We Eliminated Management!… see what happens

About seven months ago – on Valentine’s Day to be exact – the team here at Fitzii had a fun ceremony to celebrate that we had officially eliminated any “management” responsibilities within the team. We saluted each other and said…  “We don’t have managers anymore!” Why We Got Rid of…Continue Reading

The Pros and Cons of Recorded Video Screening

After thousands of traditional phone and in-person interviews, I thought there was nothing left to learn about interviewing. I was wrong. Recorded video screening can add a lot of value to your interview process and it’s gaining acceptance in the marketplace. Here we share our lessons learned three years after…Continue Reading

What’s the Best Day to Post a Job Ad?

Being in the job posting business, this is a question we should get all the time. But we don’t. That’s likely because many people mistakenly believe they already know the best day to post a job ad. It’s Friday! Right? Don’t many job seekers use the weekend to find a…Continue Reading

Learning from the Best: Shackleton’s Mythic Job Ad

In 1914, Ernest Shackleton, the famous British Antarctic explorer, led a team of 28 brave souls on an expedition to make the first land crossing of the Antarctic continent. In an epic feat of endurance this team suffered the most horrific hardships imaginable and defied the odds to make it…Continue Reading

How to Find High Achievers

These days everyone is looking for high achievers – otherwise known as Hi-Po’s, Rockstars, Ninjas, or Purple Squirrels (since they’re impossible to find). These are the people who can almost single-handedly lift the performance of your organization, as nearly everything they work on turns to gold. So how do we…Continue Reading

Major New Fitzii Feature: Options, Options

Today we’re releasing one of our most important feature updates ever. It’s one that’s been frequently asked for and that we’ve been very carefully considering, since it’s in the direct territory of our purpose, our WHY – to better connect people with meaningful work. We’re really excited to have found…Continue Reading

Three Magic Ingredients for an Awesome Job Ad

The unfortunate reality is that most job ads suck. They suck the life out of the reader with lifeless, corporate copy. And they suck meaning out of a candidate’s job search by omitting the kind of information that might actually get a candidate fired up. Does this job matter? What’s…Continue Reading