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Looking to improve your recruiting & people operations?

Look no further than our Talent-as-a-Service solutions! Our team of seasoned recruiters and TA & POPs Leaders will handle all the heavy lifting so you can focus on your team.

From strategic planning to expert-embedded support, we offer tailored solutions to refine your talent strategy and operations. No matter the stage of your business, our team will guide you through the maze of high growth, deflation, leadership turnover, and operational start-up.

So if you want to finesse your RecOps approach, give us a shot!

Meet the Team

Natalie Stones ~ Founder & Fractional Talent Leadership

With almost 20 years of experience in both agency and in-house corporate recruiting, Natalie has lead recruiters, sourcers, and RCs specializing in Go-to-Market, Biz Ops, G&A, and Tech. As Head of Talent for several Series A-C Startups in Silicon Valley and Director of Talent for a National Fortune 1000 Professional Services firm, she has grown to become an expert in TA strategy, executive recruiting, and leading Talent Acquisition teams of over 30 people. These experiences have enabled her to Found Talent Collective, an exclusive community for Women in Talent Acquisition, with the aim to create a platform that fosters collaboration and empowers women in the industry.


Krista Tan ~ Partner, Fractional Talent & People Leadership

Krista has 15+ years of people operations, talent acquisition, and business strategy experience. Served as President of Premier Talent Partners leading a top talent team of 65. Honored as a "Best Place to Work" by INC and SF Business Times. Forbes named Premier Talent Partners one of “America’s Best Recruiting Firms”. Now Head of People at Fieldguide, a Series B startup, leading recruiting and people strategy. Krista is also the Co-Founder of Talent Collective!


Tammy Dain ~ Embedded Recruiting Advisor

With 15+ years of experience across tech, legal, and higher education, Tammy thrives in recruiting for Series A startups to large public companies. As the Founder of Rabble—an on-demand Recruiting and People Ops firm—and Podcast Host of Talent Tribe- she excels in helping companies think about recruiting at scale. In her role as the Director of Talent Acquisition with Axiom Law—the world's largest hirer of legal talent—she honed her skills in leading a team of 19 recruiters and high-volume hiring. Tammy is also the Co-Founder of Talent Collective!



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