Purple Squirrel Candidates
Most recruiters know that a Purple Squirrel is a very rare, highly sought after, almost extinct species of candidate. In other words, the hire that requires very specific knowledge and qualifications and will most likely take longer, more efforts, and harder negotiations to recruit. It seems that at least half of my clients are actually looking for Purple Squirrels now. With the economy problems and companies being cautious with hiring, these searches are becoming more and more the rule…
How to Gain a Competitive Edge And Go for the Gold When Recruiting
Finding the right candidate for a job is not a sprint, it's a marathon. Just ask a recruiter.
Fire Fast, Hire Slow: An HR He Said/She Said
This is going to be a Job Candidate/HR He said/She said discussion. Don't worry though, it won't get nasty, and it does have a happy ending. And I believe there…
Confessions of a recruitment consultant - Recruitment Views
OK just in case you recruiters out there thought nobody knew what we are up to, then the info graphic below will be a bit of an a rude awakening. I am sure a few of us have done many of the points mentioned, but 88% of applications rejected if you include a photo, well it did make me smile! Submitted below by Luke Butler of Behiring. Like this:Like Loading... Related