I cannot determine whether they are just lazy or stupid.
As the Marketing Manager at a recruitment firm, I get emails from job applicants. I don’t recruit, my name is NOT affiliated with any job opportunities on our website, nor do I pretend to hire for a position, yet I still get applications. I try my … Read More »
This is a really interesting article (Decline in immigrant entrepreneurship threatens U.S. competitiveness) on the difficulty foreign students in the USA have in getting visa to stay and start a company. The can get a visa to work but not to be an entrepreneur. Mention of surprising stat about Silicon Valley, where the number of new … Read More »
I just read a post by a competing recruitment firm that shall be nameless. It was so far out of left field that I just had to throw in my two cents.
The post encouraged job seekers to advance their education, which I agree. It then goes to say the higher the degree, the higher the … Read More »
Based on real events. Every job that has to deal with the masses has it’s challenges. Here are a few examples on how to get on my blacklist.
Be Egotistical. Continually tell them why you are a “perfect fit” for the position. Their rejections show their lack of knowledge and it is up to you to … Read More »
Employers and recruiters spend less than 30 seconds to scan your resume and determine whether you have what it takes to move to the next hiring stage. You may be a great candidate but your resume may not reflect that. So how do you grab their attention in 30 seconds? Take the 30 second resume … Read More »