Gerry is a lifelong student of Staffing.

He has promoted the notion his entire career that every stakeholder in the hiring process including candidates must have their basic needs addressed for recruiters to be truly proud of who they are as professionals.

CareerXroads ( is a 20 year old 100 employer member community of TA Leaders devoted to helping one another.

Talentboard (, is a non-profit, created in 2011 to better define the Candidate Experience.

The Association for Talent Acquisition Professionals (ATAP, was launched in February 2017 to create a platform for recruiters who view their work as a true Profession.

Gerry co-authored eight books on the evolution of staffing and has written 100s of articles and whitepapers on similar topics. His career in Human Resources spans more than 40 years and includes HR leadership positions at Johnson and Johnson; Associate Partner in a boutique Executive Search firm; Career Services Director at the University where he graduated with his BE and advanced degrees in Engineering and IO/Psychology before founding CareerXroads 21 years ago.

Twitter: @GerryCrispin

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