What’s life without a good laugh? I put together this list of 25 recruiter memes too funny, and true, not to share. I hope you enjoy it!

Linkedin Recruiter Memes

Let’s kick off this list with a hot topic for most recruiters: LinkedIn!

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Funny recruiter memes about candidates

These funny recruiting memes are all about candidates:

recruiting memes flamingo

funny recruiter memes koala

How many candidates have you helped cross the finish line?

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Have you ever found the perfect candidate? aka the Purple Squirrel Unicorn…

recruiter memes resumes

Funny recruiting memes about job offers

This list is not complete without a funny recruiting meme (or 2) about accepting/rejecting offers:

recruiter memes crazyeyes

Funny recruiter memes about hiring managers

These recruiting memes about hiring managers gave me a chuckle:

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Is this your face after sending candidates to a hiring manager?

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You, recruiters, know this — you often have to chase the hiring manager to get your job description out the door. It’s unclear who bit off the hiring manager’s legs!

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It’s frustrating when hiring managers change the requirements last minute!

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Is this the recruiter asking the hiring manager for leads?

Recruiting memes about interviews

Do you love candidate interviews? These funny recruiter memes about interviewing might change your mind:

recruiting memes denzel

Funny recruiting memes with Adele

What’s a recruiter meme without Adele? Are these your theme songs? Cheesy…I know.

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Military recruiter memes

These 3 are the funniest army recruiter memes and marine recruiter memes I could find:

marine recruiter memes red lobster

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Funny Military Memes

Bonus funny recruiting memes

These recruiter memes didn’t quite fit the categories above. Bonus memes!:

Calling All Recruiting Meme Creators!

Do you know who originally created any of these funny recruiting memes? The memes are so hilarious they’ve been shared hundreds of times and I couldn’t find the original source for even one of them. But if they reach out to us with proof that they created the meme, we’d like tothem a shout-out!

Why I wrote this?

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