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Biller Rollercoaster | Sam Holloway – Focusing on providing help rather than asking for jobs during Covid-19, and cycling 874 miles!

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On today’s episode, I’m joined by Sam from That Recruitment Company.

He fell into recruitment after initially working in car sales, and since starting as That Recruitment Company’s first employee. 

He has watched a successful business grow whilst also developing himself over the last six years. 

I felt really inspired after having Sam on the podcast, as his sheer determination, resilience and positivity is something that a lot of listeners probably need right now in the current climate. 

Also, he’s clearly a hero for cycling nearly 1,000 miles for charity. 

For recruiters who are wanting to learn more about working in a small growing business, this one’s for you.

For the junior consultants out there, this is an excellent podcast to get an insight into a fool-proof day structure that will increase your billings.

You can connect with Sam on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/samuel-holloway-2ba43084/

You can watch the video replay here – https://youtu.be/T8kWAxl3nn0

Timestamps:

How did you get into recruitment? [3:55]

Why did you join Chris? [6:41]

A rec job in a smaller business [8:30]

First year in recruitment [10:20]

What was the focus in your first 6 months? [13:00]

How did you do BD? [14:21]

What went on in your next 6 months? [17:15]

Resilience and mindset [18:33]

Go to advice for people in their first year [19:55]

Best year [23:15]

What does your day look like? [25:55]

Preparation process [29:33]

What have been your learnings (international recruitment) [32:27]

What does BD look like for you now? [34:21]

Why do you think you’ve become a cornerstone of the business? [40:44]

What have been some of the biggest challenges for you? [43:42]

What prevents recruiters from taking their billings to the next level? [46:31]

What advice would you give to your old self [48:00]

Journey with your finances [50:58]

Motivation when having children [53:55]

Fundraising [54:44]

What are you excited to do post-Covid? [57:04]

What would you say to the people? [58:10]

I hope you enjoyed the episode, the best place to connect with me is on Linkedin – Hishem Azzouz

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