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Guest: Lars Schmidt, Founder, Amplify Talent, HROS
Episode: 227
Air Date: February 24, 2017


Lars Schmidt is the Founder of Amplify Talent, a boutique agency that helps companies like Hootsuite, NPR, and SpaceX re-imagine the intersection of culture, talent, and brand. Before founding Amplify, he developed innovative talent strategies at NPR; recognized by Mashable, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and others. In prior roles Lars, was responsible for creating scalable high-growth global talent strategies at Ticketmaster, Magento, and several startups in Los Angeles.

Lars is also the Co-Founder of HR Open Source (#HROS), a global initiative to drive innovation and education in HR. He’s a global keynote speaker and podcast host, sharing views and insights around the intersection of talent, culture, brand, digital engagement, and technology.

He is a contributor to Fast Company, Forbes, TechCo, LinkedIn Talent Blog, SHRM, and ERE. He was named a Top 100 Influencer by HR Examiner, included in The Huffington Post’s Top 100 Most Social HR Experts on Twitter, and LinkedIn’s 50 Most Popular Recruiting Influencers. You can find him on Twitter at @Lars.


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