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Ross Clennett
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Nicholas Meyler commented on Ross Clennett's blog post 'Headhunting: Unethical or a necessary part of a competitive job market?'
"I do agree with that, as well.  I do not ever recruit out of clients."
Mar 28
Mitch Sullivan commented on Ross Clennett's blog post 'Headhunting: Unethical or a necessary part of a competitive job market?'
"I agree Nicholas. But I don't think 3rd party recruiters should proactively target employees of clients.  And by client, I mean a company that uses that particular recruiter exclusively to fill their vacancies, or retains them.  If…"
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Nicholas Meyler commented on Ross Clennett's blog post 'Headhunting: Unethical or a necessary part of a competitive job market?'
"The point that Headhunting is 100% ethical in a free-market economy is important to underscore.  Candidates are free agents, not chattel owned by their employers."
Mar 25
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Name
Ross Clennett
Job Title
Director
Company
RossClennett.com
Which best describes your profession?
Human Resources
How many years have you been in the business?
More than 15 years
Which industries do you work in now?
Other
How many employees in your company?
<10
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http://www.rossclennett.com
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http://rossclennett.blogspot.com/
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Ross Clennett's Blog

Why most small recruitment agencies stay small

Posted on November 26, 2014 at 6:36pm 2 Comments

Our industry is one that is dominated by small recruitment agencies. Yet, I would imagine that most of the owners of these small agencies would like to grow if they could grow profitably. Unfortunately much of the growth, if it does occur is not profitable growth.

The Recruitment Industry Benchmarking (RIB) Report has 126 members across Australia and New Zealand and states an…

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What I learned from my son's first recruitment experience

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 5:36pm 0 Comments

Last week was a momentous one in my life: My eldest son, Guy, was offered his first job. Then twenty four hours later he was offered another job.

 

Given what I have dedicated my working life to, it has been a fascinating experience to observe the process of my own child attempting to enter the workforce for the first…

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Recruitment tenders and PSAs: Please get out of your own way!

Posted on November 6, 2014 at 6:21pm 0 Comments

I'm right! Yes, it does happen occasionally. 

I now have substantial evidence from a highly credible global consulting firm that supports one of my more common rants; the ludicrous waste of time and money that a vast number of tenders and Preferred Supplier Agreements (PSAs) prove to be

Wasteful recruitment tender and PSA processes are one of my pet hates, and I am willing to bet my house on the fact that they are also a very big hate of many recruiters. 

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Global staffing industry sales top $400 billion

Posted on October 16, 2014 at 7:49pm 1 Comment

The recent RCSA (Australia and New Zealand) International Conference held in Queenstown, New Zealand had a variety of industry speakers and one of the most interesting was Barry Asin, the President of Staffing Industry Analysts who, as the name suggests, compile data and undertake research on the staffing (recruitment) industry on…

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How many interviews does it take to hire top talent?

Posted on June 11, 2014 at 9:00pm 1 Comment

At the Australasian Talent Conference held in Sydney last month, I attended an interesting break-out session on the future of interviewing and whether assessment would make interviews redundant. 

The panel made plenty of interesting points in response to questions and comments. Unsurprisingly nobody was…

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At 7:24pm on August 11, 2008, Cherese DeJesus said…
Hi Ross, Welcome to RB!

Enjoy the site

~Cherese
 
 
 

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