Recruiting Toolbox is proud to welcome corporate recruiting innovator, entrepreneur, and respected talent practitioner, Shannon Anderson, as Principal Consultant. Shannon draws on over 25 years of talent acquisition, executive search and leadership experience, including 14 years as a corporate recruiting practitioner.  During the hyper growth years at Microsoft, she created and led the renowned Strike

When I talk with talent leaders at different companies, one of the hottest topics on their minds is social recruiting. While most leaders know that social needs to be a critical part of their recruiting efforts, many are struggling with how to optimize the strategy and select tools that will help them meet their goals.

By Ben Gotkin For over 3 years now, the Talent Board has brought considerable attention to the Candidate Experience and its impact on an organization’s recruiting success.  As experts on recruiting process, technology, interviewing and selection, candidate engagement, we at Recruiting Toolbox certainly have had a very keen interest in this issue as we work

Focus on the big stuff in 2014

Monday, 06 January 2014 by

The New Year is here and so is the deep freeze! I’m writing from Chicago (or Chiberia as we are calling it today) where it is 14 below zero with a wind chill of a “freeze your face off in no time” 37 below. Seriously, we are colder today than Antarctica and Siberia. There is

Recruiting Toolbox, Inc. is pleased to welcome Matt Grove to the team as a Principal Consultant, based in Chicago. Matt brings more than 15 years of talent acquisition and talent management experience to Recruiting Toolbox, including a long tenure at KPMG – a Big Four consultancy with more than 150,000 employees. While at KPMG, he

So It Began…So It Begins

Tuesday, 04 September 2012 by

by Ben Gotkin John Vlastelica was kind enough to welcome me to Recruiting Toolbox on this blog a couple weeks back.  I wanted to take the opportunity to share with you how I got to this point in my career in the recruiting profession. And so it began… Over 18 years ago during my final

Recruiting Toolbox, Inc. is pleased to welcome Ben Gotkin to the team as a Principal Consultant, based in Washington, DC. Ben Gotkin has been helping companies develop and deploy recruiting strategies for over 15 years. He’s been a recruiting leader at companies like McGladrey, MITRE, BAE Systems, and – most recently – as a Recruiting

Recruiting Toolbox, Inc. is pleased to welcome Chris Havrilla to the team as a Principal Consultant, based in Atlanta. Chris Havrilla started her career as a software engineer and IT consultant, so yes, she’s a bit of a geek…in a good way!  She quickly found her passion in recruitment and sourcing, and worked her way

Recruiting Toolbox, Inc. is pleased to welcome Greg Stock to the team as Senior Consultant, based in Silicon Valley. Greg Stock will draw on almost 15 years of recruiting experience to help Recruiting Toolbox clients identify and implement effective recruiting strategies, processes, systems, tools, and training.  He’s successfully led global sourcing, assessment, technology, and process