The art of networking – Escalator of success

The art of networking – Escalator of success   Be it any profession, networking is quintessential. If you are a doctor, an engineer, a teacher, a businessman, a shopkeeper, a blogger or a recruiter, you need to have that thing for networking. Even a housewife needs to be a networker too. She also needs to build a network with other housewives, park mates, hobby mates, vegetable vendor, grocery man, milk man etc. So networking is an ingredient without which the recipe of life becomes tasteless. I want to talk about networking today. Here we are not talking about web networking […]

The malpractice – Feedback is what recruiters take and never give

The malpractice – Feedback is what recruiters take and never give I have been a recruiter myself. Who knows it better than me? I don’t mind accepting this truth that we recruiters really shirk the work of giving feedbacks. There can be n number of reasons for this, but the fact is, we have injected this malpractice into the bloodstream of recruitment industry. There was a hot discussion going on the recruiter’s network of Linked-in one day. Some gentleman has put forth a question, “How many of you actually get a feedback from the recruitment consultant after an interview?” The […]