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raw recruit

a new, inexperienced, or fresh recruit, such as someone just entering the army, navy, police, etc. These boys are nothing but raw recruits. They've never seen a gun up close!
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recruit someone for something

to seek and engage someone for something. Harry had to recruit a few people for the new jobs that opened up. We recruited three more people for the project.
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recruit someone from something

to convince someone to leave something and join one's own group. Phyllis recruited a new work team from the company she used to work for. We recruited a number of people from private industry.
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recruit someone into something

to seek out and induct someone into something. The recruitment office tried to recruit ten people a week into the army. The army recruited almost no one during the month of December.
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marine (recruit)

and marine officer
n. an empty beer or liquor bottle. (see also dead soldier, dead marine. These expressions are probably meant as derogatory to either marines or officer.) Every now and then the gentle muttering of the customers was accented by the breaking of a marine as it hit the floor. There’s a marine officer laying in the fireplace.
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The eBook identifies the six key stages of development that can help to both categorise and improve an organisation's recruitment process, providing a guide to readers looking to define their own level of recruitment process maturity and outlines the steps required to achieve a best-practice model.
Key to Mackenzie Brown's success is the ability to offer such a finely balanced, personalised service in the fast changing world of recruitment.
The athletic director's job expectations changed to include meeting the overall athletic recruitment goal.
Recruitment outsourcing is an emerging approach that can enable an IT organization to establish a strategic recruitment partnership to better achieve their critical talent acquisition goals.
I think we are moving towards acquiring guidance for ethical recruitment in local authorities," he said.
Creer is one such recently launched recruitment firm, explains spokesperson Sam Luu.
The grand jury panel agreed with that assessment in part and recommended that the police department speed up its recruitment process to avoid losing good candidates to competing agencies.
Alma Dawson, who has chaired the Association of College and Research Libraries Committee on Racial and Ethnic Diversity and the Association of Education for Library and Information Science Recruitment Committee writes of the achievements of African-American librarians and the Black Caucus of the ALA from the perspectives of a professor of library and information science with experience as an administrator and student at historically black as well as at majority universities.
The Service concluded that the recruitment activity did not violate the hospital's tax exemption.
Not to sound corny, but things have really been popping since the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently released a proposed revenue ruling(*) regarding the scope of recruitment incentives that may be offered to nonemployee physician members of tax-exempt hospital medical staffs.
Industry Standard Research (ISR) today announced the availability of a new report titled The State of Patient Recruitment in Clinical Trials that provides sponsors and service providers with valuable insight into the activities and strategies that drive and restrict patient recruitment in clinical trials.
5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Web Based Recruitment, experts in the areas of Mobile Recruitment and Recruiting Videos, confirmed that there had been strong interest in the recently announced 2015 Global Mobile Recruitment Awards.
com)-- Conrad Scott's team is comprised entirely of experienced recruitment professionals who have a highly developed network of recruitment industry contacts.
A recruitment consultant at Sunderland based Blue Square Recruitment has recently achieved an industry recognised professional qualification in recruitment work.
The acceptance by a physician of a compensation arrangement that includes a recruitment incentive package is the final step in the hospital's successful search.
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