This is generally the muttering of my poor husband after being dragged round a million shops trying on endless pairs of shoes, only to go back to the very first shop we visited to buy the first pair I tried on. (Deep down, I knew were ‘the ones’!) Let’s face it, it’s a valid point and a sentiment probably echoed by a million other spouses. It’s really important though, isn’t it? No-one wants to spend their hard-earned cash and realise later in the day that there was a better/cheaper pair and you just didn’t make the time to look for them. And this can be applied to the hiring process.
It is unequivocally a royal pain in the derriere when you’ve been to one, two, or sometimes even three interviews, and you receive a response that says “we really liked you, but we’ve found someone that is a better fit”. It may be dressed up differently at times, but the bottom line is that you’ve not been successful. Receiving negative interview feedback is simply not a pleasant experience.
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At AF Selection, we’re always looking to make sure we really understand the motivations of the people who work within our industry. That’s why we’ve conducted a survey about agency PR recruitment.
At AF Selection we like to keep in the loop and really understand the motivations of the people who work within our industry. That’s why we are conducting a small industry specific survey. What To Do We would be incredibly grateful if you could complete this; we’d really appreciate your response. You…