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What No One Is Telling You About Your Reference List

December 19, 2016 Uncategorized Leave a comment

As a recruiter, I know that the people on your reference list tells a lot about you. Your reference list can secure your future with a company or immediately send your name to the bottom of the pile. Being strategic with your references will eliminate any questions about your past work history. Here are four […]

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How To Avoid The Counter Offer

March 30, 2016 Uncategorized Leave a comment

  The number one issue that arises in a job change is The Counter Offer. Picture this, you resign from your company and your employer offers you an awesome opportunity to remain with them even after you shared plans to leave. They offer to increase your salary or promote you if you will stay. Wouldn’t […]

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The War for Technical Textile Talent: PART II

October 6, 2015 Uncategorized Leave a comment

In my last post, I discussed the shortage of technical talent in the textile industry. After sharing this post, I had the honor of speaking on this topic at the Southern Textile Association Conference. In doing my research, I discovered that our industry knows there is a war for textile talent. But, we don’t know how to prevent this issue in […]

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The War for Technical Textile Talent

March 27, 2015 Uncategorized Leave a comment

Through 25 years of experience recruiting in the textile industry, I am beginning to see a major trend. Textile companies in the US are thriving and growing at a rapid pace. Companies are now looking for specialized employees to meet the demands to produce new and innovative textile products. For example, people with specific fabric […]

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Hit The Bull’s-Eye With Your Job Search

December 4, 2014 For Candidates Leave a comment

  Hit the Bull’s-Eye With Your Job Search by Doug Coley There are about a million companies in the world to work for.  But, the question is how do I find the company that wants to hire me just as bad as I want to work for them? The goal of your job search is […]

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