Recruiters See Strong Hiring Ahead Despite Recession Talk

From Workforce Management …

While the prospect of a recession is rattling nerves from Main Street to Wall Street, a case of recession jitters hasn’t fully engulfed the recruiting community.

“I definitely see movement on the horizon,” says Nancy Albertini, chairman for executive search firm Patterson Blackstone in San Jose, California, which recruits high-level executives in the media and Internet sectors. “It is an upward trend in hiring.”