The Future of TA Media: Todd Raphael of

Todd Raphael is the Marketing Content Manager at, the industry’s first Talent Intelligence Platform. Having joined them in 2019, he has reinvented himself using his media and profitable conference management capabilities to create content and brand buzz for one of the emerging innovations in HR Tech.

In this Big Fish episode, Todd shares his perspective on the advantages of virtual events and conferences as well as how advanced AI & empirical data can help revolutionize the workplace. He has advice for future and current leaders focused on the importance of efficient messaging across multiple platforms. Todd believes that “ultimately, it’s not the platform, but the message. And the message has to be current and stay with the times.” We also discuss how “legacy universities and legacy programs are not always the best way to decipher someone’s capability and potential” and that it’s less about accolades and more about what you can bring to the table.

Topics Discussed:

  • Leveraging skills across different industries
  • Benefits and advantages to virtual events & conferences
  • Using AI matching to uncover transferability of skills to alternative roles and industries
  • The importance of efficient messaging across multiple platforms
  • Changing corporate culture to make room for diversity
  • Thinking differently about the work-life balance conundrum after Covid-19
  • The evolution of talent acquisition media and conferences
  • Combining advanced AI & empirical data to connect internal and external candidates to job opportunities

Related Resources

    Using AI to Align Talent Strategy with Ever-Changing Business Needs

    Using AI to align talent strategy with ever-changing business needs. Enhancing Oracle’s HR Solutions with Eightfold’s Talent...

    View Resource

    The Conference Board Talent 2021 – Transform your talent operations

    Join Xabier Ormazabal, for a conversation on trends to watch for the near-term future including the rise of hybrid and remote work, important skills you need, and the Great...

    View Webinar

    Eightfold Job Intelligence Engine

    The Eightfold® Job Intelligence Engine applies a dynamic, AI-powered approach to defining all relevant skills for job requirements for every role within an organization. This...

    View Datasheet