Tag: Staffing Industry

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Recruiters (But Were Afraid To Ask).

Too many people throw way too much shade at recruiters. The fact is that most recruiters, contrary to popular belief, actually go the extra...

Matchmaker, Matchmaker: Revealing What Recruiters Really Do.

If you’ve ever taken a job in recruiting or staffing, at some point you’ve probably been asked (likely by a close friend or family...

Straight Outta Stratford: Celebrating 5 Years of RecruitingDaily.

You forget that somehow, life can pass you by if you let it. And even though this business has become my life, it’s still hard for me to...

Definitely, Maybe: What Brexit Could Mean For Recruitment.

If there’s one thing recruiters may never tire of, it’s trash talking other recruitment companies. If you’ve spent any...

How I Stopped Worrying And Learned to Love My Applicant Tracking System.

I’ve been a recruiter for 14 years now, and during that time, have been able to witness the evolution of the applicant tracking...

Championing The Underdog: Why There’s No Such Thing As A “Super Recruiter.”

A year or so ago, I saw an internal recruiter from Hewlett Packard bragging on LinkedIn about how successful he and his team had been in...

Go Your Own Way: The Only Career Advice That Matters in Recruiting and HR.

Early into my tenure in what I finally considered a “real” job, I decided for personal kicks and grins to take one of those...

Serendipity & Me: What Being A Passive Candidate Taught Me About Recruiting.

I’ve worked for a staffing agency for the last fourteen years, so I suppose you could consider me something of a lifer in this...

Redemption Song: Why Recruiters Deserve A Little Respect.

Recently, I was finally able to take a real vacation that did not include conferences, meetings, or speaking arrangements.  My...

Recruiters In Name Only: Why Real Recruiters Should Be Hunting for RINOs.

OK. I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, “of course. Here we go with another political post. Damn you,...

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