10 Steps to Recruit Rockstars (and Be Recruited Like One!)


Tuesday, October 16

6:00 - 8:00 pm


Mid-America Club, Aon Center, 80th Floor, 200 East Randolph, Chicago, IL 60601


Register Here:  Recruiting Rockstars (+ being recruited like a Rockstar) Tickets, Tue, Oct 16, 2018 at 6:00 PM | Eventbrite



Join us on Tuesday, October 16 for an interactive discussion with executive recruiter Jeff Hyman '95 on how to recruit a top-performer every time. In the hottest job-market in 50 years, Jeff reveals the 10 biggest mistakes that hiring managers make.


Jeff is Adjunct Professor who teaches "Recruiting & Retaining Talent in Growth Companies," Chief Talent Officer of Strong Suit Executive Search, and bestselling author of Recruit Rockstars: The 10 Step Playbook to Find The Winners and Ignite Your Business.


This event is in partnership with the Mid-America Club, a private club on the 80th floor of the Aon Center. Please bring ID for building access.  All tickets include 2 drinks and appetizers.


Early bird registrants receive a free copy of Jeff's book Recruit Rockstars: The 10 Step Playbook to find the winners & Ignite Your Business. (early bird tickets are available until September 21).


90% of your business problems are actually recruiting problems in disguise. This presentation is designed to help you solve them. You also will advance your career because learning how to recruit top performers (and being recruited) is a crucial skill for all leaders.

Topics include:

  • What’s most & least predictive of candidate success
  • The biggest mistakes that interviewers make (this one will help you when you’re job-searching, too!)
  • The #1 tool for uncovering if a candidate has what it takes
  • Best places to find great candidates in today’s tight job market
  • How to check references the right way


Early bird price (through September 21 at noon): $25.  Includes book.
Regular price: $28.99.  Does not include book


Jeff Hyman
Jeff launched his recruiting career at Heidrick & Struggles and Spencer Stuart, the preeminent global executive search firms. Today, he’s Chief Talent Officer at Chicago-based Strong Suit Executive Search. Along the way, Jeff created 4 companies, raised $50 million in venture capital, and recruited over 3,000 people.


Jeff is the author of the bestselling book “Recruit Rockstars: The 10 Step Playbook To Find The Winners & Ignite Your Business.” As an Adjunct Professor at Kellogg, Jeff teaches courses about recruiting. He is also host of the 5-star-rated Strong Suit Podcast and weekly contributor to Forbes.


Jeff holds an MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management and a BS degree from the Wharton School.