Work With Recruiters

Working with Recruiters – Read This First

Working with recruiters can be a complex process. Are they actively promoting me? Are they a contingency or retained search firm? Do I have to pay them a fee? Why won’t they call me back?

You will want to learn more about recruiters – the different types, their goals and their obligation to you, the job seeker. This article can help clear up some misconceptions and and help you if you decide to work with recruiters as part of your job search strategy. In addition, read this Forbes piece for additional insight.


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