We hunters of heads have read them. Over and over and over, again.Proven leader, results-oriented, team player... The list goes on and on.Which terms--used by candidates in their CVs--make you groan,…Continue
Hey all - I am seeking your insights on the process of "on-boarding" new hires. Your responses may appear in a new post on my website…Continue
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As American recruiters, we oftentimes are handcuffed from asking direct or personal questions about our candidates. In some cases, our labor laws prevent us from doing so. Birthdates? Marital status? Fuggettaboutit!
Years ago, our firm developed an artful strategy for asking--without actually asking--a candidate about his/her requirements for working in the U.S.
BAD QUESTION (WE WILL NEVER ASK THIS): "Do you have a green card?"
GOOD QUESTION (WE'LL CAREFULLY ASK THIS):…Continue
Cross-posted from The Green Suits:
Paul Courtemanche has enjoyed a storied career in direct/interactive marketing and product management. In 2012, he became a "corporate escapee" when he co-founded Cincinnati-based KDL Alliance, a business accelerator that helps entrepreneurs scale their businesses. We recently caught up with Paul to discuss his new endeavor:…Continue