Am I cut out to run a recruitment agency? Take our quiz and see…

Are you thinking about running your own recruitment agency or starting one up?

Running a recruitment agency takes a lot of time and effort and isn’t for everyone. Being your own boss might be appealing, but do you have the motivation and drive to see it through?

For many, running a recruitment agency is the most rewarding job there is, seeing your business grow with the knowledge that you’re responsible for its success. It’s also an exciting path to take that allows you to expand your career and your future.

If you do have your sights set on becoming a recruitment entrepreneur, how can you tell if you’re cut out for the challenge? Take this quick quiz and find out! Try to answer as honestly as you can…

 

Do you like taking risks?
Yes
No

Can you relax under pressure?
Yes
No

Do you prefer to lead in projects?
Yes
No

Are you good at being creative and innovative?
Yes
No

Are you confident in your own decisions and opinions?
Yes
No

Are you determined and committed?
Yes
No

 

If you answered yes to all or most of the questions, congratulations! You’re ideally suited to run a recruitment agency. The best recruitment entrepreneurs love to dig for the solutions to tricky challenges. They are constantly innovating and aren’t afraid to test out their own ideas. They persist until they find get success. They embrace change – let’s face it, recruitment is a daily dose of something new! They love a new challenge and taking risks. Whether you’re managing your own recruitment agency or someone else’s, you’re going to have to take a lot of risks.

If you didn’t score well, don’t despair! You’ve just identified the areas you’ll need to work on in order to succeed as a recruitment entrepreneur. (Although if you chose all no’s, you might want to consider an alternate career path.)

 

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