A Job or a Career?

Let's begin with a clear understanding of these two - a job and a career. A job is the act of going to work just to earn a salary. A regular activity in exchange for payment. The goals associated with the job are usually short term. A career means that each of your jobs, experiences,… Continue reading A Job or a Career?


Hiring decision; A chance and a risk worth taking?

Hiring or recruiting¬†refers to the overall process of attracting, selecting and appointing suitable candidates for jobs in an organization (culled from Wikipedia). The willingness of ¬†a hiring manager to take a risk on a person despite the caliber of their responses to some interview questions is commendable. People accomplish great things when they have something… Continue reading Hiring decision; A chance and a risk worth taking?

Lessons From Recruitment

Absconding Employees

This is the most unprofessional and unethical way to end an employment contract. The absconding employee(s) never bothers to give reasons for going AWOL to the employer or even the recruiter which ends up leaving a bad impression. Recently, i encountered an incident where an employee i had recruited for a client absconded 2 weeks… Continue reading Absconding Employees

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