Nellisa Lalgee: Kick-Ass Teammate and Kinetix Superhero

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“I really feel that to be a kick-ass teammate you have to make things happen, not just for yourself, but for everyone you work with.” And that’s exactly what Nellisa Lalgee, Executive Assistant to the CEO, does for our team every day at Kinetix HQ. Go ahead, ask anyone on our squad and they will […]

Talent Mixtapes: The Anthems of Disengaged Employees

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Happy Spring Tremendous Upsiders! It’s time to drop Talent Mixtapes, Part 2: The Anthems of Disengaged Employees. In case this is your first time jamming with our Talent Mixtapes series, here’s the breakdown–our music obsessed team pulls from their playlists to express different talent industry pains. This edition is all about those employees that can’t […]

Don’t make your employer brand the next Fyre Festival

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By now most of us have streamed the Fyre Festival documentaries and experienced the music event that will forever live in infamy from the comfort of our couches. But while millions were relishing the unavoidable fate of privileged festival-goers, I couldn’t help but think about how many companies use marketing tools and spend to mislead […]

Tailoring Your Interviews to Spot the Imposters

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You were excited and optimistic about your most recent candidate after the phone screen. You even broke into your happy dance because you were that much closer to the light at the end of the talent hunting tunnel. But as these things often do, your tune has changed after the live interview. You are having […]

Want to Gain Candidate Trust? Check the Basics.

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Like the vast majority of you, my career path would have been SO different without the booming emphasis on employer branding in the talent industry. I recently celebrated my 2-year anniversary with Kinetix (yay!), which of course, made me stop and reflect on my journey to getting my first position here–the good, the bad, and […]

Reflecting on 2018: Making Moves with Kinetix Marketing

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Ah, the year is finally coming to a close. We couldn’t be more excited to reflect on all of the flashy trends and happenings that flew by us in 2018, both in the talent industry and in society. From Orson Welles-style missile threats, to Amazon’s search for HQ2, to teen Tide pod ingestion, we’ve been […]

The Talent Mixtapes: To Connections That Dodge Our Opportunities

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In case you aren’t aware, our Kinetix team lives for music of all kinds– ’80s, ’90s, scatting, metal, doo-wop, we love it all (except for Nickelback, take the cheesy angst elsewhere). It only felt natural to create a new blog series that helps us express our different talent industry challenges in a creative and constructive […]

The Giving Season Challenge for Talent Pros

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We have made it to the end of November, and you know what that means…we have officially kicked off the Giving Season. Recently, I was scrolling through my social feeds and happened upon a feel-good article about a homeless man who stood at a busy highway handing out resumes which ultimately resulted in multiple job […]

Turkey & Talent: Giving Thanks for Your Career

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Happy Turkey Day to all of our Tremendous Upside readers! Whether you are catching this content in between courses or kickoffs, we truly hope that you are spending today conquering casseroles and reflecting on all of the things that you are grateful for in the presence of friends and family. Now let’s get down to […]

Kinetix Wants To Know…What Are YOU Thankful For?

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Ready or not, turkey season is upon us… You know, November, that time of year where the birds of honor get plump and your aunt starts dowsing herself in the strongest perfume she owns in preparation for the big family get together? It’s a time to focus on what we appreciate in our lives while […]