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Being a recruiter - Why I love my job


being a recruiter randstadIs it possible to never work a day in one's life? If you ask me, I would have to say emphatically yes! According to Confucius, “Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.” I love being a recruiter and this is precisely how I feel at this point in my life working for Randstad, the number one Staffing agency in Canada. I feel that there is great honour in providing people with the right job/career. What’s more honourable than giving someone their sense of pride and a feeling of excitement for another work day? I am paid to provide people with a new found sense of worth and for that I am grateful. Granted, I am not just the consultant that places the candidate and finds them the perfect job (providing the candidate with the best job fit, boss fit and company fit), I am one in a growing army of Randstadians who get endless business (mandates) for our esteemed candidates in search of a new chapter in their lives.

All I knew when I graduated was that I would most definitely be shaping the world somehow... little did I know when I graduated with a degree in Political Science that I was going to be shaping the world of work, one mandate & one candidate at a time. The journey to finding the most suitable career does not happen overnight, it is a process. What ensures your ability to find what fits your needs right now is having a list of “non-negotiables” and respecting them when you are searching.

Moral of the story: choose wisely and stick to your non-negotiables in order to land that job that doesn’t feel like a chore.

Do you think it’s possible to never work a day in one’s life? Have you found that dream job already? Are you in search of it? Let us know!

 By : Dora Jajawi


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Too True Dora! It is also so apparent for clients and candidates when someone is passionate about their work, and the desired impact on the future. You are truly an amazing example of what differentiates Randstad in Canada!
Posted @ Monday, May 28, 2012 8:23 AM by Stacy Parker
Hi Dora,just look at your card and got your email.I like what I said in your comment you like your job.When someone like their job they always do great in their job and I like your personality and with your personality you will always have a good life.lisa
Posted @ Thursday, August 02, 2012 10:39 AM by lisa
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