“Democrats, Recruiters and Pending Regulation”
ORIGINAL AIR DATE: JANUARY 17, 2007
Democrats are in power and recruiters should be concerned. Jim Stroud, Karen Mattonen and Doug Beabout discuss pending legislation and other issues affecting the recruiting industry.
0:32 A disco welcome for the new year
1:00 Check out my new site for the new year – www.JimStroud.com
1:21 And now a word from our sponsor – Barbara Ling
2:10 See for yourself – www.JimStroud.com/training
3:07 Things have changed. Democrats are now in power.
3:35 Will Democrats force regulation on our industry? (Probably)
5:10 Recruiting is #1 growth industry in service
7:20 Sure its coming, but 270 votes are needed to pass it in Congress
9:20 A lot of recruiters just don’t know any better.
12:30 Companies know how to do it too, so what do they need us for?
15:32 Sure our clients can recruit people on their own, but that’s not a concern.
18:50 That person is a dynamic investment. They bring in more money than any machine
19:58 The best recruiting company is going to be in a niche
21:19 Somebody wants a passive candidate, but they don’t want to pick up the phone
22:10 We had a good thing going for a while there
23:12 To say you’re a sourcer… is a misnomer
25:20 These people have some of the most nefarious practices I have ever heard of
27:49 I bring the advantage of being the outside voice
28:46 Jim Stroud is a babyboomer? (Ummm… no)
29:11 Doug’s latest product for the “rookie recruiter” (6 hours on CD)
30:48 Contact Doug for more info (www.dougbeabout.com)
31:20 Karen gives her personal testimony
32:00 Th-th-that’s all folks!