The Next Big Thing in Recruiting

The Next Big Thing in Recruiting

Let us dream a little on this one and come up with some ideas that we hope we might see happen in recruiting. Even if we do not think they will.

Listen in on what our panelists have to say.

This event is part of the “Let’s Talk Recruiting” series where a panel of recruiting practitioners get together online and have a conversation on a variety of topics related to corporate recruiting.

Our Panelists…

Name & LinkedIn Profile Group Title Company
Ed Sayson TA Leaders Talent Acquisition Leader ARC Document Solutions
Edward Cruz TA Leaders Global Recruitment Lead, Data Science and Technology GroupM
Justin DeLauri TA Leaders Director, Talent Acquisition Definitive Healthcare
Katherine Amato Recruiting LA Senior Corporate Recruiter Guitar Center

Some of the attendees…

Name & LinkedIn Profile Group Title Company
Candace B. Recruiting Atlanta Sr. Corporate Recruiter EIS
Cindy Kelly Recruiting Atlanta Executive Director/ Search Consultant/ Coach Genesis Professional Services
Mariam Malik Recruiting Atlanta Senior Talent Acquisition Partner Vonage
Lauren Melson Recruiting Atlanta Campus Manager, Doctor Recruiting Heartland Dental
Deb Ryan Recruiting Boston Contract Recruiter USI Insurance Services
Jessica Marotta Recruiting Boston Principal, Talent Acquisition Forrester
Patrick Ward Recruiting Boston Talent Acquisition Partner Halloran Consulting Group
Julianna Raffa Recruiting Boston Recruiter Timberland
JENNIFER ONEIL Recruiting Boston Talent Acquisition Manager Forward Financing (previous)
Shawn McGoorty Recruiting Boston Manager, Talent Acquisition Steward Health Care
Robin Moschetti Recruiting Boston Talent Acquisition Manager Brainshark
Eileen Beno Recruiting Chicago Senior Technical Recruiter / Scientific Recruiter Fermilab
Barbara Fasth Recruiting Chicago Recruiting Manager Menasha Packaging
Cindy McWilliams Recruiting Chicago Talent Manager American College of Surgeons
Sarah Schaefer Recruiting Chicago Senior Recruiter Fresenius Kabi USA
Tonia Romanelli Recruiting Chicago Talent Acquisition Manager & Advisor EY
Maria Smithson Recruiting Chicago Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist Faithlife
Heather Sisson Recruiting Dallas Talent Acquisition Leader Bottle Rocket
Antonia Ndi Recruiting Dallas Talent Acquisition Partner Academic Partnerships
Christine Drelling Recruiting DCBmore Global Team Lead - Technical Recruiting Sitecore
Shelbi Davis Recruiting Denver Sr. Talent Advisor - Digital Services & Technology Charles Schwab
Joe Sorrow Recruiting Denver Talent Acquisition Partner FullContact
Kelly Greene Recruiting Denver Contract Corporate Recruiter Merrick & Company
Allyson Leszman Recruiting Denver Talent Acquisition / Operations Transformation Looking for Work
Christopher Smith Recruiting Houston Talent Management _ Senior Non Commission Officer United States Army Reserve
Chris Bowen Recruiting Houston Senior Recruiter Looking for Work
Vira Garcia Recruiting Houston Director of Recruiting vcfo
Tiffany Reyna Recruiting Houston Talent Acquisition Percepta
Cynthia Lopez Recruiting LA Sr. Regional Healthcare Recruiter CVHCare
Bianca Medici Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Manager Havas Edge
Christine Doane Recruiting LA Director, TA On the market
Cara Schaeffer Recruiting LA Recruiter Tiktok
Jennifer Ward Recruiting LA HR Recruiter II - Americas Wesco Aircraft
Sylvia Correa Recruiting LA Sr. Talen Capital Group
Bez Rengifo Recruiting LA Sr. Manager / Director, People Services (HR Business Partner department) Loma Linda University Health Care
Michelle McKnight Recruiting LA Senior Recruiter Herbalife
Mike Crosby Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Partner Age of Learning / ABCmouse.com
Lance Hunsicker Recruiting LA Executive Recruiter Parsons Corporation
Cindy Wong Recruiting LA Sr. Talent Acquisition Specialist Princess Cruises
McKenzie Sutton Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Consultant Mammoth Distribution
Seth Hilgert Recruiting Minneapolis Principal Talent Acquisiton Consultant Donaldson
Denise Ward Recruiting Minneapolis Technical Recruiter Wunderlich-Malec Engineering
Becky Gramenz Recruiting Minneapolis Sr. Talent Acquisition Specialist Looking for Work
Evan Waldera Recruiting Minneapolis Senior Recruiter Sovos
Janelle Mofsenson Recruiting NYC Talent Acquisition Coordinator Invesco Ltd.
Le Nguyen Recruiting Phoenix Talent Acquisition Travelers
Elaine Dewitt Recruiting Phoenix Contract Recruiter HonorHealth
Diane Redinger Recruiting Portland Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition Altium
Anu Sodhi Recruiting Seattle Principal Recruiter Edifecs
Annette Gregersen Recruiting Seattle Sr. Corporate Recruiter T-Mobile
Katie Fitzner Recruiting Seattle Sr. Recruiter (Contract) Walmart eCommerce
Wendy Vandel Recruiting Seattle Health Services Recruiter Washington State Department of Corrections
Anca Cristea Recruiting Seattle Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist West Monroe Partners
Brittanie Phelan Recruiting Seattle Region Recruiter- Pacific Northwest Herc Rentals Inc.
Kathy Simmons Recruiting Seattle Technical Recruiter Accenture
Melisa Medrano Recruiting SFBA Manager, Talent Acquisition NGM Biopharmaceuticals
Sydney Clark Recruiting SFBA University and Diversity Sourcer Udemy
Josie Morgado Recruiting SFBA Sr. Sourcing Recruiter Zillow
Karen Tuozzo Recruiting The Triangle Senior Recruiter, Legal Liberty Mutual Insurance
Lucinda Lara Recruiting The Triangle Recruiting Analyst Globant
Brandon Diehm TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition?Tax & Audit Heidrick & Struggles
Michelle Marquand TA Leaders Director Of Recruitment Operations Center West Region Hilton Worldwide
Annette Rushin TA Leaders Director, Recruiting Dovel Technologies
Mahen Kathirithamby TA Leaders Director Of Recruiting Looking for Work
Jay Barrow TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition Southern States Cooperative
Michael Martinolich TA Leaders Head of Global Recruiting NERA Economic Consulting
Glenn Murani TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Optima Global Solutions
Jean Sheehan TA Leaders Director, Talent Acquisition ConServe
Michael Jin TA Leaders Senior Director, Talent Acquisition AuditBoard
Karen DiGenova TA Leaders Global Head of Talent Acquisition Columbia Sportswear Company
Ryan Reeder TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition Sorenson Communications
Justin DeLauri TA Leaders Director, Talent Acquisition Definitive Healthcare
Kathy King TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Confluent Health
Dawn Losinger TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition Precision BioSciences
JoDee Klinker TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Carson Group
Monica Parker TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition and Development Helget Gas Products
Coleen Kane Hiring TA Leaders Talent Acquisition Volkswagen Group of America Innovation and Engineering Center California (IECC)
Amy Clem TA Leaders Director, Talent Acquisition - National Geographic Partners Fox
Andrea Constantinides TA Leaders Director, Recruiting Operations Align Technology
Rachel Broder TA Leaders Director Of Recruiting Industrious
Nancee Martin TA Leaders Managing Director Corporate Recruiting AvAirPros
Jessica Wall TA Leaders Associate Director SAGE Therapeutics
Shelley Radford TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition The Wonderful Company
Jim McMillin TA Leaders Vice President of Talent Acquisition Optum
Marnie Jarrett TA Leaders Director, Leadership Recruiting USI Insurance Services
Christy D. TA Leaders HR I Talent Acquisition Putman Media
Jennifer Talley TA Leaders Director, Global Talent Acquisition Nutanix
Tracey Saccani TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition Air Products
Tim Mayer TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Kraus-Anderson Construction Company
Kelly Colig TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition Le Creuset
Alli Burton TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition McKinstry
Edward Cruz TA Leaders Global Recruitment Lead, Data Science and Technology GroupM
Cara Kuhn TA Leaders Manager/Director of Talent Acquisition Wesley Enhanced Living
Jennifer Parulekar TA Leaders Associate Director, Research & Advisory Recruiting Gartner
Bix Cruz TA Leaders US Head of Recruiting, Airbus Urban Mobility (Vahana, UTM, Voom and Systems) Airbus
Ingrid Smith TA Leaders Director Global Talent Acquisition Globalization Partners
Joe Shanbaum TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition - Autonomous Vehicles Ford Motor Company
Vinay Velivela TA Leaders Vice President - Head of Global Operations/ Talent Acquisition/ Recruitment/ Staffing Services Libsys
Guiti Nabavi TA Leaders Director Talent Acquisition MyVest
Matthew Liptak TA Leaders Director, Talent Acquisition Aura
Chris Rosenau TA Leaders Director of Technical Recruiting Coupang

We asked our attendees, “What do you think is the “next big thing” in recruiting?”

Here are their answers:

  • AI
  • AI
  • AI
  • AI
  • AI
  • AI
  • AI and complete cenrtalization of all functions
  • AI and Google analytics
  • AI and machine learning
  • AI assisted search
  • AI for sourcing
  • AI for top of the funnel
  • AI recruiting
  • AI sourcing
  • AI?
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Artificial Intelligence Process
  • Assessment Based Interviews
  • ATS that suits everyone's needs
  • Augemented / enhanced virtual recruiting abilities / process
  • Automation
  • Bot screens - though ugh.... 🙂
  • Candidate video (short) presentations in addition to the resume
  • Candidate video cover letters
  • chatbots...
  • D&I AI tool.
  • D&I, Virtual Interviews, AI
  • Deepening AI, customization in candidate favor
  • Digital Job Descriptions and Enhanced video interviewing with smart body language reading tools
  • diversity and inclusion
  • EB
  • Enhanced employer branding
  • Enhanced/innovative automation for applicant tracking and efficient screening mechanisms
  • Fundamentals
  • Getting back to basics with great manager and candidate experience
  • global access to candidates and virtual hiring
  • I hope it's not AI
  • I'd love to find out!
  • i'm unsure - it's got to be around virtual hiring
  • Job boards with pre-screened (science based assessments) and pre-interviewed candidate databases.
  • Job testing/ trial as a new way of doing employer branding, or hiring in a highly competitive market
  • location flexibility - work from anywhere
  • Looking to find out!
  • More AI
  • More AI
  • More automation, more creative ways of finding / contacting candidates.
  • more current than upcoming, but the recruiting/hiring (and maybe on-the-job) process being 100% virtual.
  • more innovated virtual recruiting
  • No more resumes
  • Not sure! I'm here for new ideas! Currently using TextRecruit and Zoom and wondering what other ideas might be out there!
  • Paragraph position descriptions that attract the driven, out of the box thinkers
  • Post -COVID. Competing with companies who choose to remain remote. Candidates prioritizing companies based on support of causes
  • Promoting WFH
  • Recruiting owning more pieces of the employee experience
  • RPA
  • social recruiting, less sourcing due to current high unemployment rate
  • Something technology driven 🙂
  • Talent Acquisition CRM tools
  • Tech, there are so many startups right now focused on recruiting support.
  • That is what I am hoping to learn!
  • True diversity, not just arbitrary number goals.
  • Unsure
  • video interviews
  • video interviews, video submissions for applications and a universal platform to house these
  • Virtual - everything.
  • Virtual Career Fairs are going to become more popular; hiring more remote workers in some industries; enhancements in AI
  • Virtual Career fairs.
  • Virtual everything?
  • Virtual Interviewing becomes the norm
  • Virtual interviewing platforms/models
  • Virtual interviews, AI software for screening
  • Webinar interviewing
  • work from home post Covid era
  • WOW, I seriously have no idea.
  • Zoom interviews

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