How To Successfully Work With Recruiters –
The New Secret Sauce
Presenter: Tom Colosimo
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
12:00 pm (EST) * 11:00 am (CEN) * 10:00 am (MNT) *
9:00 am (PAC) * 2:00 pm (GMT)
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Many people get frustrated when working with a recruiter for their job search. What makes people frustrated when working with recruiters? Is it the approach or setting false or unachievable expectations? Are goals and processes not discussed for a clear plan/process upfront?
Tom Colosimo is a Career Architect/Coach. He prides himself as being a ‘master connector’ for networking and helping people connect with people for success. Tom is not your typical career coach/advisor. Along the way, Tom has been an accountant within manufacturing, retail, and banking compliance for over 20 years. He then went on to be a third-party recruiter for 6 years doing ‘match-making’ within the finance, accounting, marketing, engineering, and technology areas of focus. Tom also has worked within large companies such as Wells Fargo as a contract corporate recruiter utilizing major ATS talent tracking systems.
Tom worked for 8 years at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business as a Graduate Career Coach/Corporate Relations Manager for the business programs on the Minneapolis Campus. In this role, Tom excelled at making many corporate connections for the MBA students, bring hundreds of corporate partners to the campus for internships, and perm placements.
Currently, Tom speaks regionally for the PMI (Project Manager Institute), workforce centers and other professional and community groups on the topics of networking, working with recruiters, LinkedIn and resume development. He is active within community Adult Education programs as well as 3 local universities and with Best Prep and Junior Achievement within local high schools. Tom also works with Human Capital Partners as a career architect assisting people who have recently been laid off from major companies in the Twin Cities area.
Tom enjoys sailing in the summer on the St. Croix River in Minnesota and playing music year-round. He lives in Oakdale, MN with his wife Barb. They have two adult daughters; Anna and Emily.