Dawn Burke, a veteran HR leader and founder of Dawn Burke HR, is a huge fan of Colonel Sanders. And, somehow, she sees KFC holding the secret that allows recruiters to build stellar relationships with their hiring managers, which is a notoriously hard thing to do.
“What makes KFC chicken finger-licking good?” she asked the audience at Talent Connect 2018. “The eleven herbs and spices. Not nine. Not ten. But it’s that eleventh herb and spice that pushes it over the top.”
How is this relevant? Well, in order to make the recruiter-hiring manager relationship ‘finger