Translation of headhunt in Spanish:


Pronunciation /ˈhɛdˌhənt//ˈhɛdhʌnt/

intransitive verb

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    buscar ejecutivos o personal especializado

transitive verb

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    ofrecerle un puesto a
    he was headhunted by an advertising firm una empresa publicitaria le ofreció un puesto
    • Perhaps with our investigative talents they'll be headhunting us soon!
    • Schools are also being encouraged to link up with one or another corporation, teaching a suitably modified curriculum and giving the sponsoring businesses a chance to headhunt the more gifted pupils.
    • ‘I was being headhunted at the time, but I knew there was great potential here,’ said Hesse.
    • It has even created a kind of ideology, of which other countries have competed to partake: just look at the eagerness with which Australian coaches have been headhunted and academies inaugurated.
    • Cawley was headhunted from his job in a Swiss IT consultancy to which he had been commuting every week from his Galway base.
    • ‘In all professions, the people who are successful are headhunted,’ he said.
    • A shortage would push technology salaries upwards and result in staff being headhunted, according to Byrne.
    • She was then headhunted by CIE to run its self-insurance programme with responsibility for €150 million of financial provisions.
    • Most were headhunted or found work via referrals from colleagues in other high-tech firms, rather than through recruitment agencies.
    • We were all headhunted quickly by big pharmas at home and abroad, but for personal reasons it was important for all of us to stay.
    • And after all, most of these high street brands continue to advertise in industry specific journals or headhunt top sector specialists.
    • In two years, the company turned around a severe recruitment problem and employees who were regularly headhunted said they'd prefer to stay put.
    • Your shiatsu therapist is headhunted by an Internet Startup and your accountant becomes an actor.
    • Successful graduates are all now in full-time employment, some with their sponsor companies, while many were also headhunted into more lucrative positions.
    • That was going along quite nicely, and then in '97 I was headhunted by an ISP who employed me as their inhouse web designer.
    • Announcing he has been headhunted by a failing trust in Essex, he believes he will leave patients with the ‘best-designed hospital in the country’.
    • A born entrepreneur, at the age of 10 she managed six paper rounds and by 12 she ran a marketing operation for a local fruit shop that saw business boom to such an extent that she was headhunted by the sweet shop across the road.
    • Between 1997 and 2001, at least a dozen professorial level scholars of Asia were headhunted for strategic jobs elsewhere.
    • In the months that he and Moseley were nagging their bank managers, Craker was being headhunted for a different job.
    • In the meantime, he was headhunted by a large civil engineering firm in Ireland and he returned permanently to work in Ireland in May 1994.