Common Hiring Mistakes Keeping You from Filling Your Job

Over the years, I have been called in to solve some of the most difficult hiring challenges. Most commonly, managers are making one or more of the excuses outlined in this article. These five excuses will derail, slow, and impede your progress. Blame Others – “HR is not doing enough to help” With tight budgets,…

The Best Month for Pay Increases and Better Titles?

We all know that the month of November marks the start of the holiday season, but did you know it’s also the best time to look for a job? That’s right. The next three months are the best time of the year to consider a new opportunity. It’s the time for the best offers and…

Quality of Recruiters Reaches Record Lows

During my 17-year career in headhunting and corporate talent acquisition, I have seen many changes in the industry, but unfortunately, the average quality of recruiters has never been worse. I recently read an article by a “recruiting expert” that no candidate should make a job change without a 30% pay increase. The “expert” went on…

Can a Recruiter Really Help You Find a Job?

  In this episode we will explore if and when a recruiter can help you. We will go over they different types of recruiters How to select a good one and how to work with a recruiters Share:Follow:

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Lame – New Video

  Make Your LinkedIn Profile Stand Out Published on Oct 3, 2016   Welcome to the Med Device Talent Show- Hosted By Mike Adamo- Author & Career Expert How to Create a LinkedIn Profile that Stands Out If you’re looking for a job the reason to create a great LinkedIn profile is obvious But there…

Audiobook in Production

I am pleased to announce the we are producing an audiobook version of “This Book Will Get You Hired For The Job You Want” Available on Itunes, Audible and Amazon late October You can listen to a free 15 minute preview through this link: Share:Follow:

Med Device Job Market Fall 2016

The most common question I receive from companies and candidates is “how is the job market?”  Let’s invest some time and explore the 2016 trends and my forecast for the year-end. Overall summary – Year to date, the 2016 job market is slightly weaker than 2015.  While there are pockets of significant growth and hiring,…

Do You Know The Best Time to Look For a Job?

The best time to look for a job is when you have a job. It takes a great deal of the stress out of the process, but of course it also creates some additional complications. Active Candidate or Passive: What’s the Difference? Looking for a job while you have a job makes you a “passive”…