5 05, 2014

Recruiters, enough with misguided and self-serving advice!

May 5, 2014|Hiring advice, Job hunting tips|

Long gone are the days when supply outweighed demand and job seekers had to go an extra mile to stand out and appease recruiters and hiring managers. While top headhunting firms are now recognizing the need to differentiate in order to engage potential candidates, outdated advice to job seekers still abounds.   Let’s take for [...]

11 12, 2013

Three recruiters contacted me for the same job via LinkedIN! Is this normal?

December 11, 2013|Job hunting tips|

  Could you share your opinion about the following situation: in the last two days, I have been contacted by three distinct recruiters via LinkedIn. They sent me the very same job description. It's unlikely that the employer hired three HHs to fill in a single position, so it looks like they simply took it [...]