Tag: recruiting strategy

Ep 447: Dealing With Disruption

Back in 2020, there was an acknowledgement that talent acquisition had changed forever but a sense that things would eventually stabilise into a new normal. Two and half years later, it is clear that the only new normal is continual long-term disruption, change and uncertainty. So what should TA leaders […]

Ep 441: Human-Centered Talent Acquisition

Everything is changing very quickly in talent acquisition, and many employers are struggling to keep up with the ever evolving best practices that are driving results. It’s a critical moment to get a helicopter view of what talent acquisition strategies are working and the successful attributes of the highest performing […]

Ep 440: Resilience In Talent Acquisition

The current challenges talent acquisition teams face are well documented, and on this podcast, we explore the strategies and technologies that TA leaders are using to address them. The one thing we don’t talk about enough collectively as an industry is the considerable effects two years of unprecedented pressure and […]

Ep 437: Improving Speed & Quality

The one theme that has come over very clearly in the conversations I’ve had with talent acquisition professionals in the last 12 months is the relationship between speed and quality in the hiring process. Speed is currently a competitive advantage which means many employers are focusing intensely on speeding up […]

Ep 435: Personalization (Part Two)

This is part two of my mini-series on personalization. So to recap, I feel very strongly that personalization is the new Megatrend in Talent Acquisition. Offering personalized recruitment marketing, candidate journies, assessments, feedback, onboarding, and communication will be critical objectives for employers over the next few years. Candidates are demanding […]

Ep 434: Personalization (Part One)

Those of you who have read my book Digital Talent (available wherever you get your books!) will know that I feel very strongly that personalization is the new megatrend in talent acquisition. Offering personalized recruitment marketing, candidate journies, assessments, feedback, onboarding, and communication will be critical objectives for employers over […]

Ep 430: Developing People Analytics

With a growing number of use cases, people analytics continues to develop both in sophistication and the amount of value it drives for employers. However, despite the quantum leap in recruiting technology we’ve seen in the last few years, I still feel that talent acquisition is significantly lagging behind where […]

Ep 428: Strategies For The Great Resignation

Whether it’s the Great Resignation or the Great Reset, whatever you choose to call it, it is undeniable that employers are currently finding it extremely challenging to attract and retain talent. So which strategies should companies be exploring to improve their odds in such a difficult market? My guest this […]

Ep 425: Building A High Performing Talent Acquisition Team

I know that many TA Leaders who are listening are currently scaling or rebuilding their talent acquisition teams. Market challenges and rapid advancements in the sophistication and availability of technology have changed the game for talent acquisition in the last 24 months. So how do you structure and scale a […]

Ep 423: Perfecting The Candidate Experience

Delivering a high-quality candidate experience isn’t easy, but it has arguably never been more critical with the recruiting challenges employers are now experiencing. Over all the years that candidate experience has been an industry talking point, what has become clear to me is that it is fundamentally a strategic rather […]