The Chad & Cheese Podcast

The Chad & Cheese Podcast

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HR’s Most Dangerous Podcast


Jobcase + Workday
Aug 5 • 26 min
In light of some recent news surrounding the funding of Jobcase, the boys thought it’d be a good time to bring CEO Fred Goff on the podcast and get the nitty-gritty from the source. Topics like current state of the economy, hiring trends and site traffic…
FeatuRama: Jobvite’s Zach Linder
Aug 2 • 17 min
Technology is evolving, teams are sprinting, excitement is building, features are launching, and nobody notices… (waa waa) which is why Chad & Cheese cooked-up FeatuRama, a brand new competition which pits 4 companies against one-another, but only one can…
Modern Hire Acquires Son-Who?
Jul 31 • 42 min
Take a deep breath people… The U.S. economy just posted its worst quarterly economic output on record so it’s all rainbows and unicorns this week as the boys cover: Modern Hire buys Sonru… Son-who? Stack Overflow is swimming in cash, LinkedIn’s search…
Core Values: Find your How
Jul 30 • 54 min
Your “Why” is important. The “How” is just as important and harder. Douglas Atkin, fmr Head of Global Airbnb Community talk about how to unveil your company’s core values. Real core values, that will actually shape your culture and organization. Douglas…
Modern Hire Makes an Acquisition
Jul 28 • 3 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.
Risk vs. Reward
Jul 28 • 14 min
Joveo’s founder and CEO Kshitij Jain (aka KJ) jobs turns the question asking tables on Chad & Cheese. Craigslist’s “Take The Pain” strategy that worked Mountains of data and we’re still making stupid decisions Why are Talent Acquisition professionals…
FeatuRama: NEXXT’s Andy Katz
Jul 26 • 17 min
Technology is evolving, teams are sprinting, excitement is building, features are launching, and nobody notices… (waa waa) which is why Chad & Cheese cooked-up FeatuRama, a brand new competition which pits 4 companies against one-another, but only one can…
Glassdone
Jul 24 • 36 min
OMG is it over yet!?!?!? Another million+ Americans filed for unemployment and some of them probably came from our industry. LinkedIn is certainly one, and the boys cover the news in detail. Glassdoor employees might want to start looking for a new job…
Firing Squad: Interview Mocha CEO, Amit Mishra
Jul 23 • 29 min
Little known fact: “Interview Mocha” was born in a coffee shop. Just one of the pearls of wisdom you’re going to get from listening to Interview Mocha on this month’s Firing Squad. Assessment tests are big business, and this company is throwing out words…
Glassdoor, Dead Brand Walking
Jul 22 • 4 min
The Chad & Cheese Podcast have received a variety of emails / announcements referring to the “partnership” between Indeed and Glassdoor. WTAF? You gotta listen to find out. Big thanks Recruitology for supporting The Shred. Recruitology brings machine…
Layoffs at LinkedIn
Jul 21 • 3 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.
AT&T Jail Break w/ Jenn Terry
Jul 21 • 29 min
After 20+ years of ascending the AT&T ladder, Jenn Terry Tharp is known by everyone in staffing, recruiting, and the rec tech space. Well, she’s hit the eject button kids and finally joining The Chad & Cheese to unleash her thoughts on the industry,…
And the Winner of Featurama Is …
Jul 20 • 3 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.
New Grad Hiring
Jul 19 • 25 min
New Grad Hiring during a Crisis? Protect Your Brand is a Limited Podcast Series. The Chad & Cheese call on a real cast of experienced characters including Gerry Crispin, Principal & Co-Founder of CareerXRoads, Deb Andrychuk, VP of Client Services with…
Not So Monstrous Anymore
Jul 17 • 47 min
It amazing how much the pandemic serves as an accelerant. It feels like we’re fast-forwarding 10 years and our predictions are moving at light speed. As such, it’s no surprise this week the boys are talking about - Indeed suffocates Glassdoor - Jobvite…
Snagajob Rebounds, w/ CEO Mathieu Stevenson
Jul 16 • 29 min
Snagajob has enjoyed its success, but it’s also experienced some churn and Snag market confusion. Mathieu Stevenson helps us cut through all of that with an insightful and raw conversation. Brought to you by our friends at NEXXT. Remember that next with…
Indeed Suffocates Glassdoor?
Jul 15 • 4 min
Either Glassdoor is starting to take a page out of Indeed’s playbook or Indeed is just running all of Glassdoor’s plays. I’m betting on the latter. LISTEN to find out more… Big thanks Recruitology for supporting The Shred. Recruitology brings machine…
SmartRecruiters CEO, Jerome Ternynck
Jul 14 • 33 min
SmartRecruiters founder and CEO Jerome Ternynck is a true industry veteran, who’s forgotten more about the business than most of you will ever know. Anyway, he just wrote a book called “Hiring Success,” which helps CEOs navigate recruitment, and the boys…
Jobvite’s Latest Acquisition
Jul 13 • 3 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.
Building Talent Pipelines
Jul 12 • 21 min
How can hiring companies build real talent pipelines? Protect Your Brand is a Limited Podcast Series. The Chad & Cheese call on a real cast of experienced characters including Gerry Crispin, Principal & Co-Founder of CareerXRoads, Deb Andrychuk, VP of…
Slack Targets LinkedIn
Jul 10 • 37 min
On this week’s show, COVID-be-damned, HRwins reports big dollars are still coming into the employment space, PLUS: CareerBuilder settles a sexual harassment case Startup Organise proves this isn’t Jimmy Hoffa’s labor union anymore Atlassian understands…
Comparably Pivots
Jul 9 • 3 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.
Don’t F%$k Up The Culture
Jul 9 • 49 min
What is “culture”? Most companies talk about culture even before they understand what culture actually means, let alone their own flavor of it. In this Cult Brand episode Douglas Atkin, former Head of Airbnb’s Global Community and the man who wrote “The…
Click Versus Hires - Is it So Hard?
Jul 7 • 19 min
The Chad & Cheese #GotQuestions and we’re hoping Kshitij Jain (aka KJ) Founder and CEO of programmatic jobs platform Joveo has answers… Or maybe just spicy opinion :) Why does Mobile Apply still suck? Is Indeed really that far ahead? Who is afraid of…
How Are You Adapting to Remote?
Jul 5 • 25 min
COVID-19 is a bitch for business, but it’s making us adopt and evolve faster. Protect Your Brand is a Limited Podcast Series. The Chad & Cheese call on a real cast of experienced characters including Gerry Crispin, Principal & Co-Founder of CareerXRoads,…
Black Hiring Matters
Jul 3 • 46 min
On this week’s episode 62% of employees want to know your company’s #BLM stance Silicon Valley plays lip service to diverse hiring Amazon uses more smoke and mirrors to screw employees Ivanka Trump touts skills-based hiring - is this a joke? Canada’s…
Vervoe Revisited
Jul 2 • 21 min
Can you name the first startup to face The Chad & Cheese Firing Squad? It was Vervoe, and almost three years since facing The Squad, the company has raised money from the most popular job board in APAC, Seek,and have grown the company to 8,000 customers,…
Firing Squad: My Career Fit Founder, Gordon Collier
Jun 30 • 34 min
Voice assistants are a thing. You know Alexa better than your own kids, right? So it was just a matter of time before searching for a job was a thing on these voice platforms too. That’s where My Career Fit comes in. Jumping on the voice assistance trend,…
Are You Rescinding The Offer?
Jun 28 • 23 min
COVID-19 is a bitch for business, but are you thinking enough about the people being impacted? Protect Your Brand is a Limited Podcast Series. The Chad & Cheese call on a real cast of experienced characters including Gerry Crispin, Principal & Co-Founder…
Goodbye Glassdoor?
Jun 26 • 45 min
This is the 14th straight week more than a million people have filed for jobless claims, since the pandemic began. So, how’s your week going? On this week’s episode, the boys dive headfirst into Entelo’s dumpster fire big brands unfriend Facebook…
A Monster Discussion
Jun 25 • 17 min
A veteran of the Recruitment Tech industry for 20 years Kshitij Jain (aka KJ) has worked with well-known companies like Monster.com, Mobolt, and Indeed. A career steeped in jobs and technology sees him today at the helm of the programmatic platform Joveo…
Erect A Brand Bridge
Jun 24 • 30 min
The “brand people” get the budget, the conferences, the glory, the press. The “people people” work in the background. How do we build a powerful connection between the two? Panelists answer the tough questions about brand + people, recorded LIVE during…
Entelo Dumpster Fire
Jun 23 • 3 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.
Death Match: Aida Fazylova w/ XOR
Jun 21 • 18 min
Welcome to Death Match, North America 2020, GRAND CHAMPION EDITION which took place at TAtech on May 19. For all of you NOOBS who have never experienced Death Match - Death Match is a competition which pits 4 innovative, early-stage companies against…
People Powered Good News
Jun 19 • 47 min
How about some good news? - The Supreme Court of the United States protects L.G.B.T.Q. people against workplace discrimination AND defended DACA. - Target raised its minimum wage, - Shaquille O’Neal is backing a new gig platform and, well, OK, that’s most…
Cruising in NÜTRL - Loving Every Minute
Jun 18 • 25 min
This podcast was recorded pre-covid and at the base of the Canadian Rockies in Banff Canada with Paul Meehan, Creator, Owner & Brand Manager, NÜTRL Vodka Soda right after a little company named Anheuser-Busch acquired him. You can hear the pep in Paul’s…
Ageism: Your Future In Pieces
Jun 16 • 27 min
Getting old sucks. My back hurts just writing that sentence. Anyway, author, speaker and all-around solid dude Vinay Singh believes work really sucks for the aging. He feels so strongly that he even wrote a book entitled, “YOUR FUTURE IN PIECES: The…
Death Match: Bradley Clark w/ RecTxt
Jun 14 • 20 min
Welcome to Death Match, North America 2020, which took place at TAtech on May 19. For all of you NOOBS who have never experienced Death Match - Death Match is a competition which pits 4 innovative, early-stage companies against one-another, only one can…
LinkedINsanity
Jun 12 • 41 min
If you love a heavier Chad & Cheese - and we’re not talking about Joel’s midsection - then this one’s for you. On this week’s episode: LinkedIn made the wrong decision… Again… Reddit CEO and Portland Chief send a major BLM message adidas swings and misses…
Firing Squad: Talent Alpha CEO, Przemek Berendt
Jun 11 • 29 min
Every once and awhile, we get a startup on Firing Squad who claims to do it all, or at least almost do it all (none of them can deliver a case of Pabst with your new hire, but whatever). Talent Alpha out of Poland is once such company. Calling it the…
The Facebook Jobs Factor
Jun 10 • 14 min
Google for Jobs isn’t the only new face / big brand in town. The boys continue their interview with Venkat Janapareddy, CEO of Jobiak, and talk: - Google for jobs Global adoption - Does video content even matter - Facebook is outspending Google on the…
LinkedIn’s Racism
Jun 8 • 6 min
New LinkedIn CEO Ryan Roslansky took the helm last Monday and by Thursday LinkedIn’s racist employees were climbing out of their holes. On Thursday LinkedIn held a virtual global town hall to address the nationwide social unrest sparked by the Minneapolis…
Death Match: Adam Chambers w/ Applichat
Jun 6 • 18 min
Welcome to Death Match, North America 2020, which took place at TAtech on May 19. For all of you NOOBS who have never experienced Death Match - Death Match is a competition which pits 4 innovative, early-stage companies against one-another, only one can…
Smashfly’s New X Rating?
Jun 5 • 40 min
Things are getting a tad heavy, huh? Maybe you just need some Chad & Cheese to make it all better? On this week’s show: SmashFly gets an X, Some Good News for Communo Facebook says, “Lower pay for you!” Andrew Yang says 3 day weekends rule! Spain marches…
Symphony Talent Consolidates
Jun 4 • 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 Recruitology — Recruitology brings artificial intelligence - that’s AI kids - to job posting and distribution for employers large and small.…
Death Match: Scot Sessions w/ TalVista
Jun 3 • 20 min
Welcome to Death Match, North America 2020, which took place at TAtech on May 19. For all of you NOOBS who have never experienced Death Match - Death Match is a competition which pits 4 innovative, early-stage companies against one-another, only one can…
Inside an iCIMS Acquisition
Jun 2 • 31 min
When you want insights to big industry moves you go to the insiders. In this episode The Chad & Cheese are joined by phenom, Death Match Europe winner, and former CEO of newly acquired Opening.io, Andreea Wade. Andreea dragged along iCIMS’ technical…
Douchebag Marketing 101
May 29 • 41 min
It’s The Chad & Cheese Birthday episode, which was totally overshadowed by: - Entelo kicking their founder & CEO to the curb - Go1.com, VergeSense, & MedWing get cash - Douche Marketing shaming session - Marketing Master Class by WalMart and Nvidia just…
Brand & People are Squishy
May 28 • 32 min
Sandra Preyale has graced the halls and lead HR at Christian Dior, L’Oreal, Coach, LVMH, and Amazon. Why leave a history of big brands and take the Chief People Officer mantle at Aegis Living? Because it’s squishy. Squishy provides purpose and goes beyond…
Entelo has a New CEO
May 27 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology
Happy Birthday, Chad
May 27 • 1 min
It’s May 27th, the day that brought us Chad Sowash. Bow down!
Design for Google
May 27 • 15 min
Doing the dirty work isn’t easy, but industry education and being a change agent is a bitch. The boys continue their interview with Venkat Janapareddy, CEO of Jobiak, and talk: - Google for jobs PPC? - Indeed - “the new Monster” - Ditch the schema - The…
Jobvite & iCIMS Attack!
May 22 • 39 min
As the world begins to open up from corona, it’s refreshing to see companies in our space act like nothing ever happened, like Jobvite and iCIMS who are on the attack. Of course, there are still those like Indeed, UberWorks, and most of the Fortune 500…
WFH Warning Signals
May 21 • 26 min
The world is working from home and the WFH phenomenon looks like it just might be here to stay, as companies like Twitter and Google are in for the long haul. So who better to bring on the podcast than Robert Ruff of Sovren, whose company has been WFH for…
Rape Charges at Indeed.com
May 20 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Poach.
iCIMS Offense w/ CEO, Steve Lucas
May 19 • 27 min
Newly minted iCIMS CEO Steve Lucas has had quite a whirlwind since heading-up the company in February. Aside from a global pandemic, which led to a round of layoffs, the company has gotten snuggly with Microsoft and acquired hot startup and Death Match…
Paradox Buffet
May 15 • 41 min
It was feast or famine for a few companies on this week’s podcast? - Paradox ate like it was at a Vegas buffet, - Glassdoor was doing its best Oliver Twist - RPO Rumors out of Indeed - ZipRecruiter’s got jokes? …and discussing “urban flight” within major…
iCIMS Acquires?
May 14 • 4 min
iCIMS is in the news again? They acquired who? Big thanks Recruitology for supporting The Shred. Recruitology has the latest in machine learning and programmatic advertising technology so get your jobs on best of breed niche sites and on top job boards at…
Stop Being a Wimp - Poke The Bear!
May 14 • 33 min
Do you need a personal brand? Wait, is that even a question in today’s social media heavy landscape? Of course! On this episode of The Chad & Cheese we welcome personal brand and marketing specialist, Carlos Gill, to the show for up close and personal…
Gaming Google For Jobs
May 12 • 19 min
It’s the damned Wild West out there. - Job boards gaming Google for Jobs - Indeed possibly hitting the panic button? - A “jobs data store”? All on this episode of VOICES with Venkat Janapareddy, CEO of Jobiak. Brought to you by Chad and Cheese - HR’s Most…
Paradox Gets $40m
May 11 • 4 min
Paradox, makers of AI assistant Olivia, announced today $40M in Series B funding, led by Brighton Park Capital.
Death Match: JobSync
May 11 • 22 min
Welcome to Death Match, Europe 2020, This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features this year’s champion Alex Murphy, CEO at JobSync. Unlike most Death Matches, this one took place online (thanks COVID-19!). Never fear! The home bars were open which…
Death Match: SonicJobs
May 10 • 22 min
Welcome to Death Match, Europe 2020, SonicJobs Edition. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features this year’s champion Mikhil Raja, cofounder and CEO at SonicJobs. Never fear! The home bars were open which meant the pints were full and the Chad…
Glassdoor Layoffs
May 8 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology.
iCIMS Snuggles Microsoft
May 8 • 42 min
Another 3.2 million Americans filed for unemployment this week, bringing the total job loss to at least 33 million since the national lockdown, so how’s your day going? On this week’s episode: - iCIMS gets cozy with Microsoft, - CareerBuilder wants to…
CareerBuilder Looks to Drop a Load
May 7 • 3 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.
Death Match: Optimal
May 7 • 22 min
Welcome to Death Match, Europe 2020, OPTIMAL edition. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features Daniel Fellows, founder at Optimal. Unlike most Death Matches, this one took place online (thanks COVID-19!). But never fear! The home bars were open…
Death Match: CloudRPO
May 6 • 21 min
Welcome to Death Match, Europe 2020, CloudRPO Edition. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features Nick Gray, founder at CloudRPO. Unlike most Death Matches, this one took place online (thanks COVID-19!). But never fear! The home bars were open…
Aliens, Strippers & Microsoft
May 1 • 45 min
Time to Consider Strippers as Essential Workers? 30m Americans have filed for unemployment since the country’s been in lockdown. So how’s your week going? The boys continue to cover all the recruiting news that matters. - Layoffs at Jobvite, - Microsoft…
Jobvite Layoffs
Apr 30 • 3 min
The Shred for April 16, 2020. 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.
A.I. Recruiting Tightrope
Apr 30 • 27 min
Candidates delivered straight to the Hiring Manager sourced purely by Artificial Intelligence? It’s happening already, recruiters are being cut out of the process and algorithms are taking over. On today’s exclusive Chad & Cheese speak with Untapt’s Chief…
Tricks and Secret Sauce
Apr 28 • 17 min
Everybody wants the secret sauce, tricks, and short cuts to drive better and quicker hires. In this episode of VOICES Venkat Janapareddy talks: - Tricks and secret sauce - Pay transparency - Recruitment Marketing Platforms and more… Brought to you by Chad…
Events are Dead, Long Live Events!
Apr 24 • 39 min
While the planet largely remains in lockdown, turns out, employment is still where a ton of activity is still taking place. Plus - Layoffs at iCIMS & Greenhouse, Oyster & Remote getting seed money Karen becomes Hourly Bullhorn is rumored to be on the…
Can Your Brand Do This?
Apr 23 • 28 min
I cannot think of a brand more innovative, inclusive, and just plain fun. The Harlem Globetrotters are the epitome of success, culture, and a brand everyone knows and loves. That’s why when The Chad & Cheese were offered an interview with a real Harlem…
Karen Dies, Hourly Lives!
Apr 22 • 4 min
Remember when Alexander Mann Solutions acquired Karen.ai and we all wondered what they would do with it? Well, now we know… The SHRED is brought to you by Recruitology, Start posting your jobs using Recruitology today at recruitology.com/employers
Will Talent Take Control?
Apr 21 • 23 min
On today’s show, we have a heavy hitter. Kevin Blair is a Talent Acquisition veteran of Cisco, IBM, and Salesforce so sit back, relax, and take notes. Kevin joins HR’s Most Dangerous Podcast and covers everything from banishing “recruitment socialism,”…
GreenHouse, iCIMS Fall Prey
Apr 19 • 4 min
GreenHouse and iCIMS both fall prey to COVID 19 and layoffs ensue.
Careerbuilder Jedi Mind Trick
Apr 17 • 52 min
Last week Careerbuilder launches a new slogan and ad campaign and this week hundreds CB employees are laid off or furloughed. What kind of Jedi mind f#%k is that? The boys get deep into that and also talk: - Amazon does it AGAIN… AGAIN! - Facebook &…
Heads Roll at CareerBuilder
Apr 16 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology.
Google 4 Jobs: SEO 101
Apr 16 • 18 min
SEO (Search Engine Optimization) was popular in recruiting and then it seemed like nobody cared anymore. Then Google 4 Jobs launched and everyone started caring again. Venkat Janapareddy, CEO of Jobiak steps behind the mic to talk Google for Jobs, SEO,…
Hey Alexa, Search Jobs…
Apr 14 • 21 min
Hey Google! Alexa! Hey Siri! Voice assistants are all around us, and getting more and more popular by the day. You can even get pizzas delivered with their help. The trend, however, has yet to really breakthrough on the job search front. That’s why the…
Lever Cuts Deep
Apr 10 • 3 min
“Employees from Lever, the hot recruiting-software startup run by an ex-Googler, say the company just cut a large percentage of its workforce” - Business Insider
Amazon’s Shit Show
Apr 10 • 43 min
Disasters tend to showcase the best and worst of humanity, and the current pandemic is no different. On this week’s show, the boys highlight companies like Hilton and CVS who are doing it right, as well as Amazon, who continues to stick its finger in the…
Indeed Shutters Another Business
Apr 9 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology
Will Employer Brand Exist After COVID19?
Apr 9 • 27 min
How does Employer Brand survive a crisis like COVID19? Will an employer-controlled economy (more people than jobs) need a great brand to land employees? To say the future is uncertain is an understatement, so we brought on EB extraordinaire Jame Ellis to…
Can Recruiters Be Robot-Proof?
Apr 7 • 24 min
Katrina Collier, a professional recruiter and author of “The Robot-Proof Recruiter,” thinks employers can effectively battle the bots of automation and maintain job security as we drive into the 21st Century. Oh, really? Brought to you by the best in…
Indeed Gangster Move, Zip Drops Hammer
Apr 3 • 44 min
Looking for some warm-and-fuzzies as the world or employment burns? This probably isn’t the episode for you, as we detail misery at ZipRecruiter and Indeed … and a world shortage of condoms. It’s not all doom-and-gloom, however. The end is truly nigh. We…
Playing Offense in a Crisis
Apr 2 • 30 min
With the rise of coronavirus, some employers are adapting quicker than others to the changes in human behavior and public consciousness. One of those employers is Chipotle - a favorite guest and Joel’s favorite burrito provider - is at the forefront in…
Un-Seen by Indeed.com
Apr 1 • 3 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.
We Only Want The Party
Mar 31 • 21 min
Robert Ruff doesn’t take the bait but does shoot straight during this VOICES episode of The Chad & Cheese Podcast. Where we talk about: - Advertising is a distraction - Humans want the party, not the clean-up - Changing the economy - Paperless Offices -…
ZipRecruiter Cuts Deep
Mar 29 • 5 min
ZipRecruiter cuts employees globally. Was this a 100% COVID driven event or something imminent that was hastened because of COVID… Joel and I will talk in-depth about that very topic on this Friday’s show. Brought to you by Recruitology. Recruitology has…
Good Vibes From Rome
Mar 27 • 23 min
Today’s podcast is straight out of Rome and was that surprise breath of fresh air everybody needs. So turn off the world, enjoy these Good Vibes From Rome and breathe. Emily Alvarez, Global HR Leader with Symphony Talent joins The Chad & Cheese Podcast…
Transcending Brand
Mar 25 • 39 min
What “Branding Job” is cool enough to leave Microsoft’s XBOX Team? And what does it mean when a company focuses on transcending mere brand? Enter Jason “J” Anderson, the SVP of Brand Marketing for Cadillac Fairview who joins The Chad & Cheese to talk…
Salesforce ATS Liftoff?
Mar 23 • 24 min
What happens when the world’s largest CRM moves ATS? Start-ups need to prioritize where they allocate resources and picking the perfect partner platform for your app can be a challenging task. One such software provider is This Way Global, or AI4Jobs, who…
Coronavirus Block Party
Mar 19 • 47 min
It’s a party and nobody is invited - STAY HOME & LISTEN! How are ZipRecruiter and Indeed adapting to the ever-evolving employment landscape during coronavirus? Plus: - Mya gets more cash!?! - LinkedIn releases something to piss users off and WTF is…
Mya Makes It Rain
Mar 19 • 3 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. For the full video go to their YouTube channel.
Bullhorn Rumble
Mar 18 • 25 min
Joel is on the record calling Bullhorn’s Marketplace “bullshit”. Enter Nina Eigerman, SVP Alliances & Biz Dev from Bullhorn who joins this episode to enlighten Joel and feed him his own words. Enjoy this podcast RUMBLE made possible by Sovren, software so…
SPECIAL MESSAGE
Mar 18 • 2 min
Take a minute and do something brainless.
Guess Who’s Getting Into the Job Search Game Now?
Mar 17 • 3 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.
Don’t Be A Trainwreck
Mar 16 • 14 min
Robert Ruff is back and joins The Chad & Cheese for another VOICES episode with candid conversations about: - Silver Bullets all around - Artificial Intelligence Trainwreck - CEO’s at cocktail parties, that’s the problem! Enjoy this Voices Series podcast…
Upwork F*CK3D UP!
Mar 12 • 41 min
On this week’s show, what else: CORONAVIRUS! OK, there’s more than that, but of course, the boys are talkin’ about it and what employers are doing about it. Also, Upwork has a nasty surprise for companies who rely on its platform, someone swipes right on…
CULT BRAND: Relentlessly Focused
Mar 11 • 25 min
What does long-term focus really mean? Do companies really wait months to decide on a priority position? When does culture really matter? We welcome back best-selling author, branding expert and former Airbnb global head of community, Douglas Atkin on…
Madgex Silent Acquisition
Mar 10 • 5 min
When a big player gets acquired you just DON’T keep that a secret. Multiple Chad & Cheese sources say Madgex has been acquired, but by whom? and Why? Listen to find out!
Oleeo Means Diversity?
Mar 9 • 19 min
When you make a word up it can be defined any way you see fit. Jeanette Maister, VP of Americas with Oleeo, joins Chad & Cheese for a drive-by interview. She talks brand, rebranding, events, QR codes, diversity, bias, recommending not matching? and much…
Indeed Flunks IQ Test
Mar 5 • 42 min
It’s Corona time! On this week’s show, Indeed flunks an IQ test, Tengai, the recruiting robot, passes its validation test, the world’s immune system is getting tested, and Chad is feeling testy. Temper, temper! Grab the Purell and tune-in. You’ll be glad…
IKEA’s Rick Carsley: No Assembly Required
Mar 4 • 49 min
Rick Carsley, Director of Talent Acquisition at IKEA, knows how to plan for a podcast. 1) Feed Chad & Cheese Swedish meatballs and dessert 2) discuss topics like: - ZipRecruiter commercial blitzkrieg - Vendor Experience - Why Ryan Reynolds needs…
Suck On That, Indeed
Mar 4 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology.
NAS Recruitment Has a New Sugar Daddy
Mar 3 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology.
VOICES: Culture, the New Discrimination?
Mar 2 • 17 min
Robert Ruff joins The Chad & Cheese for another VOICES episode where they spin through topics like: - Gaming the system with the Gig Economy - Culture, the new Discrimination - The 10x Rule for Work Enjoy this Voices Series podcast from The Chad & Cheese…
Coronavirus Edition
Feb 27 • 40 min
Best of times, worst of times … while the coronavirus ravages the world and employers take notice, money continues to flow into startups and acquisitions in our space. Something’s gotta give, right? The boys discuss these two opposing forces in this…
Brand Revelation
Feb 26 • 46 min
Like it or not your brand is probably dealing disappointment to loyal followers and consumers who want to join your team. LIVE from the base of the Canadian Rocky Mountains in Banff, Chad & Cheese bring you The Gathering onstage including: Yeti — Bill…
Billion Dollar Acquisition Closes
Feb 25 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology.
Somebody’s Watching Me!?!
Feb 24 • 30 min
Think that naughty Dave Chappelle tweet from 6 years ago that you Liked can’t come back to bite you in the ass? Well, think again. Fama is a company working hard to reveal social media behavior to employers making hiring decisions. Yup, background checks…
The Bigger They Are…
Feb 21 • 29 min
You like apples? How ‘bout these apples: On this week’s show the boys discuss a $22 billion merger, iCIMS finds their new leader, and Walmart says, “Taco Bell, hold our beer.” And lots more, hosers. Enjoy and don’t throw snowballs at Sovren, JobAdx, and…
Will White Box Save A.I.?
Feb 19 • 13 min
What is Whitebox AI and is it the answer to better transparency and technology for the future? Robert Ruff, President of Sovren, continues the conversation with Chad & Cheese in this episode about GDPR, Free AI, Blackbox and Whitebox AI, and more. Enjoy…
FIRING SQUAD: HR Lancers CEO, Chris Russell
Feb 17 • 28 min
Today freelancing is hot, either as a side hustle or a full-time affair and the Gig Economy seems to be getting bigger and bigger every day. Are HR giggers ready for a platform of their own? Chris Russell, a job board industry veteran brings HR Lancers,…
Amazon Ruins Everything
Feb 13 • 45 min
Remember liking that tweet 3 years ago expressing disdain for the president? Imagine if it gets you fired 10 years from now? Well, welcome to the future, and the boys cover a company who’s monitoring your online behavior to facilitate such corporate…
#Blessed that Recruiters Suck
Feb 12 • 24 min
Sourcing extraordinaire Mike “Batman” Cohen is not the kind of cat who pulls punches, which makes him the perfect guest for the podcast. In this can’t-miss episode, the boys discuss the state of recruiting, sourcing … and the imminent takeover (not so…
Another ATS Bites the Dust
Feb 12 • 3 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.
Symphony Talent CEO, Roopesh Nair
Feb 10 • 36 min
Roopesh Nair is president and CEO at Symphony Talent, the recent acquirer of SmashFly, which listeners will remember from the podcast. Well, we thought it was a good time to bring Nair on the show and chat about a few things, like the history of Symphony,…
Indeed Switcharoo
Feb 6 • 46 min
Do you like magic? Then you’ll love this week’s episode, featuring another good ole’ fashioned Indeed.com switcharoo! Want more? The boys talk about how LinkedIn made their CEO disappear and CareerBuilder did the same with one of their most profitable…
LinkedIn Loses Its Weiner
Feb 6 • 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. The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology.
VOICES: Does HR Care About Candidate Experience?
Feb 5 • 10 min
Do hiring companies really care about the candidate experience? Robert Ruff, President of Sovren Technology tackles the hard questions as he and the boys about the black hole experience hiring process which really hasn’t changed much in the last 20-years.…
Everything Must Go! CareerBuilder’s Latest Sell-Off
Feb 5 • 3 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
CULT BRAND: Chris Kneeland CEO of Cult Collective
Feb 3 • 27 min
Whose fault is it Marketing or HR? Chris Kneeland Cult Brand creator and co-founder of The Gathering of Cult Brands joins the show to debate. Marketing has all of the budget and HR touches millions of people every year. Who owns THE BRAND, moreover THE…
New Glassdoor… Who Dis?
Jan 30 • 46 min
Tim Sackett steps in for a napping Joel during this week’s podcast. Chad & Tim talk about Glassdoor’s new car smell, Delta creating a legion of Iron Man employees (didn’t they see Ultron?), Chipotle paying big Mass fines and Canada beating the U.S. in…
Facebook Jobs Strategy?
Jan 29 • 24 min
Roberto Angulo, CEO of After College and Recruitology join the HR’s Most Dangerous pod to talk about the survival of newspaper, Facebook’s possible strategy for jobs, and how the hell does SMB embrace programmatic? Only the biggest questions tackled on…
FIRING SQUAD: Real Links’ CEO Sam Davies
Jan 27 • 32 min
Referrals rock! Ask most companies and they’ll tell you referrals are the best resource for candidates they currently employ. Unfortunately, vendors hoping to solve the referral riddle have largely fallen on their collective faces. Remember Jobster? H3?…
Carolina Start-Up Secures $3M
Jan 24 • 3 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.
Facebook Goes Google 4 Jobs
Jan 23 • 41 min
Just when you think Facebook is about the bow out of the employment game, something new happens and the boys talk about something new this week. What else, LinkedIn and Indeed were in the news, along with Delta Airlines and Amtrak. What’s more, a new site…
CULT BRAND: Make Plan B Decisions
Jan 22 • 21 min
​What happens when the New York Attorney General slaps a subpoena on the young upstart Airbnb in 2013 to access all host data for 15,000 hosts? Do they comply? Do they fight? Listen to this amazing story that embodies Airbnb’s brand straight from…
VOICES: hiQ. LinkedIn’s Salvation?
Jan 20 • 14 min
If you think the battle between LinkedIn and hiQ is over, think again. While hiQ seems to have won over the judges, LinkedIn is currently appealing the latest decision to the Supreme Court of the United States. The boys bring in Sovren president Robert…
Robot Lump Theory
Jan 16 • 47 min
Thanks to last week’s “predictions show,” this episode encompasses a whopping two weeks of news from the world of recruitment. On tap, let’s start with some shitty optics from Indeed’s newest toy, ClickIQ. Then let’s move into news that Walmart is going…
Phenom Lands Phenomenal Investment
Jan 16 • 3 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.
Cult Guac w/ Chipotle
Jan 15 • 27 min
I’m so hungry right now… Why? Mike Miller and Joe Albano from Chipotle’s Talent Acquisition team joins The Chad & Cheese to talk about food, brand, experience, marketing, free college, nurses, and does a brand really need an “employment brand”? All of…
Me and Mr. Jones
Jan 13 • 36 min
Hello, Cleveland! And hello Mark Jones, Senior Vice President at Alexander Mann Solutions, who came by the Evergreen Podcast studios in Cleveland to talk shop, covering everything from RPO in the UK vs. USA, best marketing tools to attract candidates and…
Predictions 2020 w/ Tim Sackett
Jan 9 • 37 min
It’s January. And you know what that means: Predictions for the New Year. Joining Chad & Cheese this week is long time predictor and industry icon Tim Sackett. What’s in store for Indeed, Monster, LinkedIn, ZipRecruiter and more? You just gotta listen.…
Bullhorn Acquires Herefish
Jan 9 • 4 min
So why did Bullhorn pull out the checkbook? “On average, Herefish automates 7.2 million actions per month and saves over 2 1/2 hours per recruiter per day.” That’s 2 1/2 hours of not doing stupid admin shit, rather the 2 1/2 hours with their nose stays to…
ATS is Bad Ass?
Jan 7 • 25 min
It’s not every day you get to talk to someone who’s been in the online recruitment industry as long as Chad & Cheese have, but that’s just what happened when the boys got a chance to chat with David Webb of Brightmove, an ATS you’ve never heard of (the…
Decade Top Tens
Jan 2 • 62 min
Christmas is over, and business is business! The boys cover items this week from Indeed-owned ClickIQ and Monster’s BetterThing. Better who? Exactly. And, as if that wasn’t enough, Chad & Cheese discuss their Top Tens from the decade. Balls will drop on…
College Recruiting Start-Up Raises $8.5M
Dec 31, 2019 • 3 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.
A Nurturing Acquisition
Dec 30, 2019 • 30 min
We’ve saved the best for last! Danielle Weinblatt joins Chad & Cheese to talk about ConveyIQ’s acquisition by Entelo. What missing pieces will ConveyIQ add? What will change and what sill stay the same. All brought to you by Nexxt an engagement…
2019 Naughty & Nice
Dec 26, 2019 • 36 min
Everyone wants to know! Who was naughty? Who was nice? Bill Boorman joins Chad and Cheese on stage to announce their 2019 Naughty and Nice lists at TalentNET LIVE in Dallas. They cover who was naughty and who was nice in the world of HR, recruiting, tech,…
WTF WT?
Dec 19, 2019 • 45 min
The only thing warmer than the chestnuts roasting on our open fire is the heat coming out of the world of recruitment. This week, the boys 1) uncover breaking news from the deadpool, 2) discuss another programmatic solutions acquisition and 3) chat-up how…
FIRING SQUAD: Jobsync’s Alex Murphy
Dec 17, 2019 • 30 min
Alex Murphy is a gnarly veteran of the recruitment technology industry. Will his Jobsync.io pitch have what it takes to win big applause or a shove in front of The Chad & Cheese’s FIRING SQUAD? Make sure you stop by and say hi to sponsor, Talroo.…
R.I.P. WT Employ
Dec 16, 2019 • 4 min
WT Employ was created to provide a bounty of employment-related solutions. ALTHOUGH Steven Rothberg was notified today that WT EMPLOY will STOP services at the end of 2019.
Adzuna Shade
Dec 12, 2019 • 43 min
Don’t shoot your eye out, kids, The Chad & Cheese Podcast is back this week with top news from the world of recruiting. The boys are pulling zero punches on - Adzuna’s cofounder for throwing shade at newly minted Talent.com - Indeed may or may not finally…
Crowded Gets Acquired
Dec 11, 2019 • 3 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 — Recruitology brings artificial intelligence - that’s AI kids - to job posting and distribution…
A Righteous Fiasco
Dec 10, 2019 • 33 min
Fiasco is a cool name, but what does it mean? Chaos. So what’s in a name and does it really matter? How do customers and employees engage with the BRAND, not the name? James Boettcher joins The Chad & Cheese Podcast again to dive deeper into BRAND and…
DEMOpocalypse: MYA chatbot!
Dec 10, 2019 • 36 min
Everybody loves the thought, the idea, the possible application of a chatbot. But not all chatbots are created equal… In this DEMOpocalypse Eyal Grayevsky, CEO & Co-founder of Mya takes us behind the curtain for a demo of Mya. Enjoy! For the full video go…
Neuvoo’s Sexual Chocolate Moment
Dec 8, 2019 • 45 min
It’s like a damned variety show during this podcast, recorded LIVE from a posh Dallas Hotel lobby, where The Chad & Cheese talk: - Neuvoo’s got Talent! - Craigslist joins us 2019 - Disney shows what real BRAND means - Pay Equity = Starbucks - and Is the…
Talent.com had me at “Hello”
Dec 5, 2019 • 4 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, 2019 • 34 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 18 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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 Recruitology — Recruitology brings artificial intelligence - that’s AI kids - to job posting and distribution for employers large and small.…
Google for Jobs is ALIVE
Nov 21, 2019 • 42 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 35 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, 2019 • 39 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 30 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, 2019 • 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
Nov 12, 2019 • 34 min
Audio Only. You’ve heard it… Now see it! ThisWayGlobal CEO, Angela Hood treats Chad and Cheese to beer and industry conversation. Enjoy! For the full video go to their YouTube channel.
Upwork Goes Down
Nov 11, 2019 • 4 min
Things for the freelance marketplace are getting bumpy. The Shred is sponsored by Recruitology.
Symphony Talent Gets Smashed
Nov 7, 2019 • 40 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, 2019 • 28 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 32 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, 2019 • 3 min
Symphony Talent has just acquired SmashFly Technologies
The Big Halloween Show!
Oct 31, 2019 • 40 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, 2019 • 22 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, 2019 • 44 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, 2019 • 43 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, 2019 • 30 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, 2019 • 15 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, 2019 • 43 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, 2019 • 43 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, 2019 • 22 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, 2019 • 2 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, 2019 • 28 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 45 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, 2019 • 31 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, 2019 • 31 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, 2019 • 32 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, 2019 • 43 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, 2019 • 21 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 43 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, 2019 • 3 min
Checkout The Shred, sponsored by Happy Recruiter.
Cult Brand: Purpose Must Come First
Sep 26, 2019 • 23 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 3 min
Someone got paid. Enjoy this Happy Recruiter exclusive.
Indeed Rumspringa!
Sep 20, 2019 • 40 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, 2019 • 26 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, 2019 • 11 min
“We (Jobvite) have a responsibility to empower hiring companies with the data to explain the business outcomes they are achieving.” - Aman Brar, CEO Jobvite “After listening all I could thing that it’s time for Talent Acquisition to start talking the…
Evergreen Podcasts Land…
Sep 17, 2019 • 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 HappyRecruiter.com, check out their chatbot Dora. Dora is the recruiter’s personal robot assistant that helps recruiters hire more…
What’s Next for Job Boards?
Sep 16, 2019 • 1 min
It’s more Recfest gold from London. What should job boards do to survive and thrive in the age of AI, RPA and all of the other noisy acronyms? Chad and Cheese have ideas…
LinkedIn Suffers Legal Smackdown
Sep 12, 2019 • 46 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, 2019 • 29 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, 2019 • 37 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, 2019 • 20 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, 2019 • 3 min
Scrape away! LinkedIn gets smacked in court. The Shred is sponsored by HappyRecruiter.com.
Death of Video Recruiting?
Sep 5, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 7 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, 2019 • 26 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, 2019 • 17 min
Artificial intelligence is so last month. Meet your future in RPA.
Google Goes Limp
Sep 2, 2019 • 40 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, 2019 • 3 min
Welp! Didn’t see that one coming.
Coming Soon: Cult Brand Series
Aug 27, 2019 • 9 min
Chad & Cheese are turning the world of employment branding on its head.
Entelo Acquires ConveyIQ
Aug 26, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 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 degrees…
Firing Squad: SBOJ
Aug 22, 2019 • 32 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, 2019 • 3 min
The Shred, sponsored by Happy Recruiter.
Sex, Lies and … Clusterpuck?
Aug 19, 2019 • 29 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 some time to talk…
Niches Get Stitches
Aug 15, 2019 • 44 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 making a…
The Dark Side of A.I.
Aug 14, 2019 • 34 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 the…
Google for Jobs Antitrust or Bust?
Aug 13, 2019 • 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 HappyRecruiter.com, check out their chatbot Dora. Dora is the recruiter’s personal robot assistant that will help them hire more candidates,…
Fairygodboss Co-Founder Romy Newman
Aug 12, 2019 • 32 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, 2019 • 2 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
Aug 7, 2019 • 14 min
Audio Only. 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. For the full video go to their YouTube channel.
Talkin’ Gen Z Fuckers
Aug 6, 2019 • 2 min
Audio Only. More pearls from the Talent Nexus interview. For the full video go to their YouTube channel.
SHOTS FIRED w/ Ryan Gill
Aug 5, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 1 min
Guess who?
Gerry Tales V (Endgame)
Jul 31, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 44 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, 2019 • 19 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, 2019 • 35 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?
Jul 23, 2019 • 2 min
Part of our interview with Torin Ellis. Full video interview coming soon. Audio Only. For the full video go to the YouTube channel.
‘Job Board Summer Camp’ Sucks
Jul 18, 2019 • 44 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, 2019 • 32 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, 2019 • 1 min
Before going on stage at Recfest 2019, this happened. ‘Murica! Special thanks to Talent Nexus for creating.
TMP Acquires Perengo
Jul 16, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 46 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, 2019 • 21 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, 2019 • 37 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 18 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 50 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, 2019 • 37 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, 2019 • 14 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, 2019 • 46 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, 2019 • 5 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, 2019 • 5 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, 2019 • 35 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, 2019 • 33 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 45 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, 2019 • 19 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 33 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, 2019 • 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. 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, 2019 • 6 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 30 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, 2019 • 39 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, 2019 • 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. 3, CandidateID. Enjoy this Uncommon exclusive.
Recruit Philly Q & A
May 27, 2019 • 14 min
They didn’t hold back on the questions at Recruit Philly. Check ’em out.
Live Show: Recruit Philly
May 24, 2019 • 52 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, 2019 • 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. 2, Tengai Unbiased, a recruiting freakin’ robot. Enjoy this Nexxt exclusive.
Merger Alert: Montage and Shaker Int’l
May 22, 2019 • 3 min
Listen to this episode of The Shred to learn more.
Death Match: Mya
May 21, 2019 • 21 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, 2019 • 17 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, 2019 • 48 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, 2019 • 45 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
May 15, 2019 • 14 min
Stephen O’Donnell of VideoMyJob sat down with the boys in Lisbon at the TAtech conference. Enjoy. Audio Only. For the video please go to the YouTube channel.
Exploring the Recruitment Tech Hype Cycle w/ AIA’s Nathan Perrott
May 13, 2019 • 34 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 37 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, 2019 • 31 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 4 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, 2019 • 37 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. Audio Only. For the video please go to the YouTube channel.
Live from Hireology HQ
Apr 28, 2019 • 29 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, 2019 • 45 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 2 min
Suckin’ up like a boss.
Dynamic Video Ad Units
Apr 25, 2019 • 20 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, 2019 • 3 min
Google is fixing UX brick by brick.
All Our Rowdy Friends
Apr 23, 2019 • 46 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, 2019 • 46 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, 2019 • 16 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, 2019 • 24 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, 2019 • 42 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, 2019 • 41 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, 2019 • 26 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
Apr 2, 2019 • 6 min
Behind the scenes at Talroo. Audio Only. For the video please go to the YouTube channel.
Cheating College
Apr 1, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 10 min
Don’t miss the latest update from of Talroo!
Yahoo! FAILS, McDonald’s Gives-up & Amazon AR Goggles?
Mar 28, 2019 • 43 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, 2019 • 32 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, 2019 • 23 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 34 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, 2019 • 36 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, 2019 • 37 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, 2019 • 45 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 21 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, 2019 • 27 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, 2019 • 30 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, 2019 • 33 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, 2019 • 3 min
Who just got CASH? Take a listen…
TED + SXSW = The Gathering w/ Ryan Gill
Mar 4, 2019 • 17 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, 2019 • 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…
WTF IBM?
Feb 28, 2019 • 46 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, 2019 • 3 min
Someone made it rain this week.
Conference Roundup: The Gathering (There Will Be Beer)
Feb 25, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 3 min
Who made the list? Listen and find out.
Interview: Josh Wright, Chief Economist @ iCIMS
Feb 18, 2019 • 35 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, 2019 • 47 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, 2019 • 34 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, 2019 • 3 min
Who can it be now?
Jobvite, TMP Acquisitions
Feb 12, 2019 • 3 min
The M&A wheel keeps turnin’.
Interview: Thom Kenney, CEO @ Smashfly
Feb 11, 2019 • 32 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 45 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, 2019 • 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…
Interview: Jim Stroud
Feb 5, 2019 • 34 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 4 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, 2019 • 48 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
Jan 30, 2019 • 2 min
Chad & Cheese are taking Death Match to Europe this Spring. Here’s Candidate.ID’s response. Audio Only. For the video please go to the YouTube channel.
Europe Trolls Chad & Cheese
Jan 29, 2019 • 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…
Debate: Are Companies Gaming Glassdoor?
Jan 24, 2019 • 48 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, 2019 • 3 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, 2019 • 45 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, 2019 • 44 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, 2019 • 2 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, 2019 • 3 min
Did you see what Ladders just launched? Get ready to feel like its 2007.
Firing Squad: SquarePeg
Jan 14, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 51 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 38 min
Here to kill your ATS is TalkPush, the conversational CRM. You have been warned. Audio Only. For the video please go to the YouTube channel.
Interview: Mike Woodrow, Aspen Technology Labs
Jan 9, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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, 2019 • 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 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 • 56 min
Our 2018 review. Go!
Interview: Survey Monkey’s Chief People Officer
Dec 26, 2018 • 35 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 • 46 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 • 3 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 • 44 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 • 39 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 • 41 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 • 3 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
Dec 4, 2018 • 33 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 • 33 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 • 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 JudgeGroup A leader in technology and healthcare staffing providing top talent to organizations ranging from the…
LinkedIn Launches Snapchat Wannabe
Nov 26, 2018 • 54 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 • 6 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
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 • 45 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 • 34 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…
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 • 38 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…
Uncommon Drops New Automated Sourcing Tool
Nov 6, 2018 • 3 min
It’s The Shred for November 6, 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 foremost…
Firing Squad: XOR.ai
Nov 2, 2018 • 35 min
We were totally unprepared for this chatbot startup. Mostly, because of the mere fact that they’re so far off the radar. They sound more like a Marvel villain. Boy, we did not see the Firing Squad that unfolded coming. How’d it go? Gotta listen to this…
Facebook Launching Workplace.com
Nov 1, 2018 • 46 min
Straight off Halloween’s sugar high, the boys are in rare form this week, talkin’ Handshake’s latest round of investment, protests at Google, the sale of eHarmony, Facebook’s rumored Workplace.com … and we absolutely kill Ladders latest offering. Enjoy,…
Interview: Adam Godson of Cielo – RecTech Bad Ass
Oct 27, 2018 • 31 min
When you want to talk recruitment tech you need to call upon one of the very few BAD ASS RPO tech overloads around the globe. So that’s exactly what Chad & Cheese did… Adam Godson is High Commander of Tech Solutions at Cielo – that’s what I call him –…
Kill the Middleman
Oct 26, 2018 • 5 min
iCims pushes toward a true end-to-end Talent Acquisition platform. Chad – Welcome to another installment of Chad & Cheese iCIMS iNFLUENCE 2018 Series. In mid-Oct Joel and I flew to NJ and landed at iCIMS HQ for the iCIMS iNFLUENCE event. During the event…
Be Afraid … Be Very Afraid!
Oct 25, 2018 • 48 min
It’s the Halloween edition of The Chad & Cheese Podcast, which means the boys are counting down everything in recruitment that scared the hell out of them. Hint: The bots are coming! Also, Indeed is crushing it, ZipRecruiter is mobilizing it, and Uber is…
ZipRecruiter Launches Job Seeker Profiles
Oct 24, 2018 • 3 min
Hey ghouls and goblins, it’s The Shred for October 24, 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…
What Google Wants
Oct 22, 2018 • 4 min
Being an industry leader isn’t easy… Constantly fighting the good fight, providing for clients and job seekers while protecting your flanks and reinventing the entire recruitment industry… That’s exactly what iCIMS leadership is doing. . In mid-Oct Joel…
LinkedIn Introduces Talent Hub (Raw & Unedited)
Oct 20, 2018 • 9 min
In the raw: The full audio from LinkedIn’s recent announcement of Talent Hub, their applicant tracking solution (ATS).
LinkedIn’s Blacklist, Blinders & Creepy Clowns
Oct 19, 2018 • 49 min
Holy Hell! Halloween must be close, because companies are losing their minds and scaring the shit out of us. On this week’s show, LinkedIn might have a blacklist, Indeed is 86’ing staffing firms, companies are putting blinders on their desk jockeys and…
Indeed Holds Staffing Hostage
Oct 18, 2018 • 5 min
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 Fortune 100 to the tech startups, across all industries. Check ’em out at Judge.com –…
Death Match Winner – Canvas
Oct 13, 2018 • 20 min
Canvas recently faced a panel of four judges at TAtech in New Orleans for Chad & Cheese’s Death Match competition, pitting four start-ups against each other. They were cool under pressure and came out victorious. Listen now to see how it went down.
LinkedIn! LinkedIn! LinkedIn!
Oct 12, 2018 • 43 min
If you can’t guess from this week’s title, LinkedIn did a bunch of stuff, including launching an applicant tracking system and buying an employee engagement company for (gulp!) $400 or so million. Also, Amazon dumps AI recruiting, Facebook remains serious…
Death Match – Uncommon
Oct 11, 2018 • 19 min
Uncommon recently faced a panel of four judges at TAtech in New Orleans for Chad & Cheese’s Death Match competition pitting four start-ups against each other. Listen now to see how it went down.
LinkedIn Launches ATS
Oct 10, 2018 • 3 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for October 10, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct…
Talkin’ Disability with Julie Sowash
Oct 5, 2018 • 35 min
Disability is on the minds of many employers. Companies of all shapes and sizes are looking to employ talent from the largest, most diverse minority community in the world … people with disabilities. Chad and Cheese sit down with Julie Sowash (yeah, that…
Death Match – TalkPush
Oct 4, 2018 • 19 min
TalkPush recently faced a panel of four judges at TAtech in New Orleans for Chad & Cheese’s Death Match competition pitting four start-ups against each other. Listen now to see how it went down.
Death Match – AllyO
Oct 3, 2018 • 20 min
AllyO recently faced a panel of four judges at TAtech in New Orleans for Chad & Cheese’s Death Match competition pitting four start-ups against each other. Listen now to see how it went down for them.
TextRecruit, Upwork and Amazon, Oh My!
Oct 2, 2018 • 3 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for October 2, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct…
Slack is Literally Killing Email
Oct 1, 2018 • 43 min
Still licking a few wounds from a week of traveling, the boys chugged enough Pedialyte to sit down for a recap of TAtech and SourceCon, as well as catch up on some news from Pandora and Slack. Big shoutout for those who voted us Best Podcast / Blog … it…
TAtech NOLA Post-Game Show
Sep 27, 2018 • 4 min
The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group… Judge has over 50 years of experience and success in recruiting all kinds of talent – say you need fill an IT position or maybe even a Healthcare position. Then go to Judge.com – they have the talent you…
ZipRecruiter is Droppin’ Mad Stacks
Sep 21, 2018 • 39 min
Hot off HR Tech in Vegas and before they head to New Orleans for TA Tech, the boys are covering the industry as only they can. CareerBuilder hopes you’ll finally fall in love with augmented reality (you won’t), ZipRecruiter just sponsored the world’s most…
Is That Google In Your Pocket? (Or Just Happy To See Me?)
Sep 20, 2018 • 3 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News and Opinion — This is Chad Sowash The Shred is brought to you by The Judge Group… Judge has over 50 years of experience and success in recruiting all kinds of talent – say you need IT or maybe…
HR Tech Conference Post-Game Show
Sep 17, 2018 • 36 min
Still a tad hungover from the HR Technology Conference in Vegas last week, the boys do a little post-game analysis. Enjoy, and visit our sponsors: Sovren and JobAdX.
CareerBuilder Revamps Mobile App
Sep 12, 2018 • 2 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for September 12, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct…
CareerBuilder Dumps CEO
Sep 6, 2018 • 39 min
It was just a matter of time. After a 14-year run, Matt Ferguson is no longer CEO of CareerBuilder. The boys share the details and there opinion about what’s next. Also, Upwork files IPO, surveys galore leading up the HR Tech and tattoos. Enjoy, and visit…
Talkin’ Diversity with Torin Ellis
Sep 5, 2018 • 40 min
The boys have a conversation on diversity with bad-ass MF Torin Ellis. Buckle-up for this Nexxt exclusive.
Matt Ferguson OUT as CareerBuilder CEO
Sep 4, 2018 • 3 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for September 4, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct…
Strippers, Boats & Apps
Sep 2, 2018 • 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… Judge has over 50 years of experience and success in recruiting all kinds of talent – say you need IT or maybe even…
Amazon Unleashes Tweeting Worker Zombies
Aug 30, 2018 • 46 min
For most podcasters and bloggers, the weeks leading up to the HR Tech Conference are akin to a bucket o’ crickets. Not much to say. But Chad & Cheese aren’t slowing down. This week, Google embraces military veterans (and Google’s minions cheer!),…
Google Upgrades Job Search
Aug 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… Judge has over 48 years of experience and success in recruiting all kinds of talent – say you need IT or maybe even…
WTF is Monster Studios?
Aug 24, 2018 • 35 min
With the HR Tech Conference right around the corner, there’s no stopping the news cycle in recruitment. This week, the boys discuss Bing doing its best Google for Jobs impression, Monster Releasing a new iOS app … sorta, the ReSi Finalists, Vervoe making…
BING Goes Google for Jobs
Aug 23, 2018 • 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… Judge has over 48 years of experience and success in recruiting all kinds of talent – say you need IT or maybe even…
Interview: Dan Sirk, CMO @ Kununu
Aug 22, 2018 • 19 min
Employment branding is a hot trend. While most think of Glassdoor or Indeed when the topic of anonymous employee reviews comes up, there’s an entire universe of platforms hoping to help employers improve their reputation, both nationally and globally.…
Indeed Gives Google for Jobs a Big FU
Aug 17, 2018 • 44 min
Money keeps flowing. Perkspot, ClearCompany and iCIMS all rang the cash register this week. Upwork went full-on Enterprise. Indeed’s parent company says they have the numbers to make Google for Jobs nervous and Smashfly introduces us to Emerson. Big fun!…
iCIMS Goes Cha-Ching!
Aug 16, 2018 • 3 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for August 18, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct…
Firing Squad: ZAPinfo (Formerly WebClipDrop)
Aug 15, 2018 • 38 min
The guy behind Techies.com and Jobs2Web has a startup called ZAPinfo hoping to disrupt the sourcing scene. What do Chad & Cheese think? Gotta listen to this Talroo exclusive.
PerkSpot, ClearCompany Makin’ It Rain
Aug 14, 2018 • 3 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for August 14, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct…
Google Feeds, Dice Bleeds & CareerBuilder Shrinks
Aug 9, 2018 • 42 min
It was another busy week. Rumors have Google adding searches to an unusual place, Dice reports earnings and CareerBuilder is abandoning its post downtown Chicago digs for a much smaller one. Enjoy, and support our awesome sponsors, America’s Job Exchange,…
Dice Reports, CareerBuilder Downsizes
Aug 8, 2018 • 3 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for Aug. 8, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct hire…
Interview: Bullhorn’s CMO
Aug 3, 2018 • 35 min
Another Nexxt exclusive, this month the boys have a chat with Bullhorn’s CMO Gordon Burns about the current state of marketing in the recruitment space on the heels of their annual survey. Notably, the guys dig into the most popular (and unpopular)…
Baby Bathrobes
Aug 2, 2018 • 55 min
Searching it hard. You have to type words and push Enter. Nobody has time for that, which must be the reason why Facebook and Google are making life more tolerable for recruiters by just serving up perfect candidates without all that searchings stuff. The…
Google is Dropping Bombs!
Jul 31, 2018 • 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… Who is this Judge Group I keep hearing about? Well, Judge has over 48 years of experience and success in recruiting talent…
Facebook, Google Prepare to Play Matchmaker
Jul 27, 2018 • 3 min
Hey kids, it’s The Shred for July 27, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical direct hire…
Interview: Joe Shaker Jr., President of Shaker Recruitment Marketing
Jul 23, 2018 • 33 min
It took over a year to convince Joe Shaker, Jr., president of Shaker Recruitment Marketing to be a guest on The Chad & Cheese Podcast, but he acquiesced. The state of the recruitment ad agency is as interesting as it’s ever been. From newspapers to job…
Snag Ousts CEO — MSFT Targets Slack
Jul 20, 2018 • 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… What exactly is The Judge Group, well Judge has over 48 years of experience and success in recruiting talent – namely IT…
Text Recruiting Wars Heat-Up
Jul 19, 2018 • 42 min
The boys discuss updates on the text recruiting wars, featuring the likes of Jobvite, TextRecruit, iCIMS, Canvas and Emissary. Plus, Chad talks “shortage,” acquisitions by Ultimate Software and Slack, and, of course, what episode would be complete without…
Ultimate Software, Slack Make Acquisitions
Jul 18, 2018 • 3 min
Hey boys and girls, it’s The Shred for July 18, 2018, brought to you by Judge.com. Whether you’re moving your systems to the cloud, building out a team for your next project, finding healthcare talent for your organization, filling that mission critical…
Following the Money in HR Tech
Jul 17, 2018 • 28 min
The boys breakdown the who, what, why and how of all the investment money flowing into recruitment technology startups with industry analyst George Laroque. This podcast is an exclusive from Uncommon.
Greenhouse rakes in $50m
Jul 16, 2018 • 3 min
It’s The Shred – a mini-Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News — This is Chad Sowash Greenhouse ATS and Recruiting Software scored $50 million in Series D funding from Riverwood Capital. What the Hell are they going to do with that kinda cash? Well,…
Shaker Shakes Things Up
Jul 12, 2018 • 42 min
The boys are back after a July 4th break and there’s a lot to cover. Shaker Recruitment Marketing makes an acquisition, Google embraces the Union Jack, voice assistants go commercial, CareerBuilder continues to burn and lots more. Enjoy, and give our…
Bleeding at CareerBuilder Continues
Jul 11, 2018 • 2 min
The bleeding over at CareerBuilder continues. Multiple sources are informing us that three more executives are gone. It’s a mix of terminations and just getting the hell off the Titanic.
Firing Squad: AllyO
Jul 10, 2018 • 35 min
AllyO touts itself as an end-to-end solution for recruitment. But if you think it’s just another chatbot waiting to board the commoditization train, well, you might be right. Or wrong. You’ll have to listen to see if this start-up cuts the mustard and…
Interview: Groupon’s James Ellis
Jul 9, 2018 • 46 min
On a slow week that saw us celebrating America’s birthday, the boys are taking a break from the weekly rundown and chatting with Groupon’s head of global employment brand, James Ellis. Chad cornered the poor guy at a recent conference and dug into a wide…
The Shred: July 5 News — Google
Jul 5, 2018 • 4 min
The Chad & Cheese Podcast brings introduces THE SHRED — breaking Recruitment Industry News Topics Google for Jobs rumored to be launching soon in the UK The Arland Group ACQUIRED by Shaker Recruitment Marketing — Sponsored by The Judge Group — Judge.com
Down Goes Slack!
Jun 28, 2018 • 43 min
Chad’s back! And he’s probably sporting a beret this week as the boys are talkin’ LinkedIn’s foray into the SMB market, on-demand worker platforms boom and Slack going down (ensue internet meltdown). Your ears will thank you. Enjoy, and checkout sponsors…
Snagajob Rumors
Jun 22, 2018 • 27 min
This week, Google keeps googling, Juju (who? who?) pulls the ripcord and rumors are swirling around Snag.co (better known as Snagajob). And the funding keeps flowing. Enjoy and show our sponsors some love: America’s Job Exchange, Sovren and JobAdX.
Interview: Anoop Gupta, SeekOut CEO
Jun 15, 2018 • 33 min
It’s not everyday you get to talk to someone who was a direct report to Bill Gates, but Chad & Cheese have done it. Meet Anoop Gupta, co-founder and CEO of SeekOut and Microsoft veteran. This is a Nexxt exclusive.
Microsoft Buys GitHub
Jun 7, 2018 • 36 min
With Chad in Europe for the next 3 weeks, Cheese pulls a Lionel Richie and goes solo, talkin’ news and opinion on Microsoft’s acquisition of GitHub. Who are the winner and losers? Additionally, Facebook and LinkedIn are in the news with new tools aiding…
Huh? Indeed Buys Resume.com
May 31, 2018 • 42 min
Indeed keeps building-up that moat against Google, but the latest acquisition of Resume.com has the boys shaking their heads. Plus Dice still has a pulse, Walmart is sending the blue vests to college and ZipRecruiter flexes. Enjoy, and show sponsors…
Money, Money, Money … and Millennials
May 24, 2018 • 48 min
If you thought an upcoming holiday weekend would mean a slow week in the recruiting industry, then you’re gravely mistaken, kiddies. Chad & Cheese bring da noise and da funk on a episode featuring Phenom People, Vervoe, Job.com, Indeed, and Millennials…
Firing Squad: HireVisor
May 22, 2018 • 32 min
Startup HireVisor faces the firing squad. Will their warm-and-fuzzy, sharing-is-caring business model pass the test? Gotta listen to this Talroo exclusive if you want to find out.
Interview w/ Colin Day, CEO at iCIMS – An Uncommon.co Exclusive
May 22, 2018 • 44 min
Colin Day, founder, chairman and CEO at popular ATS iCIMS doesn’t pull any punches. He’s more than happy to give his honest opinion on everything from Indeed’s future to Google’s reign to ‘Freemium’ ATS providers. And Chad and Cheese are more than happy…
Uncommon.co Demo
May 17, 2018 • 42 min
The boys checkout Uncommon.co‘s product demo. And there’s beer too. Enjoy. Audio Only. For the video please go to the YouTube channel.
Indeed Embraces Its Inner Glassdoor
May 17, 2018 • 46 min
Indeed had its annual event this week. News and opinion from the show highlight this week’s episode. Also, Google for Jobs referral traffic numbers are coming out, .jobs is .gone for Direct Employers Association and Starbucks is a real shit-show,…
Firing Squad: Woo.io
May 11, 2018 • 34 min
Were the boys wooed by Woo? You’ll have to listen to find out on this Talroo exclusive.
Glassdoor Gets Acquired
May 10, 2018 • 43 min
What started out as a pretty slow week certainly picked up by Hump Day. Glassdoor was acquired by Indeed’s parent company for $1.2 billion. The boys discuss the who, what and why. Monster has a new CEO and CareerBuilder goes down. Job boards are free for…
Interview with Jobalign’s CEO - A Nexxt Exclusive
May 9, 2018 • 26 min
If you’re hiring hourly workers today, you feel pain. Services like Jobalign are at the forefront of working to solve this problem. Chad and Cheese dive in to find out more. Enjoy this Nexxt exclusive.
Monster Goes Geico
May 3, 2018 • 44 min
On this week’s show, CareerBuilder and Monster have opposing strategies on job search, Monster’s new ads go “all Geico,” Stepstone buys Universum, Facebook is focused on @Work, Russians make an HR robot, brain sensors take over, PrivateService.jobs…
Interview: Tony Lee of SHRM – Uncommon.co Exclusive
Apr 28, 2018 • 39 min
An Uncommon exclusive … the boys sit down with industry icon Tony Lee for a walk down Memory Lane, an update on what’s new at SHRM and even talk a little Cheap Trick. If you remember Cheezhead, OCC and when Monster had “The” and “Board” as brand bookends,…
CareerBuilder Says Sell! Sell! Sell!
Apr 27, 2018 • 42 min
The mergers and acquisitions market is heating up this week. Names like CareerBuilder, Adecco and PeopleFluent keep things interesting. Plus Google for Jobs gets busy internationally. Enjoy, and visit our sponsors: Sovren, America’s Job Exchange and…
Interview with the CEOs of Talroo (Formerly Jobs2Careers) and JobAdX
Apr 19, 2018 • 53 min
Live from SHRM Talent in Las Vegas earlier this week, Chad & Cheese sit down with two of the most exciting companies around today, in two of the most talked about technologies. Thad Price, CEO of Talroo, formerly Jobs2Careers, talks rebranding and the…
Interview: PandoLogic & CandidateID
Apr 19, 2018 • 16 min
The boys are still working through hangovers from a week in Ireland, but our pain is your gain. We were able to land a handful of interviews at the Guinness brewery. For this week’s episode, we chat with Terry Baker from PandoLogic and Adam Gordon from…
Indeed Jail
Apr 17, 2018 • 14 min
Industry veteran Tim Sackett discusses the trials and tribulations of being sentenced to Indeed “jail.” You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll long for an alternative to Indeed. Enjoy.
CareerBuilder is a Trainwreck
Apr 12, 2018 • 61 min
If you only listen to one episode of The Chad & Cheese Podcast, this one might be it. CareerBuilder is a mess right now, according to our sources. We’re talkin’ execs jumping ship, layoffs, angry sales people and a lot of bitter ‘Builders. Tune in for all…
Firing Squad: RoboRecruiter
Apr 5, 2018 • 32 min
There’s a lot of confusion around chatbots in recruiting. Do you need one? Which one? How much? Questions abound on this technology that serves as a buzzword at every conference and practically every blog post online. RoboRecruiter thinks chatbots are not…
Interviews from ERE: VideoMyJob, YouVisit, Seekout, AllyO
Apr 4, 2018 • 30 min
Hey kids, this week Joel was in San Diego at ERE and Chad was in San Francisco at a Biddle Consulting Group Institute Summit – swanky right? Luckily between naps Joel was able to get some quick interviews from: VideoMyJob – Kristen Graham, Co-founder…
Interview: Clinch & Smashly | Nexxt Exclusive
Mar 31, 2018 • 12 min
Another Nexxt exclusive podcast, the boys sit down with two of the hottest TA tech companies in the vendor space: Clinch and Smashfly. Enjoy.
Hey Indeed, Thanks For Ruining a Perfectly Good Song From Our Childhood!
Mar 29, 2018 • 45 min
After a bit of hiatus and a stint at the Guiness Recover Unit at the local hospital, Chad & Cheese are back in the groove, sticking it to everyone who, let’s be honest, deserve it. Here’s a taste: Indeed’s new commercial has us scratching our heads and…
Firing Squad – Uncommon.co
Mar 27, 2018 • 35 min
People on LinkedIn aren’t looking for a job and too many candidates on job boards aren’t qualified. Therein lies the heart of start-up Uncommon.co and how it hopes to break through the crowded space of recruitment technology. The company says it uses AI…
Interview: Hire with Google’s Bogomil Balkansky – A Nexxt Exclusive
Mar 15, 2018 • 11 min
A Nexxt exclusive! One of the biggest treats from our time at TAtech in Ireland this month was the opportunity to see Hire with Google’s Bogomil Balkansky, VP Cloud Recruiting Solutions, present. A bigger treat was the opportunity to interview Bogomil at…
Live in Dublin for TAtech Europe
Mar 14, 2018 • 31 min
The boys take their act across the Atlantic for TAtech Europe, conveniently scheduled around St. Patrick’s Day. Sláinte!
Glassdoor Raising Prices
Mar 8, 2018 • 49 min
Call it the International Women’s Day episode, although it’s mostly about Millennial-bashing. This week: United Airlines does a U-turn on bonus lottery Glassdoor sends out conflicting messages about a price increase Burger King torches traditional…
Glassdoor’s Rumored IPO
Mar 1, 2018 • 46 min
March Madness is podcast madness, apparently. On this week’s episode, the “badasses” are talkin’: Google keeps kickin’ ass and takin’ names in employment tech Bloomberg says Glassdoor is headed toward IPO country Facebook eyes global market with jobs…
Why Would Anyone Launch a Job Board Today? C’Mon, Man!
Feb 23, 2018 • 44 min
Money continues to flow into HR tech companies and people are still launching job boards. Yeah, you heard that right. Job boards. C’mon, really? The boys break down all the latest news. WorkHere pivots Find.jobs launches (is it now officially a failed…
Talkin’ ICOs, Blockchain & Crypto w/ Moonlighting CEO – A Nexxt Exclusive
Feb 13, 2018 • 39 min
The Chad and Cheese listeners know that Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning has taken center stage as the bright and shiny objects of the recruitment industry over the last year, but what about the entrance of ​Blockchain and Cryptocurrency? What…
Firing Squad – Candidate.ID
Feb 13, 2018 • 39 min
Waking the dead in your resume database is all the rage. Companies like Crowded (Firing Squad alumni), Lever and ConveyIQ (formerly Take The Interview) are getting noticed for taking the best strategies in marketing and bringing them to recruitment.…
ZipRecruiter Takes Aim at a $1 Billion Valuation
Feb 10, 2018 • 43 min
Dollar dollar bill ya’ll! Money is flowing into the recruitment tech space like a melting glacier into the Atlantic Ocean. In this week’s episode, ZipRecruiter eyes a new round of funding to the tune of $50 million, valuing the company at $1 billion, or…
Chad & Cheese’s Super Bowl Commercial
Feb 2, 2018 • 3 min
We did an ad for this year’s Super Bowl. Monster’s going to love it!
Top 10 Employment-Related Commercials of All-Time … and One of Our Own
Feb 2, 2018 • 37 min
On this week’s show: Amazon is tracking your trips to the shitter Monster gets a bad case of the shrinkage Top 10 industry commercials of all-time A very special ad from Chad & Cheese Super Bowl picks … and much, much more As always, visit our sponsors.…
Onsite Interview with Text Recruiting Startup Canvas
Jan 24, 2018 • 46 min
A Nexxt Exclusive in partnership with TAtech.org, the boys are onsite to interview Aman Brar, CEO of Canvas, a text messaging recruiting tool. In addition to covering a wide array of topics, including the power of SMS, the benefits or building a deep data…
Indeed is Sneaky as Hell & Ripple Hopes to Topple LinkedIn
Jan 19, 2018 • 41 min
This week, Indeed is quietly making some big changes for users, a new report says recruiters don’t give a damn about AI (yet) and there’s another mobile app hoping to take down LinkedIn (good luck with that Sparky). It’s a barrel full of monkeys, enjoy.…
Firing Squad – HoneIt
Jan 17, 2018 • 31 min
Nick Livingston, CEO at Honeit Software not only faces the Firing Squad, but the prospect of a real fire during our recording session. Things can get a little hectic when Chad & Cheese take the mic. Will Nick stand in the pocket, take his licks and score…
iCIMS Buys a Trojan Horse
Jan 12, 2018 • 45 min
On this week’s episode, iCIMS buys a Trojan horse, Walmart adds a little sugar to make the layoff medicine go down and hiQ gets some good news regarding its epic battle with LinkedIn. You don’t want to miss a second, but if you do, we can still be…
Tale of Two Strategies: Google’s Inclusion & Indeed’s Exclusion
Jan 6, 2018 • 34 min
The holidays are over, and business is business. The boys are back at it this week, pulling no punches … just like you like it. Believe it or not, in addition to talking Google, Indeed and others, Monster (remember them?) get mad airtime. Here’s a…
2018 Predictions
Jan 2, 2018 • 48 min
A Nexxt Exclusive in partnership with TAtech.org, the boys enlist help from industry expert Tim Sackett to come up with predictions for 2018. Featured are Glassdoor, Monster, CareerBuilder, Slack, and much, much more. There’s even a prediction for 2020,…
Here’s Our Naughty & Nice Lists for 2017
Dec 22, 2017 • 42 min
We’ve made a list. We’ve checked it twice. And here’s our list of who’s been naughty and who’s been nice this year. It’s the perfect combination of sweet-and-sour for you to enjoy with a stout eggnog and pudding made of fig. Special holiday cheer for our…
Indeed Comes Clean, ZipRecruiter Is On The Hunt & Your Job Titles Aren’t Amusing Us
Dec 17, 2017 • 43 min
Come all ye’ faithful if you seek all the latest news and commentary from the world of recruitment. This week the boys take on Indeed, ZipRecruiter and crappy job descriptions. It’s not personal, it’s just Chad & Cheese, HR’s most dangerous podcast. Need…
‘Tis the Season: Stockings Full of Coal, Layoffs and Lawsuits
Dec 10, 2017 • 38 min
The boys are deckin’ the halls and wreckin’ the pod with a slew of industry news. Turns out, the holidays are a great time to pass out pink slips and head to court. Feel the cheer! On this week’s show, Chad & Cheese talk about the following: DHI, Dice’s…
Talkin’ hiQ vs. LinkedIn with Mark Weidick, CEO @ hiQ – A Nexxt Exclusive Podcast
Nov 27, 2017 • 34 min
It’s a Nexxt EXCLUSIVE The Chad and Cheese Podcast where we’re diving headlong into the hiQ versus LinkedIn court battle starring and interview with CEO of hiQ Labs, Mark Weidick. It’s also a lactose-free event – Joel Cheesman (Cheese) is out on…
Giving Thanks and Roasting the Recruiting Industry’s Top Turkeys
Nov 24, 2017 • 39 min
On this Thanksgiving edition of The Chad & Cheese Podcast, the boys have some mad shoutouts, especially for tweeting fans and feisty Indeed employees. Big fun. Then, like a finely balanced plate of meat and potatoes, the guys go through their Top 5 lists…
Google Sticks It To Indeed (Again) and Anonymity is Under Fire at Glassdoor (Again)
Nov 17, 2017 • 50 min
It’s the holiday season, but the recruitment news rages on. The boys cover a variety of topics this week, including: Google for Jobs unveils four new features, and one is particularly brutal for Indeed. Glassdoor goes to court and is ordered to reveal the…
Talkin’ Vet Recruiting, LinkedIn’s Leapfrogging, Entelo’s Heavy Hitting & ipply’s Shuttering
Nov 10, 2017 • 38 min
The boys recorded this week’s show on Veteran’s Day in the U.S., so vet recruiting is top-of-mind. Considering Chad is an Army Vet, how could it not? CareerBuilder is partnering with this vet site, and rumors that Monster is making changes to Military.com…
‘Edu-taining’ Interview with Susan Vitale, CMO at iCIMS – A Nexxt Exclusive Podcast
Nov 8, 2017 • 39 min
In this Nexxt exclusive, in partnership with TAtech, Chad and Cheese bring industry veteran Susan Vitale, CMO at iCIMS, on to discuss iCIMS’ recent job seeker survey, and any other timely topic they want. Included is a deep dive into employment branding…
Can We Just Stop with the ‘Tinder for Jobs’ and the Video Resumes Already, Please?
Nov 1, 2017 • 27 min
Halloween’s hangover has the boys ranting about some trends that just won’t die: ‘Tinder for Jobs’ and video resumes. Startups Workey and O’Hire go keep going back to the future and treading where past companies have failed, and it’s got the boys fired…
Firing Squad – Crowded.com
Oct 31, 2017 • 36 min
On this Halloween edition of The Chad and Cheese Podcast, Chad and Joel welcome Howie Schwartz, CEO of Crowded to the Firing Squad. Howie believes Crowded Refresh will be a big treat because it can bring old and dead candidates back to life. That’s right…
Tech Killing Fields – Can Recruiters Survive? | Smashfly Cries Wolf | HiQ crowdfunds legal $$ against LinkedIn
Oct 27, 2017 • 51 min
Chad enlists Tim Sackett – from The Tim Sackett Project at TimSackett.com – to fill in while Joel sits on the beach, sipping margarita’s while wearing a speedo. (Try and get that picture out of your brainpan) Anyways.. In this episode Chad and Tim venture…
Job Board Founder Has a Date with Prison | Google Hire’s Big Letdown
Oct 22, 2017 • 50 min
Welcome to another episode of The Chad and Cheese Podcast. This week the boys are coming at you on a Sunday morning (more on that in the podcast), which means they still may be a little drunk from Saturday. On this week’s episode, a job board owner get…
The Race for Recruiting Chatbot Glory Heats Up & Facebook’s Offensive on Recruitment Marches On
Oct 13, 2017 • 48 min
What’s up, party people? On this week’s podcast, the plot between HiQ and LinkedIn thickens, the race to recruiting chatbot glory continues and maybe Microsoft’s ATS sucks more than we thought. “… imagine if a company that you’ve never heard of used…
Drinkin’ the LinkedIn Kool-Aid while Furniture Companies Buy Employment Sites
Oct 6, 2017 • 39 min
What a week. LinkedIn’s annual event took place in Nashville, Tennessee and it was an opportunity for them to drop a big ol’ poop sandwich in the lunch boxes of job boards and ATSs everywhere. Listen to learn why. And speaking of ATSs, Chad thinks they’re…
LinkedIn’s Jeff Weiner Keynoting Talent Connect 2017
Oct 4, 2017 • 23 min
LinkedIn’s CEO from Talent Connect 2017 discussing the state of the company. Raw and unedited.
Newspaper Partnerships are Cool Again, Indeed Gets Warm-and-Fuzzy, Snapchat Recruiting Heats Up
Sep 22, 2017 • 41 min
On this week’s edition of HR’s Most Dangerous Podcast, the boys are getting geared up for their LIVE Podcast in Denver next week at the TATech conference. Speaking of Denver what’s the deal with all of these Cannabis Jobs? Nearly 150,000 Americans hold…
Firing Squad: GoodTime.io
Sep 19, 2017 • 27 min
Goodtime.io’s CEO, Ahryun Moon stares down the barrel of the Chad and Cheese Firing Squad podcast. Firing Squad is a raw podcast focused on allowing recruitment industry startup companies to strut their technology, products, and solutions or just fail…
Chad Throws Shade at ZipRecruiter, Crowded Brings Back the Dead, Women Workers vs. Google
Sep 15, 2017 • 49 min
As we hit the midpoint of September, the news stories are flowing fast, so the boys cover a lot of ground this week. First, Chad goes off on ZipRecruiter, Mayweather-style, dissing their loose definition of “integration,” among other things. Women also…
Interview: Candidate.Guru on Elevated Careers Acquisition
Sep 9, 2017 • 26 min
The guys have given eHarmony’s Elevated Careers a hard time from the first podcast. With the belief that candidate matching is more pixie dust and unicorns than real science and a commercially viable product, both Chad and Cheese couldn’t imagine anyone…
Google Hire is Killing ATSs, Skype is Killing Video Interviewing, Dominos is Killing Delivery Drivers
Sep 8, 2017 • 43 min
The first show to follow Labor Day weekend finds the guys especially salty and feisty. They start the show with a rant about Dice that follows up one of their best interviews of the year. Then they bring it down a bit with some news from the pizza…
Live from PracticeLink
Aug 29, 2017 • 49 min
This week, the boys broadcasted live from Hinton, West Virginia at PracticeLink‘s annual corporate event. We had a great time and loved visiting West Virginia and soaking up a little southern hospitality. Much love. We covered our recent interview with…
Interview with Dice’s CEO
Aug 25, 2017 • 41 min
The boys were really excited to recently chat with Dice’s CEO, Mike Durney. As listeners will know, DHI, Dice’s parent, has been through an interesting year that saw the company look at strategic options for the business (a fancy way of saying, “We’re for…
Interview – Mark Weidick of hiQ Labs and the Case Against LinkedIn
Aug 23, 2017 • 24 min
One of the hottest stories in recruitment right now is the legal battle between hiQ and LinkedIn. If you’re not familiar with the case, here’s a good summary: A federal judge issued a huge setback for LinkedIn on Monday, ruling that LinkedIn can’t block…
Firing Squad – Vervoe
Aug 22, 2017 • 34 min
Startup Vervoe faces the Chad and Cheese Firing Squad. Firing Squad is a podcast which allows a startup company to either showcase their technology, products, and solutions or just fail miserably. It’s a Shark Tank-like podcast with 37 pieces of Chad and…
eHarmony’s Elevated Careers Finally Finds a Match | LinkedIn is Building Pipelines | Facebook is for Poachers
Aug 18, 2017 • 40 min
Lots going on this week. Dog days of summer be damned. EHarmony’s Elevated Careers found a buyer in this company and a little crow has to be eaten. Is it a match made in matching heaven? We’ll see. HiQ gets a ‘W’ against the big, bad LinkedIn, but this…
HR is the New PR | Ladders Gets Its TMZ On | Is VCV the Future of Recruiting? | Werk Does it Differently
Aug 11, 2017 • 43 min
Another big week. The boys cover a grassroots campaign by HiQ to fight-off LinkedIn. Are you in? Indeed has gone shopping, acquiring Interviewed and taking the company into ATS territory. Can Indeed build a platform to take on Google, LinkedIn and…
LinkedIn is Out for Blood, Indeed is Dining Out and Dice is Out of Gas
Aug 7, 2017 • 38 min
The summer of love rolls on, boys and girls. This week, LinkedIn is out for blood, Dice hits rock bottom and there ain’t no party like a microchipping your employee party. But first, the state of Wisconsin is losing its mind or maybe overindulging on…
CareerBuilder Gets a Divorce | Employers are Microchipping Workers | JazzHR is Jazzed
Jul 28, 2017 • 31 min
Giddyup kids! Episode 19 is in the books. Chad and Cheese are hot on Google Hire’s exploding interest and latest product demo. Chad breaks it down like a math problem. CareerBuilder’s 15 year marriage to Gannett ended in divorce this week. You’ll never…
Google Hire Officially Launches, Indeed and LinkedIn Aren’t Taking the News Sitting Down
Jul 20, 2017 • 41 min
The boys are back after the 4th holiday and Chad trekking to Oregon for college visitations. And it’s a good thing, because the news was hot-and-heavy this week. Google Hire officially launched. Are the guys impressed or not? Indeed and LinkedIn were also…
Jumping into Indeed’s Walled Garden Against Google | Canvas’ Text Recruiting | Deep Thoughts from Jobg8
Jul 10, 2017 • 36 min
Still a little hungover from the 4th of July holiday, the boys dive into Indeed’s walled garden against Google, wonder if old school job board SEO is dead and drop wisdom and perspective following the Jobg8 conference. Put on your big-boy pants and…
With special guest Bill Fanning: Are you embracing or fighting Google? | Why is CareerBuilder snuggling up to Google? | Does anyone care about compliance?
Jun 30, 2017 • 36 min
Where’s Cheese? Chad brings recruiting industry veteran and America’s Job Exchange GM Bill Fanning to the mic while Joel takes a much-needed vacation. Chad takes aim at Bill with questions like – What the Hell is going on in this crazy AI/Google shiny…
Live from Jobg8 Job Board Summit in New Orleans (There Will Be Drinks)
Jun 21, 2017 • 29 min
The boys headed down the The Big Easy this week for a live podcast at the Jobg8 Job Board Summit. As usual, they weren’t so “easy” with the commentary on CareerBuilder, who is valued at $500 million, instead of the $1 billion-plus price tag originally…
McDonald’s Goes All-In on Snapchat | Amazon Wants to Buy Slack | Entelo Gets $20 Million
Jun 16, 2017 • 40 min
What started out as a slow week certainly turned up as time passed. Entelo received $20 million in funding, and the boys discuss what’s really behind all the money flowing into A.I. Can you say “land grab”? Amazon, yes, that Amazon is rumored to be…
Workey and Clustree Get Paid | TaskRabbit Grows | Kalo is ‘Badass’ | Olivia & Mya Get Competition | Recruitics Gets All Analyticky
Jun 9, 2017 • 36 min
It was a busy week. Economic megatrends continue to take hold. There are more job openings than ever before, and that has invigorated the gig economy and put recruiters in a strong sellers market for many positions. TaskRabbit, where anyone who will…
Live from TA Tech Summit – All Things Google for Jobs
Jun 1, 2017 • 29 min
The boys were at TA Tech Summit in Minneapolis June 1, and did a live broadcast on all things Google … we’re talkin’ Google Cloud Jobs API, Google Hire and Google for Jobs. They even discussed ideas for what the future might look like. Special thanks to…
CareerBuilder’s Revenue Drop | Microsoft’s Workplace-of-the-Future is Scaring the Hell Out of Us | Google’s Virtual Reality Play | Mya Gets Funding
May 12, 2017 • 38 min
Happy Mother’s Day Edition! This week, the boys are scared sh!#less at Microsoft’s workplace-of-the-future, Google makes a virtual reality play and disagreement ensues about its relevancy to recruitment, startup Mya’s A.I. recruitment play gets a shot of…
Google Testing Indeed-Killer, Dice Cuts Off Its Arm To Save Its Soul, 84 Lumber Recruitment Ads
May 5, 2017 • 39 min
It was a big week. We finally have visual proof that Google is testing an Indeed-style job search, Ladders looks like it wants to become an online newspaper, Dice is getting rid of these sites, 84 Lumber returns with new recruitment ads (follow-ups to…
LinkedIn’s Future | Slack Eavesdropping | Vervoe’s Automated Interviews | Job Boards Aren’t Dead (Mostly)
Apr 28, 2017 • 39 min
This week, the boy wonders discuss LinkedIn’s ongoing ubiquity in news and finally catching up to Facebook and Twitter on this one key offering, eavesdropping on employees and gauging morale via Slack, Hipchat and others, more end of the world chatter…
DICE | Snapchat’s ‘Snapplications’ | LinkedIn | Completed | LinkedIn | Smashfly | HiringSolved
Apr 21, 2017 • 36 min
This week, the boys discuss how no one apparently wants to buy DICE and its portfolio of sites and what it could mean for CareerBuilder’s reported sale. Snapchat is in the news again with “Snapplications,” a way McDonald’s is generating candidates, and…
Google Jobs API | Glassdoor Court Case | Beamery | Teamable | Crelate | Google Hire
Apr 14, 2017 • 37 min
On Episode 6, the boys bookend the episode with Google, starting a discussion about the Google Jobs API and ending with the news this week that Google Hire is set to turn the ATS market upside down … and maybe the job search market too. Glassdoor is so…
Bloom Automation’s ‘Trimmigrants’ | Indeed | TheLadders | CareerBuilder | LinkedIn | Nymeria
Apr 3, 2017 • 39 min
Chad’s really ticked off in this week’s episode, as you can tell by the “E” rating on this show. In this week’s episode of HR’s most dangerous podcast, the boys cover more automation – this time in the marijuana industry – with Bloom Automation, unlimited…
Purple Squirrel | TextRecruit | Facebook | Period Leave | Talentegy | Automation
Mar 24, 2017 • 63 min
This week, HR’s most dangerous podcast takes on a variety of topics, starting with “period leave,” avoiding most of the landmines this topic invites. The boys also cover Purple Squirrel and wether or not charging job seekers can work or not, the success…
Elevated Careers by eHarmony | Indeed.com | Slack Attack | JobSpotting App | WorkHere | 21.co
Mar 17, 2017 • 62 min
This week, the boys first take a trip down Memory Lane, discussing the history of job matching and how eHarmony can’t even make it work. Can anyone? Indeed.com is still crushing it and their new native mobile app JobSpotting is a worthy topic of…
LinkedIn Rant | 84 Lumber | SnapChat IPO | Facebook Jobs
Mar 10, 2017 • 55 min
This week, the boys discuss the problem with LinkedIn’s lazy users, 84 Lumber’s Super Bowl advertising campaign, Snap’s IPO and its potential impact on recruiting, and Facebook job postings. Please remember to visit out sponsors: America’s Job Exchange…
Introduction
Feb 28, 2017 • 9 min
Chad Sowash and Joel Cheesman introduce their new podcast.