Top 10 mistakes recruiters make: #2 Failing to check references

Brandy Ford

By Brandy Ford, Senior Recruiter and Consultant

If you are a job seeker, take note. I’m going to let you on the “inside” of how great recruiters think and work to find you a job. If you are a recruiter, it’s time to step up your game. In this series I’ll be discussing the top 10 mistakes most recruiters make on a daily basis, and how to stop this cycle to ensure maximum results for your clients.

Common Mistake #2: Failing to check references.

This is not only a great way to hear more about your candidate, but references are also good for learning more about what will help you sell your candidate to your client. In other words…when a previous supervisor states that Read more Top 10 mistakes recruiters make: #2 Failing to check references

Top 10 Mistakes Recruiters Make: #1 Failing to develop candidate relationships

Candidate relationships

By: Brandy Ford, Senior Recruiter and Consultant

If you’re a job seeker, take note. I’m going to let you on the “inside” of how great recruiters think and work to find you a job. If you are a recruiter, it’s time to step up your game. In this series I’ll be discussing the top 10 mistakes most recruiters make on a daily basis, and how to stop this cycle to ensure maximum Read more Top 10 Mistakes Recruiters Make: #1 Failing to develop candidate relationships

What is Lean Six Sigma?

As a society we require the continuous development of technology, namely telecommunications and information technology. This gives rise to more educated people, state-of-the-art gadgets and sophisticated methodologies— a fact that serves as a challenging wave for organizations. The market requires organizations to continuously engage in process improvement. Organizations have two choices when facing this dilemma, either Read more What is Lean Six Sigma?

5 Reasons to Join LinkedIn

5 Reasons to Join LinkedIn: If you’re still unsure.

“Looking for a job without a proven process is like attempting to drive from Little Rock, AR to Destin, FL for the first time without a map.” Think of CEG Partners as your “GPS” for Career Management. –Mike Stafford.

One way to compare social networks as related to job search is to think of how you approach people you know. If you were looking to network on each one, here’s how to Read more 5 Reasons to Join LinkedIn