Just because you aren’t currently on the hunt for your next job doesn’t mean you should ignore those calls from recruiters. In fact, recruiters tend to be drawn to passive candidates – those employees who aren’t necessarily looking to leave their jobs – perhaps because they seem more qualified and successful. Learn more about the benefits of talking to recruiters, even if you don’t necessarily want to make a change.
You Might Make a Connection
Gone are the days when people held the same jobs for decades. The fact you aren’t looking for a job now doesn’t mean you’ll be staying at that role forever. If you take a call from a recruiter when you aren’t looking for work, you might just make a valuable contact who can help you out down the line. Additionally, connecting with recruiters ahead of time gives them a chance to get to know you and your goals, so they can make better recommendations in the future.
You Might Better Your Interview Skills
You never know when you might be on the job market again. With that in mind, it’s helpful to keep your interview skills sharp even while happily employed. Talking to a recruiter lets you practice your question-answering acumen in a low-stress situation – after all, you don’t actually care about landing the job in question. You can funnel that knowledge into the next interview that really counts.
You Might Find Your Dream Job
You enjoy your job and are generally happy with the salary and company culture. However, that doesn’t mean it’s your dream position. If a recruiter calls or emails you, it’s worth getting in touch to hear about the position being offered. In some cases, you don’t even know that a better opportunity exists until you hear about it, so be open to the possibilities life has to offer.
Trust Bolder Professional Placement With Your Job Search
Whether you’re just starting your job search or have been looking for your next position for months, consider contacting the team at Bolder Professional Placement. Serving job candidates throughout Denver and Bolder, we have the connections and experience needed to put you in contact with top employers. For more details on our recruitment services, call today or search our available jobs online.