Video Interviewing Tips

2020-09-08T10:01:43-04:00

Video Interviewing Tips By Kelly Mikulski  In today’s challenging times more and more employers are conducting video interviews in place of in person interviews to fill the positions they have open. You should prepare for the interview the same way you would if you were going onsite and do your homework. If you have a [...]

Video Interviewing Tips2020-09-08T10:01:43-04:00

When Looking for a New Job Feels Like a Full Time Job!

2020-08-24T09:47:26-04:00

When Looking for a New Job Feels Like a Full Time Job! Written By Catherine Stier According to Glassdoor, “on average, each corporate job attracts 250 resumes. Of those candidates, 4 to 6 will get called for an interview, and only one will get the job.” You have a 2.4% chance of getting a call [...]

When Looking for a New Job Feels Like a Full Time Job!2020-08-24T09:47:26-04:00

How one call changed my career and can change yours!

2020-08-03T10:28:02-04:00

How one call changed my career and can change yours! Written by: Les Schafer Go back in time to the year 1998. I was a Project Engineer for a construction company sitting at my desk in an open cubicle environment. My phone rings and I answer it. Long story short it was a recruiter asking [...]

How one call changed my career and can change yours!2020-08-03T10:28:02-04:00

Retained vs Contingent Recruiting Firms

2020-06-30T17:58:05-04:00

Retained vs Contingent Recruiting Firms By Allison Flitter  When deciding what type of agency you would like to work with, you will probably be choosing between a retained or contingent firm. So, what is the difference between working with a retained vs contingent firm? Retained firms get paid a fee up front to start the [...]

Retained vs Contingent Recruiting Firms2020-06-30T17:58:05-04:00

Candidate and Recruiter Communication 101

2020-06-22T10:13:31-04:00

Candidate and Recruiter Communication 101 By David Naider  For starters, please reference my previous blog “Why is the recruiter asking me personal information.”  I believe this will be a good starting point before moving forward. For candidates already in or entering the workforce, working with a recruiter is a new experience.  With us, the team [...]

Candidate and Recruiter Communication 1012020-06-22T10:13:31-04:00

Why is the Recruiter Asking Me Personal Questions

2020-06-22T10:12:13-04:00

Why is the Recruiter Asking Me Personal Questions? By David Naider During the recruiting process, there are many factors at play, some that are out in the open, and some that may create obstacles for the candidate and client that may not be given initial thought.  Many of our candidates are making a move, sometimes [...]

Why is the Recruiter Asking Me Personal Questions2020-06-22T10:12:13-04:00

How We differentiate Ourselves as Executive Recruiters

2020-04-07T09:48:56-04:00

How We Differentiate Ourselves as Executive Recruiters Written by: Catherine Stier The photo above is from an employment application that a pharmaceutical professional filled out for one of our clients, and it speaks volumes. Here at Germer International we don’t see ourselves as a “staffing agency” as some may classify us. We are a partner, [...]

How We differentiate Ourselves as Executive Recruiters2020-04-07T09:48:56-04:00

Take Charge of Your Professional Development

2019-12-22T21:01:47-05:00

Take Charge of Your Professional Development Written by: Catherine Stier   In 2016 my team became larger, and I started to feel like I wasn’t prepared to develop them the way they needed. I work for a small company and have been given opportunities to manage at a young age. I’m so grateful for these opportunities [...]

Take Charge of Your Professional Development2019-12-22T21:01:47-05:00

Why Did My Recruiter Ask Where Else I’m Interviewing?

2019-12-22T21:07:02-05:00

Why Did My Recruiter Ask Where Else I'm Interviewing? Written By: Catherine Stier, Director of Recruiting & Innovation  The great thing about being a recruiter is that your friends call you for advice on working with other recruiters, or negotiating job offers, or interview etiquette. Recently, a friend called to tell me that she received [...]

Why Did My Recruiter Ask Where Else I’m Interviewing?2019-12-22T21:07:02-05:00

Say Thanks!

2019-12-22T21:07:54-05:00

Say Thanks!    Written by: Hannah Ferguson, Associate Pharmaceutical Recruiter So you’ve just finished interviewing for a job and you are wondering what your next steps should be.  Well, there are a few things you can do. First, before you leave the interview, ask about next steps and when you should expect to hear back.  [...]

Say Thanks!2019-12-22T21:07:54-05:00