'Terrifying recruitment stories. In 6 words', caught the imagination of many. 12,000 unique blog views, dozens of blog comments,(On the Savage Truth site) and endless social media shares are testament to…Continue
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“Well, I have been recruiting since before LinkedIn came along, you know!”
In his recruiting world, LinkedIn was the ultimate game-changer. He considered it a badge of some…Continue
Added by Greg Savage on May 21, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
This has become a cause of great hilarity for me, to be honest.
So many buffoons predicting the demise of recruiters.
Tech-legend wannabees, internal recruiters with a barrow to push, disaffected clients, and a host of other misinformed or biased loudmouths…Continue
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Agency recruiters are about to enter a new golden era. More fun. More money. It’s all about to open up.
But not everyone will rise on the tide. Just relying on a recovery will be your biggest mistake. The benefits will not flow to everyone evenly. We will have to provide something very different to what we provided before.
You have to act now.…Continue
Added by Greg Savage on May 14, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
Hardly a week goes by without some ‘expert’ trumpeting the death of agency recruitment, or a technology start-up predicting the ‘disruption’ of our industry, and how recruiters are an endangered species.
Really? Who exactly? And, when exactly? Didn’t LinkedIn promise that, what, a decade ago? We are still here. Growing in fact.
Agency recruitment is not a dying…Continue
Added by Greg Savage on May 12, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments
I can tell you a story about recruitment that will make you shiver. Make you recoil in horror. And I can do it in six words.
Here are 20 such horror stories to get you screaming, blocking your ears, and running for the exit.
‘I will call you back. Promise’.
‘Can I just think about it?’
‘I just got a counter-offer’.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Monday
Your bonus threshold just went up.
Added by Greg Savage on May 6, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
It got 250 ‘Likes’, and dozens of comments, so it touched a nerve for sure.…Continue
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