LIVE from sunny Arizona... Ummm wait., no that's rain-soaked Arizona for the iCIMS iNFLUENCE conference. We're talking:
- Google for Jobs LIVES
- Indeed goes gig
- Slack takes it in the nuts - again
- LinkedIn has its sights on the Supreme Court against hiQ
and we do an iCIMS tech and strategy round-up.
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Chad: When's it going to rain?
Joel: From the rain-soaked desert in Scottsdale, Arizona, you're listening to HR's Most Dangerous Podcast, a.k.a. The Chad and Cheese Podcast, a.k.a. Right Said Fred and Seth Rogen. I'm your co-host Joel Cheesman.
Chad: And I'm Chad Right Said Fred?
Joel: I'm too sexy for my shirt. On this week's show, is Indeed going full gig? Slack continues to take it in the nuts, and, "Hello, Supreme Court. It's us, LinkedIn." Yep, I just dropped a Judy Bloom reference. We'll be right back after we pay a few bills.
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Chad: And we're back.
Joel: And we're back here. Recording at the iCIMS yearly analysts/VIP/
Joel: Customer event.
Chad: That thing.
Joel: And it just wanted to rain in Scottsdale, Arizona. One of the 30 days a year that it rains here, we get two of them. Whatever.
Chad: Not good for my golf game, not to be able to get out there.
Joel: But my massage game is rocking with this indoor activities. Got to give a shoutout to the masseuse that worked my tight-
Chad: His name was Jerome, right?
Joel: Jerome and Bubba worked me over. Man, it's been a long couple days.
Chad: It has.
Joel: So, shoutouts.
Joel: Big shoutout to iCIMS, obviously.
Chad: Oh yeah.
Joel: Class organization, class people, class product, always have a good time with them. You get the Jersey attitude with-
Joel: The soft touch of tech.
Chad: In literally opening the kimono. Susan just said that on stage.
This is where we open up the kimono-
Joel: It's kind of a naughty thing. I'm surprised in the Me too era that we can say "open the kimono so freely."
Chad: Susie Vitale can say whatever she wants.
Joel: That's true, she can.
Chad: She can do that. Big shoutout today to Matt Charney, it's his birthday. So he's turning 70.
Joel: Stay young and live forever, Matt. We love you, Man.
Chad: Stay young, Matt. This next one is kind of weird. Robert Half, big shoutout to the number one job board on Robert Half's new list?
Chad: Big shout, guess who it was?
Joel: Was it Robert?
Chad: It was Robert Half.
Joel: I didn't even know you could look for jobs on Robert Half's website.
Chad: All of the different, there's a huge staffing company, so they have to use all these platforms.
Chad: And then, to be able to rank themselves number one, on a list, I thought was fucking outstanding-
Joel: Usually, you try to be a little more incognito when you do these lists and want to promote yourself, but-
Chad: Yeah, you're in staffing, you just do what the fuck you want. That's just how shit works.
Joel: I mean, yeah, pity the fool that reads that and doesn't make the connection that it's self-serving. Man, who else was on the list?
Chad: I don't know, I just, I had to stop right there because that just blew the whole list for me.
Joel: Yeah, I think somebody commented, "Hello, 2012 called. They want their job board list back," or something.
Chad: As if Robert Half's job board was even on a list in 2012.
Joel: No doubt. Shoutout to Colin Day.
Chad: Colin, yes.