Doug Beabout

About the Author

Doug Beabout?s recruiting career spans 20 years of expertise in recruiting, personnel services firm ownership, and training. His tenure in recruiting includes building four highly successful recruiting businesses and establishing hundreds for others worldwide. He speaks to state, regional, and private recruiter associations. He is a consultant to many corporations and personnel firms. He is currently owner and president of the Douglas Howard Group, a professional recruiting firm, and conducts several online training programs for recruiters and researchers. He can be reached at 850/424-6933 or

Deep Sea Fishing in a Shallow Pool

The Dow is creeping up to record highs. The housing market is exploding much to the surprise of economic “experts.” Consumer confidence is great. The “Fed” is grumbling about inflation. Clients are hiring again. Okay, why then do so many…

Is Change An Option?

Recruiters everywhere are on the brink of a great period in our industry. The New Year is just a few weeks away and this recruiter is more excited about the business than ever before. I have seen several periods of…