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So far Mike Richards has created 14 blog entries.

0% Risk to You – 100% Risk to Us – It Is Time For a New Approach to Recruitment.

2017-10-05T15:04:24+00:00 January 7th, 2016|

My problem is I am tired of being beaten up on every fee! Do you know what? We do a great job at recruiting Treasury professionals. I work in a niche industry that means lower volumes of activity so we don’t benefit from the repeat assignments and volume of positions that many generalist recruiters have [...]

The Global Recruitment Pipeline Doesn’t Exist

2017-10-10T13:46:55+00:00 July 17th, 2017|

Since I started my Treasury Recruitment career over 20 years ago, I have been told about a mythical Recruitment Global Recruitment Pipeline. This is where globally mobile candidates are able to take their skills and talents and apply them on the global financial recruitment stage. Well I am here to tell you that, it’s not [...]

I HATE PERSONAL STATEMENTS

2017-10-10T13:48:35+00:00 August 1st, 2017|

I have an aversion to the Personal Statement that so many people love at the beginning of their CV’s / resumes! Allow me to explain why! I often read phrases like ‘I am an enthusiastic, keen, motivated employee and every finance strategy I touch turns to gold’. Well, I am sorry but that is just [...]