Coffee with a Recruiter

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  • Paul Abercrombie (Director of Talent Acquisition - Klaviyo)

    Paul Abercrombie is a Director of Talent Acquisition at Klaviyo. In this episode, we discuss:(01:58) intro to Paul and Klaviyo(04:10) Klaviyo culture and communities(09:00) thoughts on the current job market from a recruiter's POV(15:35) AI, new tech companies, thoughts on Metaview(22:00) new flexible working legislation

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  • Helping start-up founders with Beth Nevins -

    In this episode, I speak with Beth Nevins, the founder of Developa is a people and talent consultancy that helps start-ups hire and develop the best talent. We discuss Beth's journey to becoming VP of People and Talent, starting developa, how developa helps start-ups and examples of projects she's delivered. This episode was recorded a while back, so do visit their website for a more up-to-date introduction. Enjoy!
  • Reinventing consulting at Radically Digital

    Lilyana Kostadinova (Head of People Experience) from Radically Digital joins us to discuss culture at a people-driven consultancy:(00:20) Intro to Lilyana, career journey and joining Radically Digital(06:00) Radically's mission, growth, remote work(19:30) What makes Radically Digital a great place to work?(23:00) What type of person would thrive in your environment?(27:00) Diversity, onboarding and Benefits. Where can we go for more info?
  • Making money and budgeting less stressful with Cleo

    Annie Jackson (Head of Talent Acquisition) from Cleo joins us to discuss life at a fast-growth, diverse tech company:(00:45) Intro to Annie, career and growing into a head of talent(01:30) Cleo's mission, products, history(04:00) What makes Cleo a great place to work?(09:00) Diversity at Cleo(13:00) What type of person would thrive in your environment?(16:00) What are the onboarding and Benefits? Where can we go for more info?
  • Empowering students and educators at Kognity

    Danny Crook (Talent Acquisition Manager) from Kognity joins us to discuss life at an ed-tech company and what makes Kognity a unique workplace:(00:45) Intro to Danny, differences between the UK and Swedish workplace(06:50) Kognity's mission, products, history(11:30) What makes Kognity a great place to work?(23:35) What type of person would thrive in your environment?(28:00) What are the onboarding and Benefits? Where can we go for more info?Enjoy!
  • Intro to PeopleOps with Ellie (Birdie) and Max (Intruder)

    We're joined today by Ellie (Senior People Partner - Birdie) and Max (Head of People - Intruder), where we discuss the PeopleOps function, their day-to-day tasks, and future developments in the people function.(00:00) Intro to Ellie, Max(03:40) What is PeopleOps, day to day examples (09:40) transitioning to PeopleOps(13:10) working with recruiters(16:40) What advice can you give people wanting to move over?(24:10) Future of people teams,including%20legal%2C%20ethical%20and%20structural
  • ChatGPT first impressions with co-host Zumar Dean (Director of Talent, StackAdapt)

    Zumar Dean joins me in discussing ChatGPT and the potential impact of AI on recruitment. We start with what ChatGPT is and then go into how to apply it for:(06:00) job intakes, job descriptions, bias in AI(15:10) sourcing, reach outs, LinkedIn posts, salary ranges, market mapping, boolean search(24:00) employer branding, writing blogs, career pages(29:00) assisting but not replacing recruiters and limitations of ChatGPT(34:30) candidates, students using ChatGPT to cheat?Some links:Coldfusion's video on ChatGPTHung Lee's podcast episode