"Some people do, some people write about doing, some people worry about doing, some people get so
Bogged down in the dodo that they can't do. I guess it all depends on whether we want to do or just muck around in recycled dodo."
"I'm not sure he's actually prophesying the end of recruitment agencies. I think he's suggesting they will likely work to either lower fee levels and/or offer a slightly different service proposition. I don't know if I agree with…"
Got sent a link to this fantastic article and made me wonder if recruitment agencies really do have a future. This guy seems to think they do but I'm not convinced. What does everyone else think? Personally I think that agencies will survive but I agree with the article that the money that agencies used to make will be much harder to come by. …See More
"4. Quote: "Thirdly, it’s a doddle for the employer to save cvs submitted to previous jobs...". I have no idea what a "doddle" is, it just sounds fantastic and I plan to use it 3 times this week on the streets of NYC.
"Cora raised a good point. Head hunters, including myself, don't rely on job boards or advertising. I rely on myself to source out the candidates and evaluate them. I don't have the time to sit and wait for the right…"
"Interesting article and an interesting look at the agency firms' demise which we've been hearing about for years. It appears this article is talking about very large firms that push a lot of resumes and don't do any of…"
"Thanks for sending this along Paul. Every couple of months someone gets attention by writing a "RIP for headhunters" article. Usually a retread of the same old arguments, but this one is entertaining. My 5 favorite quotes in this…"
"As with in any industry the good recruiters that provide a valuable service will grow and prosper while the inferior recruiters will fall by the wayside! Good recruiters will use all of the tools available to them and build strong client…"