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German Bundeswehr recruits receive a debriefing by an instructor during a drill at a military training area in Viereck, Germany, August 8, 2018.

Germany’s military has a manpower problem, and its solution may be foreigners and teenagers

Germany's military has been plagued by equipment and personnel problems. To address the latter problem, the Bundeswehr is trying some controversial approaches.
Cursor CEO and Founder Adam Weinstein

Why this top LinkedIn employee quit to start his own data analytics company

Adam Weinstein left LinkedIn last year and two months ago launched Cursor, a data analytics startup that lets anyone inside a company search for data across departments, applications, and platforms.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Now is an ‘opportune’ time to land a job at Facebook, one of the company’s top recruiters says

As Facebook fights its way out of scandal, a Facebook exec says applying for jobs now will impress its recruiters.
Magic Leap CEO Rony Abovitz.

2 days after raising $502 million, Magic Leap called the cops to say an employee had stolen $1 million

A bizarre scheme involving an outside recruiting firm and $1 million in false fees is at the heart of the allegations in a police report filed by Magic Leap.

We asked a top private-equity recruiter what it takes to get a senior-level job these days

BI PRIME: There's a perfect storm for hiring in private equity right now. We asked a top recruiter what it takes to land a senior job.
Maj. Tyler Ellison, a Thunderbirds pilot, administers the oath of enlistment to enlist Florida's newest airmen during the Sun 'n Fun International Fly-in and Expo Air Show at Lakeland, Florida, April, 25, 2015.

The US military is facing a ‘real war for talent’ — but some valuable recruits could be scared away

"The number of potential applicants that would successfully qualify for our services range somewhere from 25% to 30%. That's it," the Navy secretary said.

An ex-Tesla recruiter reveals what it’s like to interview with Elon Musk

Former Tesla recruiter Marissa Peretz explains what it was like to be interviewed by Elon Musk.
Ilana Weinstein.

A top hedge fund recruiter explains what still surprises her after 15 years in the industry

Even professional investors who manage risk every day tend to shy away from change, a professional hedge fund recruiter told us.

John McCain is threatening Trump’s defense nominees over the Army’s plan to offer mental-health waivers

McCain and other senators are not happy with how the Pentagon has been sharing information about its policies.
US soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division in Kunar Province, Afghanistan, in March 2011.

The Army has started giving waivers for mental-health conditions to attract more recruits

The Army says that its access to additional information about applicants' mental-health history makes it better able to determine whether they're fit to serve.