Inspire Talent to Join Your Company

Is recruiting holding back your business? Are your job descriptions boring? Gain control of your recruiting results with a practical game plan you can use right away.

Paul Freed
Managing Partner, Herd Freed Hartz

Learn industry secrets from an executive search leader with 20 years of experience helping other companies stand out from the pack. Attract key hires with your company's story and increase the quality, speed and efficiency of your hiring process.

In this keynote session, you'll learn:

  • How to upgrade your company "pitch" to attract top talent
  • Why your current job descriptions are broken and how to fix them
  • Free and inexpensive ways to upgrade your talent attraction strategy
  • How to create a positive candidate experience for a competitive advantage
  • 10 Dashboard metrics to assess and track your "Art of Recruiting"

Testimonials

“We are now winning the war for talent and just sold our company for $100M more because of you! Thanks again Paul.”

Brett Brinton

CEO - Zonar Systems

“Recruiting is much faster. A developer hire that used to take 95 days to fill now filled in just 37 days!”

Tim Turner

CEO - Subsplash

“We now feel inspired and empowered with a practical recruiting game plan.”

Marlaine McCauley

CEO - Apex Facility

“We now have a measurable recruiting game plan and feel more in control of our recruiting results. Recruiting no longer holds back our business growth plans.”

Dan Rogers

CEO - Point to Point Transportation

“We have had significant and measurable recruiting improvements. Recruiting has gone from a weakness to competitive strength.”

Mark Nicholson

CEO - Zemax

“Recruiting was upgraded so we attracted higher quality people and much faster. This stregth led to us being acquired for top dollar.”

Chris Flugstad

CEO - Cascadelink

ABOUT PAUL FREED

Paul Freed is leading a movement for companies to reclaim the “Art of Recruiting” as a way to stand out from the pack and gain more control of how to land top talent. With 20 years of executive search experience filling hundreds of key positions, Paul has a front-row seat to see what works, and what doesn’t, in today’s job market. This unique insight led Paul to help CEOs assess their current recruiting activities, and deliver a practical game plan to transform their recruiting into a competitive strength.

Based in Seattle, Paul is the co-founder of Herd Freed Hartz, the top retained executive search firm in the US Northwest since 2001. For fifteen years, the firm has helped companies ranging from startups to large public organizations across a mix of roles and industries.

As a recruiting industry spokesperson and public speaker, he was chosen to moderate the Art of Recruiting docufilm series and was featured in Top Recruiter – Season 4: Reign of the Bosses. Paul is the former president of Northwest Recruiters Association, the largest professional recruiting organization in the region. He is often interviewed on a variety of recruiting topics and winner of the “Recruiting Best Practice” annual awards held by the Seattle Staffing Management Association.

Past events

August

03

2017
ERE Webinar: Quality of Hire – 5 Ways To Upgrade Your Results With A Strategic Job Description

Place : ERE Webinar

(Global)
August

17

2017
Art of Recruiting

Place : Cleveland Entrepreneur Organization (EO)

Cleveland, OH
June

02

2017
Art of Recruiting

Place : EO Canadian Conference

Edmonton, Alberta
March

09

2017
Art of Recruiting

Place : SE Virginia Entrepreneur Organization (EO)

Virginia Beach, VA
March

07

2017
Art of Recruiting

Place : Birmingham Entrepreneur Organization

Birmingham, AL
November

05

2016
Art of Recruiting

Place : Seattle Entrepreneur Organization (EO)

Seattle, WA
April

15

2016
Art of Recruiting

Place : Portland Entrepreneur Organization (EO)

Portland, OR
May

03

2016
Art of Recruiting

Place : Portland Northwest Recruiters Association

Portland, OR
May

12

2016
Art of Recruiting

Place : Global Leadership Conference

Bangkok, Thailand
June

13

2016
Art of Recruiting

Place : Providence – Executive Search Team Summit

Seattle, WA

upcoming events

September

20

2017
Art of Recruiting

Place : Seattle Northwest Recruiters Association

Seattle, WA
October

18

2017
Art of Recruiting

Place : ERE Recruiting Conference

Minneapolis, MN

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