The Chad & Cheese Podcast

Industry veterans Joel Cheesman and Chad Sowash are here to punch the recruiting industry right where it hurts, complete with breaking news, brash opinion, and loads of snark. Chad & Cheese discuss a wide variety of topics and current news stories around recruiting, human resources, and employment. Hiring companies, employers, and vendors tune in for insights from practitioners, vendors, startups, and more.

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1
It's a Job Seeker Nation!
33 min
2
It's Raining Cash for iCIMS, Deel & Rippling
40 min
3
Deel Goes 'Decacorn' After Latest Funding Round πŸ¦„
3 min
4
JobandTalent Goes Full Viking
35 min
5
LinkedIn Loses Again!?!
48 min
6
Recruitment Marketing: You Want It
38 min
7
Pando - No, Not THAT Pando - Raises $6.9M
3 min
8
All Are Welcome w/ Cynthia Owyoung
36 min
9
Beamery Me Up, Scotty
40 min
10
Beamery Just Acquired Who?
3 min
11
Firing Squad: Bryq's Markellos Diorinos
33 min
12
Recipe for Acquisition
27 min
13
Hirevue says "Buyer Beware"
43 min
14
This Oyster is Makin' Pearls!
3 min
15
Handshake Eyes Europe
44 min
16
HR Manifesto
26 min
17
Talent.com Says No Free Rides!
38 min
18
Checkr Completes Its Largest Acquisition Ever
3 min
19
Firing Squad: RecruitCRM's Sean Mallapurkar
30 min
20
DEI Easy Button w/ Barb Hyman
27 min
21
BRAVO Indeed... What?
41 min
22
Remote Achieves Triple-Unicorn Status πŸ¦„ πŸ¦„ πŸ¦„
3 min
23
Axel Springer's New Fluffer
35 min
24
Kill The Resume?
29 min
25
iCIMS + Candidate.ID Activate!
42 min
26
Gamify the Quit
30 min
27
iCIMS Acquires...
3 min
28
Firing Squad: Qualifi's Darrian Mikell
30 min
29
Catch the Funding Express!
41 min
30
Jason Calacanis Just Invested In This Recruitin...
3 min
31
Stepstone says Au Revoir
41 min
32
Ignoring Blind Candidates
20 min
33
CareerBuilder, King of Innovation
40 min
34
Cha-Ching! Talent.com Raises $120M to Take On I...
2 min
35
Brand Exit
29 min
36
Ghosting Busters w/ Jeff Shapiro
33 min
37
Pulling Out of Mother Russia
42 min
38
Wait! I.T. Employment Ticked DOWN in Feb.?
2 min
39
The Pull-Out Method
41 min
40
Firing Squad: Intervue.io's Rahul Arora
30 min
41
HireVue, Pretty Bias Machine
36 min
42
Jobcase Acquires Recruitology
2 min
43
Euro IPO Alert
38 min
44
Unified Tech Stack
3 min
45
The Inflation Boogeyman
27 min
46
LIVE from Sun King Brewery
32 min
47
Fama Lands $10M Series B
3 min
48
The C-Suite is Listening
29 min
49
Unicorn Status w/ Anoop Gupta
31 min
50
Wall Street Roundup: Indeed, Glassdoor, Upwork,...
If you love financial news, Buy-or-Sell and snarky commentary around those two things, then this episode if your wet dream.
42 min
51
Canada's Alongside Raises $8M
2 min
52
Crimes Against Talent Pipelines
Are you and your company committing crimes against talent pipelines?
36 min
53
Firing Squad: TechScreen's Mark Knowlton
25 min
54
SmartRecruiters and Checkr Go Shopping
40 min
55
Radancy and Phenom buy European
40 min
56
Deep Fake Recruiting
Remember seeing and hearing your first Deep Fake? Synthesized voices that sound like your favorite movie star.
37 min
57
hireEZ Lemon Squeezy
45 min
58
Employer Brand Evolution
HR's newly minted seat at the table, branding in a post-pandemic and WFH world and much, much more.
38 min
59
Hiretual Raises $26M, Rebrands with New Name
3 min
60
When They Become Us
33 min
61
Zip Phils LinkedIn Fakes and Darwin's Box
44 min
62
Here's Why You Oughta Know Otta
3 min
63
Europe is a Hot Mess
Europe is a hot mess right now. Boris is apologizing. Putin is (probably) invading. Belgium is rioting.
32 min
64
Firing Squad: BeRemote's Vivek Nigam
Work from home is a thing. Maybe you've heard. This means vendors hoping to support employers with a remote workforce have a lot of tailwinds going in the right direction.
29 min
65
Steak 'n' Handshake, Extra Lattice
Love unicorns? How about triple unicorns?
42 min
66
New Funding Alert: Lattice Makes It Rain
2 min
67
Cult Brand REDUX
13 min
68
Modern Recruiter Tech Stack w/ Madeline Laurano
21 min
69
SeekOut vs. Paradox?
41 min
70
Bullhorn Acquires Automation Solution Able
2 min
71
Euro Extravaganza '22
49 min
72
GREEN ROOM w/ Tim Sackett
What's better than three middle-aged white guys yelling at kids to get off the lawn?
14 min
73
Predictions 2022 w/ Sackadomus
Where'd we get it right and (mostly) wrong in 2021?
41 min
74
ZipRecruiter Looking to Make a Big Acquisition?
2 min
75
Firing Squad: Grayscale's Ty Abernethy
32 min
76
What Women Want w/ Romy Newman
What are the best companies to work for if you're a woman in 2021?
19 min
77
Paradox Unicorns while Randstad Face Plants
Turns out, recording this podcast was the only thing standing between Chad & Cheese and a bottomless bottle of Blanton's to ring in the New Year ...
36 min
78
Paradox Enters Unicorn Status with $200M Invest...
3 min
79
T-Mobile vs. JB Hunt
Ho, ho, holy hell it's been a while since Chad & Cheese were on the mic together,
39 min
80
Unicorn Alert: Turing Lands $87M at $1.1B Valua...
2 min
81
Indeed Must Be Laughing
Another MAJOR player bites the dust.
4 min
82
Making Moves
Making Moves with PageUp, TextKernel, and Stepstone
51 min
83
SmartRecruiters Teaming Up with PandoLogic
3 min
84
The Great Awakening w/ Andrew Flowers
The pandemic, labor shortages, and a supply chain debacle have opened our eyes to many subjects like immigration, wages, retirement, remote work, working conditions, and many other factors that impact our everyday lives.
29 min
85
Best of 2021 - Joel's Picks
45 min
86
Who Wants Free Scotch? πŸ₯ƒ
10 min
87
TextKernel Catches a Whopper!
Chad is too busy building his Portuguese real estate empire, we've brought on industry Brainfooder Hung Lee to the show to join Cheese and Lieven in tackling the continent's biggest stories.
47 min
88
Sense Lands $50M, $500M Valuation
2 min
89
Diversity Hiring Report 2021
Have you read SmartRecruiters' "Diversity Hiring Report"? aka The path to Hell is paved with good intentions...
28 min
90
Best of 2021 - Chad's Picks
29 min
91
Textkernel Acquires Sovren
3 min
92
Jobandtalent Picks Up $575M
3 min
93
Firing Squad: Turazo's Pete Cipollone
Video remains one of the hottest technologies around when it comes to recruiting, and one company, Turazo, approaches it in a whole new way
32 min
94
Thankful Turkeys
It ain’t cool being a jive turkey so close to Thanksgiving
31 min
95
High Volume Hiring Report w/ Madeline Laurano
What exactly is High Volume Hiring?
18 min
96
Indeed? Where we're going, we don't need Indeed.
Tiger King is back on Netflix, which makes the fact there's even an episode this week pretty amazing,
42 min
97
Fastest Growing HR Tech Company in N. America R...
3 min
98
It's Mr. ATS
The world knows Mr. Rogers. Mr. T. And even Mr. Mister if you're of a certain age. But Mr. ATS?
29 min
99
cube 19 Feels Horny
Reality check over ... On this week's show, the boys dig into: Bullhorn's wallet share acquisition with cube19 plus...
40 min
100
Rare Breed w/ Sunny Bonnell
Every company is looking to discover rare breeds, whether they be in the company already, or roaming the pastures of commerce externally.
30 min