Christopher Mengel

Christopher Mengel

Christopher is Managing Partner and Founder of TalentSum LLC, a talent acquisition consultancy and best practices implementation firm. TalentSum combines strategy, analytics, marketing, technology, and sourcing to transform how companies attract, engage and hire their people.

How To Align Your Recruiting Program To Support Hiring Managers; And 7 Questions Every Recruiter Should Ask

To truly support the hiring manager and impact the business, recruiters should meet with hiring managers to discuss the real business need. In this post, we provide a few questions – and an example – to jumpstart this process.

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How to Design a Consultative Recruiter Training Program to Improve Alignment Between Recruiter and Hiring Manager

Want to improve partnering between recruiter and hiring manager? In this blog post, we’ll show you how to structure a recruiter training program to align your recruiters and hiring managers to improve performance and ROI.  

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How To Develop Your Talent Strategy From The Ground Up; Your Initial Strategic Steps

Aligning talent strategy with business strategy is a cornerstone of building up a strategic talent acquisition function for the business and – if designed correctly – can deliver a real competitive advantage for the business.

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The Future Of Talent Acquisition; How TalentSum Is Changing The Way Talent Acquisition Work Is Done

TalentSum, the talent acquisition service provider transforming talent acquisition departments through a blend of consulting, technology, and best practice process with specialist expertise, is challenging the way talent acquisition services are delivered.

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List of 95+ Assessment Tools for Hiring Managers – TalentSum

Here is really big list of 95+ assessment tools to identify strengths and weaknesses, uncover talent insights, predict behavior and culture fit, narrow career choices, validate candidate skills, screen applicants, and improve hiring decisions.

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TalentSum Shortlisted as a Top Recruitment Sourcing Firm in 2018

TalentSum is gaining traction as an alternative for companies looking for recruitment sourcing support.

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List of 20+ Useful Performance and Feedback Tools

Here is an updated list of Performance and Feedback Tools.

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List of 35+ Useful Talent Acquisition Resources

Here is an updated list of Talent Acquisition Resources.

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List of 160+ Applicant Tracking Systems for Leaders in Talent Acquisition and HR

Here is an updated list of 160+ applicant tracking systems. We’re updating this list…

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List of 60+ Freelance Management Systems; And How Not To Drive Yourself Nuts

Earlier this year, we began working on the TalentSum 2018 Talent Acquisition Landscape Study – our own deep-dive research initiative to explore and share what it really takes to become great at talent acquisition.

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