Monthly Archives: February 2012

Time, the old enemy, is why recruitment agencies are still so valuable.

Recruiting, like fishing, is time consuming – whoever you areThere’s an awful Eckhart Tolle-esque quote sweeping Facebook and Twitter lately. It says ‘It’s not about time, it’s about choices. How are you spending your choices?’ Spreading this cringe-inducing banality appears … Continue reading

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A shared vision of the future, no matter how general, should drive hiring decisions

A year ago this month, Forbes identified the only three questions that are really being asked and answered during a job interview. (Top Executive Recruiters Agree There Are Only Three True Job Interview Questions – George Bradt.)They were:1.  Can you … Continue reading

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