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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 new political economy of South-South exploitation that opened for this possibility has, in turn, also transformed the political agency of the head-hunter. In a complex global market of bodies, in which the distinction between the real and the really made-up, the political and the imaginary, has long since collapsed, vulnerability is associated as much with mobility and urban spaces as with the village space that used to be the main stalking grounds of the head-hunter.
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.
Head-hunter, Korn Ferry, has been retained by the firm to assist its search panel for a new CEO.
He has been there a long time and I suspect if he did not get the job he would leave, which means by solving one problem you would cause another,' one head-hunter commented.
El propio presidente Vicente Fox reconocio una vez mas sus errores al acabar con el mito de los head-hunters y pedir, a los integrantes de su gabinete, que se encarguen de hacer una seleccion dentro de los mas distinguidos miembros del sector publico, para reforzar las distintas dependencias de su administracion.
Gatland claims he met with an RFU-appointed head-hunter in Sydney in 2006 about taking up the role of elite rugby director, which eventually went to Rob Andrew.
Prior to this, he worked as a technical head-hunter in the recruitment industry, sourcing staff for plastics and tool-making firms.
The Football Association of Ireland have said they will start interviewing for the position next week, having received a list of candidates from their head-hunter, former Northern Ireland coach Bryan Hamilton.
A head-hunter service to help lonely business folk find their ideal partner has been launched in Birmingham.
So it was back to the head-hunter's drawing board, in a bid to fill a position previously occupied by Lee Richardson (full time), Peter Bell (for part of his short time) and Teresa Cash (consultant, then staff member).
TEENAGE TREK IN BORNEO Adventure Company (0845 450 5311) offers 14-day adventure from Aug 12 incl drinks with Iban head-hunter, orangutans and other wildlife in Bako National Park, ascent of Mount Kinabalu, and turtles of Turtle Island.
The Football Association of Ireland are set to start interviewing for the position next week after receiving a list of potential candidates from their head-hunter, former Northern Ireland coach Bryan Hamilton.