The Chad & Cheese Podcast

The Chad & Cheese Podcast

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HR’s Most Dangerous Podcast


Talent.com had me at “Hello”
Dec 5 • 3 min
Neuvoo - also known as - The polite Indeed - is becoming…. Drumroll please Talent.com, wait.. Talent.com? Yes, Talent.com… Gone will be the days of trying to spell and/or pronounce Neuvoo, Newo-veuoo or however you’d like to say it.
Programmatic Fire Sale
Dec 3 • 33 min
This episode features Jason Roberts a guy who knows recruitment, process, and technology. This podcast is jam-packed with topics like: - It’s a “Programmatic Fire Sale” - I Frankensteined a tech stack - Monster matching works? - Hatin’ on Indeed’s Be Seen…
Plump Acquisitions
Nov 28 • 34 min
On this thankful episode, JZ lands a new gig, ClickIQ is hiding something (probably in their comfy pants) and Cielo enjoys a Visage. Whether you prefer pumpkin or pecan, you’re gonna love this week’s show. * Clinch Acquisition * Symphony Tech Group sells…
When Brand Meets Tragedy
Nov 26 • 17 min
How do you prepare for a crisis? A tragedy? How do you prepare your people? Remember your people are your brand, right? How do you ensure the people are getting the right message, that you are handling the spray of inaccuracies on social media and much…
WTF is RXO?
Nov 25 • 35 min
Technology disruption. We hear it a lot, but what does it really mean in the world of work? Pontoon’s Tim Meehan seems to have it all figured out, as he nicely lays out in the presentations he does around the globe. Enter Chad & Cheese who say, “We’ll be…
The Crowd Wins Over Robots
Nov 25 • 4 min
Cielo invests in Visage and makes crowdsourced sourcing a real thing!
Google for Jobs is ALIVE
Nov 21 • 41 min
LIVE from sunny Arizona… Ummm wait., no that’s rain-soaked Arizona for the iCIMS iNFLUENCE conference. We’re talking: - Google for Jobs LIVES - Indeed goes gig - Slack takes it in the nuts - again - LinkedIn has its sights on the Supreme Court against hiQ…
Indeed Goes Gig
Nov 20 • 2 min
The Shred is a bite-sized bit of recruitment news to help make sure you’re in-the-know, even if you’re on-the-go. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology
Firing Squad: Applichat’s Adam Chambers
Nov 19 • 34 min
Is it a chatbot? Is it a Facebook advertising platform? Is it bound for global domination? Well, let’s not get carried away here, but Adam Chambers and Applichat bring its goods to the Firing Squad. To say Chad & Cheese are split on this one would be an…
Hell Hath No Fury
Nov 14 • 38 min
Hell hath no fury like a bunch of salespeople screwed over by a greedy company, which is why CareerBuilder’s back in court. In addition to this news, the boys cover - Bullhorn’s new bullshit, - McDonald’s & Olivia’s catfish move - LinkedIn’s hashtag…
DEATH MATCH: Seekout’s Anoop Gupta
Nov 13 • 25 min
And the DEATH MATCH winner is … The competition for Death Match dominance was hard-fought, bloody and mind-blowing, but at the end of the day, only one company was left standing. Enter Seekout, whose founder, Anoop Gupta, brought his A Game to Austin and…
Chatbot Queen Talks Whitespace
Nov 12 • 29 min
Quincy Valencia (aka Queen of the Chatbots) joins the menz to talk chatbots, programmatic, and industry whitespace. Whitespace? WTF is WHITESPACE? Gotta listen to find out… And while you’re listening school yourself on hiring.nexxt.com. Text, email,…
OUTTAKE: Veterans Day
Nov 12 • 4 min
This segment was originally scheduled to air with last Friday’s show, but we felt it was important enough all by itself. Taking a single day for veterans just isn’t enough. Take a listen and let us know what you think.
Brew Review - THE MOVIE
Nov 12 • 33 min
You’ve heard it… Now see it! ThisWayGlobal CEO, Angela Hood treats Chad and Cheese to beer and industry conversation. Enjoy!
Upwork Goes Down
Nov 11 • 3 min
Things for the freelance marketplace are getting bumpy. The Shred is sponsored by Recruitology.
Symphony Talent Gets Smashed
Nov 7 • 39 min
We’re back for another week of podcasting glory. Think another week closer to the holidays would mean a slowdown in the news? Slow your roll, player. Here’s a glimpse into the topics covered this week: - Symphony Talent gets SMASHED! - HireVue gets an…
CULT BRAND: Turning Old to Cool
Nov 6 • 27 min
How does an old stodgy bank start-up a new cool brand? Is a bank even allowed to build a cool brand? Is that a thing? It certainly is and Alexandra Nuth aka ”The Nuth-inator” talks to the guys about how spinning the new Challenger Brand - Brightside - out…
DEATH MATCH: Job.com’s Arran Stewart
Nov 5 • 21 min
Welcome to Death Match North America 2019 - part three of four. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features Arran Stewart, Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of Job.com - what an amazing url. Death Match took place at TAtech on September 26th, 2019…
The Money Shot
Nov 4 • 31 min
Would you believe the amount of money going into HR tech decreased last quarter? Well, it did. But money man George Larocque ain’t scared. In fact, he’s as bullish as ever on investment flowing into the space, and he lays it all out for Chad & Cheese in…
Symphony Acquires SmashFly
Nov 4 • 3 min
Symphony Talent has just acquired SmashFly Technologies
The Big Halloween Show!
Oct 31 • 39 min
Chad and Cheese are handing out tricks and treats this Halloween. - VONQ wants more candy! - Engage Talent breathes a sigh of relief… - Joel says “Careerbuilder ad still suck” - Chad says “LinkedIn ads knock it out of the park” - Chipotle deserves the…
DEATH MATCH: Assess First CEO, David Bernard
Oct 30 • 21 min
Welcome to Death Match North America 2019 - part two of four. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features a contestant all the way from France - David Bernard, CEO, and Founder of Assess First. Death Match took place at TA Tech on September 26th,…
Does Your Brand Suck? Unleash LIVE!
Oct 28 • 43 min
Conferences are fun when Chad & Cheese take the stage. And they’re twice as fun when big brands and influential voices join the boys on stage. That’s just what happened at Unleash in Paris last week when Brandy Ellis of Smashfly, Chris Wray of Sainsbury’s…
Indeed Throttling and Glassdoor Shakedowns?
Oct 25 • 42 min
Recorded LIVE from UNLEASH World in Paris’ showfloor. Brought to you by our friends at Sovren, Canvas, and JobAdX.
Cult Brand: Ellie Doty, CMO at Chili’s
Oct 23 • 29 min
How does a Cult Brand lose its luster? Losing Cult Brand status and then making a comeback is not an easy task. Ellie Doty, CMO of Chili’s Grill and Bar, tells a brand story that ends in a hashtag. Yes, I said a hashtag! Oh, and Cheesman sucks-up to one…
Drones, Architects, and Hiring (and More Drones)
Oct 22 • 14 min
Ed Sayson is a TA leader at ARC Document Systems. Yeah, sounds kinda boring, but hold on, the company is a drone trendsetter. By employing a lot of drone jockeys (not sure what they’re called officially, and driver sounds like a UPS worker), they’re able…
LinkedIn Gets Touch-Feely
Oct 19 • 42 min
Falls is here and the leaves may be dropping, but it’s nothing to the news-breaking and the knowledge-droppin’ that’s going down on The Chad & Cheese Podcast this week. So what happened? Glad you asked. * TMP / AIA made another acquisition * LinkedIn puts…
Programmatic Be Scary
Oct 17 • 42 min
Chad & Louise speak with Thomas Prince, co-founder, and an uber-smart programmatic dude from Talent Nexus, talk about the simplicity and efficiency of… You got it! PRO-GRAM-MATIC. Watch, listen, and enjoy!
DEATH MATCH: Pez.AI’s Brian Rowe
Oct 17 • 21 min
Welcome to Death Match, North America, 2019, part one of four. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features Brian Rowe, CEO of Pez.AI. Death Match took place at TAtech on September 26th, 2019, in sunny, beautiful Austin, Texas, with a room full of…
RecruiterLESS RXO… WTH?
Oct 16 • 1 min
Teasing Tim Meehan’s Chad & Cheese visit around “recruiter less” systems, what the Hell is RXO and taking a dive into just how technology is disrupting recruitment…
You’ve Been Wonged!
Oct 16 • 27 min
Mason Wong, is a VETERAN of recruiting and currently responsible for Lyft’s applicant tracking system to support their recruitment team. Mason has his finger on the pulse of the Recruiting community and shares those views with Chad & Cheese at Jobvite’s…
TMP/AIA acquires Carve
Oct 15 • 4 min
TMP / AIA / CKR / Maximum acquires Carve Who is Carve Carve, a London social media firm, has a rich heritage (13 year or so) of framing global social strategies that distinctly position its clients as leaders in the marketplace. The company is known for…
Social Data Dies a Prophet’s Death
Oct 15 • 29 min
Do you believe in something so much that you would shut down a product because of that belief? Hiring Solved explains data, HiQ ruling impact, and why they are shutting down Prophet - their Chrome sourcing extension. Nothing but the best from your beer…
Study Reveals Median Referral Bonus Offered by Staffing Firms
Oct 11 • 3 min
Sponsored by Happy Recruiter, The Shred is a bite-sized bit of recruitment news to help make sure you’re in-the-know, even if you’re on-the-go.
HackerRank, LinkedIn add Buffalo Wings
Oct 11 • 44 min
- HackerRank playing it smart with LinkedIn - Jobiqo finds them a sugar daddy - Talenya joins the “bot craze” - The Irish & Techfynder are Comin’ to America - Joel blames millennials, while Chad blames robots and more on this week’s episode of The Chad…
Cult Brand: What Happens in Vegas …
Oct 10 • 30 min
When you think of iconic brands, names like Nike, Budweiser and Apple come to mind. However, cities can become cult brands, just like products. And perhaps the most well-known city in the U.S., with the most well-known brand, is Las Vegas. In this…
Firing Squad: Collegia.io
Oct 9 • 30 min
You probably know Mailchimp. And if you don’t know them, you’ve definitely received an email via their platform, which enables marketers to send messages in bulk. For the most part, the concept is still pretty alien to most recruiters, but Collegia is…
Brew Review: This Way Global from Austin
Oct 7 • 31 min
Chad & Cheese are always looking for legitimate excuses to consume beer, chat-up start-ups and provide quality podcast content. Enter Brew Review, where they check all the boxes above. You’re welcome. Enjoy this very first show, with special guest This…
Fear and Loathing from HR Tech in Vegas
Oct 4 • 42 min
What do you get when you combine one of the industry’s most popular conferences, free booze and a hoard of ravenous Chad & Cheese fans? A weekly podcast highlighted by sleep-deprivation, hoarse voices and inexplicably unintelligible commentary. In need of…
Recruiter Nation Live: David Draper
Oct 4 • 20 min
We chat with a lot of recruitment solution makers, but it’s great to connect with the actual buyers and users whenever possible. Jobvite’s Recruiter Nation Live event, which recently went down in San Francisco, was a great time to sit down with some…
Bullhorn Acquires Erecruit
Oct 2 • 4 min
The Shred is a bite-sized bit of recruitment news to help make sure you’re in-the-know, even if you’re on-the-go. Sponsored by Dora from Happy Recruiter.com
Intel Corp: Talent Analytics and Automation
Oct 1 • 38 min
Recruiting at Intel is becoming smarter and smarter. Driven by PhD Tyler Weeks, the company is strongly committed to analytics and automation. The boys explore exactly what that means in this Nexxt exclusive. Enjoy and learn something, would ya’!
Neuvoo Thrives, Uncommon Dies
Sep 30 • 42 min
What a week. A Death Match winner was announced Alexa is serving up jobs with McDonald’s fries Indeed competitor neuvoo gets paid Nike puts on a cult brand clinic Monster drops the ax Uncommon calls it quits after 18 mos. and $18 million … and much more.…
Monster Layoffs!
Sep 29 • 3 min
Checkout The Shred, sponsored by Happy Recruiter.
Cult Brand: Purpose Must Come First
Sep 26 • 22 min
Best-selling author, branding expert and former Airbnb global head of community, Douglas Atkin, joins Chad & Cheese in their Cult Brand Series of podcasts. In this episode, Atkin breaks down the importance of companies living their purpose, first and…
Interview: HackerRank CEO
Sep 25 • 30 min
Nothing quite compares to U, and nothing compares to tech recruiting. To say it’s a competitive landscape is a major understatement, and HackerRank is doing all they can to make the process as efficient as possible. To learn more about what’s going on,…
Neuvoo Breaks the Bank
Sep 20 • 3 min
Someone got paid. Enjoy this Happy Recruiter exclusive.
Indeed Rumspringa!
Sep 20 • 39 min
All the big boys were active this week. Indeed made a big rebrand, which its sales people will love because prospects may return calls now, LinkedIn added testing and Google for Jobs is now in another European country. And what podcast these days would be…
Recruiting Sucks!
Sep 18 • 25 min
There are a lot of myths floating around out there about recruiting. Contrary to popular belief, the sky really isn’t falling, Chicken Little. Not at all. Author Steve Lowisz joins the boys to talk about his new book, Recruiting Sucks … But It Doesn’t…
Delivering Value To Business w/ Jobvite CEO, Aman Brar
Sep 18 • 10 min
Aman Brar delivers the opening keynote to 2019 Recruiter Nation Live audience
Evergreen Podcasts Land…
Sep 17 • 2 min
Evergreen Podcasts, a Cleveland, Ohio-based podcast network, is proud to announce a partnership with The Chad & Cheese Podcast.
What’s Next for Job Boards?
Sep 16 • 0 min
WTF to do? WTAF?
LinkedIn Suffers Legal Smackdown
Sep 12 • 45 min
You heard it first on The Shred, and the boys go deep into the legal case pitting hiQ against 800-lb. gorilla LinkedIn that’s left LinkedIn licking its wounds. What’s more, McDonald’s is making acquisitions that will impact workers while Walmart is…
Cult Brand: Living Your Purpose w/ Douglas Atkin
Sep 12 • 28 min
Best-selling author, branding expert and former Airbnb global head of community, Douglas Atkin, joins Chad & Cheese in their Cult Brand Series of podcasts. Enjoy this Smashfly exclusive.
Best-Selling Author Dan Pink
Sep 10 • 36 min
You may know best-selling author Dan Pink for well known books like When, To Sell is Human and Drive, but you’ve never heard him like this. A must-listen for subscribers. Enjoy this Nexxt exclusive.
Indeed.com Conspiracy!
Sep 10 • 19 min
Grab your aluminum foil-covered cap and check-out our recent convo with Dennis Tupper, who thinks Indeed has delusions of staffing business grandeur. This is a Talroo exclusive.
LinkedIn Loses in Court
Sep 9 • 3 min
Scrape away! LinkedIn gets smacked in court. The Shred is sponsored by HappyRecruiter.com.
Death of Video Recruiting?
Sep 5 • 43 min
Video recruiting has been touted pretty much since the dawn of the Internet. And we’re still waiting for it to be the huge success it was supposed to become. No company encapsulates this more than HireVue, who was in the news this week as the boys discuss…
Moonlighting CEO Dumps Cold Water on Gig Economy
Sep 5 • 6 min
It’s not all confetti and rainbows in the gig economy. The Shred is sponsored by Happy Recruiter.
Indeed.com’s Masterplan?
Sep 4 • 25 min
Think you know what Indeed is up to? Well, we have someone on who might definitely know in Alex Murphy. Grab your aluminum foil hat and enjoy.
RPA! AI is for Suckas
Sep 4 • 16 min
Artificial intelligence is so last month. Meet your future in RPA.
Google Goes Limp
Sep 2 • 39 min
The Labor Day edition of this week’s Chad & Cheese Podcast is full of goodness: Hire by Google shuts it down, Entelo and ConveyIQ get cozy, AllyO may be melting down and much, much more. Enjoy and show some love to our sponsors: Sovren, JobAdx and Canvas.
Ding-Dong! Hire by Google is Dead
Aug 28 • 2 min
Welp! Didn’t see that one coming.
Coming Soon: Cult Brand Series
Aug 27 • 8 min
Chad & Cheese are turning the world of employment branding on its head.
Entelo Acquires ConveyIQ
Aug 26 • 2 min
You heard the rumors here first, but it’s official now. Here are the details. The Shred is sponsored by Dora by HappyRecruiter.com.
Amazon’s Twitter Trolls Strike Again
Aug 22 • 48 min
Authenticity is a tough thing to come by these days, but Amazon takes things to a whole other level, and the boys hash out what’s wrong with the employers branding strategies. Oy! Plus, Stepstone wants to have its cake and eat it too, college…
Firing Squad: SBOJ
Aug 22 • 31 min
There’s already too many staffing solutions in the UK, right? Nay! says this month’s Firing Squad guest, SBOJ (it’s jobs backwards, get it?). Let’s just see how right this start-up really is on this Talroo exclusive.
Indeed’s Getting Into The Job Fair Business
Aug 21 • 2 min
The Shred, sponsored by Happy Recruiter.
Sex, Lies and … Clusterpuck?
Aug 19 • 28 min
The boys don’t do very many interviews with authors – ya’ know, smart people who write books ‘n’ stuff – but that’s starting to change with Operation Clusterpuck: A B.S. Incorporated Novel. Co-authors Jennifer Rock and Michael Voss took…
Niches Get Stitches
Aug 15 • 43 min
Think Google’s going to have an easy time taking over the world of employment? “Well, think again,” says Europe, as 23 job sites file a lawsuit against the search engine giant. What else, LinkedIn is in the news, and niche job boards may be…
The Dark Side of A.I.
Aug 14 • 33 min
Artificial intelligence is running amok! Someone has to police this out-of-control state of technology. Enter Miranda Bogen, a Senior Policy Analyst who focuses on the social and policy implications of machine learning and artificial intelligence, and…
Google for Jobs Antitrust or Bust?
Aug 13 • 4 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by HappyRecruiter.com, check out their chatbot Dora. Dora is the recruiter’s personal robot assistant that will help them hire more…
Fairygodboss Co-Founder Romy Newman
Aug 12 • 31 min
Think Glassdoor has a monopoly on employee reviews? Think again. Fairygodboss is one of the hottest startups hoping to help women breakthrough the glass ceiling and inspire companies to be more transparent. In this podcast, the boys explore the current…
No More
Aug 8 • 1 min
Joel: Hey guys, we’re not going to do a show this week. In light of the recent mass shootings and El Paso, and Dayton. Chad and I thought it would be better time served for the audience as well as ourselves, that we think about the world we live in, how…
Chad & Cheese Mini-Documentary [Video]
Aug 7 • 13 min
The boys recently invaded the UK’s top recruiting conference, RecFest. Here’s what happened. Enjoy and special thanks to Talent Nexus for shooting the movie.
Entelo Rumor
Aug 7
The Shred is a bite-sized bit of recruitment news to help make sure you’re in-the-know, even if you’re on-the-go. Visit our sponsor HappyRecruiter.com today.
Talkin’ Gen Z Fuckers [Video]
Aug 6 • 1 min
More pearls from the Talent Nexus interview.
SHOTS FIRED w/ Ryan Gill
Aug 5 • 34 min
No one doubts the growth of the gig economy. By 2020, over 40 million Americans are predicted to be part of this reality. As such, platforms whose goal it is to support freelancers and solopreneurs are hotter than ever. However, not all platforms are…
Recruitics, KRT Marketing: “Hold my beer.”
Aug 1 • 38 min
The hills are alive with the sound of acquisitions! The latest – Recruitics acquiring KRT Marketing – is the fourth similar deal in just a month. The boys cover the news, as well as discussing how much is sucks to be Slack right now, pane view job search,…
New Celebrity Outro
Aug 1 • 0 min
Guess who?
Gerry Tales V (Endgame)
Jul 31 • 16 min
Gerry Tales with industry icon Gerry Crispin was off-the-chain, and this is Part V, the last of our interview on all-things-recruiting. Enjoy, get smarter and show exclusive sponsor Nexxt some love.
Recruitics Buys KRT
Jul 31 • 2 min
Welcome to THE SHRED a quick bite of Chad & Cheese breaking news – this is Chad Sowash This SHRED provided by our friends at HappyRecruiter.com. Why Happy Recruiter, because you don’t want a pissed off Recruiter… Duh… Visit HappyRecruiter.com and check…
When College Breaks US Economy
Jul 29 • 25 min
$1.5 trillion in student debt is breaking students backs, but it could also break the U.S. economy. Steven and Faith Rothberg who join Chad and Julie for a look at how College affects the workforce and our economy. Is college too big of a business to…
Will Indeed Drink Ad Agency Milkshake?
Jul 25 • 43 min
As the dog days of summer drag on, industry news remains hot, hot, HOT! This week, the boys discuss Indeed’s latest strategy to stick-it to recruitment ad agencies, as well as break down the latest buying spree of programmatic ad solutions and chat about…
Gerry Tales IV (Gerrymandering)
Jul 24 • 18 min
Gerry Tales with industry icon Gerry Crispin was off-the-chain, and this is Part IV of our interview on all-things-recruiting. Enjoy, get smarter and show exclusive sponsor Nexxt some love.
Recruiter Marketplace: Scout w/ CEO Ken Lazarus
Jul 23 • 34 min
One of the biggest stories from 2018 was recruiting software solution Scout getting $100 million in investment. The company is quietly becoming a force, so the boys decided to sit down with CEO Ken Lazarus to find out what’s going on. Enjoy this Uncommon…
What Can Two White Dudes Do About Diversity? (Video)
Jul 23 • 2 min
Part of our interview with Torin Ellis. Full video interview coming soon.
‘Job Board Summer Camp’ Sucks
Jul 18 • 43 min
It’s been a week since tearin’ shit up in London, and the boys are psyched to get back to the weekly round-up show. And the hits just keep on rollin’. This week, programmatic remains hot, Amazon says ‘there’s nothing to see here’ in light of strike / no…
Firing Squad: StaffUpApp
Jul 17 • 31 min
Do staffing firms need a native app for iPhones and Android devices? This startup certainly thinks so, but do the boys agree? Let’s just say it’s a house divided. Ready. Aim. Listen. And enjoy this Talroo exclusive.
The Chad & Cheese Recfest 2019 ‘Hype Video’
Jul 17 • 0 min
Before going on stage at Recfest 2019, this happened. ‘Murica! Special thanks to Talent Nexus for creating.
TMP Acquires Perengo
Jul 16 • 2 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash On to the NEWS for July 16st 2019.. THE ARMS RACE IS RED HOT We were talking about texting and chatbots – Now it’s a word most TA professionals can’t even spell……
Indeed.com Strikes Back
Jul 15 • 45 min
When Stepstone acquired Appcast, the boys wondered why Indeed failed to snatch-up programmatic’s most well-known and successful companies. Maybe Indeed wasn’t even interested. Turns out, they were, as proven by the recent announcement that they acquired…
Gerry Tales III (Beyond Thunderdome)
Jul 9 • 20 min
Gerry Tales with industry icon Gerry Crispin was off-the-chain, and this is Part III of our interview all-things-recruiting. Enjoy, get smarter and show exclusive sponsor Nexxt some love.
We Love the Smell of Acquisitions in the Morning
Jul 7 • 36 min
The week of July 4th is usually pretty slow, but there were plenty of fireworks this year. Aside from a big acquisition, Facebook, Walmart and Hallmark are in the news, as well as a segment on rainbow-colored flags and the companies that say they support…
Recfest 2019: British / U.S. Relations are Headed for a New Low
Jul 2 • 15 min
With Recfest 2019 a little over a week away in London, what better way for Chad & Cheese to pregame than to get the show’s masterminds, Jamie Leonard and Joe Slavin? The boys breakdown the show and give listeners a sneak-peek into the havoc that is about…
Gerry Tales II (Electric Boogaloo)
Jul 1 • 17 min
Gerry Tales with industry icon Gerry Crispin was off-the-chain, and this is Part II of our interview all-things-recruiting. Enjoy, get smarter and show exclusive sponsor Uncommon some love.
Appcast Acquired by Stepstone
Jul 1 • 2 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash On to the NEWS for July 1st 2019.. The Deutschland powerhouse Stepstone acquires programmatic job distribution darling Appcast. You heard it here on Chad & Cheese first –…
‘Jibe’ Turkeys & Slack Smackdowns
Jun 27 • 49 min
If you missed the news breakdown from last week, you’re in for a treat this week. The boys breakdown a bevy of news, including iCIMS buying Jibe, another chatbot domino falling, rumors out of CareerBuilder, Entelo and Salesforce, and new headwinds for…
Firing Squad: Job.com
Jun 26 • 36 min
An old URL with a lot of new ideas – including blockchain, paying job seekers and a credit card (yes, credit card) – but we’ll see how the company does against 40 years of industry experience. Chad & Cheese run Job.com CEO Arran Stewart through the firing…
Gerry Tales w/ Gerry Crispin
Jun 26 • 13 min
Gerry Crispin is an industry treasure and a virtual encyclopedia for anyone who wants to take a look back at how things used to be, as well as getting an historical perspective on the present and the future. Chad & Cheese chatted with Gerry and it turned…
Live from Smashfly’s Transform Conference
Jun 23 • 45 min
The boys cover just about everything with Smashfly’s Josh Zywien, Delta Airlines’ Holland McCue and Fiserv’s Julia Levy. Enjoy this live show from Boston and throw our sponsors – Sovren, JobAdx and Canvas – lots of love.
THE SHRED – Returnships
Jun 21 • 4 min
THE SHRED – Don’t Call It a Comeback! They’ve been here for years. Here’s a bit of news from the political blog – Roll Call. “A pair of Democratic senators introduced legislation Thursday that would offer subsidies to employers who hire longtime…
THE SHRED — Facebook That’s Just Nasty
Jun 21 • 4 min
The Absolutely Horrible, Disgusting and Inexcusable Working Conditions at Facebook Facebook moderators are the cops of the social network. They patrol its cyberspace for things like hate speech, murders in livestream, child pornography and anything else…
Tag-Teaming ‘Recruiting Future’ Podcaster Matt Alder
Jun 20 • 34 min
Three podcasters – one British, two American – get together and talk recruitment. Lock the doors, hide ya’ kids and serve-up the tea and crumpets. Enjoy this cross-Atlantic crossover.
Talkin’ ‘Bad Touch’ with Nexxt’s Andy Katz
Jun 18 • 32 min
What do you get when you bring 65 years of industry experience under one podcast? Press play and find out, as the boys chat with Nexxt’s 25-year veteran Andy Katz. There will be beer on this Nexxt exclusive.
iCIMS Latest Acquisition Keeps Recruitment Platform Wars Smokin’ Hot
Jun 18 • 2 min
Popular ATS has added a new toy to the arsenal. Listen now.
… And You Will Know CareerBuilder By The Trail of Dead
Jun 16 • 44 min
Another week of breaking news highlights this week’s show. More bleeding at CareerBuilder as the C-suite loses another one, Job.com readies for an IPO and a new partnership, and the boys go rapid fire with more alerts. Enjoy and show Sovren, JobAdx and…
Live from RECex in Europe
Jun 12 • 18 min
If you thought you’d heard everything from the Chad & Cheese European Tour in Lisbon for TAtech, well, think again. Here’s their session on A.I. from RECex. Enjoy this Uncommon exclusive.
#AI Interview Regulations PASSED!
Jun 12 • 5 min
HR TECH SHOULD WORRY ABOUT “THE AI VIDEO INTERVEW ACT” Housebill 2557 is now an ACT. Housebill 2557 was passed May 29th by the Illinois House of Representatives and it sailed through the Illinois Senate without anyone voting – no. That kind of unanimous…
$100m + Social Media = Jobcase CEO, Fred Goff
Jun 10 • 30 min
A friendly chat with the head of Jobcase, Fred Goff, who recently raised $100 million.
Big News @ ZipRecruiter, Indeed, AllyO, LinkedIn & Dice
Jun 6 • 32 min
Woah! Another big week with big news. Zip, Indeed, AllyO, LinkedIn and Dice all had announcements. And we find time to dog Generation Z while we’re at it. Enjoy and show Sovren, JobAdx and Canvas some love!
Death Match: And The Winner Is …
Jun 5 • 19 min
Four companies entered the ring to duke it out for European supremacy at TAtech in Lisbon for The Chad & Cheese Podcast. Here’s contestant No. 4, and the winner, Opening.io. The luck of the Irish was clearly in the building, along with a lot of skill and…
The SHRED – June 5
Jun 5 • 5 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — Wait a minute it’s a Chad, Cheese and Jim Stroud bite of breaking NEWS for June 5th 2019 Take it away Jim! THE SHRED – What’s Scarier than a Chucky Doll? Hollywood is rebooting the “Child’s…
Chad & Cheese Invade Jobcase
Jun 4 • 46 min
What do you do after raising $100 million? Bring Chad & Cheese in for a lunch-and-learn with your employees, of course. What could go wrong? Enjoy this, um, Jobcase exclusive.
Google ATS Enterprise Customer Framestore
Jun 3 • 29 min
If you thought Google was going to be content offering its Hire product to small businesses, well, you’re in for a surprise. Big G recently announced it would be supporting Enterprise customers as well. Look out LinkedIn … and, um, every popular ATS on…
Chad Goes Nuclear on SHRM
May 30 • 38 min
Maybe it was the fact Boston was cold in late-May. Maybe it was the rain at Fenway Park. But whatever it was, as the boys were in Boston this week, Chad was not very happy with SHRM this week. Additionally, Google it sticking it to cookies, LinkedIn looks…
Death Match: CandidateID
May 30 • 19 min
Four companies entered the ring to duke it out for European supremacy at TAtech in Lisbon for The Chad & Cheese Podcast. Here’s contestant No. 3, CandidateID. Enjoy this Uncommon exclusive.
Recruit Philly Q & A
May 27 • 13 min
They didn’t hold back on the questions at Recruit Philly. Check ’em out.
Live Show: Recruit Philly
May 24 • 51 min
What happens when you get about 100 recruiters in Philly to witness a live Chad & Cheese podcast? A whole lotta trash talkin’ about CareerBuilder, Monster, Ladders, Indeed and anyone else who gets out of line, apparently. Grab a Yuengling and get jawn.…
Death Match: Tengai Unbiased
May 22 • 19 min
Four companies entered the ring to duke it out for European supremacy at TAtech in Lisbon for The Chad & Cheese Podcast. Here’s contestant No. 2, Tengai Unbiased, a recruiting freakin’ robot. Enjoy this Nexxt exclusive.
Merger Alert: Montage and Shaker Int’l
May 22 • 2 min
Listen to this episode of The Shred to learn more.
Death Match: Mya
May 21 • 20 min
Four companies entered the ring to duke it out for European supremacy at TAtech in Lisbon for The Chad & Cheese Podcast. Here’s contestant No. 1, Mya, the popular chatbot solution. Enjoy this Talroo exclusive.
Talkin’ Talent Pipelines with Candidate.ID’s Adam Gordon
May 20 • 16 min
While in Lisbon at TAtech this month, the boys sat down with Firing Squad alum Adam Gordon of Candidate.ID to chat candidate funnels and Eurotrash. Enjoy this Nexxt exclusive.
Slack Wars and Facials
May 16 • 47 min
What a week. Slack goes full-on after Microsoft’s software hegemony, facial recognition takes a hit, Millennials need to get freak-nasty or we go extinct, Natty Light beer needs partiers, and much, much more. Enjoy and show Sovren, JobAdx and Canvas lots…
Interview: Mike Temkin of Shaker Recruitment Marketing
May 15 • 44 min
In this Nexxt exclusive, Chad & Cheese chat with industry veteran Mike Temkin, vice president of strategic planning and development. Enjoy this look into the past of recruitment marketing and a glimpse into the future.
Chad & Cheese Get Interviewed in Lisbon [Video]
May 15 • 13 min
Stephen O’Donnell of VideoMyJob sat down with the boys in Lisbon at the TAtech conference. Enjoy.
Exploring the Recruitment Tech Hype Cycle w/ AIA’s Nathan Perrott
May 13 • 33 min
Chatbots, messaging, programmatic advertising … even QR codes. They have their place on the recruitment hype cycle. The boys sit down with VP, Digital Marketing Solutions – Employer Brand at AIA, Nathan Perrot, to explore the hype cycle. Enjoy this Nexxt…
HR Learns AI: Digging Into The 5-Week Online Course
May 12 • 22 min
Did you know there’s a five-week online course where HR pros can learn how to use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to re-imagine the employee experience? Well, there is, and Jeanne Meister is the brains behind this offering from SHRM. Enjoy this Jobcase…
Interview: Tengai, Sweden’s Recruiting Robot
May 10 • 36 min
Few things have caused as much buzz this year as Tengai Unbiased, the recruiting robot from a company in Sweden that has garnered responses from creeped-out to amazement. The boys decided to find out for themselves and interview the team – and the robot –…
“98% Of Sourcing Should Be Automated”
May 6 • 30 min
Social Talent’s Johnny Campbell is never one to pull punches, and this interview with him at SHRM Talent showcases his brutal honesty. Enjoy this Jobcase exclusive.
Help Wanted: ‘Preferably Caucasian’ Candidates
May 2 • 41 min
What a week! Jobvite has a new CEO, Ladders exposes 13 million resumes to evil-doers, Google targets the Enterprise, Facebook gets integrated wit’ it, and racism is alive-and-well at a job board near you. Enjoy, and show our sponsors some love: Sovren,…
Jobvite Has a New CEO
May 2 • 3 min
Dan Finnigan is hanging it up after more than a decade at Jobvite. Who’s taking the reigns? Gotta listen.
Firing Squad: Maia
Apr 30 • 30 min
Maia – no, not that Mya, the chatbot – brings its game to the Firing Squad. With a founder who cut his teeth at Indeed, Jobcase and The Muse, it’s bound to get interesting. Enjoy this Talroo exclusive.
Google ATS Goes Enterprise
Apr 30 • 3 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash On to the NEWS for April 30 2019.. HOLY SHIT we’re talking about another Google move again… No this isn’t a brick-by-brick move ohh no this is a major move and…
Demopocalypse: VideoMyJob
Apr 29 • 36 min
An Aussie, a Scot and two Americans get together for a demo of one of the hottest video solutions in recruiting. Grab a Foster’s and enjoy.
Live from Hireology HQ
Apr 28 • 28 min
Chad & Cheese recently invaded Hireology HQ in Chicago to be guests on their podcast, The Best Team Wins. This is what came out of it. Enjoy.
Damn, Monster’s New Commercials Suck!
Apr 25 • 44 min
Let’s just come out firing: Monster’s new commercials aren’t that great. Think dusting off some ads from 2004 that didn’t make the cut then and certainly shouldn’t now. Plus, LinkedIn’s pricing increases, Google’s bag o’ bricks and Facebook taking on…
Zip vs. Indeed – Appcast rankings
Apr 25 • 2 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash It’s the 2019 Appcast Publisher Ratings by Function What is that you might say? Simple – it says right here on the cover “Job ad publisher performance based on lowest…
JobAdx’s New Ad
Apr 25 • 1 min
Suckin’ up like a boss.
Dynamic Video Ad Units
Apr 25 • 19 min
Chad & Cheese sponsor JobAdx shared some news with us at StaffingTec. Want to know what it is? Gotta listen. Enjoy this Jobcase exclusive.
Google Builds Brick By Brick
Apr 24 • 2 min
Google is fixing UX brick by brick.
All Our Rowdy Friends
Apr 23 • 45 min
A chat with Katrina Kibben, Abby Cheesman and Dawn Burke at the SHRM Talent Conference. What else do you want from us? Enjoy this Jobcase exclusive.
All-Star Panel, Live From TAtech in Chicago
Apr 21 • 45 min
It’s on! Some of the industry’s most respected folks joined the boson stage for some good ol’ fashioned verbal jousting. The lineup included Joe Shaker of Shaker Recruitment Marketing, Thom Kenney of Smashfly, Abby Cheesman of SkillScout and Jason Jones…
Interview: StaffingTec’s Maurice Fuller
Apr 18 • 15 min
Enjoy this Jobcase exclusive with StaffingTec’s Maurice Fuller, Staffing Technology and Blockchain Expert.
SHRM Live: One Platform To Rule Them All
Apr 15 • 23 min
A Jobcase exclusive: In just the past few years, Goliaths like Google, Microsoft / LinkedIn and Facebook have entered the world of recruitment in a big way. Traditional vendors like Indeed, Monster and CareerBuilder are struggling to catch-up, keep-up and…
Post-Game: SHRM Talent, StaffingTec
Apr 11 • 41 min
Nashville didn’t know what hit it. The boys made their way South for two of the most popular conferences of the season this week. In addition to wrapping up the two events, news about Indeed, Rectxt, JazzHR and more are covered en route on the way home at…
TikTok, Farting on Coworkers & DeskDogs
Apr 4 • 40 min
This episode is all over the place. The boys cover everything from ZipRecruiter’s CEO dissing Google, Indeed giving Hire by Google a sloppy kiss, TikTok landing on the proverbial radar and stinky Australians. And much, much more. Enjoy and give our…
Interview: Justin Gignac w/ Working Not Working
Apr 3 • 25 min
For those who think gig economy platforms like Upwork and Fiverr are a race to the bottom for freelance wages, then this podcast is for you. The boys interview Justin Gignac, co-founder at Working Not Working, a site dedicated to making sure freelance…
Talking Like a Pirate [Video]
Apr 2 • 9 min
Behind the scenes at Talroo.
Cheating College
Apr 1 • 4 min
Jim Stroud here, reporting for The Shred! A mini-Chad and Cheese bite of breaking news. No doubt you have heard about the college admissions scandal where federal officials have charged several members of the 1% in what the Justice Department is calling a…
Exclusive: Big Talroo News
Apr 1 • 9 min
Don’t miss the latest update from of Talroo!
Yahoo! FAILS, McDonald’s Gives-up & Amazon AR Goggles?
Mar 28 • 42 min
GET READY KIDS – If you’re lactose intolerant THIS is the show for you. That’s right hold the cheese and I’ll substitute w/ some Jimmy Stroud! Chad & Jim tackle Yahoo!’s newest job search fail, Amazon goes beyond haptic bracelets – think Big Brother HUD,…
Canvas CEO, Aman Brar talks Acquisition, Messaging, and…
Mar 26 • 31 min
You’ve just been acquired after being in business for a few short years. What are ya’ going to do now? Go on The Chad & Cheese Podcast, of course! Or at least that’s what Canvas’ CEO and founder Aman Brar decided to do recently. In addition to discussing…
Meet The Custodian of Culture & Chief Idea Officer at Fiasco
Mar 24 • 22 min
Meet James. He’s The Custodian of Culture and Chief Idea Officer of one of the fastest-growing private companies in Canada. And on this Uncommon exclusive, the boys dig into the secrets that have helped make his company one of the fastest growing in North…
Indeed’s Australian Meltdown
Mar 21 • 51 min
While the Google train keeps chugging along with positive news this week, things at Indeed are showing signs of unraveling Down Under, as well as other spots around the globe. Likewise, Facebook dealt recruitment marketing a blow this week and America, we…
Google Trifecta
Mar 21 • 3 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group a leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the Fortune 100 to the…
Jobvite CEO Dan Finnigan
Mar 20 • 33 min
We’re not worthy! We’re not worthy! Since taking over the reigns at Jobvite a decade ago after running HotJobs, Dan Finnigan has been a strong voice and leader in the recruitment tech space. Most recently, Jobvite swung for the fences, raising $200…
Google News
Mar 19 • 35 min
Google’s latest step into job search domination takes the form of their search API. Wanna know what it is? Gotta listen. This update will apply Google Cloud AI capabilities to helping companies provide more relevant job opportunities to a wider candidate…
Firing Squad: Eddy
Mar 18 • 36 min
What do you get when a former NBA player launches an applicant tracking system? Gotta listen to find out if Eddy has what it takes to survive Firing Squad or not. Enjoy this Talroo exclusive.
Messaging Gold Rush Rages On
Mar 14 • 44 min
On this week’s show, messaging apps stay red hot and flush with cash, more minimum wage crossfire and WTF is the human cloud? Oh, and the investment cash register continues to ring. Enjoy, and support our sponsors: Sovren, Canvas and JobAdX.
Here We Grow Again: Paradox.ai
Mar 14 • 2 min
Paradox, the company that brought us chatbot Olivia, announced new funding and the opening of offices recently.
One Brand w/ Chris Kneeland, CEO Cult Collective
Mar 14 • 20 min
Another gem from our trip to The Gathering last month. This time, we sit down with marketing agency expert Chris Kneeland, co-founder of Cult Collective, The Gathering and Communo.com, to discuss talent and the bridge between HR and marketing. Hint: We…
Guess Who Just Raised $20 Million?
Mar 13 • 2 min
An HR tech startup just announced a Series A raise of $20 million, bringing its total to $45 million. Listen to find out who.
Interview: Douglas Atkin, Fmr. Global Head of Community, Airbnb
Mar 11 • 20 min
Douglas Akin was Global Head of Community at Airbnb from 2012-2017. Needless to say, he has a few thoughts on how to build a strong company with a solid foundation rooted in brand. The boys were lucky enough to sit down the Douglas and talk a little…
Where Will AI for Recruiting Be In 2021? (Part 2)
Mar 10 • 26 min
This is Part II of a two-part podcast LIVE from Tempe Arizona and the TAtech AI Summit. It’s a hype-free discussion around “AI and Automation” Aaron Matos – CEO of Paradox Olivia Yongue – Director of Client Strategy at KRT Marketing Sahil Sahni –…
Where Will AI for Recruiting Be In 2021?
Mar 7 • 29 min
This is part one of a two-part podcast LIVE from Tempe Arizona and the TAtech AI Summit. It’s a hype-free discussion around “AI and Automation” Aaron Matos – CEO of Paradox Olivia Yongue – Director of Client Strategy at KRT Marketing Sahil Sahni –…
Interview: Talroo CEO Thad Price
Mar 7 • 32 min
Lots going on at Talroo these days. So the boys hit-up the HQ to have a chat with CEO Thad Price. A wide variety of topics are discussed, including how they differentiate themselves from Indeed when hiring in Austin, Texas. Enjoy. Disclosure: Talroo paid…
Another Chatbot Gets CASH
Mar 6 • 2 min
Who just got CASH? Take a listen…
TED + SXSW = The Gathering w/ Ryan Gill
Mar 4 • 16 min
How do you end the conference that Forbes calls the best “Marketing Conference To Check Out In 2019”? Talk to the guy who helped start the whole thing, of course. He also has an employment startup called Communo. Enjoy.
ZipRecruiter CANADA Ehh?
Mar 3 • 2 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group a leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the Fortune 100 to the…
WTF IBM?
Feb 28 • 45 min
To say this week’s episode is a bit disjointed would be an understatement. But hey, we just comment on what we see happening in the world of recruitment. So, here’s a taste: CareerBuilder is still a dumpster fire, IBM really screwed up and this “Uber for…
Wait, Who Just Raised How Much Money?
Feb 28 • 2 min
Someone made it rain this week.
Conference Roundup: The Gathering (There Will Be Beer)
Feb 25 • 32 min
The boys invaded Banff in Canada last week and not only evaded arrest, but were able to record a damned good weekly show full of news, surprise guests and lots of Canadian strange brew. Enjoy and give our sponsors some love, eh? Sovren, Canvas and JobAdX…
Fast Company Magazine Highlights 2 Recruiting Solutions as ‘Most Innovative’
Feb 21 • 2 min
Who made the list? Listen and find out.
Interview: Josh Wright, Chief Economist @ iCIMS
Feb 18 • 34 min
What happens when you put together two meatheads with public school educations and a chief economist with degrees from Yale and Harvard? God help us, we’re about to find out. The boys have a nice chat with Josh Wright of iCIMS about the gig economy and…
iCIMS Throat-Punches Indeed
Feb 14 • 46 min
Feel the love on this Valentine’s Day episode of The Chad & Cheese Podcast. Let the boys buy you a drink and weave tales of Indeed getting throat-punched by Google for Jobs, Jobvite backing up the Brinks to compete in the arms race for HR tech supremacy,…
Sowash vs. LaRocque
Feb 13 • 33 min
George LaRocque with HRwins.com recently published a job seeker survey. Chad had a lot of problems with it. So we did a podcast. Like to hear it, here it goes … enjoy this Uncommon exclusive.
Indeed Gets a New CEO
Feb 13 • 2 min
Who can it be now?
Jobvite, TMP Acquisitions
Feb 12 • 3 min
The M&A wheel keeps turnin’.
Interview: Thom Kenney, CEO @ Smashfly
Feb 11 • 31 min
Are employers gaming Glassdoor? Smashfly CEO Thom Kenney has an opinion that you have to hear. Oh, and he covers a lot more than that with the boys on this Nexxt exclusive. Enjoy.
Recruiting Startup Award Nominees Announced
Feb 11 • 2 min
Hiring Success, the conference put on annually by SmartRecruiters in San Francisco in Feb., is once again doing their Recruiting Startup Award where 5 companies get to pitch their business to investors and industry leaders to win $10,000 in sponsorship…
iCIMS Data: Bad News for Indeed
Feb 8 • 2 min
New data coming out of iCIMS paints a grim picture for Indeed and its fellow job board brethren. Enjoy this Judge exclusive.
Craigslist Makes a Billion, Monster Announces Layoffs
Feb 7 • 44 min
It was Super Bowl hangover week, so the boys discuss takeaways from advertising’s biggest day, including winners and losers. What else happened this week? How about layoffs and Monster, a report declaring Craigslist is now a billion dollar money-making…
Monster Layoffs – Gutz Cuts
Feb 6 • 2 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group… The Judge Group A leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the…
Interview: Jim Stroud
Feb 5 • 33 min
Jim Stroud is a sourcing legend. He’s seen it and done it all. On this Uncommon exclusive, the boys cover everything from the most effective ways to contact prospects, the future of sourcing and why he doesn’t want Google to know what he’s up to. Grab a…
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT – Vote NOW!
Feb 5 • 2 min
This SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT brought to you by Emissary.ai. It’s that time people! It’s time to VOTE! No not for President — FOR YOUR FAVORITE Chad & Cheese t-shirt design… The Chad & Cheese Podcast is preparing for SPRING conference season, which means…
Ultimate Software To Go Private, Accepts $11 Billion Cash Offer
Feb 5 • 3 min
Ultimate Software on Monday said it will be acquired by an investor group in a cash deal valued at $11 billion. Ultimate Software stock soared by nearly 20% as a result.
Every Job Board Must Get Stoned
Jan 31 • 47 min
The end of January is supposed to be boring. Nay, say Chad & Cheese. The boys dig into Indeed’s assault on staffing agencies, Amazon’s war on Walmart and weed’s march toward legality. Don’t ghost me, bro, and make sure to visit our sponsors Sovren, JobAdX…
Candidate.ID Embraces Its Inner Braveheart [Video]
Jan 30 • 1 min
Chad & Cheese are taking Death Match to Europe this Spring. Here’s Candidate.ID’s response.
Europe Trolls Chad & Cheese
Jan 29 • 3 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group… The Judge Group A leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the…
Debate: Are Companies Gaming Glassdoor?
Jan 24 • 47 min
CareerBuilder acquired a company with a funny name, companies are gaming Glassdoor to make themselves look better (or are they?), and Africa is the next hub for tech talent, compliments of Al Gore. And much more, including weed, porn and hangovers. Enjoy…
CareerBuilder Makes Acquisition
Jan 24 • 2 min
CareerBuilder just acquired a company with a funny name. Listen to this Judge exclusive to reveal the news.
Goin’ Deep with Hung Lee
Jan 22 • 44 min
Over 11,000 subscribers tune into Hung Lee’s Recruiting Brainfood every week. To say the dude knows his shit is an understatement, and Chad & Cheese explore a wide variety of topics with this snarky Brit. Enjoy this Nexxt exclusive.
Penis Swastika
Jan 17 • 43 min
Put the kids away for this one. The boys are discussing Slack’s new logo, Ladders taking innovation to the bottom rung, Gillette’s new ad campaign and masturbation in the military. Your eardrums are going to need a thorough cleaning. Enjoy, and give our…
Now This Startup Knows How To Accept a Challenge
Jan 16 • 1 min
Chad & Cheese are taking their world famous Death Match to Europe this year … and this is one startup that knows how to accept the challenge.
Ladders Unveils Game Changing Tech … NOT
Jan 15 • 3 min
Did you see what Ladders just launched? Get ready to feel like its 2007.
Firing Squad: SquarePeg
Jan 14 • 37 min
Matching sites in the early days sucked. Now they’re kinda good, thanks to AI and a bunch of online profiles, which wasn’t the case in 2006, for example. So here comes SquarePeg. Does this matching contender have what it takes, or are they gettin’ the…
CareerBuilder Sharpens Ax
Jan 10 • 50 min
We got your New Year’s resolution right here, pal! The boys and back and breaking down recent rightsizing at CareerBuilder, uncovering the buyer who dropped $200,000 to buy the jobster.com domain and ranting on Oracle lies and the NFL’s agism. Enjoy and…
New Year, New Dumpster Fire at CareerBuilder
Jan 10 • 3 min
Hi kids, it’s The Shred for Jan. 10, 2019. Employee engagement can be tough. It can be the difference between attracting and retaining top talent, getting candidate referrals, and receiving positive reviews for your business. Chad & Cheese have partnered…
Demopocalypse: TalkPush
Jan 9 • 38 min
Here to kill your ATS is TalkPush, the conversational CRM. You have been warned.
Interview: Mike Woodrow, Aspen Technology Labs
Jan 9 • 31 min
We saw Mike present at a conference last year, and the dude’s knowledge of the recruitment industry, Google for Jobs and even Amazon’s foray into jobs is super intriguing. As a result, we cover a wide variety of recruiting industry topics on this Uncommon…
2019 Predictions w/ Special Guest Tim Sackett
Jan 3 • 47 min
What could be better than predictions for the New Year by Chad & Cheese? How about those two being joined by industry veteran Tim Sackett? Well, your wish is our command. Enjoy, and continue supporting our sponsors in the new year. Sovren, JobAdX and…
Jobster is BACK!
Jan 3 • 4 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group… The Judge Group A leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the…
Year in Review (Naughty & Nice List)
Dec 27, 2018 • 55 min
Our 2018 review. Go!
Interview: Survey Monkey’s Chief People Officer
Dec 26, 2018 • 34 min
Enjoy this Nexxt exclusive. Survey Monkey is the premier surveying tool on the market. And if you’re company isn’t surveying employees and interviewees, you’re doing it wrong. Becky Cantieri, Survey Monkey’s Chief People Officer, lays out how they keep…
The Christmas Episode
Dec 20, 2018 • 45 min
Ho-ho-Oh No! What should’ve been a laid back week has done blowed-up. Crowded goes through major ch-ch-changes in the C-suite, Indeed says “no,” while ZipRecruiter says “yes,” people are attacking self-driving cars and “ninja” is trending as a job title.…
Crowded.com Gets All-Shook-Up
Dec 20, 2018 • 2 min
Hi kids, it’s The Shred for Dec. 20, 2018. Employee engagement can be tough. It can be the difference between attracting and retaining top talent, getting candidate referrals, and receiving positive reviews for your business. Chad & Cheese have partnered…
Interview: Tom Becker @ Judge.com
Dec 20, 2018 • 29 min
Talk about a dude who knows his shit. Industry veteran Tom Becker, EVP at Judge, has seen it all as a recruiter over the past 20 years. Get your learn on, kids!
Catching Up With Monster.com
Dec 18, 2018 • 37 min
Scott Gutz, Monster’s CEO, has been on the job about 6 mos. To say he has his work cut out for him and his team is a gross understatement. For over a decade, Monster enjoyed being the top brand in the employment industry. Those days are gone, as job…
Here Are The HR Vendors Who Made Comparably’s ‘Best of’ Lists
Dec 14, 2018 • 3 min
Glassdoor wannabe Comparably has released their best places to work lists. Lots of HR vendors were recognized. Here they are. And checkout http://bit.ly/judgeinsights for our latest free download.
Indeed.com Christmas Sweaters Got Chad All Hot-and-Bothered
Dec 13, 2018 • 43 min
Don’t shoot your eye out, kids! This week, Indeed’s ugly Christmas sweaters have Chad all hot-and-bothered (Joel, not-so-much). Plus, Microsoft is building the Death Star of workforce platforms, Comparably does its best Glassdoor imitation, and branded…
Firing Squad: tilr CEO, Carisa Miklusak
Dec 13, 2018 • 38 min
Can a couple of CareerBuilder alums really make a dent in the growing on-demand workforce platform wars? We grill CEO and co-founder Carisa Miklusak to find out. Enjoy this Talroo exclusive.
Digging Into Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work
Dec 6, 2018 • 40 min
Like the Oscars, Emmy’s or Razzies, employers around the world await Glassdoor’s ‘Best Places to Work’ with great anticipation. Us, not so much, but we’ll discuss it anyway. We’ll also dig into Google’s candidate discovery coming out of beta, LinkedIn’s…
Interview: Peter Weddle, Author of ‘Circa 2118’
Dec 5, 2018 • 38 min
On this Nexxt exclusive podcast, the boys interview industry icon Peter Weddle about his latest book, Circa 2118. It’s a must-read for anyone in the recruiting industry, where robotics, automation and AI are set to change things dramatically over the next…
Straight Outta Beta: Hire by Google Takes the Training Wheels Off Candidate Discovery
Dec 4, 2018 • 2 min
Now, Candidate Discovery is available for everyone. Hire by Google has been beta-testing the new feature since March 2018. Enjoy, and visit Shred sponsor Judge.com today.
Checking In With Vervoe [VIDEO]
Dec 4, 2018 • 32 min
Vervoe was the first-ever sucker to agree to come on Firing Squad, so we’ve always had a soft spot for them. We also don’t speak Australian, so demos work really well for us. If your keeping score at home, the company is growing, raising money and even…
LinkedIn Lands on Naughty List
Nov 29, 2018 • 43 min
The holidays are upon us. LinkedIn is on the naughty list. Indeed is getting crossed-off a lot of wish lists. And your employees want to party all the time, Eddie Murphy-style. Enjoy and be sure to leave sponsors JobAdX, Sovren and Canvas milk-and-cookies…
The Chatbot Episode
Nov 28, 2018 • 32 min
Chatbots have been all the rage in 2018. They’re everywhere, and read like an all-girl pop band. Mya, Olivia, AllyO and others are bringing automation to communication throughout the recruiting process. To make sense of it all, Chad & Cheese bring Queen…
E&Y Wins, Then Hangs
Nov 27, 2018 • 3 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group… The JudgeGroup A leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the…
LinkedIn Launches Snapchat Wannabe
Nov 26, 2018 • 53 min
Thanksgiving is over, and business is business, so the boys are back in the saddle and breaking down the recruiting industry’s hottest news, including LinkedIn shutting down downloads and taking on Snapchat, Amazon tiptoeing into the job board game and…
Workable & Wonolo GET PAID!
Nov 20, 2018 • 5 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group… The JudgeGroup A leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the…
Uncommon’s New Sourcing Feature [VIDEO]
Nov 20, 2018 • 40 min
You know Uncommon for its programmatic recruitment advertising. But did you know they now provide an automated sourcing tool that helps employers access 150 million candidates … right now? Get your active and passive candidates in balance today by…
Trump’s Job Board Fetish
Nov 16, 2018 • 44 min
Trump and job boards finally made the podcast as one story. Rejoice and all hail the podcast gods. What else is in this week’s show? Indeed hates your talent network, Google likes it on top and LinkedIn is putting another $2 billion in the kitty this year…
Firing Squad: Jobiak
Nov 14, 2018 • 33 min
Jobiak promises to take job postings and put them on Google for Jobs, SEO ’em and throw-in a good helping of AI. Can they survive the firing squad? Gotta listen to this Talroo exclusive to find out.
ZipRecruiter Adds Badasses to Board of Directors
Nov 13, 2018 • 3 min
It’s The Shred for November 13, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Guys, blockchain is all the rage right now. And if you’re like most of us, the whole thing is confusing, right? Don’t worry. Chad and I have been working with Judge to give you the f
HiringSolved Dumped HOW MANY Candidate Profiles Because of GDPR?
Nov 13, 2018 • 43 min
Live from New York, the boys recorded the weekly show at HireConf, HiringSolved’s conference. In addition to covering news from Monster, Dice, Glassdoor and Under Armour, there’s a riveting interview with HiringSolved co-founder and CEO Shon Burton.…
TextRecruit, Acquisitions, and BadAssery
Nov 8, 2018 • 37 min
At the iCIMS analyst day last month, the boys sat down with Erik Kostelnik, founder and CEO at TextRecruit, a recent acquisition by iCIMS. If you’ve never heard Erik, you’re in for a treat. We talk CareerBuilder, Dice, chatbots, competing with Slack and…