My Obligatory Zappos Post

OK, everybody is talking about it, so I guess we’ll weigh in as well. Zappos recently announced that they were going to stop posting jobs. HR bloggers and some of the largest media outlets in the world all seem to have an opinion on the matter.

Below is a short video from a recent SourceCon Live discussion about Zappos and a list of some of the other media coverage they received.

Articles from around the web:

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I admire the bold step Zappos is taking and I’m excited to see how this works out. However, don’t expect me to write about this again until Zappos shares the results.  

Jeremy Roberts, SPHR, is VP, Customer Experience at HiringSolved. He is the previous Editor of SourceCon. Prior to joining the ERE Media team, he spent over a decade working as a recruiter, sourcer, and sourcing manager. This time was spent in diverse environments, including third party agency settings (retained and contingent), recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) providers, and internal corporate HR departments. His previous employers include the MHA Group, Ajilon Finance, Korn Ferry Futurestep, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, and Randstad Sourceright, US. He resides in Corinth, TX with his wife and 3 children.


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