In Ask the
Headhunter Nick delivers a comprehensive dose of his contrarian job-hunting
advice, culled during a career as a Silicon Valley headhunter.
Nick's approach has won fans from job-seekers and hiring
managers alike. Here are some samples:
"A radical approach to help job hunters win job
offers and a powerful hiring tool for employers."
– Tom Peters
"Explodes the myths about job hunting. Beware,
this isn't a traditional guide to unloading resumes. This is a new approach to winning job
offers. We got it, read it, and liked it. A lot."
– David Gardner, The Motley
"Thanks! I start Monday as
the Manager of Environmental Safety & Health for Intels Oregon site (five
campuses, 10,000 employees doing R&D and manufacturing). I got the job with
your help! Im excited and grateful."
– James A. Wick, Intel
"A real eye-opener, should
be a must read for everyone! Wish I had it 20 years ago! I have given your
book to my executive operating group finding talented individuals is our single
– Mary Ann Boyle, Sr. VP, Marriott Int'l
"How to turn an interview around... undermines the traditional way to get
a job... a radically different approach for job-hunters everywhere."
– The London Times
"Myth-busting. Before you make a mad dash for the exit, check in with The
– Fast Company
Read more comments about Nick's book and methods
in Thank You, Masked Man.
|"When you shoot one thousand
resumes through the mail or across the internet, you have no control over who will read
them or who will respond to you (if anyone). Could there even be one thousand jobs you
would actually want? Start your job search the same way you start your work day: with an
assessment of exactly what work the employer needs done... Then, when you meet the
employer, don't wait for anyone to prod you: do the job, right there in the interview.
Because if you don't, the candidate I coached will."
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