Welcome to the You & Them stream of conscious. Where you’ll find everything from profiles of our favorite jobs and companies to random inspiration. And even a few pieces of sage advice about work, life and the that all-important balance of the two.
Completely unplugging on nights and weekends may be unrealistic for some, but if you must check your email, find a happy compromise by establishing a set time-frame to plug back in…and then plug back out! This designated period will allow you to focus and address any urgent matters without hijacking your personal life and disrupting…Read more
A Rock star Project Manager who works hard and plays harder. YOU You are a seasoned project manager who keeps the cogs aligned and the wheels turning, the kind of person who could unravel a tangle of string just by staring at it. Like Superman. Ideally, you are a flexible, proactive and solutions oriented person who…Read more
A Research Director who is smart as &%$#, never boring and who can take information and turn it into action. YOU You are a hungry, hustlin’ go-getter who thinks like an entrepreneur, inspires and mentors young talent, grows business like a farmer grows corn and loves rolling up your sleeves. While you love the truth-telling…Read more
Some companies are using surveys or brain games to measure factors like intelligence and personality traits to assess how individual candidates work. These tests can help surface talents that recruiters might otherwise overlook, increase productivity and reduce turnover. This article was originally published by NPR, see the original article below. The job interview hasn’t changed much over…Read more
Why we love Leigh: because she’s not just a recruiter, she’s a pal and a confidante. But don’t just take it from us, hear what her candidates are saying… “Leigh and You & Them really helped me land an amazing opportunity at BBH NY on a dream account. She was always highly responsive, honest, and…Read more