We recruiters often talk about how candidates need to give more to their employers and how they need to be seen to want to add value, to want to drive for good outcomes but it is a game of two halves and as Employers we all have to look at how we attract, retain and develop our people - do we have a formal employee engagement strategy in place?…Continue
Added by Lipton Fleming on November 10, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
There are only two reasons to come to work.
Fun and money.
And you have to have both. One of them will not be enough. Not if you want to love what you do, that is. Having a job where you get just one or the other, often seduces you into thinking you have found your dream job. But in most cases that dream fades like mirage as you realise a key ingredient of ‘job love’ is missing.
And for recruiters, where our job is so hard, and the disappointments so many, you…Continue
I was in IT for several years before being laid off a few years ago. I was laid off right before September 11, 2001 and was working on my MBA in eCommerce at the time. I found myself in a very difficult situation as many other people did during that time. Because I was working on my MBA and was almost finished, companies I interviewed with considered me 'over-qualified' for most positions I applied and interviewed for.
I stumbled into IT…Continue
Added by Mike Hanes on June 14, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments