It's You and the Gatekeeper and the Battle of Wit.
Added by Maureen Sharib on June 16, 2011 at 4:59am — No Comments
One of the regulars over on the Recruiting @Animal radio show remarked during the May 25 show that Gatekeepers could be made to feel silly when they push back at you by the tone and cadence of the voice you use with them.
What he said, exactly, in a clarifying tweet (also during the show) was this:
I don't attempt to make THEM feel silly - my tone and cadence lead them toward the conclusion that the…Continue
“Hi. My name is Herd Member. I found you on LinkedIn. I see you’re an embedded Linux/Kernel Software Engineer in San Jose. I have an opportunity for--“
“Am I still on there? I get like five calls a day from recruiters. I thought I took that thing down--”
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Added by Maureen Sharib on June 4, 2011 at 7:30am — No Comments