Archive for August, 2013

What to do about a broken job

Monday, August 26th, 2013

In the August 27, 2013 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter, a reader is frustrated by interviewers who don’t want to talk about the work that needs to be done… I think your suggestion to “do the work in the interview” is literally right on the money. Nothing else shows how you’ll contribute to the bottom line. […]

How to get into a company that’s not hiring

Monday, August 19th, 2013

In the August 20, 2013 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter, a reader wants to break down the barriers to get into companies that are not advertising jobs: There are several companies I’d like to work for that don’t have any positions posted, but my skill sets should make me a very viable candidate for them. I […]

Fearless Job Hunting: Should I accept HR’s rejection letter?

Monday, August 12th, 2013

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Did this headhunter overlook me?

Monday, August 5th, 2013

In the August 6, 2013 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter, a reader wonders when a headhunter will call him about his application: I’ve applied for a job (online, to a headhunter) for which I easily meet all the criteria. I even have several “value add” items in my past that make me an extra good candidate. But […]