EditorialsBy Matt Bud, Chairman, The FENG

Use Caution When Throwing Darts

From our daily member newsletter on June 15, 2008

From Doug Fine, Co-Chairman, The FENG, Doug writes: When my firm, The FECG, LLC posts job assignments in the nightly newsletter – both for consulting and for “permanent” positions, I frequently find the same member applying for several different opportunities during the same week or several week period. Often these openings are vastly different in terms of title, responsibility and even compensation level. Perhaps they are even in very different industries. In some cases there may be two opportunities from the same client where many of the same people apply for both jobs when one is clearly a much higher level position. I would use the analogy of throwing darts – lots of darts – and hoping a couple actually [ Read more… ]