The Talent Economy Podcast

The Talent Economy Podcast

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When Reality Forces Necessity – Uncovering the Challenges of Remote Working
Mar 26 • 15 min
When Reality Forces Necessity – Uncovering the Challenges of Remote WorkingIn this episode, we’re joined by Jen Kalal, senior program manager at Amazon. Jen works in recruiting and manages the team’s capacity, figuring out how many new hires are needed,…
How to Manage Change to Remote
Mar 23 • 34 min
How to Manage Change to RemoteThis week, we’re joined by Kerry Brown, VP of workforce adoption at SAP, who is also a speaker, thought leader, and strategist. At SAP, Kerry focuses on the Future of Work: how jobs will change, where we work, how we work,…
The Future of Work Is Experiences, Not Jobs
Mar 16 • 31 min
The Future of Work is Experiences, Not JobsIn this week’s episode, we’re joined by Corinne Ripoche, president of Pontoon Solutions. A division of The Adecco Group, Pontoon is a global HR outsourcing company that drives the acquisition of permanent talent…
Coach, But Don’t Forget to Play – How to Compete in the Staffing Industry
Mar 9 • 37 min
Coach, But Don’t Forget to Play – How to Compete in the Staffing IndustryThis week’s episode welcomes Marcus Sawyerr, CEO of YOSS - a cloud-based talent platform connecting high-demand skills with flexible global opportunities. YOSS originated from an R&D…
Meaning, Passion, and Purpose – Freelance Success Stories
Mar 2 • 30 min
Meaning, Passion, and Purpose: Freelance Success StoriesIn this week’s episode, we’re exploring the other side of the talent economy - the talent.I sit down with Melissa Morgan, who is a designer, freelancer, and marketing strategist. Melissa is a key…
What Poultry Farmers Taught Me About Hiring The Right Person
Feb 24 • 39 min
AI Recruiting: What Poultry Farmers Taught Me About Hiring the Right PersonWith 10 resumes submitted, what determines if there are five prospective candidates instead of two?That’s right - it’s the recruiter.In this episode, I’m joined by Ken Lazarus, the…
Putting a Dent in the Universe: Introducing Toptal Chief Economist Erik Stettler
Feb 18 • 34 min
Putting a Dent in the Universe: Introducing Toptal Chief Economist Erik StettlerThis week, we welcome Erik Stettler to both the show and the Toptal team. Erik recently joined Toptal as chief economist. A longtime member of the network and advocate of the…
We Only Have One Life
Feb 10 • 38 min
We Only Have One Life: A Look at Talent PlatformsWhy are we selling our bodies to the companies we work for?We only have one life – there’s a better way to spend it than sitting in an office for 10 hours a day. Remote work provides more flexibility as…
Freelancers Make the Impossible, Possible
Feb 3 • 34 min
The Talent Economy and the Benefits of Hiring FreelancersTechnology is moving faster than it ever has before—and as slow as it ever will again.Technology makes productivity essentially limitless. The ability to access global talent and hire skilled…
What Got You Here, Won’t Get You There
Jan 27 • 42 min
The staffing industry is 50 years in the making – and now, there’s some new blood in the mix.There’s a new wave of innovation coming along, with all sorts of new companies entering the staffing industry. The economy is on the rise with more open job…
Corporate HR Leader Takes 12 Months To Live As A Digital Nomad
Jan 20 • 33 min
Imagine being able to travel the world and still do the work that you’re passionate about.That’s what Mathilde Fouque’s digital nomad life looks like. In her life, Mathilde visited 33 countries around the world. In the past 18 months, as a digital nomad,…
Move The Ball Two Feet, Not Two Yards
Jan 14 • 38 min
It’s time for leaders to think differently. We’re all biased in some way, shape, or form. In the past, it worked as a survival mechanism, and today it still sneaks into unexpected places—including HR and the staffing industry. Many companies talk the talk…
The Importance of Learning How To Learn
Jan 6 • 43 min
The Importance of Learning How to LearnSo, you’ve earned your college degree, but have you actually learned how to learn?Continuously reskilling within the workforce is essential to keeping up with our rapidly changing world of work. Without understanding…
What You Won’t Know Until You Try
Dec 16, 2019 • 39 min
Talent Economy with Jonny Dunning: Show NotesJumping into the talent economy can definitely feel like a daunting step. There’s a stigma around leaving a cushy full-time corporate job to jump into the uncertainty of the freelance world.Look at it this way:…
Shift The Future of Work
Dec 9, 2019 • 39 min
The Talent Economy Podcast with Gina Hadley: Show NotesThe future of work is no longer a distant dream. The future of work is today’s reality.Changes to the nature of work and organizations’ fundamentals are finally starting to create space for women and…
The Human Cloud: Insights from GigE 2019
Dec 3, 2019 • 36 min
Are you part of the Human Cloud? The Human Cloud is disrupting everything about the world of work, but it’s uniquely pushing the staffing industry to make some fundamental changes about how candidates are found, trained, and hired. In this episode, I talk…
How Will Changing Consumer Trends Affect the World of Work?
Nov 5, 2019 • 39 min
Talent Economy – John Healy – Show NotesAre you the right person for the job? Nowadays, companies pushing to hire the best talent – but the talent is looking for more flexibility around the way they work and live. It’s not all about just getting the…
How To Manage What You Cannot See
Nov 4, 2019 • 35 min
Talent Economy – Michelle Labbe – Show NotesIf you can’t see them, how can you trust them? The traditional model of work has always focused on herding employees to sit in specific seats by a specific time, for a specific amount of time. Now, as many…
Leading the Pack: Insights from Microsoft, Yoss, and the Mom Project
Nov 3, 2019 • 37 min
Talent Economy – David Francis – Show NotesHow can you make someone want to work for your company without paying them more? Overwhelmingly, the answer is flexible hours and work-from-home options. With the technology we have today, most “office” jobs can…