“None of this Debbie the Time Life operator bullshit. So get on the phones, it's time to get to work. Get off your ass! Move around. Motion creates emotion.” - Boiler Room
I had an eye opening, jaw dropping conversation with a Minnesota IT Recruiter colleague.
They were looking for a pep talk and I don’t know that I helped much.
They have worked at one of the large (read that as publicly traded, office in every city)
sweatshops consulting firms for quite a few years (counting on two hands now) and has finally grown tired of the “Boiler Room” business approach most groups use.
To which I first asked:
“What took you so long?”
There were a bunch of reasons why they have “finally” come to this point.
But one is still nagging at me. I asked them:
"Would you work for your clients?”
And the answer was not “no” it was: