In today’s episode of Sourcing School, Hakimu Davidson takes Ryan Leary and Brian Fink for a heavy-duty workout: Coach ’em up! This is all about putting your candidates in a position to succeed.

Hakimu is a senior contract recruiter for IQTalent Partners. He is a recruiting leader with a background in corporate finance and skills in financial modeling, pricing, marketing, full life-cycle recruiting and coaching and leadership.

In Today’s Podcast

We discuss how to prepare your candidates and put them in the best position to succeed. As recruiters, it’s certainly an option, but on some level a responsibility to give them the information and the tools they need to walk into an interview and walk out with a job offer.

A few tips we’ll cover:

  1. How to create trust with the candidate
  2. Ensuring that you understand the hiring manager’s expectations
  3. Effectively and kindly communicating company fit with the candidate, especially when they don’t fit

There’s a whole lot more! Too much to list here, so please listen in and leave your thoughts in the comments!