Lars Schmidt is the Founder of Amplify Talent (amplifytalent.com) and Co-Founder of HR Open Source (HROS.co). He's a veteran talent executive who has developed progressive recruiting and branding strategies for companies including NPR, Hootsuite, SpaceX, and Ticketmaster.

 

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The 5 Things You Need to Do Before Becoming a ‘Solopreneur’

7 Ways to Be a Highly Adaptable Entrepreneur

In 2013 I made the move to solopreneur after 15 years in corporate roles. I was three years into a role leading talent acquisition and innovation at NPR, tasked with rebuilding a talent function that helped NPR broaden towards digital. I was brought in…

Recruiting Great Talent Nowadays Requires Great Storytelling

Recruiting Great Talent Nowadays Requires Great Storytelling

Recruiting is no longer a transactional field. It’s now a creative field. This shift runs deeper than the cosmetic rebrand to “talent acquisition”. As competition for top talent continues to increase, companies have to rethink how they can stand out to draw talent. This new…