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Interview with Jeff: Daisy Wright’s Show ~ Discussing Working with Recruiters

I had a great opportunity to be on Daisy Wright‘s BlogTalkRadio Career Tips2Go Show this week along with Sarah Welstead (both in Canada!).  Sarah and I answered questions from callers that covered a lot of ground in the job search.

Link to the show:  All You Ever Wanted to Know About Recruiters, But Were Afraid to Ask.

Topics covered:

  • What makes a recruiter take notice of your resume.
  • Contacting a recruiter directly.
  • Managing your references and professional reputation.
  • Importance of “fit” with a company.
  • Dealing with a “hiccup” in your history during the interviewing process
  • Being honest and forthcoming with a recruiter to build a stronger relationship.
  • Checking backgrounds on candidates using Social Media.
  • Managing your Social Media brand.
  • Answering the “Tell Me About Yourself” Question
  • Making a recruiter your champion.
  • Approach to interviewing.

Related previous posts:

An Interview with Jeff- Answering the Question Why Should We Hire You-

Interviewing is Easy…if Done Right!

Tele-Seminar Recording- Working with Recruiters


November 19, 2009 - Posted by | Audio, Interview with Jeff, Interviewing 101, Job Search, Resume Writing, Social Media, Working with Recruiters


  1. Impressive Article , I thought it was tremendous

    I look forward to more interesting postings like this one. Does your website have a RSS I can subscribe to for fresh posts?

    Comment by rixundida | November 23, 2009 | Reply

    • Thanks for the feedback and yes, there are RSS feeds on the home page in right column.

      Comment by jefflipschultz | November 24, 2009 | Reply

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