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The Jim Stroud Podcast explores the discoveries and trends forming the future of our lives. Brain to brain communication, robot bosses, microchip implants for workers and immortality as an employee benefit are all happening now! If you want to know what's next, subscribe to this podcast and visit http://www.JimStroud.com to read the transcript and view related resources. I am conducting a listener survey. Please take 30 seconds to complete this form. Thank you in advance. http://blog.jimstroud.com/survey/

The Jim Stroud Podcast explores the discoveries and trends forming the future of our lives. Brain to brain communication, robot bosses, microchip implants for workers and immortality as an employee benefit are all happening now! If you want to know what's next, subscribe to this podcast and visit http://www.JimStroud.com to read the transcript and view related resources. I am conducting a listener survey. Please take 30 seconds to complete this form. Thank you in advance. http://blog.jimstroud.com/survey/

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The Jim Stroud Podcast explores the discoveries and trends forming the future of our lives. Brain to brain communication, robot bosses, microchip implants for workers and immortality as an employee benefit are all happening now! If you want to know what's next, subscribe to this podcast and visit http://www.JimStroud.com to read the transcript and view related resources. I am conducting a listener survey. Please take 30 seconds to complete this form. Thank you in advance. http://blog.jimstroud.com/survey/

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Episodes

TRL - Only Green Eyes Need Apply

8/5/2020
Jim Stroud and Karen Mattonen discuss the fine line between giving a client what they want verses obeying the law (and thus, protecting oneself from potential law suits.) Original air date: June 6, 2007

Duration:00:34:33

TRL - Sexual Harassment From Female Managers

7/29/2020
This episode of "The Recruiters Lounge" originally aired on February 20, 2008. The original description went like this, "There are more women in managerial roles these days and more cases of sexual harassment being made. Coincidence? Gender Revenge? Or just a new plot for crude adult films? You decide! I wonder… With unemployment going up, which groups are hurting the most? (You probably already know.) And finally, a debate, should CEOs be able to command mega-moolah if the company’s value...

Duration:00:46:15

TRL - How India Should React to the US Recession

7/22/2020
This retro episode of "The Recruiters Lounge Podcast" originally aired on March 26, 2008. The original title was "India and the US Recession" and this was the original description... An IT Staffing firm in India is gets some ideas from Jim and Karen on what they should be doing while the US is in recession. Karen and Jim bicker (briefly) over the virtues of Capitalism verses Communism. Is it a good time to buy property and then rent it out? And oh… Happy Belated Birthday Karen!

Duration:00:38:06

TRL: John Sumser Discusses Ethics in Recruiting

7/17/2020
Jim Stroud interviewed John Sumser and together they discussed recruiter ethics, diversity and more. Tune in to hear how it was back on April 17, 2016 in this retro episode of "The Recruiters Lounge" podcast. ABOUT OUR GUEST John Sumser is the founder, principal author and editor-in-chief of the HRExaminer Online Magazine. John explores the people, technology, ideas and careers of senior leaders in Human Resources and Human Capital. John is the also principal of Two Color Hat where he...

Duration:00:20:53

TRL - When I grow up, I want to be a recruiter!

7/7/2020
Not once did anyone say, “When I grow up, I want to be a recruiter!” Jim Stroud discusses his “Career Day” experience with Doug Beabout. Jim wonders if children will ever aspire to become Recruiters, or will it continue to be a profession that people stumble into? Tune in to hear the debate and a pitch for very interesting product. Original air date: 09.29.07

Duration:00:53:06

Resumes are People Too

7/7/2020
In this episode, resumes are not just pieces of paper. They represent people and sometimes recruiters need to be reminded of that. Plus, a very special announcement. Tune in now! Special thanks to Proactive Talent (www.proactivetalent.com) Cited in my podcast: Resumes are people too – Jim Stroud https://buff.ly/3gCEYTF

Duration:00:07:47

TRL: Singing the Misclassification Blues

7/1/2020
This episode of "The Recruiters Lounge" originally aired on September 24, 2008. And this is the original description: Karen returns from her R4 Conference with confirmed insights about how Recruiters (and the companies that hire and misclassify them) can be sued. Very scary, but its needful knowledge if you run your own Staffing Firm. Tune in now to learn the score. | Find more great content at JimStroud.com | Special thanks to ProactiveTalent.com.

Duration:00:34:22

Get me out of here! Reasons why millennials are fleeing big cities

6/29/2020
In this podcast, I delve into the reasons why people are fleeing big cities, programs designed to attract remote workers to smaller cities and how it will likely impact the recruitment industry. | Podcast courtesy of ProactiveTalent.com

Duration:00:37:00

H1B Visas and The American Worker

6/20/2020
Facebook is allegedly preferring overseas workers over American workers in order to save money. True or not, it underscores a VERY, very long debate in HR. Tune in for a very controversial episode focusing on a debate that is more than a decade long. Links related to this podcast can be found on JimStroud.com. Project Veritas link can be found here: “Facebook Insider: Company Suspended My Account In H-1B Policy Doc Leak” https://buff.ly/318t7bs

Duration:00:32:48

Google, Spam and Employer liability - Oh my!

6/17/2020
Jim Stroud and Karen Mattonen discuss the pending brain drain at Google, Recruiters spamming candidates and the liabilities an employee represents to a company. And oh, Jim Stroud tries to sing again. (Please make him stop) | Original air date: APRIL 17, 2007. Find more content at: www.JimStroud.com

Duration:00:19:38

The High Cost of Protests and Riots

6/17/2020
Ten years from now, 5 years from now, next year... Will we be comparing Black Lives Matter to the Occupy Wall Street movement or the Civil Rights Movement? Links related to this podcast can be found on JimStroud.com.

Duration:00:24:24

Too many tabs? Don't sweat! | Productivity Hacks

6/12/2020
How many times do you have too much clutter on your computer screen, like having a bunch of windows or tabs open? From instantly minimizing all windows you’re not using to closing out idle tabs without losing the links, today’s set of tips will help you keep your e-workspace clear and clutter-free!

Duration:00:02:15

Productivity Hack: Save time with this texting shortcut!

6/12/2020
If you use a specific string of words a lot when you're texting (e.g. "On my way", "I'll text you later"), you're going to love today's productivity hack! Imagine typing in a few letters and it automatically translates into an entire sentence... Yeah, your texting life is about to get a whole lot easier. This series brought to you by Proactive Talent | https://blog.proactivetalent.com

Duration:00:02:05

Tribe TV: Don't Discuss Politics in the Office! (This is why...)

6/12/2020
These are interesting times. 42% of American workers say they have fought about politics as work, and as the 2020 election draws nearer, you can not only expect it to continue, but also to increase. The question is: what can you do about it? Today's Tribe TV episode is all about why you SHOULDN'T discuss politics in the workplace, and what type of hostile work environment is created if you do. | Resources related to this episode can be found here:...

Duration:00:10:44

TRL: Do recruiters care about jobseekers?

6/12/2020
Jim Stroud and Karen Mattonen discuss apathetic recruiters. Karen was distressed while Jim tried to be objective. Original air date: July 28, 2006. Special thanks to our sponsor Proactive Talent. | https://www.proactivetalent.com

Duration:00:16:25

Should you be fired over your political opinions?

6/9/2020
Should you be fired over your political opinions? Its happening now. What are the rights that workers have? And what can managers do when politics are discussed in the workplace? I delve into this topic and share my insights. Tune in. Big thanks to ProactiveTalent.com, Supapass.app and ChadCheese.com. Additional resources related to this podcast can be found on JimStroud.com.

Duration:00:26:51

Racial Politics in the Workplace

6/4/2020
Why am I called African-American when I’ve never been to Africa in my life? Karen and Jim both want to know. Should companies be compelled to create prayer rooms for their employees? (Its almost happening in the UK.) And if I am checking my blackberry in the check out line, I should get paid for it. If you use a company phone to send text messages, does the employer have the right to read them? (The answer may surprise you.) ORIGINAL AIR DATE: July 3, 2008 / Thanks: ProactiveTalent.com and...

Duration:00:29:48

I think I saw a murder. Now, I’m not so sure. #GeorgeFloyd

6/1/2020
"When I watch the reporting of this incident, the storyline I tend to hear is that a racist cop arrested a black man and used excessive and unnecessary force when arresting him. (Spoiler alert: He did.) I saw the video of the incident and it looked like murder to me; as it did to the majority of people watching it. However, that was not the entire story. Have we all rushed to judgment?" This podcast is an excerpt of a longer essay found on JimStroud.com.

Duration:00:18:54

TribeTV - The Mental Health of Remote Workers

5/30/2020
Stress, burnout, anxiety… what's going on with mental health as it relates to remote work? While a lot of people are enjoying be able to work from home, many others are having a harder time adapting. We’ve already talked about the benefits of working from home, but in this Tribe TV episode, we take a look at the negative impact of extended remote work on mental health as well as what companies should be doing to help employees cope. What's keeping you sane during this time? Links cited in...

Duration:00:08:46

TRL: Does your employer own you?

5/27/2020
Jim Stroud and Karen Mattonen yak, yak and yak some more on a hodgepodge of topics. Among them, the ethics of 6 year old strippers, recruiters raiding your company and how to spot fake diplomas. Original air date: October 30, 2006 | Special thanks to our sponsor Proactive Talent. (http://proactivetalent.com)

Duration:01:34:53