Posts by: Derek Zeller

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ATS Killer: Latest Google Hire Updates Are Massive Time-Savers

Google Hire ATS Admittedly, I am giant fanboy when it comes to Google and its products. I had a chance to speak with Google Hire team...

The not-so-hidden bias of ageism

I was recently at Talent 42 up in Seattle.  It’s a small conference for tech recruiters and sourcers and it is packed full of...

The sexual harassment that never happened

I want to preface this post by saying: Please keep an open mind.  I am not against the movements that have been going on and are...

Recruiters are likely underpaid by about $45,000/year

It’s a unique role that recruiters play really. We justify our existence by making placements — yet we are objectified by the...

Monkeys can admittedly teach us a lot about sourcing and TA

Planet of the Apes. King Kong.  Gorillas in the Mist. Dunston Checks In. Bedtime for Bonzo. George of the Jungle. Every Which Way but...

Cease and Desist #truestory

The Amex Job; My First, and Last, Cease and Desist Story

  “There’s a saying that you can’t put a price on a human life, but that saying is a lie because we have. We have, and...

Is That Candidate Not Responding to Your Social Media Pitch Because They’ve Gone to the Great Beyond?

“I mean, they say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the...

The Key to Success? It’s Getting the Hiring Manager to Really Trust Their Recruiters

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” — Dilbert creator Scott Adams...

A Recruiting Lesson From Baseball: Sometimes, It’s Not About the Money

I am now, and have been most of my life, a baseball fan. The off season is always interesting, especially seeing the movers and shakers...

When It Comes to Recruiting, New Laws Miss How We Negotiate Salary

“There’s no way I can justify my salary level, but I’m learning to live with it.” — Drew Carey The hottest...

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