False Recruiting Economy… I blame the Tooth Fairy…

I read with interest a surprising – and to be honest – a quite disturbing article in the Melbourne press this week… No it wasn’t the one about the confirmed Top Gun sequel – now  that I’ve gotta see… No,  it was a story about the Tooth Fairy – and how these days he/she pays … Continue reading “False Recruiting Economy… I blame the Tooth Fairy…”

Recruiters… If Greece was a company it would be in receivership…

I consider myself to be extremely lucky.  I have had a long career as a recruitment consultant, manager and – most recently – company owner.  I am now in a unique position where I talk to recruitment people all day long… Don’t feel sorry for me – I kind of like it.  Some people like … Continue reading “Recruiters… If Greece was a company it would be in receivership…”

Recruiters… To Tweet or not to Tweet?

This is not another blog espousing the virtues of social media… no social media, in particular Twitter can be a bitch.  Don’t get me wrong, I love Twitter… I dedicate a couple of hours a day to the Twitterverse – usually early in the morning, or late in the evening. I love finding out recruitment … Continue reading “Recruiters… To Tweet or not to Tweet?”

Recruiters… The difference 2 conversations and a conference makes…

Here’s a thought… It’s simplistic, possibly thought provoking and definitely controversial.  It stems from 2 conversations I’ve had over the last week – one with a client, and one (would you believe) with a competitor.  It was galvanized by presenters at the R-Hub Conference I attended in Sydney last week… and then – after spending … Continue reading “Recruiters… The difference 2 conversations and a conference makes…”