‘Headhunting’ is Not My Core Business

Robert Merrill
Oct 9, 2019 · 3 min read

I think I’m like the artisan bread-maker of recruiting. If recruiting had a farmer’s market, that’s the only place I would sell my wares.

Busy Craftsman — Photo by Clark Young on Unsplash
Photo by Clark Young on Unsplash

I just sent an email to an old colleague. You know the kind:

Hey <name>, how are you? I just became aware of a xyz consultant which just hit the market and I wondered if you might be interested…