It took me a while, but I figured out why I love this show.
I thought it was the fact that people we getting their dreams coming true? Maybe it was the extracting the water of the people who's friends weren't nice enough to tell them they have no talent? Maybe it is the extraordinary talent that turns up year on year?
But you know…Continue
Gee it's been a while since I posted here... Hi everyone!
Those of you who know me will know my Recruiting background. Started in a Recruitment Agency, well fell into it, as we all do. Went to an in-house role for 8 years, somehow ended up back in Agency land again, and am now back in-house.
One of the things I learned whilst working in house was the utter despising of Recruiting Agencies by most people I came across, both from the business point of view and the candidates.…Continue
I am an evolutionist. I love seeing things evolve, people, places, teams and functions. Looking back to 2002 (yep, all that way) when I first landed into the world of in-house Recruitment, it's interesting to see how things have changed as much as they have stayed the same.
I went in-house for the same reasons of many, I hated the agency land, whilst I enjoyed the cut and thrust as I am a competitive bugger, I struggled with the closing and ended up hating the fact that no…Continue
When you were a kid did you ever play computer games? Had the obsession to get the top score and put 3 funny (or rude) letters on the leaderboard to commemorate your greatness? (Not that it happens now of course, I'm much more mature)
I can remember the adrenalin of almost getting there, seeing the glory, visualising the gloating to my mates as we all crowded around the big arcade game at the corner shop. Ahhh Galaga I miss you.
I've been watching my son get his addict on…Continue
I find it interesting, this world we live in. I'm probably too entrenched in this Social Media, Recruiting space. I get genuinely surprised when people either a) discover Social Media b) discover how to use it within Recruitment. When people rock up at these conferences and are all starry eyed and "Wow'ed" at what they are discovering. I know it is pretty cool stuff,…Continue