The Chad & Cheese Podcast

The Chad & Cheese Podcast

Industry veterans Joel Cheesman and Chad Sowash are here to punch the recruiting industry right where it hurts, complete with breaking news, brash opinion, and loads of snark. Chad & Cheese discuss a wide variety of topics and current news stories around recruiting, human resources and employment. Hiring companies, employers and vendors tune in weekly for insights from practitioners, vendors, startups and more.... Show More

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November 13, 2019 25 min

It's the GRAND CHAMPION edition of Death Match North America 2019 recorded LIVE onstage at TAtech in Austin.

The competition for Death Match dominance was hard-fought, bloody and mind-blowing, but at the end of the day, only one company was left standing.

Enter Seekout, whose founder, Anoop Gupta, brought his A Game to Aus... Read more

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November 12, 2019 29 min

Quincy Valencia (aka Queen of the Chatbots) joins the menz to talk chatbots, programmatic, and industry whitespace. Whitespace? WTF is WHITESPACE?    Gotta listen to find out...   And while you're listening school yourself on hiring.nexxt.com. Text, email, programmatic+ with out friends from NEXXT  

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November 12, 2019 4 min

This segment was originally scheduled to air with last Friday's show, but we felt it was important enough all by itself. 

Taking a single day for veterans just isn't enough. Take a listen and let us know what you think.

 

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November 12, 2019 33 min

You've heard it... Now see it!

ThisWayGlobal CEO, Angela Hood treats Chad and Cheese to beer and industry conversation. 

Enjoy!

 

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November 11, 2019 3 min

Things for the freelance marketplace are getting bumpy. The Shred is sponsored by Recruitology.

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November 7, 2019 39 min

Chad & Cheese are back for another week of podcasting glory. You'd think another week closer to the holidays would mean a slowdown in the news, but slow your roll, player, not-so-fast. Here's a glimpse into the topics covered this week:

  • Symphony Talent gets SMASHED!
  • HireVue gets an EPIC threat
  • 4-day work weeks get two thumbs-up
  • CareerBuilder jumps into the Ring
  • Can you smell wh... Read more

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    November 6, 2019 27 min

    How does an old stodgy bank start-up a new cool brand? Is a bank even allowed to build a cool brand? Is that a thing?    It certainly is and Alexandra Nuth aka "The Nuth-inator" talks to the guys about how spinning the new Challenger Brand - Brightside - out of ATB happened.   All of this cult branding goodness brought to you by Smashfly recruiting technology built for the talent l... Read more

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    November 5, 2019 21 min

    Welcome to Death Match North America 2019 - part three of four. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features Arran Stewart, Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of Job.com - what an amazing url.

    Death Match took place at TAtech on September 26th, 2019 in Austin Texas with a room full of TAtech practitioners. The bar was open, drinks were going down smooth, and the judge's q... Read more

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    November 4, 2019 31 min

    Would you believe the amount of money going into HR tech decreased last quarter? Well, it did. But money man George Larocque ain't scared. In fact, he's as bullish as ever on investment flowing into the space, and he lays it all out for Chad & Cheese in the Sovren exclusive.

    For more on who got money and who wants more money, tune in now.

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    November 4, 2019 3 min

    It's The Shred a mini Chad and Cheese bite of Breaking News -- This is Chad Sowash

    The Shred is brought to you by Recruitology -- Recruitology brings artificial intelligence - that's AI kids - to job posting and distribution for employers large and small. Post once, pay once, and have your jobs automatically distributed to the right sites where you’ll get the most bang for your buck. Start posting your jobs using ... Read more

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    October 31, 2019 39 min

    Chad and Cheese are handing out tricks and treats this Halloween. 

    - VONQ wants more candy! 

    - Engage Talent breathes a sigh of relief... 

    - Joel says "Careerbuilder ad sucks"

    - Chad says "LinkedIn ads knock it out of the park"

    - Chipotle deserves the park

    - Amazon orders more garbage cans

    and... Tim Sackett should allow Halloween in the office! 

     

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    Welcome to Death Match North America 2019 - part two of four. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features a contestant all the way from France - David Bernard, CEO, and Founder of Assess First.

    Death Match took place at TA Tech on September 26th, 2019 in Austin Texas with a room full of T... Read more

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    October 28, 2019 43 min

    Conferences are fun when Chad & Cheese take the stage. And they're twice as fun when big brands and influential voices join the boys on stage.

    That's just what happened at Unleash in Paris last week when Brandy Ellis of Smashfly, Chris Wray of Sainsbury's and Adam Yearsley of Red Bull joined the fun. Hint: There were disagreements. And loads of knowledge droppin'.

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    Recorded LIVE from UNLEASH World in Paris' showfloor. 

    Brought to you by our friends at Sovren, Canvas, and JobAdX. 

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    October 23, 2019 29 min

    How does a Cult Brand lose its luster? Losing Cult Brand status and then making a comeback is not an easy task.  

    Ellie Doty, CMO of Chili's Grill and Bar, tells a brand story that ends in a hashtag. Yes, I said a hashtag! Oh, and Cheesman sucks-up to one of his favorite eating destinations like never before. It's embarrassing.

     

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    Ed Sayson is a TA leader at ARC Document Systems. Yeah, sounds kinda boring, but hold on, the company is a drone trendsetter. By employing a lot of drone jockeys (not sure what they're called officially, and driver sounds like a UPS worker), they're able to crush the competition and gain a strategic advantage. And if you think hiring for such an army is easy, think again, as Ed reveals all his tricks and tips in the excl... Read more

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    October 18, 2019 42 min

    Falls is here and the leaves may be dropping, but it's nothing to the news-breaking and the knowledge-droppin' that's going down on The Chad & Cheese Podcast this week.

    So what happened? Glad you asked.

  • TMP / AIA made another acquisition
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  • October 17, 2019 42 min

    Programmatic is scary...

    No it's not, especially if you have an expert or even team of experts on your side. 

    Chad & Louise speak with Thomas Prince, co-founder, and an uber-smart programmatic dude from Talent Nexus, talk about the simplicity and efficiency of... You got it! PRO-GRAM-MATIC.

    Watch, listen, and enjoy!

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    October 16, 2019 21 min

    Welcome to Death Match, North America, 2019, part one of four. This Chad and Cheese Death Match episode features Brian Rowe, CEO of Pez.AI. Death Match took place at TAtech on September 26th, 2019, in sunny, beautiful Austin, Texas, with a room full of TAtech practitioners. The bar was open, as usual, and Chad and Cheese snark was flying. Not to mention the judges were pitbulls. Enjoy!

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    October 16, 2019 1 min

    Teasing Tim Meehan's Chad & Cheese visit around "recruiter less" systems, what the Hell is RXO and taking a dive into just how technology is disrupting recruitment... 

     

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