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
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headhunter

A popular term for a person–or employment agency who recruits physicians, upper echelon executives or other professionals, matching potential employees with employers
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Perhaps this may be a three-month period of intense headhunter activity followed by five years of employment and little or no contact with these recruiters, until going through the same cycle once again.
On the night, the Headhunters have assembled a classy multi-bill, with Norwich five-piece Bad Touch and the local blues-rock trio Broken Levee making it a must-see line-up.
"His dad (Kentucky Headhunters' drummer Fred) and I made sure those guys got seen by management and we helped them get their first record deal.
What could headhunters do better to help agencies find the talent they need?
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Keeping to his theme of unusual heroes, Nesbo makes his main character a successful headhunter, who's an art thief on the side.
" 'Headhunters,' a well--made thriller, is the hit we expected it to be.
There, he lived among the Iban Dayaks, a tribe of former headhunters facing 20th-century problems: the eradication of many tropical diseases had resulted in a burgeoning Iban population, making their traditional economy untenable.
Headhunters find and evaluate job candidates for the benefit of their clients.
After appointing Peter Moores without interviewing any other candidates, the England and Wales Cricket Board has now gone to the opposite extreme of employing headhunters to find the right candidate.
In this work, Finlay and Coverdill, both professors of sociology at the University of Georgia, draw on interviews with headhunters and analysis of headhunting training seminars, lectures, industry newsletters, and a mail survey of headhunting firms.