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The Question at the Heart of Building a Great Team

If you are building a successful business then you are already aware that your business is only as great as the team you build.

As a recruiter, I get a …

Is Your Job Post Attracting Top Performers? (Hint: They are looking for an opportunity, not just a job.)

A highly competitive employment market requires an intentional effort in attracting top performers including a strategic approach to the job post.

Headhunter Pro-Tip: Averting a Counteroffer

Losing a candidate to a counteroffer can be a bitter pill after the hard work of finding the person in the first place. A proactive approach during the interview process is your best defense.

Headhunter Interview Tip: Know within 10 minutes of an intro conversation whether to continue the call

The initial phone screen -- or what I call an exploratory call -- is a great tool for both the hiring manager/recruiter and the prospective candidate. Use both of your time wisely. Make the call count.

Lessons from the field… Hiring a Great HR Leader

In recent years, I have assisted several companies in hiring HR leaders and have been impressed by how this field has progressed since I was in Human Resources many moons …