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Katrina Kibben liked Chris Bailey's blog post No candidates for dream job? Cant understand it!
Jul 23
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No candidates for dream job? Cant understand it!

Simply put I have spent the last couple of months looking for a good recruiter, preferably from a financial services orientated background, but as the weeks have gone on the lack of candidates is staggering!You would think that living and working for an amazing company in the Cayman Islands would be a huge draw. Great earnings (Tax free), no commute, live on the beach and do what you love in a busy market with plenty of potential!I organise a HR conference here and the speakers I bring down…See More
Jul 22
Keith D. Halperin commented on Chris Bailey's blog post 'Happiness Vs Engagement'
"You're welcome, Chris. May I suggest a variation: Happy recruiters and our managers to increase engagement and unhappy other employees to decrease retention and increase our job security- it's a fool's errand to try to fill a full…"
May 25, 2014
Katrina Kibben liked Chris Bailey's blog post Happiness Vs Engagement
May 23, 2014
Chris Bailey commented on Chris Bailey's blog post 'Happiness Vs Engagement'
"Thanks Both - I think this is more geared toward retention, which I know would set most recruiters teeth on edge but happiness and fun in the workplace would also lower turnover and thus lower the cost of recruiting :) "
May 22, 2014
Keith Halperin commented on Chris Bailey's blog post 'Happiness Vs Engagement'
"Thanks, Chris. Most companies can get very good people in most skill areas just by offering a FT- benefited job. Furthermore, most companies can't reasonably expect to get people who AREN'T satisfied with just a FT- benefited job, because…"
May 22, 2014
Anna Brekka commented on Chris Bailey's blog post 'Happiness Vs Engagement'
"Very cool and so true. "
May 22, 2014
Anna Brekka liked Chris Bailey's blog post Happiness Vs Engagement
May 22, 2014

Profile Information

First Name
Chris
Last Name
Bailey
State (if Applicable)
New York
Job Title (select one)
Vice President (Recruiting)
Company
CML Offshore Recruitment
How many years have you been in the business?
10-14 years
How many employees work at your company?
C. 11-50
Blog
http://www.anythingoverice.com
Twitter Profile
http://@anythingoverice

Chris Bailey's Blog

No candidates for dream job? Cant understand it!

Posted on July 22, 2015 at 1:14pm 1 Comment

Simply put I have spent the last couple of months looking for a good recruiter, preferably from a financial services orientated background, but as the weeks have gone on the lack of candidates is staggering!

You would think that living and working for an amazing company in the Cayman Islands would be a huge draw. Great earnings (Tax free), no commute, live on the beach and do what you love in a busy market with plenty of potential!

I organise a HR conference here and…

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Happiness Vs Engagement

Posted on May 22, 2014 at 11:00am 4 Comments

I recently gave a presentation on this topic as I often feel that much of the HR vernacular is always around employee engagement and should be much more about employee happiness. Now my written word is about as eloquent as a line backer ice skating but try to bear with…

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Clock Watching - am I too old school?

Posted on February 27, 2014 at 2:13pm 2 Comments

Somebody very close to me recent started working in the city (London, England for my US friends). Being the first role out of university, all was

 and is very exciting for them. So, 6 months in and they are changing jobs which is pretty much par for the course at that age when you are finding out what it is you want to do etc…

However, I received a phone call when the new job offer letter came through and I wanted to take a pulse check and see what my fellow…

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Looking to meet Miami based Recruiters/leaders this week...

Posted on August 26, 2013 at 5:30pm 0 Comments

Hi all dont worry its not a sale pitch! I am interested to pick the brains of Miami based recruiters especially those in a leadership capacity working in the IT, Finance HR & legal sectors. I will be based in Brickell and will buy the drinks just thought I would see if anyone is about? You never know where off the cuff meetings…

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How many of you can relate to this "Candidate Emotion Cycle"

Posted on July 29, 2013 at 5:30pm 3 Comments

I see this pattern again and again not just with candidates I know, but with anyone suddenly finding themselves out of work. So I thought I would jot down the stages of  the "candidate emotion cycle". Of course the cycle can be broken at any time and is often done so by luck or by the amazing…

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