PPT_JCI-BLT-AIESEC Networking Event - 14 July 2009 - Don Leslie (BLT)

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BLT organised a Networking event, again this summer: "Job Hunting in A Recession". This is the first time BLT has engaged with JCI London members as well as AIESEC alumni. We share the presentation with you held by Don Leslie.

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  • 1. 1 Job Hunting in a Recession JCI-BLT-AIESEC Networking Event Tuesday 14th July 2009Don LeslieFounder Director, BLT Don Leslie 2009BLT, Quality House, Quality Court, Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1HPTel: 020 7419 0909 Fax: 020 7405 3310 www.blt.co.uk

2. 2 3. Recession3 Lehman Brothers: 15th Sept October to December: turnover down 50% January to June: turnover down 50% again KPMG: retention strategy Redundancies amongst strategy houses Temps go first 500+ CVs per week Redundancies at BLT 4. 4 5. 5 6. Recruitment Agencies & Headhunters 6How to cope if youre out of worka) Admit it b) Keep to a routine c) Network 7. 7 8. Facts & Figures8 How many agencies in the UK?c17,000Number of firms by size12000 10000 Number of firms8000600040002000 0 0-45-19 20-99 100-249 250+ Employees 9. Recruitment Agencies & Headhunters 9Getting On The Radar 10. Recruitment Agencies & Headhunters 10 Similarities The employer is the client (not you) The employer pays (not you)Differences You find the agency Headhunter finds you 11. Recruitment Agencies & Headhunters 11 Salary Coverage Agency: up to 150,000 Headhunter: from 100,000 12. Recruitment Agencies & Headhunters 12 UK Bodies REC: www.rec.uk.com APSCO: www.atsco.org (sic!) 13. Recruitment Agencies & Headhunters 13 Working with a Headhunter Get Introduced Message + Messenger 14. Places to look for jobs 14 Internship/Placement 15. Places to look for jobs15 Friends, neighbours and alumni Print ads Websites 16. 16 17. 17 18. Unconventional Ads 18 19. 19 20. 20 21. 21 22. 22 Good Luck! Any Questions? Any Comments? Verbal Abuse? dfl@blt.co.uk subject line JCI-BLT-AIESEC Networking Event Don Leslie 2009 BLT, Quality House, Quality Court, Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1HPTel: + 44 (0) 20 7419 0909 Fax: +44 (0) 20 7405 3310www.blt.co.uk