Chris Hoyt

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Chris Hoyt
A veteran of recruiting and HR, Hoyt is a sought-after speaker with presentations including national conferences with SHRM, LinkedIn, HR Technology and others in the USA as well as iRecruit, Australasian Talent Conference and more abroad. Chris has been promoting and leading full scale and enterprise-wide integrations of social media and mobile marketing within workforce strategies for his entire career. His expertise and passion for interactive/social recruiting, candidate experience, and both national and international recruiting strategies are all areas that Hoyt now leverages as co-owner and President at CareerXroads, a Recruiting/Staffing consulting and think tank organization that works with corporate leaders from around the world to break out of traditional recruitment practices and push the envelope in an effort to win the ongoing war for top talent.

onboarding/ online interviewing/ video interview/ COVID-19/ coronavirus/ virtual interview

The new world of telecommuting - Coronavirus style

Most of the country has shifted the majority of their corporate work teams to working from home. Some already had telecommuting plans in place for occasional work-at-home days... others have been[…]

Talent Acquisition/ Talent Management/ Leadership/ data analytics/ COVID-19/ coronavirus

Novel Coronavirus Forcing An Overdue Evolution (or two) in Talent

As of this writing, Johns Hopkins reports that there are over 121,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases globally. (You can see the live reporting dashboard here.) With a reported 4,373 deaths and over[…]


Talent Management/ CXR Recommends/ benefits/ OSHA/ COVID-19/ coronavirus

CXR Recommends [Article]: A Global Shift in Workplace Disease Prevention (out of Japan)

At CareerXroads we're no strangers to talking daily with Talent leaders about what's on their mind. And lately, the concern that's overshadowing most others (except that pesky "average time to[…]

Talent Management/ internal mobility/ Talent Development

How companies are empowering internal mobility

It's an exciting and dynamic time in talent right now for many reasons, not the least of which is how internal mobility is taking on a larger focus for many companies. In fact over half of CXR[…]

Metrics/ Leadership/ Analytics/ data analytics

The Ultimate Recruiting Metric

If you had to pick the “one” measure of the recruiting function, what would you pick?

announcement/ cxr research

CareerXroads Opens Up Research to Non-Members

CXR has long been known for its rapid-fire and pulse-check research reports covering any topic of interest within its membership walls that range from source of hire to recruiting capacity and[…]

HR and Recruiting Conferences
HR and Recruiting Conferences

CXR Recommends/ conference

CXR Recommends [Article]: HR and People Analytics Conferences to attend in 2020

While the year has only just begun, many of us have been mapping out our 2020 business travel plans for months.  That's why when people like Hung Lee at Recruiting Brainfood shares a "big list of[…]


CXR Recommends/ talent management community/ benefits/ fmla

CXR Recommends [Article]: Intel & Others Increase Paid Benefits Offering

More and more companies are starting to get on the bandwagon with regards to competitive (nay, compassionate?) paid family and medical leave. Recently, the US Senate approved a measure that would[…]


exchange/ Community/ careerxroads membership

CXR Podcast: Hoyt and Pritchett Talk Communities

In this CXR Podcast episode, we take a few moments to welcome Shannon Pritchett to CXR as the new Managing Director, Communities, chat up the value of community and why it's so important to[…]

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CXR Cares: Extending our Talent Community

Here at CXR we are very intentional about community because we believe that the values of a community reach far beyond any meeting or webinar or benchmark report. Our Talent Acquisition Community[…]