Job consultants need not apply

I note that David Bodmer (MW March 13) felt aggrieved by Iain Murray’s article on recruitment companies. Truth does get that response. As a mature jobseeker, I thought it was very accurate. Bodmer should reflect that individuals treated with disdain by recruitment consultants (no replies/lack of information/hidden job descriptions) will end up as the hand that waves them away when they call.

Unemployed senior sales manager

Name and address supplied

Recommended

War is no time for a blackout

Marketing Week

How bad for brands is the war likely to be? Not nearly as painful – in the short term – as it will be for media owners, especially commercial TV stations. These, dependent to a greater or lesser degree on advertising revenue, find themselves in an unpleasant double bind. On the one hand, they are […]

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Close

    Discover even more as a subscriber

    This article is available for subscribers only.

    Sign up now for your access-all-areas pass.

    If you're an existing paid print subscriber find out how to get access here.

    Subscribers enjoy unlimited access to unrivalled coverage of the biggest issues in marketing, alongside practical advice from the digital experts at Econsultancy.

    With a subscription to Marketing Week Premium you will get full access to:

    > World-renowned columnists

    > Analysis & case studies

    > Exclusive leading-edge insight

    > Carefully curated reports & briefings from Econsultancy

    > Plus, much more including a £300 discount for the Festival of Marketing

    Subscribe now

    Got a question?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3703 or email customerservices@marketingweek.com

    If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here

    Subscribers enjoy unlimited access to unrivalled coverage of the biggest issues in marketing, alongside practical advice from the digital experts at Econsultancy.

    With a subscription to Marketing Week Premium you will get full access to:

    > World-renowned columnists

    > Analysis & case studies

    > Exclusive leading-edge insight

    > Carefully curated reports & briefings from Econsultancy

    > Plus, much more including a £300 discount for the Festival of Marketing

    Subscribe now