300 episodes

My name is Hishem Azzouz and welcome to the Recruitment Mentors Podcast.

You can join me every Monday and Thursday, where I will be joined by either a successful biller or a recruitment entrepreneur from around the world.

It's my job to deconstruct how they have accelerated their recruitment career and remained at the top of their game by uncovering their daily habits, mindset, approach to leadership, and much much more.

The best place to connect with me and to get your questions answered on the show is Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hishemazzouz/

The Recruitment Mentors Podcast Hishem Azzouz

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    • 4.9 • 161 Ratings

My name is Hishem Azzouz and welcome to the Recruitment Mentors Podcast.

You can join me every Monday and Thursday, where I will be joined by either a successful biller or a recruitment entrepreneur from around the world.

It's my job to deconstruct how they have accelerated their recruitment career and remained at the top of their game by uncovering their daily habits, mindset, approach to leadership, and much much more.

The best place to connect with me and to get your questions answered on the show is Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hishemazzouz/

    Golden Nugget #36 | Tara Jackson - What to do when Sh*t goes wrong

    Golden Nugget #36 | Tara Jackson - What to do when Sh*t goes wrong

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    In these Golden Nugget episodes, I'm going to be sharing the key insights & critical moments from the 300+ episodes I have recorded so far.
    We all want to acquire the golden nuggets when listening to full-length conversations & this is my attempt to save you time in looking for them.
    Every Thursday, expect a new Golden Nugget from some of our most listened-to episodes. 🔥 🎯
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    Watch on Youtube 🎥 - https://youtu.be/HugU4jKiBHY
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    Connect with Tara: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tara-jackson-4934a3108/
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    I hope you enjoyed the episode, the best place to connect with me is on Linkedin - Hishem Azzouz
    If you would love me to cover certain topics with future guests please drop me a message.
    Finally, if you have been enjoying the podcast and you have two minutes then it would be greatly appreciated if you could leave a review.
    You can do so with this link - Support the podcast and leave a review here.

    • 4 min
    Mark Long - How we can all raise the bar in recruitment

    Mark Long - How we can all raise the bar in recruitment

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    Watch the episode on Youtube 🎥 - https://youtu.be/aiDPsqgte7s
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    The key takeaways from this episode are as follows:
    🚀 The evolution of recruitment and what has kept Mark in the industry for so long
    🚀 Having standards, caring about clients and candidates, and why the long game really is the best game
    🚀 Growing a business and what it’s like to bill again (as well as advice for those who want to do the same)
    🚀 Top business development techniques and why speccing doesn’t really count
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    This week I’m joined by Mark Long, Director of Numi.
    He has worked in the recruitment industry for 25+ years, and has held roles both as a biller, manager, team lead and now business owner. His trajectory is incredible - and it was insightful to sit down with him and talk all things recruitment!
    From the early days of SThree and “Wolf of Wall Street” environment through to completely changing his approach and outlook to recruitment, we unpack everything inclusive of business development, values, purpose, and building a sustainable desk in a saturated market.
    You can connect with Mark on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marklong2016/
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    Find out how Recruitment Mentors can accelerate the performance of your recruitment teams with modern and engaging online learning delivered by current high performing recruitment professionals 🚀
    https://www.recruitmentmentors.com/
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    I hope you enjoyed the episode, the best place to connect with me is on Linkedin - Hishem Azzouz
    If you would love me to cover certain topics with future guests please drop me a message.
    Finally, if you have been enjoying the podcast and you have two minutes then it would be greatly appreciated if you could leave a review.
    You can do so with this link - Support the podcast and leave a review here.

    • 56 min
    Golden Nugget #35 | Jason Rumney - The Do’s and Don’ts of the USA market, and the power of automation

    Golden Nugget #35 | Jason Rumney - The Do’s and Don’ts of the USA market, and the power of automation

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    ------------------------------------------
    In these Golden Nugget episodes, I'm going to be sharing the key insights & critical moments from the 300+ episodes I have recorded so far.
    We all want to acquire the golden nuggets when listening to full-length conversations & this is my attempt to save you time in looking for them.
    Every Thursday, expect a new Golden Nugget from some of our most listened-to episodes. 🔥 🎯
    ------------------------------------------
    Watch on Youtube 🎥 - https://youtu.be/8LBlriCSrnw
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    Connect with Jason: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasonrumney/
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    I hope you enjoyed the episode, the best place to connect with me is on Linkedin - Hishem Azzouz
    If you would love me to cover certain topics with future guests please drop me a message.
    Finally, if you have been enjoying the podcast and you have two minutes then it would be greatly appreciated if you could leave a review.
    You can do so with this link - Support the podcast and leave a review here.

    • 5 min
    Kareem Bakr - Double down on your relationships to TRULY master business development

    Kareem Bakr - Double down on your relationships to TRULY master business development

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    Watch the episode on Youtube 🎥 - https://youtu.be/4VkPASqKQnw
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    The key takeaways from this episode are as follows:
    🚀 How to approach business development and what actions you can do to ensure it’s sustainable and results-focussed
    🚀 You’ll get some solid advice on managing managers which is notoriously one of the hardest things to master in the world of recruitment
    🚀 Caring about client relationships and why you shouldn’t overlook the power of giving a good service
    🚀 Executing excellent numbers year on year: The recipe for success
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    This week I’m joined by Kareem Bakr from Phaidon International.
    He has had an incredible career thus far, spending 10 years building his desk with Selby Jennings before joining Phaidon in October 2022 to continue expanding their offerings. He is a respected leader and business development professional - and it was great to sit down with him and pick his brains on everything recruitment. 
    You can connect with Kareem on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kareem-bakr-37714184/
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    Find out how Recruitment Mentors can accelerate the performance of your recruitment teams with modern and engaging online learning delivered by current high performing recruitment professionals 🚀
    https://www.recruitmentmentors.com/
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    I hope you enjoyed the episode, the best place to connect with me is on Linkedin - Hishem Azzouz
    If you would love me to cover certain topics with future guests please drop me a message.
    Finally, if you have been enjoying the podcast and you have two minutes then it would be greatly appreciated if you could leave a review.
    You can do so with this link - Support the podcast and leave a review here.

    • 56 min
    Golden Nugget #34 | Iain Blair - Why people struggle to scale their recruitment business

    Golden Nugget #34 | Iain Blair - Why people struggle to scale their recruitment business

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    ------------------------------------------
    In these Golden Nugget episodes, I'm going to be sharing the key insights & critical moments from the 300+ episodes I have recorded so far.
    We all want to acquire the golden nuggets when listening to full-length conversations & this is my attempt to save you time in looking for them.
    Every Thursday, expect a new Golden Nugget from some of our most listened-to episodes. 🔥 🎯
    ------------------------------------------
    Watch on Youtube 🎥 - https://youtu.be/cBGGkNCvHIE
    ------------------------------------------
    Connect with Iain: https://www.linkedin.com/in/iainpblair/
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    I hope you enjoyed the episode, the best place to connect with me is on Linkedin - Hishem Azzouz
    If you would love me to cover certain topics with future guests please drop me a message.
    Finally, if you have been enjoying the podcast and you have two minutes then it would be greatly appreciated if you could leave a review.
    You can do so with this link - Support the podcast and leave a review here.

    • 7 min
    Susanna Gray-Jones: Why trust can be your superpower when retaining great staff

    Susanna Gray-Jones: Why trust can be your superpower when retaining great staff

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    Watch the episode on Youtube 🎥 - https://youtu.be/lfVXTEnl_aM
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    The key takeaways from this episode are as follows:
    🚀 You’ll learn about the importance of interviewing the interviewer and why you shouldn’t she away from this when seeking a new opportunity
    🚀 You’ll get some solid advice on humility and why it can be your superpower
    🚀 Staff retention: Where companies go wrong and what you can do to improve yours
    🚀 What recruiters really want out of their careers and how things have changed (plus what you should be offering to keep them!)
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    This week I’m joined by Susanna.
    She started working in recruitment over 15 years ago, building her desk in education recruitment before starting her own agency, Chime Search. Her trajectory has been incredibly impressive - and we got to unpack tons on this episode, from her experiences early on through to the importance of interviewing the interviewer!
    This is a cracking episode with a ton of key takeaways - regardless of your experience level.
    You can connect with Susanna on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/susanna-gray-jones-61068a50/ 
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    Find out how Recruitment Mentors can accelerate the performance of your recruitment teams with modern and engaging online learning delivered by current high performing recruitment professionals 🚀
    https://www.recruitmentmentors.com/
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    I hope you enjoyed the episode, the best place to connect with me is on Linkedin - Hishem Azzouz
    If you would love me to cover certain topics with future guests please drop me a message.
    Finally, if you have been enjoying the podcast and you have two minutes then it would be greatly appreciated if you could leave a review.
    You can do so with this link - Support the podcast and leave a review here.

    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
161 Ratings

161 Ratings

AjBalwah ,

Really helpful for new recruiters!

I was struggling to find my feet in recruitment but having listened to a few episodes and hearing Hishem’s and other people’s takes on recruitment it made me realise that the hard work pays off!

Xurstones ,

Great info

Having a wide variety of guests from different verticals and industries, all giving their small nuggets of advice has been amazing

george vane 123 ,

10/10

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