John Vlastelica

John Vlastelica is Founder and Managing Director at the global consulting and training firm, Recruiting Toolbox. John and his team have been hired by amazing companies like PepsiCo, Disney, IKEA, Starbucks, Adidas, Bloomberg, Google, Target, Booking.com, Nestle, Salesforce, Amazon, and Atlassian. They’ve worked in over 20 countries, from Moscow to Minneapolis, Beijing to Boston, Amsterdam to Atlanta, Sydney to San Francisco. He’s also been highly rated, entertaining and credible repeat presenter at the world’s biggest recruiting conferences, including LinkedIn Talent Connect, where he was rated the #1 speaker (out of 100) 2 years in a row. He's also led popular webinars for thousands of recruiters and recruiting leaders, written strategic guides to help recruiters become Talent Advisors, been a judge for recruiting excellence awards, and accelerated recruiting leader development through Recruiting Leadership Labs in the US and Europe. John is a part-time critic, part-time optimist who has fallen in love with the problems we face in the talent space and lives to help Recruitment Leaders win in their jobs.

Recruiting Trends for 2017 and Beyond...

December 18, 2016

  Jobs2Careers' Editor Kelly Love Johnson polled 55 people in the recruitment space, and asked for their predictions.  Here's mine.

Stop calling it an intake form. Please.

August 31, 2016

Intake form. It’s a term I’m embarrassed to say I used for many years. You know, the form you take into a hiring manager meeting, to scope out a..

HBR Article on Blitzscaling - hiring fast, at scale

May 14, 2016

Great article on lessons learned from hiring FAST from Reid Hoffman, founder of PayPal and LinkedIn, and early investor in Facebook.

Recruiting Toolbox welcomes Shannon Anderson as Principal Consultant, based in Seattle

February 22, 2016

Recruiting Toolbox is proud to welcome corporate recruiting innovator, entrepreneur, and respected talent practitioner, Shannon Anderson, as..

Recruiting/Talent Project Management in the Real World

September 8, 2015

Project Management in the Real World A lot of recruitment leaders we work with are about to launch big initiatives. They’re evaluating new..

Free webinar: How to give Hiring Managers what they want most: SPEED!

August 31, 2015

  Join me, John Vlastelica, Wednesday September 2, 11am PT/2pm ET for a free webinar that will focus on speeding up your recruiting process...

Sourcing: Employee Referral Solicitations

August 28, 2015

The 3 Levels Of Employee Referral Solicitations Employee referral posters in our hallways? Check. Employee referral program discussed within a..

How to Avoid the 3 Biggest Recruiting Mistakes

August 24, 2015

John Vlastelica shared his thoughts on engaging hiring managers on the LinkedIn Talent Talent Blog