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Compensation Trends for 2022: Are you getting what you deserve?

The word of the 2022 so far: COMPENSATION! If you’re a job seeker looking to move up the ranks or an employer hoping to attract top talent (and retain the amazing team you have!) you  …
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The Great Resignation: Where is everybody?

The Great Resignation made big headlines in 2021. The voluntary quit rate reached its highest level since the government began tracking two decades ago. While the number of job openings returned to 99% of pre-pandemic  …
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Employers: #1 Reason You Can’t Catch the Hires You Want

Employers, here’s the painful truth: YOU are the reason you’re missing out on great hires… and there’s no excuse for it. It was a “candidate’s market” long before the impact of COVID. The number of  …
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THE TRUTH ABOUT RECRUITERS… AND WHY YOU’RE NOT GETTING THE RESPONSE YOU THINK YOU SHOULD BE…

With over 80 years of combined experience in the recruiting world, our team knows a thing or two about how this industry works.  This has given us a front row seat to the misunderstandings and  …
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TURNINGPOINT SHEDS LIGHT ON HIRING & JOB SEARCH IN THE COVID ERA

TurningPoint Executive Search CEO & Founder Ken Schmitt was the featured speaker for the University of San Diego Alumni Association and the North County San Diego Torero Club this week. Addressing the impact of COVID-19  …
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TODAY’S ‘NO’ COULD BE TOMORROW’S OFFER (TRUST US!)

Being on the receiving end of a rejection letter isn’t easy… especially when you’ve been through half a dozen interviews . But don’t flame the company on glassdoor just yet! We’ve seen some interview surprises  …
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SORRY, YOUR RESUME SUCKS

We are smack-dab in the middle of a hiring storm. Don’t believe me? Our firm secured THREE new searches in the first 3 days of this week. Trust us, companies are on the hunt! This  …
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NEGATIVE REVERSE & REVERSE INTERVIEWING: HIRING TRENDS

Does conducting an interview fill you with dread? Or do you relish the back and forth exchange, upping your game with each subsequent question so that you can weed out the B-players? To say a  …
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2019 GRADUATES ~ HERE’S WHAT YOU SHOULD BE DOING NOW!

It wasn’t that long ago you were arriving on your college campus, equal parts nervous and excited.  You couldn’t wait to enjoy your first taste of freedom and march one step closer to the “real  …
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MAKE SURE YOUR RECRUITER DOESN’T SUCK!

Hiring the right person to add to your organization is tricky. However, leaving a job open indefinitely while you wait for the “perfect person” to walk through is a costly gamble. One you (and your  …
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