Recruiting In A Virtual World + Fresh Lime Margaritas

This week I am serving up an episode featuring Katie Kroll, Director of Development and Internships at Northwestern Mutual.

As a relationship cultivator and culture keeper, Katie's career is founded on the purpose of helping people achieve their personal and professional goals.

Katie has the keen ability to recognize top talent, and she lifts the veil and shares how she continues to adapt and evolve to the virtual world and changing employment market.

If you are a Hiring Leader looking to grow your team, or a Job Seeker looking to ace your next interview, this episode is for you.

It is packed with an insiders perspective on how to effectively recruit top talent in the virtual world, and Katie even shares the 4 most commonly made interview mistakes.

SPECIAL SHOUTOUT To The Little Epicurean for this delicious Fresh Lime Margarita

...and P.S. it is made with ALL-NATURAL INGREDIENTS! #Thelittleepicurean



  • 1 1/2 oz tequila

  • 1 oz fresh lime juice

  • 1/2 oz orange liqueur

  • 1 1/2 Tablespoon simple syrup

Simple Syrup:

  • 1 cup water

  • 1 cup granulated sugar

Salt Rim:

  • 1 Tablespoon coarse salt, or kosher salt

  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar

  • finely grated zest from 1 lime


  1. Moisten the rim of serving glass with a lime wedge. Invert glass on lime zest-salt mixture. Twist glass to ensure it is thoroughly coated.

  2. Turn glass right side-up. Pour in 1 1/2 oz tequila, followed by 1 oz fresh lime juice. Add 1/2 oz orange liqueur and 1 1/2 Tbsp simple syrup. Stir to combine. Add ice. Garnish with lime wedge. If desired, sprinkle a little lime zest on top of drink.

Simple Syrup:

  1. Place water and sugar in a small sauce pot. Set over medium heat and cook until sugar has dissolved. Remove from heat and allow to cool to room temperature. Transfer to another container and store in the fridge to chill.

Salt Rim:

  1. On a flat surface combine salt, sugar, and lime zest. Mix together....and ENJOY!!!

...and BTW. Checkout this handy Citrus Press Juicer:

It will bring your cocktail making to the next level!

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