Talent Acquisition

The Most Overused Recruiter Clichés Ever

Recruiters sometimes sound like broken records.

How many times have you heard a recruiter ask “so can I accept the job on your behalf”, “an hour and half commute isn’t really that long” and “it’s a small step back for a giant leap forward”?

Here’s a great compilation of recruiter jargon, clichés and B-S from Betts Recruiting in San Francisco.

See what you think!

Related: How IKEA Recruits People Using Flat Packs in Australia [Video].


By Jörgen Sundberg

Founder of Undercover Recruiter & CEO of Link Humans, home of The Employer Brand Index.