Ep 45 - Office Hours w/ Joyce Lewis, Talent Acquisition Specialist, State Farm

In this episode, Watchen sits with Talent Acquisition Specialist Joyce Lewis, to discuss navigating the job market during a global pandemic.

Joyce Lewis recruits independent Agents for State Farm Insurance Company. She possesses more than 20 years of experience in Recruiting and Marketing, and has an expertise in Diversity Recruiting. Before joining State Farm, Joyce was an Executive Recruiter with The Hollins Group, a retained search firm nationally recognized for its diversity practice. Prior to pursuing her passion for recruiting and guiding professionals through career transitions, she spent several years in Brand Management with the Kellogg Company and Levi Strauss, where she managed the Eggo Waffles and Levi’s Jeans businesses. Joyce holds a MBA from Duke University and a BA from the University of Virginia.

We discuss:

- Recruiters V. Hiring Managers

- Getting past AI when applying online

- Preparing for your interview

- Negotiating in the current job market.