My 2021 Recruiting Utopia

I’m over 2020! Granted, this time of year is usually when I begin planning for the following year but this year there’s a different level of excitement. I’ve had more opportunities this year to speak to some vendors that have some exciting products that will transform our industry over the next few years. Since 2020 was such a shit show, I’m claiming 2021 to be the year of Recruiting Utopia. Continue reading My 2021 Recruiting Utopia

How Prioritization and WIP Limits Work Together in Sprint Recruiting

I recently shared one of our team’s success tips in a post on how to use blocks of time to launch a recruiting strategy. Time blocking in recruiting is a great tool but you may wonder when you’ll have the time to actually plan your activities. This is one of the key benefits of prioritization and WIP limits in recruiting. They allow you to quickly review your workload and identify how to organize your sprint to be successful. Continue reading How Prioritization and WIP Limits Work Together in Sprint Recruiting

What Recruiting can learn from Netflix on the importance of the Feedback Loop

Learning from Netflix: The feedback loop in the recruiting process is equally as important. It must be as quick and efficient as possible to ensure the sprint is successful. When you place feedback requirements and deadlines, you will begin to notice slight efficiencies early on. It’s when both the recruiter and the hiring manager solidify their partnership and commitment to achieving success in the sprint that the fun really starts. Continue reading What Recruiting can learn from Netflix on the importance of the Feedback Loop

Increase Recruiting Productivity with Ideal.com

As a recruiting leader, I am obsessed with how to increase recruiting productivity. One of my fascinations lately is how we can leverage AI in Recruiting to increase productivity. I was fortunate enough to connect with Mark D’Angelo with Ideal.com recently to talk about their product. This is not an endorsement of Ideal.com but rather a sneak peak at the awesome opportunities we have ahead if we begin using AI in Recruiting to increase productivity. Continue reading Increase Recruiting Productivity with Ideal.com

When you bite off more than you can chew-Working in Sprints

Recruiters are notorious for believing they can conquer the world then complaining because they are overwhelmed. Sprint Recruiting has taught my team and me how to be more successful and efficient by leveraging two week sprints. There are a ton of efficiencies to be realized when you focus on what you can and cannot conquer. Continue reading When you bite off more than you can chew-Working in Sprints