Just Say No! Why You Should Run from a Counteroffer

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Just say NO to the Counteroffer! by Jeff Herzog You’ve received an offer from another company. After long consideration, you’ve decided that it would be best for your career if you took it. But when you inform your current employer of your plans to leave, they complicate matters by making a counteroffer. You are now… Read more »

Career Success: Mastering the Art of Storytelling

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by Jeff Herzog, President, FPC National Storytelling is the single most powerful tool in the job seeker’s toolkit. Being competent, producing meaningful results, and developing a track record of success are all terrific assets, but without the ability to effectively convey these qualities to a prospective employer, it will be difficult for you to stand… Read more »

Keep Your Résumé Updated for Your Next Career Move

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It’s All About the Résumé By Joanne Gehas, Ph.D., Executive Recruiter (Pharmaceutical) at FPC of Raleigh People who are content in their current role and have no immediate plans to leave their employer ask why they should spend time and effort now on updating their résumé. Most people update their résumé only when under some… Read more »

The Follow-Up Letter / Thank You Letter

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Your Closing Argument You’ve just had a very productive interview with a great company and received positive feedback. It’s clear that you are a good fit for their needs, and you believe that you are among the final contenders for the position. What do you do now? Do you just sit by your email for… Read more »

FPC National: Celebrating 60 Years in Business

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By Jeff Herzog, President Celebrating 60 Years! When Rudy Schott founded Fortune Personnel Consultants (FPC) in 1959, he was considered to be a trailblazer in the executive recruiting industry. Since the field was in its infancy and there was no blueprint to follow, Rudy had to rely on his instincts and genuine love of people… Read more »

Job Seeker – Why Should We Hire You?

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Job Seekers: It’s All in the Messaging What’s the best way to make a job seeker squirm? Ask him why he should be hired for the position he is seeking. After some hemming and hawing, stuttering, and sweating, he likely will respond with a vague and ineffective answer that fails to position him in a… Read more »

Episode #4 FPC Jobs TV

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Check out the latest episode of FPC Jobs TV! This week Dylan gives some great advice on how to answer the dreaded question “Why are you looking?” He also shares the details about a three of our over 300 jobs posted on www.fpcnational.com.  Visit our jobs portal to search for more jobs and learn more. #fpcjobs #executivesearch… Read more »

Why Isn’t My Resume Working?

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Advice from a recruiter: Three reasons why your resume is actually hurting your job search As recruiters, we see countless resumes come across our inboxes daily, most of which are lacking – not only in substance, but in strategy, presentation, and value. It’s important for job seekers to understand that while unemployment numbers are relatively… Read more »

Inside the World of Recruiting

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Inside Recruiting Ever wonder what happens in the world of recruiting?  FPC Jobs TV brings to you FPCNN, an inside peek into the day-to-day musings of a successful recruiting office. Visit our jobs portal to search for more jobs and to learn more. Search Jobs Find Your Next Opportunity Submit Your Resume Find A Recruiter Join… Read more »

Episode #3 FPC Jobs TV – Interview Tips

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FPC Jobs TV brings you the most up to date career postings from FPC. Today’s jobs report highlights: Top Interview Tips Quality Manager Operations Director Senior R&D Engineer Visit our jobs portal to search for more jobs and learn more. #fpcjobs #executivesearch #leadership #manufacturing #fpcjobstv #jobsFPC specializes in placing top talent in the Chemicals, Biopharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical,… Read more »