Hiring From the Heart

Hiring From the Heart

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Join us for in-depth conversations with the top specialists in recruiting, talent and people operations. Barbara Lee and Reuben Roth lead the conversation on recruiting, relationships and how the two tie together. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/hiringfromtheheart/support


12: Susan Chy, Revolut
May 4 • 36 min
How can the environment that you’re in and the types of people you’re exposed to change your entire outlook on life? Listen to our final episode through to the end because near minute 20, Susan drops something unexpected and the conversation takes a turn.…
[LIVE] Episode 11: Gigi Genkova, Expanse
Apr 28 • 42 min
Gigi takes a straight and direct approach with both her recruiting processes and her dating life. From her work at large firms and smaller startups, Gigi talks to us about using metrics to strategize on her recruitment processes and being real about her…
10: Chris Ioannou, Equinox
Apr 20 • 37 min
After deciding a career in finance wasn’t for him, one of Chris’s friends convinced him to join a recruiting agency and try his luck at being a recruiter. Being amazed by his ability to sit in the room with subject matter experts like CTOs and CIOs, he…
9: Kim Coe, Citizen
Apr 13 • 45 min
After 5 years in recruiting, both in NYC and LA, Kim joined WeWork where she was able to build out the tech recruiting function from the ground up. Getting used to being uncomfortable was key to her being successful. Kim heavily credits a teamwork…
8: Charlie Keinath, Beeswax
Apr 6 • 34 min
Charlie talks about building his “roster” for his recruiting team and building an international team at BuzzFeed back in 2013. Charlie became a recruiter after his career in finance didn’t pan out following the financial fallout of 2008. On his first day,…
7: Jenn Gustin, InsideSherpa
Mar 30 • 40 min
Jenn pitches herself into becoming the Manager of Talent Acquisition on her second week of joining HBO and building the team at one of the world’s largest self-driving car companies. Jenn Gustin is an Account Executive at InsideSherpa. Her career has…
6: Samer Zaben, Spotify
Mar 23 • 35 min
After 8 years in recruiting at small boutique agencies to established startups like Spotify, Samer gives us his deep take on why recruiting can never be replaced by AI and his singular focus for being a great recruiter. Samer Zaben is a Lead Tech…
5: Ginny Cheng, Zillow Group
Mar 16 • 35 min
From Asia to Europe, Ginny shares with us her stories about working internationally and built teams for large companies like Microsoft, Facebook and now Zillow Group. Ginny Cheng is a recruitment leader with experience in Global Technology, University…
4: Elliot Epstein, Galileo
Mar 9 • 41 min
Either education or healthcare, Elliot shares how he became passionate about recruiting while convincing others to join his cause. Elliot Epstein is Head of People for Galileo Health, a startup company that’s revolutionizing the quality and affordability…
3: Amy Salazar, Noom
Mar 2 • 33 min
From sales to tech startups, Amy tells us how she pivoted her career and her tips on being a friendly presence for the hires she makes. Amy Salazar is a Recruiter at Noom, a behavior change pioneer, where she leads the hiring for Creative, Finance,…
2: Arthur Matuszewski, Better.com
Feb 24 • 39 min
Scaling large teams of thousands and figuring out atypical hiring fits, Arthur walks us through his experience growing and building teams at some of the fastest growing technology enabled companies in the US. Arthur Matuszewski leads Talent for Better — a…
1: Hilary Gardner, SoundCloud
Feb 18 • 35 min
From her recruiting playbook to building a globally distributed team, Hilary shares her wisdom and hilarious stories comparing recruiting and her dating life in NYC. In 2010, Hilary Gardner started her recruiting career at a boutique agency, focusing on…
0: An Intro to Hiring from the Heart
Feb 17 • 15 min
Why did we start Hiring from the Heart? Barbara Lee and Reuben Roth both started their recruiting careers in the NYC tech scene. Both had no clue what they were doing. Together, they wanted to pass along wisdom and resources to those interested in…