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It Just Wasn’t a Good Fit (Follow up from yesterday’s post)

Following up on the previous blog regarding the candidate who kept saying ‘It wasn’t a good fit’:  After several attempts, days in between conversations, and my sharing with him my concern for him not being [...]

By | March 22nd, 2013|Categories: RFT Search Group Blog|0 Comments

Communication, Articulation and Gesticulation

Shortly after reading an article about ‘telling your story’ in an interview, I had the opportunity to meet with a candidate for a high level position. During our conversation I asked why he left his [...]

By | March 21st, 2013|Categories: RFT Search Group Blog|0 Comments

The Counter Offer and Other Acts of Desperation

At one time or another, we’ve all heard stories about that dreaded counter offer. We’ve either worked next to the guy who stayed because he received a hefty pay increase or we’ve had to pick [...]

By | April 17th, 2012|Categories: RFT Search Group Blog|0 Comments

Survivors’ Guilt or Bad Business Decision?

SCENARIO: You own a business and are doing fairly well. Your friends know you are doing well, since you regularly pick up the tab when you all go out for drinks after work. One of [...]

By | April 11th, 2012|Categories: RFT Search Group Blog|0 Comments

Too much is really too much

A friend was recently telling me how cumbersome it was to apply to some positions on bigger companies’ online portals. There is so much information you have to enter over and over again, the same [...]

By | September 20th, 2011|Categories: RFT Search Group Blog|0 Comments

Slow Down, You Moved Too Fast……

http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/dpp/news/local/man-gets-tangled-up-in-new-hire-mix-up-20110901-wpms The attached article will no doubt strike a chord with many. The excitement of the hiring manager’s voice when they pick up our phone call…the adrenaline when they say they got the job…and the [...]

By | September 2nd, 2011|Categories: RFT Search Group Blog|0 Comments