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May 3, 2018 – Monte Merz Speaker for ROW

Join ROW for a great day of Recruiter Training! When: Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM (lunch served) What to expect: Everyone wants the silver bullet to build a successful, sustainable, and profitable recruiting firm.  The fortunate truth is it isn’t that complicated if you’re willing to put in the time […]

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March 20th last BYO Breakfast @ Blues Egg

Join ROW for the last BYO Breakfast @ Blues Egg 9:00 AM on Tuesday, March 20 317 N 76th St, Milwaukee, WI See you there!

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I Cancelled My Interview – Oops!

Written by Mark Rowbottom, President ROW For ROW’s BYOB Series at Blue’s Egg on February 20, 2018 I Cancelled My Interview – Oops! In the last few weeks I have run into a strange recruiting phenomenon, where my candidates have been telling me they want to cancel their scheduled interviews.  They have provided a variety […]

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Join ROW @9 AM Jan. 16th as ROW President leads Reflection on 2017

ROW – 2017 Year end from the President. As the year closes out for 2017, I have been reflecting back on my personal performance and my business in general. There were certainly high points and some fortunate deals but what is really jamming my joy this holiday season is the 2 deals my “clients” screwed […]

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Social Media and The Law

Written By: Mark Rowbottom President of ROW [Recruiters of Wisconsin]   I recently attended a seminar on Social Media and the Law. I wanted to share what I thought was interesting: 6 degrees of separation is now down to 3 and getting smaller as you read this! LinkedIn has 467 Million subscribers. Facebook has over […]

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Email Etiquette and Suggestions

Written and presented by Mark Rowbottom (Note: Most of the following apply to texting as well) Replying: When you are certain of your response, send it. Rereading emails is wasteful. If an email is confusing you, responding without clarity is likely to cause more confusion. Never fight or have an argument over emails. Flippant responses […]

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My Resume’s in the “Black hole!” – Ask the Expert!

My Resume’s in the “Black hole!” by: Mark Rowbottom – President of Recruiters of Wisconsin – ROW   Have you ever felt lousy after leaving what you believe to be a very compelling message, text or email and receive no response? Welcome to 2017.   If you really want this feeling, send your resume into a […]

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Recruiter Happy Hour @ Open Flame Patio – 4/27/17 @4:30PM

Join us for The Spring Happy Hour Recruiter Discussion event – both social and educational! WHEN:  April 27, 2017  @ 4:30-6 PM WHERE: Open Flame – 5081 S. 108th Street, Greenfield, WI    — Food & Drink provided! COST: FREE for ROW Members $25 for Non-Members… but wait, you can purchase a ROW Membership today and attend for free as well as receive additional […]

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Job Descriptions are a Joke – by Mark Rowbottom

Job Descriptions are a Joke by: Mark Rowbottom I recently wrote an article titled Job Postings are Not Real. As a result, I began to ponder the actual job descriptions and this prompted the following observation and questions: Have you ever read through a job description and asked yourself the question: What is it that […]

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Job Postings are Not Real – an observation by Mark Rowbottom

Job Postings are Not Real By Mark Rowbottom This is an observation of mine: When perusing various job boards, websites, career and postings, one must keep in mind that any job posting is an invitation for anyone and everyone to apply. Not surprisingly many people do apply.  We often hear the frustration of candidates who […]

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