The Dangers of Chasing Purple Squirrels

Among recruiters, purple squirrels are candidates that have (according to Wikipedia):  ”…precisely the right education, experience, and qualifications that perfectly fits a job’s multifaceted requirements… In theory, this prized purple squirrel could immediately handle all the expansive variety of responsibilities of a job description with no training and would allow businesses to function with fewer…

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Recruiting On Demand

Corporate recruiting teams have a tough job.  They can’t be experts on every function and business unit and they often manage dozens of open jobs at a time.  I have met individual recruiters that have 50+ jobs on their plate… an impossible task no matter how strong your technology, process and team may be. Many…

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