THE BLOG!

Here on the blog you’ll find summaries from The Hiring Partner Perspective podcast, and reruns of The #SocialRecruiting Show. Of course, periodically, I’ll also throw in a helpful rant about recruitment or candidate experience. Enjoy!

Anna Boyarkina: The Honour In Hiring Katrina Collier

Anna Boyarkina: The Honour In Hiring

Snooping around Anna Boyarkina's profile had me super curious to hear about her career to date; from studying economics & business, to starting her own events business in Russia, to starting TEDxPerm, and of course, how that led to her current role as Head of...

Iris Kroonstuiver: Balancing Inner Gender Roles Katrina Collier

Iris Kroonstuiver: Balancing Inner Gender Roles

As soon as I was introduced to Iris Kroonstuiver, I knew it was going to be an amazing conversation. It is. Grab pen and paper and settle in, because you won't want to miss a moment. Of course, Iris is an exceptional hiring leader because she was referred by Alla...

Kay Epps: Shared Responsibility Katrina Collier

Kay Epps: Shared Responsibility

At the end of this conversation, you'll know why I was excited to speak to Operations Director, Kay Epps, after Michael Goldberg made the introduction. Kay talks about 'loving the bricks', working in a white male-dominated industry, and the resilience it took to...

Joshua Hoffman: Integrity & No A*holes Katrina Collier

Joshua Hoffman: Integrity & No A*holes

Without hesitation, Alla Pavlova said, "Joshua Hoffman!" when I asked for a fabulous hiring leader to interview and in 30 minutes you'll understand why! As a recruiter, she has seen how the engineers respect him and his effective hiring decisions. I couldn't wait...

Suzanne Wolko: Mind The Gap Bias Katrina Collier

Suzanne Wolko: Mind The Gap Bias

Suzanne Wolko is a fabulous Financial Services Executive with experience in Finance, HR and Operations, and a slayer of "this is how we've always done it" mentality which I adore, of course. She doesn't fit in a box.  A recruiter's nightmare to understand instantly...

Peter Nichol: Hire For Learning Intelligence Katrina Collier

Peter Nichol: Hire For Learning Intelligence

By the end of this interview with CIO & CTO, Peter Nichol, two of his books were in my shopping basket (but don't tell him I was multi-tasking!). If you're busy hiring for IQ or EQ, you'll want to hear why you should be hiring for LQ! Lost? Don't worry, in 31...