Category: The Changing State of Talent Acquisition

The world of talent acquisition is in a constant state of change. The smartest companies are continually evaluating their tools, processes, and marketing strategies to find better ways to attract top talent. We go beyond the generalist topics you find on legacy HR-related news sources. Each week we’ll dive deep into articles, people, and themes that impact The Changing State of Talent Acquisition.

Episode 35: The Shape of Work—A New Language for Talent Matching

Episode Description This week we welcome Hung Lee to the podcast. With more than 20 years of recruiting experience, Hung is the creator and curator of the wildly popular “Recruiting Brainfood” newsletter and community, and Founder of Workshape.io, a next generation matching service for tech talent. Topics include: the origin […]

Episode 34: Birth of an Industry—The Evolution of Employer Branding

Episode Description This week we welcome Aaron Kraljev to the podcast. Aaron began his career at Wells Fargo, where he served as VP – Marketing Program Manager for the Student Banking Program, before transitioning in 2009 to lead the organization’s employer brand and candidate advocacy program. At the time, the […]

Episode 33: Beyond Pedigree—How Assessments Are Democratizing Technical Recruiting

Episode Description This week we welcome Vivek Ravisankar, CEO of HackerRank, to the podcast. Vivek co-founded HackerRank in 2012 with the mission of using skills assessments to match developers with the right jobs. Since then, the company has helped more than 2,000 organizations go beyond résumés and ‘pedigree’ to find […]

Episode 32: Lightning in a Bottle — How Miami Mayor Suarez is Building the Next Silicon Valley

Episode Description This week we welcome Francis Suarez, Mayor of Miami, to the podcast. Mayor Suarez made news in recent months with his Twitter activity promoting Miami as the next Silicon Valley. We sat down to discuss the tweet that went viral, how Miami is capitalizing on this “lightning in […]

Episode 32: Lightning in a Bottle — How Miami Mayor Suarez is Building the Next Silicon Valley

Episode Description This week we welcome Francis Suarez, Mayor of Miami, to the podcast. Mayor Suarez made news in recent months with his Twitter activity promoting Miami as the next Silicon Valley. We sat down to discuss the tweet that went viral, how Miami is capitalizing on this “lightning in […]