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The Post and Pray Podcast: Recruit Like a Marketer

On this episode of The Post and Pray Podcast, host Holland Dombeck talks to Katrina Kibben, Director of Marketing at, on a topic we love to talk about at… Get the Rest

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The Ten “Apply Now” Commandments

We're all feeling the same thing here... candidates are different today than they were yesterday. We need to interact with them differently. We need to recognize that they


If You Want a Culture of Feedback, You Should Measure the Sensitivity of Those You Hire

Feedback has never been on the menu for most of us, people. Here's a taste of what I'm talking about from the aptly-named Tim Sackett Project: Here are the

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Talent Acquisition is a Zero-Sum Game

There is a mathematical concept called Zero-Sum. What is says is basically when one person, organization, etc. will gain, there is an equal loss by another person, organization, etc.

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WEBINAR: Top 10 Ways To Use Glassdoor For Good (Not Evil)

Let’s face it. HR pros have a long history of being uncomfortable with sites like After all, the only people that use and sites like it are disgruntled ex-employees that you


Don’t Hire the Next Dilbert – Interviewing Early Career Professionals

You’ve been there before—you’re interviewing a candidate with three or so years of experience, and you have no idea what you are hoping to find. None. They aren’t


Women Should Flirt More

FOT Note: Where my ladies at!? This Friday, we're giving you a golden gift---a blast-from-the-past FOT post you know you want to read again... trust us, it's so good,

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You Deserve an HR Sabbatical

There is an alternate universe where human resources professionals are revered as workforce leaders. They are offered paid leave every seven years to learn more about their industry.

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Lose Your Illusion III*

I spend an inordinate amount of time studying humans. My job is to help companies connect with them, engage them, provide reasons for them to change and adopt


What We Mean When We Say “Talent”

We catch a fair bit of grief in HR for using the term, Top Talent. The problem, of course, is that talent means different things to different people.