AustralAsian Talent Conference: Carol Mahoney, VP Talent Acquisition at Yahoo! “Jumpstart Your Talent Acquisition Strategy”
Posted on April 30, 2008
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Carol Mahoney â€“ VP Talent Acquisition & Mobility, Yahoo! A leader in its field, Yahoo! still has to compete for the best talent in a highly
competitive field. To ensure success, Carol digs deep into the strategies and tactics that deliver top talent.
Jumpstart Your Talent Acquisition Strategy
â€¢ Tips and tricks for strategies that cut through and deliver top talent
â€¢ The pros and cons of a centralized recruitment function
â€¢ Sourcing vs. recruiting â€“ whatâ€™s the difference?
â€¢ Avoiding the pitfalls and learning the drivers of a successful talent strategy
Carol Mahoney is VP of Yahoo! Talent Acquisition and Mobility; she joined in late 2003 to help advance the talent agenda for the Internet giant in anticipation of hyper growth. She has leveraged her 20+ years of staffing experience to build a formidable talent acquisition machine for Yahoo! that has produced over 10,000 high profile hires over the past three years.
Carol has held a variety of HR leadership positions as well as provided subject matter consulting for companies like Intuit Inc., Pro-Quest Inc., Synopsys Inc., Digital Equipment Corporation, and Advanced Micro Devices. In the late 90’s, Carol combined efforts with Gardner Consulting to create and deliver “Guerilla Recruiting”, a hands-on workshop geared at helping high-growth companies compete in the war for talent. Carol holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Santa Clara University.