Navigating Agency Recruiters and Headhunters

About 10% to 20% of all jobs are found via external recruiters and headhunters. There will be a panel discussion composed of agency recruiters telling you how to work effectively with them. Usually, there will be 3 to 4 recruiters at these sessions. Most of the time, these sessions will have a breakout period where each recruiter will work with a smaller group of attendees.

After a recent recruiter's panel 1/3 of the attendees got job interviews with one or more of the panelists. Thus, everyone will leave with a good understanding of how to work with external recruiters and headhunters.

Our Scheduled Experts are:

Cheryl Holmes, who has been a recruiter, sales person and branch manager in the IT staffing field for many years.

Stephanie Eberhart, Managing Partner, Talent Remedy  http://www.talentremedy.com/

Kathleen Litschgi, Senior Account Manager, AQUENT www.aquent.com

 

Please Note:

1. All attendees are required to dress as if they are going to a formal job interview. For men this means a suit.

2, Please bring multiple copies of your resume with you.

3. Many people show up as early as 8:00 to get one on one help with resumes and other job related issues.

4. BJSP starts promptly at 8:45 AM and ends promptly at 12:00 Noon.

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  • RICHARD M.

    The participating recruiters provided timely, informative summaries of their business operations, their professional services for local firms and job seekers, and the status of the local job market. Overall a very informative session.

    January 22, 2013

  • Kevin D.

    I thought it was a great meeting. I am very appreciative of the recruiter's comments and the time they took in speaking with the attendees individually.

    January 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent advice. Thank you to all who volunteered their Saturday morning to help the job seekers be more efficient in our job searches.

    January 19, 2013

  • Yingxin S.

    Looking for job

    January 17, 2013

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