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

    • Business
    • 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/

    Amber Penrose: No more cold calling - it’s about personal branding, great BD, and Copywriting instead!

    Amber Penrose: No more cold calling - it’s about personal branding, great BD, and Copywriting instead!

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    Watch the episode on Youtube 🎥 - https://youtu.be/pLpi2U8F1v8
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    The key takeaways from this episode are as follows:
    🚀 You’ll get some solid advice on business development which encompasses copywriting, changing your call/email approach, and personal branding
    🚀 Copywriting and its importance when trying to win business
    🚀 The power of LinkedIn and why you should be building your personal brand to win more business
    🚀 Tips and advice on how to behave like a top biller in today’s market
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    This week I’m joined by Amber Penrose, Director of Life Sciences at Irving Knight Group. 
    This episode is an absolute belter - we unpack everything from Business Development (and get super granular, some great takeaways in this one) as well as Amber’s journey as a recruiter and what she believes she’s doing differently to achieve incredible results.
    A top biller, passionate about she does, all whilst leading a team - there is so much excellent content in this episode which I know you’ll love!
    You can connect with Amber on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amber-penrose-95256bb5/ 
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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.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Golden Nugget #37 | Ethan Hall - How to master contract recruitment

    Golden Nugget #37 | Ethan Hall - How to master contract recruitment

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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/Lzfq0QoBvbk
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    Connect with Ethan: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ethan-hall-244a37b2/
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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.

    • 9 min
    Tom Wood - Working with family, not having an off-switch, and why the key to success in 2023 is good old fashioned hard work!

    Tom Wood - Working with family, not having an off-switch, and why the key to success in 2023 is good old fashioned hard work!

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    The key takeaways from this episode are as follows:
    🚀 You’ll learn about the reality of recruitment and what it really takes you be good
    🚀 Alcohol and recruitment: How it affected Tom and is 12+ year sobriety 
    🚀 Standing out and what Tom does differently to other agencies out there
    🚀 Not having an off switch and why you don’t need to have a rigid approach to work, family, and personal life
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    This week I’m joined by Tom Wood, 
    He started working in recruitment in the 90s/early 2000s, in the heat of boiler room culture and “3 hours on the phone” - since, he’s developed and grown an impressive recruitment career spanning 20+ years
    It was great to sit down with him and talk about his tenure as a recruiter, and also touching on modern-day recruitment and how he approaches business. 
    You can connect with Tom on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tomwoodrecruiter/ -----------------------------------------
    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.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    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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    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/
    -----------------------------------------
    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

    Podcast Partners - Claim your exclusive savings with the links below. 💰
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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

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

Top quality, insightful content

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