The Recruiter Recharge Podcast E1: How To Hire A Great Recruiter

Kris Dunn HR, Jason Pankow, Kris Dunn, Recruiting

Editor’s Note – Welcome to the 1st episode of the Recruiter Recharge, a new podcast series we’re doing with the uber-pro team at Newton Software

On today’s show we have Joel Passen, Co-Founder and Head of Sales/Marketing at Newton Software, and Jason Pankow, Staffing Program Manager at Microsoft and FOT blogger, on How To Hire A Great Recruiter.

Joel and Jason join host, Kris Dunn, to chat about the best way to hire a great recruiter.  Hit the podcast and move forward to hear specific topics at the following timestamps:

5:00 – Jason Pankow tells a great story about a job fair where a Mom lectured her son about staying in school…

7:00 – Joel Passen breaks down why hiring recruiters who act like Macgyver is so important…

12:20 – Joel, Jason and KD talk about the difficulty of recruiting in the Bay Area….

16:20 – Joel throws out his top 3 traits that great recruiters share…

25:00 – The gang talks about hunter vs. farmer and why you need to consider that when hiring recruiters…

31:20 – JP, JP and KD talk about where to find the type of recruiters you want and how to write JDs to attract the right recruiters…

38:50 – Joel gives us his top 2 questions to cut through all the BS when hiring recruiters…

Hosts: Kris Dunn and Joel Passen

Producers: Julia Lindsey & Cara Lucas

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