headhunter


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A popular term for a person—or employment agency—who recruits physicians, upper echelon executives or other professionals, matching potential employees with employers

headhunter

A popular term for a person–or employment agency who recruits physicians, upper echelon executives or other professionals, matching potential employees with employers
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Thus, while they look to make staying as attractive as possible for existing employees, they are also using headhunters to keep their eyes open for people who can immediately expand their business if hired.
The headhunters were going to cast their net among captains of industry and the very best working in public administration.
Mr Mulcock said such criticism failed to take account of the expertise of headhunters or the time spent getting to understand the culture of the company and its needs - and finding the best possible match.
The authors make use of a rich, diverse archive of data they gathered through semistructured interviews with headhunters and their clients; fieldwork at various headhunting firms; attending industry seminars and conferences; analyzing industry newsletters and various audio, video, and written training materials; and a mail survey they conducted of recruiting firms belonging to a statewide personnel services association.
A retained headhunter usually is paid by a company year-round, regardless of whether the company is searching.
The golden rule is to choose a headhunter who knows the business and the job spec inside out.
All in all, say headhunters, executive level communicators with the right combination of skills and experience can expect better salaries, better benefit packages and more access to the CEO.
H) = Headhunter group assigned higher importance to this skill.
Nick, alongside colleague Skott Burkland, Chairman of RSA Americas, led a discussion to help industry professionals understand that a call from a headhunter is not something to automatically avoid.
Ru Group Limited (LON:61HE) announced that it had sold its online recruitment operations HeadHunter to a consortium of investors led by Elbrus Capital for a total of RUB9.
The Fort Lauderdale-based operation of Headhunter will represent all three Blue Water Desalination lines of watermakers.