Is the national news media blowing a bunch of smoke . . . or is the auto industry about to go on a hiring spree? If you work this industry, please chime in.…Continue
Hi all,Just posted the results of our latest Top Echelon Network Preferred Member poll about companies' attitudes towards hiring. Would love to get your take on the poll and also hear about what…Continue
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When it comes to recessions, recruiters have long pointed out that the unemployment rate for the people they place is traditionally lower than the unemployment rate for the people they don’t place.
And recent statistics appear to validate that point.
According to those numbers, which were recently published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, those with a college degree are enjoying more of a recovery (i.e., landing…Continue
If you’ve been a recruiter for any length of time, you’ve heard candidates give excuses for missing an interview—or missing their first day on the job (if they even give you an excuse). And once candidates become employees, they also develop a habit of giving their employer excuses, as well, especially when it comes to missing work.
Job board site CareerBuilder recently released a list of employee excuses for missing work. Of course, this list has been quickly…
Every recruiter everywhere is doing everything they can to drum up new clients—and keep existing ones.
Should that include making client visits? If so, how many client visits should recruiters make?
To be sure, there are many factors involved. Below are a few:
1.The industry and niche in which the recruiter works
2.The business model of the recruiting firm