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Sean Walters

Recruitment

The 15% Club

I'm currently having my bathrooms renovated. Although very happy with the quality of workmanship thus far, it's not a cheap job these days. As explained to me by Owen Plumber (the nickname I have given him following Medieval nomenclature), it would have been considerably cheaper 2 years ago. The scarcity…
Sean Walters
January 28, 2022
EmploymentHuman Resources

Can you be an unvaccinated Recruiter?

This week it finally happened. Actually, scratch that. It didn’t just happen once. It happened three times in one day. For the first time since this whole bat thing kicked off, we've been hit in the pocket due to vaccine mandates. On Thursday, a candidate under offer from a mandated…
Sean Walters
January 21, 2022
Recruitment

When it’s time to call it quits

I'll admit it. I'm in need of the Christmas break. Typically, give me a few hours’ sleep, a sneaky pint at lunchtime, and I pride myself on staying pretty fresh. This year, more than others it would seem, has taken its toll. Maybe I'm just getting old. Or maybe the…
Sean Walters
December 24, 2021
Uncategorized

“How to Recruit” in 10 simple phrases

I’ve had a bit of a wobble this week. Don’t worry. It’s not so bad that you have to offer me a virtual hug, coffee, or catch-up via my Facebook profile so that the world can see how "kind" you are. And although I live under a self-imposed Level 4…
Sean Walters
October 28, 2021
Recruitment

Peoplebank “launch” in NZ. Should you be concerned?

Thank you Recruit Holdings. Or perhaps that should be "Arigatō gozaimashita" given their country of origin. It's not easy nor fun writing recruitment blogs currently. To put down 700 original words on recruitment without repeating yourself when your actual life is so full of repetition is no easy task. Thankfully…
Sean Walters
October 1, 2021