The Talent Innovation Blog

Fresh insights on recruiting strategies, hiring best practices, and company culture

Employer brand

Why You Shouldn't Use Free Job Posting Sites

by Jen Dewar

There are 18,100 Google searches, on average, for “free job posting” every month. It’s easy to understand why—budgets and time are limited, and you need to make both stretch in order to fill roles in your organization. However, free job posting sites may actually do more harm than good, particularly when ...

Employer brand

Why You Shouldn't Use Free Job Posting Sites

by Jen Dewar

There are 18,100 Google searches, on average, for “free job posting” every month. It’s easy to understand why—budgets and time are limited, and you need to make both stretch in order to fill roles in your organization. However, free job posting ...

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Sourcing & Nurture

Ask the Sourcing Squad: Your Biggest Sourcing Snafu

by Maya Humes

We started by hearing their biggest sourcing success stories. We loved reading their most creative email subject lines. We were surprised to learn what most people get wrong about sourcing. And that's not all. Over the last few months, our Sourcing ...

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Diversity & inclusion

The Diversity and Inclusion Handbook

by Maya Humes

The topic of diversity and inclusion in the workplace - D&I, as it’s become known - has never been more prominent than it is today. Many leaders, hiring managers, and their teams are genuinely hungry to build an environment in which candidates from ...

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Recruitment process

3 Reasons to Double Down on Internal Recruitment

by Jen Dewar

When a role opens up at your company, do you consider internal candidates to fill it? As time to fill, cost per hire, and—by extension—the cost of a bid hire continue to rise, talent acquisition professionals need to consider all possible talent ...

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Events Recruitment process

5 Strategies that Have Powered Shopify's Stunning Growth

by Maya Humes

In 2011, Shopify had 40 employees total, no recruiting team, and one unassuming HR intern with no prior HR experience. Today, their employee count has soared to 2,000+ employees, 60 of whom are in talent acquisition. That former intern? She’s now ...

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Product Sourcing & Nurture

See What’s New in the Premium Lever and LinkedIn Integration

by Kiran Dhillon

At Lever and LinkedIn, we’re always looking for ways to improve the lives of our users. That’s why last year we built an integration to help our shared customers work seamlessly between our two systems.

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Recruitment process

7 Eye-Opening Tech Recruiting Stats from Matt Charney

by Jen Dewar

Matt Charney is the Executive Editor at Recruiting Daily and Chief Content Officer at Allegis Global Solutions. At our Talent Innovation Summit, he provided his snarky insights on what the rest of the world can teach Silicon Valley. He started off ...

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