Archive | Recruitment Careers RSS feed for this section

New! Savage & Savage UK Speaking Tour, 2017

New! Savage & Savage UK Speaking Tour, 2017

Dear UK ‘Savage Truth’ reader, I am excited to invite you to my new UK  Recruiter Masterclass series – aimed squarely at desk recruiters who want to skill up, rapidly grow fees, and thrive in changing times. S.P.R.I.N.T The Six Pillars of the Future-Fit Recruiter This half-day Masterclass just ran in nine cities in Australia […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }
The very best career advice I could ever give you.

The very best career advice I could ever give you.

I have a bitter pill for you to swallow. But trust me, it’s true. Nobody anywhere, (apart maybe from your Mum), cares about your career. Not really. If you work for a great company, they will create an environment in which you can thrive. Opportunities will arise, and the company may even actively facilitate those […]

Continue Reading Comments { 9 }
7 things every recruiter must do in 2016

7 things every recruiter must do to thrive now!

You must be a better version of yourself to thrive as a recruiter in 2016. But how? Well, start with these seven crucial action points; Reincarnate yourself as a born-again ‘digital native’. Kill off all your fears, reservations and wimp-ish paradigms about being too old to learn new technologies. Go the other way. Enrol in […]

Continue Reading Comments { 3 }
The London cabbie who put me to career shame

The London cabbie who put me to career shame

This is a true story. Every word. It was my last night in London after two weeks of hard work (OK, and a bit of RWC). A few beers, and into a cab. It was there, in that taxi, that I met one of the most extraordinary people I have ever encountered. The cabbie and […]

Continue Reading Comments { 27 }
The two ‘must have’ traits of the future-recruiter

The two ‘must have’ traits of the future-recruiter

Most Agency recruiters today are dinosaurs. Fact. To ensure survival, and indeed prosperity, every recruiter needs these two key attributes. Have you got them?

Continue Reading Comments { 6 }
Would you encourage YOUR child into recruitment as a career?

Would you encourage YOUR child into recruitment as a career?

For the most part I have had a blessed career in recruitment. Sure there have been tough times and lots of challenges. But mostly I have had immense fun, made life-long friends, travelled the world, learned an incredible amount, and made a very good living. Yet, for the best part of 25 years, as long […]

Continue Reading Comments { 21 }