There’s a Rather Large Elephant in the Room…

How easy would it be for me to write a blog this week about the mind boggling political situation we find ourselves in in Australia? Or, what about the sacking of the national cricket coach less than 3 weeks before the Ashes? Or maybe that Icelandic director Baltasar Kormákur’s new film, action-comedy 2 Guns, will

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Recruitment Dead? I’m sick of hearing about it…

Before I start this week’s blog – I want to address something Luke touched on in his post from last week… ‘I was at the RCSA ball last week. It was a good night – a few too many speeches and not enough dance floor action for my liking, but a fun night anyway…’ Hmmm…

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Recruitment Consultants & Recruitment Managers… Someone is fibbing…

Interesting isn’t it? You survey two different groups within the industry and get two very, very different sets of data… I talk with recruiters all day long. Consultants, Managers and Business Owners. Some may say I’m a masochist… even I think I’m crazy sometimes. You see, on one hand I have my clients. And their

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Viva La Recruitment Revolution!

It’s time people… It’s time… I just got back from the Fiji Recruitment Industry (RCSA) conference and I saw something I thought I would never see in my lifetime… a huge generational shift in thinking and action in our industry! Like most other attendees, I was looking forward to the weather, the networking, the weather,

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Recruiters… Where do Nice Guys finish?

I feel ill when I find out that people don’t like me… come to think of it I’m probably lucky I’m in recruitment – a lot of the time in our game people pretend to like you even when they don’t… and that suits me fine. Over the journey though, I have had to drink

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Recruitment… Same Sh*t Different Day…

In the past day or so, the Ex-President of Egypt has been pronounced dead… then, not quite dead…then clinically dead… and then down with a nasty dose of man flu. At the same time Melbourne experienced the strongest Earthquake we have had in a century! This is how it went down in our house… My Wife:

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