Ron Mansolino on 7 Sep 2004 18:29:02 -0000

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Re: [PLUG] OT: Job Posting

Matt Ayres said...
> On Tue, 2004-09-07 at 14:09, Paul wrote:
> > >  
> > >
> > I didn't mean to write with a 'tude.  Sorry.
> > 
> > If it's a matter of budget, that makes sense.  And, yeah, you are under 
> > orders.  No problem.  The thing that I would have issue with is the 
> > judgment that it makes sense wasting so much time to find the *exact* 
> > fit, and that that constitutes "stepping up" the search.  I guess I take 
> > it too personally.
> > 
> Maybe the goal is to interview a bunch of people now, find a list of
> acceptable candidates, and then call them back in December.  Then they
> can get the most downtrodden desperate person at a very low price :) 
> Economical? Sure.  Ethical? Eh..

Maybe the idea is to get them screened and ready for the beginning of next
year; it's hard to get hired (for anything other than seasonal work) in the 
winter because employers have to do end-of-year tax processing/reporting and
that's expensive if you outsource it to a CPA.

Hopefully things will open up now that Summer/Labor day has passed...

Ron Mansolino
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