About the show

21st Century HR is a podcast exploring how to build better businesses through modern people practices and approaches. Each episode spotlights progressive practices and leaders that are reshaping the field of HR. The aim of the show is to illuminate what it takes to build people-centric companies. It includes stories and journeys of CHRO's, Chief People Officers, CEO, Head of Talent, and more. Learn more about the podcast at https://vimeo.com/372266364.

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Episodes

  • Ep18 CVC Credit Partners Head of Human Resources, Merary Soto-Saunders: How To Build A Global HR Mindset

    June 10th, 2019  |  31 mins 4 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    We often hear use the term "global mindset" in HR. What does it really mean? How can we develop that skillset? In this episode, I sit down with CVC Credit Partners Head of Human Resources, Merary Soto-Saunders, to discuss her experience and learnings working across four continents and 20+ countries.

  • Ep17 Wharton Professor, Peter Cappelli: Your Approach To Hiring Is All Wrong

    June 3rd, 2019  |  36 mins 33 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    In this episode I'm joined by Wharton School Professor of Management and Harvard Business Review Contributor, Peter Cappelli, to discuss his recent HBR piece - "Your Approach To Hiring Is All Wrong".

  • Ep16 Tru Founder, Bill Boorman: The Journey Of An Inclusion Champion

    May 28th, 2019  |  39 mins 52 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    What's the path to becoming an inclusion champion? Bill Boorman shares his journey; including what sent him on this path, why it's all about fairness, and why it's time to move past the term "diversity."

  • Ep15 Insight 222 Executive Director, David Green: How To Build A People Analytics Function

    May 20th, 2019  |  32 mins 52 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    Insight222 Director David Green and Lars discuss how (and why) to build a people analytics function.

  • Ep14 Lever Recruiter, Caitlyn Metteer: Goodbye Job Descriptions, Hello Impact Descriptions

    May 13th, 2019  |  22 mins 22 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    Lever G&A Recruiter, Caitlyn Metteer, shares their approach to job descriptions.

  • Ep13 How To Onboard Your New CHRO

    May 6th, 2019  |  17 mins 50 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    Tips from leading CHRO's on how to approach onboarding to set yourself up for success.

  • Ep12 Duo Security VP People, Ambrosia Vertesi: Ground Zero To Unicorn

    April 29th, 2019  |  31 mins 37 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    Scaling a startup is hard. Scaling to unicorn status from series A stage is harder. Ambrosia Vertesi, former head of people for Hootsuite and Duo Security, shares her lessons learned scaling people teams and infrastructure across two unicorns in this episode.

  • Ep11 Have We Outgrown The Term Human Resources

    April 22nd, 2019  |  17 mins 57 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    From People Ops and Talent & Culture, the field of Human Resources is growing beyond traditional definitions, and capabilities, of the field.

  • Ep10 Overcoming The Busy Trap

    April 15th, 2019  |  13 mins 12 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    We've reached peak "hustle" and wear "busy" like a badge of honor. It's time to break that cycle.

  • Ep9 How To Design A Recruiting Process Built To Scale

    April 1st, 2019  |  17 mins 7 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    In this episode, Lars explores the foundation needed to build a recruiting process that can scale.

  • Ep8 Inside Greenhouse's Workplace Intelligence Report

    March 26th, 2019  |  12 mins 48 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    In this episode, Lars breaks down key takeaways from the Greenhouse Workplace Intelligence Report.

  • Ep6: Inside LinkedIn's Gender Diversity Report

    March 8th, 2019  |  13 mins 51 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    In this episode, Lars breaks down key insights and takeaways from the new LinkedIn Gender Insights Report.

  • Ep7: The Hidden Costs Of Business Travel

    March 8th, 2019  |  10 mins 42 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    In this episode, Lars shares his thoughts on the aspects of business travel and conference speaking you don't see when you 'like' that photo on LinkedIn.

  • Ep5 - Cool Tools With Craig Fisher

    March 4th, 2019  |  16 mins 27 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    In this episode, Lars sits down with Allegis Global Solutions Head of Marketing, Craig Fisher, on-site at SmartRecruiters Hiring Success Conference to discuss cool recruiting tools, Hiring Success' startup competition (Congrats on the big win, Candidate ID), video in recruiting, and the most sporadic podcast in the history of audio (link below).

  • Ep4 Dashlane Chief People Officer, Ciara Lakhani: The End Of Culture Fit

    February 25th, 2019  |  24 mins 2 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    In this episode, Lars welcomes Dashlane Chief People Officer Ciara Lakhani to discuss the term "culture fit", building inclusive companies, and why startups struggle with diversity.

  • Ep3: Behind The Podcast, 21st Century HR Soundtrack

    February 19th, 2019  |  17 mins 3 secs
    21st century hr, future of work, hr, human resources, recruiting, talent

    This episode is a behind-the-scenes look at how the 21st Century HR soundtrack came together. "Dragon" is an original track produced by Silver Lining out of Shanghai. silverlining is an electronic music duo based in Shanghai, China.