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Headhunter

A person or company that recruits potential employees for clients. The term is most often applied to recruiters who seek executives and other professionals such as doctors and lawyers.
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The organ-thief does not hide in the forest as the head-hunter, his previous incarnation, did.
La historia vuelve a repetirse, solo que ahora no es el Presidente de la Republica quien da el traspies por un nombramiento de cierta jerarquia, sino sus famosos despachos de head-hunters, quienes seleccionaron a Roberto Martinez Iglesias para que ocupara el cargo de subsecretario de Seguridad en Nuevo Leon.
Sin embargo, sin dar su brazo a torcer todavia para hacer cambios en su gabinete, haciendo oidos sordos al clamor popular que asi lo demanda, Vicente Fox quiere meter el acelerador a fondo aunque nos tememos que en esta ocasion tampoco contara con un equipo de elite que le pueda seleccionar a lo mejor de los mexicanos y las mexicanas; y que el encargo que ha hecho a su primer equipo naufragara como ocurrio con los head-hunters.
However, it has emerged that the SRU almost lost out on McKie after the head-hunter appointed to find a new chief executive failed to include him in the original four-strong list of candidates who were interviewed - then rejected - last month.
HEAD-HUNTER Bryan Hamilton has talked to over 20 candidates in his quest to find the right man for the FAI.
For example, she's a successful head-hunter who's yet to be asked to find her hubby a decent head.
Bankers and head-hunters are of the view that foreign investment banking headcount will increase to as much as 15 percent this year in Japan.
These include managers belonging to steering committees, financial journalists, business professors, financial analysts, opinion leaders, influencers, NGOs, trade unions, consumer groups, HR managers, head-hunters, etc.
He came out with a comment at the start of the year about head-hunters and he got away with that.
Head-hunters are advertising for a chief executive for the CITB on PS170,000 to PS190,000 a year, plus a bonus worth 30%.
Equally, head-hunters are unlikely to tell you the bloke you found yourself is fine and they can't do any better - not much in the way of fees there.
Kirwan has coached at three Rugby World Cups with Italy and Japan but Head-hunters Odgers Berndtson informed Kirwan he was not being put forward because he had not coached a leading rugby nation.