Season 2

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The Staffing Show is the only podcast that delivers tools, tips, and tactics from the staffing and recruiting industry’s top executives and thought leaders.


Episode 24

Joyce Russell of the Adecco Group US Foundation on How to Live a Cherry-on-Top Life

This episode was recorded on March 11, just before we here at StaffingHub started sheltering in place. Though much has changed in the past few weeks, Joyce’s wisdom in this episode is timeless and uplifting. We hope it brings you hope in these unprecedented times.

In this episode, Caitlin Delohery, Editor-in-Chief of StaffingHub, interviews Joyce Russell, President of the Adecco Group US Foundation and author of Put a Cherry on Top: Generosity in Life & Leadership, about facing conflict head on, the importance of emotional intelligence, and what she learned about staffing from her experience at the Olympics.

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Episode 24

From the Archives: Tom Kosnik of the Visus Group Gets Real About Staffing Compensation, M&A, and More

This podcast episode is from the archives — recorded on January 8 of this year but previously unaired. While we’re living in a whole new world today, the episode is full of useful strategies from our guest, Tom Kosnik, strategic consultant to staffing firms and President of the Visus Group, that can help your firm through this unprecedented era.

In this episode, David Folwell, President of StaffingHub, interviews Tom about creating thought leadership communities in the staffing industry, compensation, M&A, and more.

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Episode 23

Rob Mann of EmployStream on the Staffing Industry’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

In this episode, David Folwell, President of StaffingHub, talks with Robert Mann, Enterprise Account Manager for EmployStream, on the radical effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the staffing industry. They chat about the rise in unemployment, the changing role of technology, and how to reach out to your audience in these strange times.

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Episode 23

“Staffing Firm Leaders Need to Prepare for Massive Change to Survive And Thrive” — Maurice Fuller, Founder of StaffingTec, on Staffing’s Digital Transformation

In this episode of The Staffing Show, David Folwell, President of StaffingHub and Staffing Referrals, interviews Maurice Fuller, founder of the StaffingTec Conference and 25-year veteran of the industry. They talk about how staffing firms can keep up with the digital transformation and the top tech trends that will define the next decade.

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Episode 22

Selecting the Staffing Tech Solutions That Empower Your Recruiters and Candidates: Forrest Wagner, CIO, Staffmark Group

In this interview, we talk to Forrest Wagner, CIO of Staffmark Group, about giving candidates the choices they need, remaining calm during periods of rapid growth and downturn alike, and empowering your team with your tech stack.

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Episode 21

How the Kayak of Travel Nursing is Challenging the Status Quo in Healthcare Staffing: An Interview with David Deane, SVP of Wanderly

In this interview, we talk to David Deane, the SVP of Wanderly, about shaking up the healthcare staffing industry, the fate of recruiters in an increasingly automated world, and what it takes to win in staffing in the years to come.

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Episode 20

“There Continues to be a Very Upbeat Attitude in the Staffing Market” — Hugo Traeger, Director of Advertising Sales at SIA, on Positivity, New Tech, and Breaking Through to Success

Hugo Traeger and I talk about the sunny attitude shining through the staffing industry, gearing up for Executive Forum, how fastest-growing staffing firms break through to success, and how much staffing technology has changed (next time you see him, ask Hugo about being sued for $5M for taking his Rolodex with him after leaving his job).

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Episode 19

“Our Expansion Really Happened Through Word of Mouth” — DISYS CEO Mahfuz Ahmed on Hitting $420m Through Glowing Reviews, Intelligent Automation, and Moonlighting His Way to Success

In this episode of The Staffing Show, David Folwell, President of StaffingHub, interviews Mahfuz Ahmed, the CEO and principal founder of DISYS. They discuss the revenue-generating power of glowing reviews, high-performing mercenaries, intelligent automation, and moonlighting til you make it.

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Episode 18

“Let Them See Behind the Curtain. It’s Not Oz Anymore.” — Jonathan Eldridge, Executive Vice President of Experience for Brooksource, on Building Transparency, Creating Raving Fans, and What Staffing Can Learn from Domino’s

In this episode, which was recorded at this year’s Bullhorn Engage, I talk to Jonathan Eldridge, Executive Vice President of Experience for Brooksource, about building transparency with clients and candidates, creating raving fans, and what staffing can learn from Domino’s.

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Episode 17

“You’re Throwing Money Away” — Vincent Devoe, Business Application Manager, at Signature Consultants, on How Data-Driven Tech Adoption Can Drive Growth

In this episode, which was recorded at this year’s Bullhorn Engage, I talk to Vincent Devoe, the Business Application Manager at Signature Consultants, about scaling a staffing firm, implementing the right technology, and measuring the success of your tech adoption.

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Episode 16

Tim Robbins, VP of Staffing and Recruiting at Monster, on What Keeps Staffing Execs Up at Night

In this episode of The Staffing Show, we were at the StaffingTec conference, and we sat down with Tim Robbins, VP of Staffing and Recruiting at Monster to talk about the conference, the smart way to adopt new tech, and what’s keeping staffing execs up at night.

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Episode 15

Creating a Culture of Caring During the Tech Revolution: Tara Sprakel and Ryan Paulson of Fusion Medical Staffing

We sat down with Tara Sprakel and Ryan Paulson from Fusion Medical Staffing to talk automation, the modern workforce, and why relationships are the cornerstone to great staffing.

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Episode 14

Life Lessons from Mary Lucas and Her Late Father About Staffing, Inspiration, and “Comeback Sauce”

Kicking off season 2, we sat down with Mary B. Lucas, Chief Talent Officer at Supplemental Health Care, and author of Lunchmeat & Life Lessons: Sharing a Butcher’s Wisdom. She talks about her father’s “comeback sauce,” what it really means to succeed in the people business, and the future of staffing.

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Episode 13

Maurice Fuller Founder of the StaffingTec Conference & Expo

Think about how different the world was in 1993 — maybe you were sending faxes, experiencing your first PDF, or hearing the word SPAM for the first time. Now, imagine that amount of change compressed into the next decade.

Fuller’s here to help give you practical tips on how to make the smart tech choices that will keep your staffing firm ahead of the curve.

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