October 30, 2007
I gave Headhunter A permission to distribute my resume to one company. Headhunter B asked to rep me to another company I really wanted. I gave the OK, and two days later, Headhunter B called, saying the company won't look at me because A had already -- without my permission -- given them my resume. I learned later that A had floated my resume everywhere without my OK or knowledge. I had some very hard times because of it and ended up shifting
Now, when friends tell me to reach out to a bunch of recruiters, I just show them your book and say I can do it better myself. And more safely!
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