Tag Archive "recruiter"

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First Jobs of Very Successful People

We tend to get hung up about our first job. Whether it’s a summer job or a full time gig, we worry that it won’t be in line with our goals and ambitions. Stop worrying ...

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To Refer or Not to Refer

One of the first lessons you learn as a recruiter is to ask for referrals. If you are talking with someone and they are not interested or qualified, you should ask if there is anyone ...

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Stay on Track with your Career Resolutions

We are at the end of the first week of 2017. How are those new years resolutions working out? Still bringing your lunch to work? Been to the gym a couple of times?

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Top Ten Gifts for Job Seekers

It’s that time of year again – the time of year when we fill the malls looking for the perfect gifts. Is there a job seeker on your list? It’s unlikely you can find them ...

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How to break the little glass ceiling

We have spent a lot of time over the last few months talking about the glass ceiling. In this case, it was one of the biggest, thickest, glass ceilings in the world. It did not ...

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Too busy to Advance your Career?

I read an interesting article in Fast Company today. It talked about how to deal with being ‘busy”. Lots of people complain about working 70 or 80 hour weeks. But we know the truth: many ...

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How to Make the Most of an Internship

Many people have co-op terms or internships as part of their academic courses. They are fantastic learning experiences, but there are some extra things you can do to maximize their impact from a career perspective.


DIY Executive Search – is it a good idea?

Executive search is the same as any other professional service. It’s about the value, not the cost – after all, isn’t that how you make other business decisions?

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Recruiting to Broaden the Applicant Pool

One of the best ways to change up your work groups and increase the diversity of your company is to use external recruiters; and I am not just saying that because I am an external ...

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Solve for x (where x is a great job)

We all want the best job, right? We spend more time with our work partners than our spouses so time at work should be pretty satisfying. And rewarding. And sometimes fun.

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