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January 20, 2022 Uncategorized

Letting Go of Imposter Syndrome to Strengthen Your Career

Imposter syndrome is a prevalent issue across our culture, wherein the sufferer feels their successes are unearned and that at some point they will be outed as a fraud, leading them to devalue their work and miss elevating opportunities. First identified as “an imposter phenomenon” by psychologists in 1978, this trend was first recorded in […]

November 17, 2021 About TalantSpark

Why Women-Owned Companies Succeed

In the last few decades, the role of women in the workplace has changed dramatically. In 1950, roughly 30% of women were participants in the workforce. Fast forward fifty years, and that percentage has increased to almost 50%. Women now have seats at some of the most important tables, and women-owned businesses have become the […]

January 19, 2021 Uncategorized

A Day in the Life of an RPO Recruiter

At TalentSpark, we’re called in during the tough and sometimes downright messy times. Sometimes that’s to help with a particularly difficult search, and other times it’s to help clients longer-term as an RPO (Recruiting Process Outsourced) recruiter.

January 19, 2021 Hiring Member Highlight

What to Look For in an Accounting Recruiter

Against nearly all odds and reason, most of my recruiting career has been spent in finance and accounting recruiting.

December 7, 2020 Hiring

To Recruit or Not to Recruit? Pros/Cons of Holiday Hiring

Happy December. We’re in the thick of the holiday season now. I’ve had several discussions with clients about the effectiveness of hiring during this time of year. I have mixed feelings on the topic.

November 23, 2020 Hiring

Recruitment in the bag? Think again.

It's easy to think that if you have a lot of applicants for your position all is good from a recruiting perspective, right?

October 27, 2020 Hiring Talent

3 Things I Learned From Starting a New Job During a Global Pandemic

2020. What a year, right? On top of all of the trials and tribulations that this year has brought with Covid-19, many of us also started new jobs in 2020.

September 28, 2020 Uncategorized

Keeping Candidates Engaged During Long Hiring Processes

I was talking with a former Army recruiter recently, and he told me something I found fascinating.

July 7, 2020 Talent

Networking As An Introvert

There I was, October 2009. A fresh college graduate who had the misfortune of receiving my degree at quite literally the worst time in history until now.