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,, 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.

Interview with John Vlastelica on Using Social Media For Recruiting

March 9, 2015

This interview/article originally appeared on, by Cheryl Morgan

Three Strategies Microsoft, eBay and Amazon Use to Engage Hiring Managers

January 13, 2014

[This post originally appeared on the LinkedIn Talent Solutions blog in January 2014]    Companies don’t actually recruit well. People do...

The National Tech Recruiting Conference, Talent42, June 27-28, Seattle

May 10, 2013

Part conference, part training, all awesome.  Chuck Norris awesome. Looking for ways to attract and recruit world class tech talent? Want to get..

Recruiting Toolbox welcomes Matt Grove, Principal Consultant, based in Chicago

February 3, 2013

Recruiting Toolbox, Inc. is pleased to welcome Matt Grove to the team as a Principal Consultant, based in Chicago.