EmploymentPolitics

Lockdown by the Numbers

It's going to be a short one from me today. Not because I don't have anything to say. Quite the contrary. Typically, something happens in my working week, or I read something in the news, that inspires the Friday blog. When all I see are tales of an over-privileged show…
Sean Walters
September 17, 2021
Recruitment

Why? MCA!

Young man! (Or woman) I've looked into people's 'whys?' candidate behavior and what to share if you're looking. ๐Ÿ‘ฎโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ทโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ‘จโ€โœˆ๏ธ๐Ÿค ๐Ÿ‘ณโ€โ™‚๏ธ
Scott Burnett
September 10, 2021
EmploymentRecruitment

The Only Advice I Can Offer

My wife is currently pregnant. We don't know if it's a boy or girl or a they, and won't do until the little mite makes an appearance in February. We prefer it that way. Someone asked me the other week what the most important advice I'll impart on my child…
Sean Walters
August 20, 2021
EmploymentHuman ResourcesTechnology

Stop F*cking Lying

LinkedIn isn't what it once was. As a man approaching his 40th birthday, I'm allowed to write stuff like that. It used to be a place where you could see where people were working, drop 'em a message, read the occasional interesting article, and share a hastily-written job ad. These…
Sean Walters
August 6, 2021
EmploymentJob BoardsRecruitment

Sell a Retainer or Retain Your Sanity?

"RETAINED! RETAINED! RETAINED!" If any of the big Recruitment personalities of LinkedIn posted the above, they'd have "likes' into the thousands and comments into the hundreds. Now of course, those commenting would be that unique breed of recruitment sycophant who always comment with "Nail. On. Head. As per usual Greg.…
Sean Walters
July 23, 2021