Category: Hiring

From Recruiter to Recruited

Think back to a few months ago when you read through James Bakers’ post about the tough decisions of making that first hire for the Keynote team. Let me introduce myself, I’m that first hire – Meghan and its time for an update!

Time certain…

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Hiring is Easy...Talent Attraction is an Art

You may think I am joking, seeing as I founded an Executive Recruitment Firm, but I’m not.  Hiring is one of the easiest processes to undertake, assuming everything surrounding it is handled properly.  The reality is that making an offer, getting …

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The Hardest Hire Yet

You would think that after 12 years in the recruitment industry that I would have seen most recruitment situations good and bad, easy and tough.  So did I!  I have hired for hundreds of companies and also grown and developed my own teams.  This ti…

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Are companies are short-sighted when hiring?

We have turnover, people don’t stay more than a couple of years, we have productivity issues, etc. etc. These are just some of the usual complaints we hear from clients. A new hire is a chance to improve, a chance to learn from mistakes, but when …

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