter...

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    These Are the Fastest-Growing Jobs Around the World

    December 10, 2019

    I’m happy to announce the roll out of the third LinkedIn Emerging Jobs Report, particularly because — judging by the results — this may be the last year we’ll need a person to write the introduction. Next year, it will probably be produced with artificial intelligence by, say, Robot Louis Stevenson. This year we’ve scoured LinkedIn to identify the...

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    9 LinkedIn Talent Product Updates You Need to Know

    December 9, 2019

    The start of a new decade is right around the corner, and with it will come a fresh set of exciting opportunities and hiring...

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    The 10 Must-Read Articles for Recruiters This Week

    December 6, 2019

    Brand warrior. Digital prophet. Meat distribution engineer. These are just some of the job titles that landed on a list of the...

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    This New Approach to Performance Management Can Take It...

    December 5, 2019

    The classic performance review — here’s how you did, here are your goals, here’s your pay bump (or your pink slip) — is widely reviled...