Rhys Jones
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How to deliver quality headhunts that WILL win more business.

There is a lot of mystery and misinterpretation of what is involved in a headhunt assignment. Often recruiters fall into one of two groups, those who think being a Headhunter is some super difficult…Continue

Tags: Recruiting Tools / Sourcing, Headhunting

Started Mar 18, 2016

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Your start-up now has money, should hiring someone be your first investment?

So, you’ve made a good start, money is starting to tot up in the bank account and like most recruitment start-up owners you’re keen to spend it, hopefully on your new business! If you’re ambitious to grow your business and your goal is to grow a good-sized company, the chances are that your first investment to you is a no-brainer, your first employee, but is it really the best option?…See More
9 hours ago
Keith D. Halperin commented on Rhys Jones's blog post 'So you want to be a Headhunter?'
"Thanks, Rhys. I'd suggest thinking about what recruiting-related skills you have and like to do.If those are things that someone half a world away for a lot less money, or that SW can/will be able to do soon, think about another career..."
11 hours ago
Rhys Jones and Emma Xue are now friends
Jun 23
Trent Mason commented on Rhys Jones's blog post 'Is building a recruitment business to sell a good idea?'
"Interesting post. Also interesting to know what my business is worth using the x EBITDA - thanks for this. "
Mar 23
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Is building a recruitment business to sell a good idea?

As I speak to lots of recruiters who want to build their own recruitment company, after all my profession is investing in startup recruitment businesses, I get a fair few whose goal from day one is to build to sell.  Is this really a smart move? As with most questions like this it depends who you ask. It also depends on circumstance. For example, if you have a substantial…See More
Mar 10
Rhys Jones posted a blog post

Is building a recruitment business to sell a good idea?

As I speak to lots of recruiters who want to build their own recruitment company, after all my profession is investing in startup recruitment businesses, I get a fair few whose goal from day one is to build to sell.  Is this really a smart move? As with most questions like this it depends who you ask. It also depends on circumstance. For example, if you have a substantial…See More
Mar 9
A blog post by Rhys Jones was featured

A Recruitment Consultant’s guide to understanding the offer of equity / shares by your employer

If you’ve read any of my other blogs on building a recruitment business to sell, I actually advocate not selling, but succession planning yourself, tying in the employees of real value with shares and enjoying the profits of this solid business for years to come. So, for this reason your offer of shares may be from a forward-thinking employer who values you, which is…See More
Jun 7, 2019
Rhys Jones posted a blog post

A Recruitment Consultant’s guide to understanding the offer of equity / shares by your employer

If you’ve read any of my other blogs on building a recruitment business to sell, I actually advocate not selling, but succession planning yourself, tying in the employees of real value with shares and enjoying the profits of this solid business for years to come. So, for this reason your offer of shares may be from a forward-thinking employer who values you, which is…See More
Jun 5, 2019

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Rhys Jones's Blog

Your start-up now has money, should hiring someone be your first investment?

So, you’ve made a good start, money is starting to tot up in the bank account and like most recruitment start-up owners you’re keen to spend it, hopefully on your new business! If you’re ambitious to grow your business and your goal is to grow a good-sized company, the chances are that your first investment to you is a no-brainer, your first employee, but is it really the best option?…

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Posted on September 24, 2020 at 8:30am

Is building a recruitment business to sell a good idea?

As I speak to lots of recruiters who want to build their own recruitment company, after all my profession is investing in startup recruitment businesses, I get a fair few whose goal from day one is to build to sell.  Is this really a smart move? 

As with most questions like this it depends who you ask. It also depends on circumstance. For example, if…

Continue

Posted on March 9, 2020 at 12:59pm — 1 Comment

A Recruitment Consultant’s guide to understanding the offer of equity / shares by your employer

If you’ve read any of my other blogs on building a recruitment business to sell, I actually advocate not selling, but succession planning yourself, tying in the employees of real value with shares and enjoying the profits of this solid business for years to come. So, for this reason your offer of shares may be from a forward-thinking…

Continue

Posted on June 5, 2019 at 9:35am

How working for yourself can actually be less risky than changing jobs.

Since setting up Davidson Gray to invest in and support recruitment business start-ups, I must have had hundreds of conversations with recruiters considering working for themselves. The biggest reason by far most recruiters settle for a new job rather than setting up, is the desire for security.

However is moving jobs really more secure?

Statistically, 4 out of 5 new recruitment business start-ups don’t last beyond 2 years,…

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Posted on January 19, 2018 at 4:35am

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