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Before beginning your search, you might want to check out this article, published as part of the 15th anniversary of Quintessential Careers: 15 Indispensable Career and Job-Search Books.
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FEATURED HEADHUNTER/RECRUITER BOOK:
Headhunters Revealed! Career Secrets for Choosing and Using Professional Recruiters, by Darrell W. Gurney (Hunter Arts). A great resource for learning the in’s and out’s of using headhunters and recruiters — as well as for learnign more about job-search strategies in general. Be sure to read our review of this book
TOP HEADHUNTER/RECRUITER BOOKS:
The Directory of Executive Recruiters: 2011-12 (Kennedy Information Inc.).
Be Hunted! 12 Secrets to Getting on the Headhunter’s Radar Screen, by Smooch S. Reynolds (Wiley).
OTHER HEADHUNTER/RECRUITER BOOKS:
Adams Executive Recruiters Almanac (Adams Media Corp.).
Headhunters Confidential! 125 Insider Secrets to Landing Your Dream Job, by Alan R. Schonberg with Robert Shook (McGraw-Hill).
Navigating Your Career: Twenty-One of America’s Leading Headhunters Tell You How It’s Done, by Christopher W. Hunt and Scott A. Scanlon (Wiley).
The Secrets of Executive Search … Professional Strategies for Managing Your Personal Job Search, by Robert M. Melancon (Melancon & Company).
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