head hunt

head hunt

tv. & in. to recruit someone (for a job). He went to the conference to head hunt a new employee.
See also: head, hunt
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HAMMERS HEAD HUNT FOR AGGER DANIEL AGGER'S future is being monitored by three London clubs after making it clear to Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers he wants to leave.
Some time ago, a well known business editor of a newspaper said Britain should head hunt the head of France's SNCF who was also chairman of Eurostar, the most powerful railway man in Europe.
Former Anfield chairman Noel White, is on the powerful International Committee who'll choose the next supremo, and Jimmy Armfield - appointed by the English FA to head hunt the new boss - is an admirer.
At a county board meeting on Tuesday night it was stated that the committee will essentially head hunt those that they are interested in rather than inviting applications or nominations from clubs.
JI: So if you don't head hunt, how can you get quality people?
An ambitious young lawyer believes all his dreams have come true when a prestigious legal company head hunt him for a coveted position.
A young lawyer believes all his dreams have come true when a legal company head hunt him for a coveted position.
Behtarini merits close inspection as he makes his jumps bow in the Lindley Catering Conditional Jockeys' Novices' Hurdle at Hereford (2.0), while Head Hunted can take top honours in Warwick's Whitson Bloodstock Ltd Handicap Hurdle (4.05).
MIDLAND superstar Robbie Williams has been head hunted to replace Simon Cowell as the new X Factor judge, it was claimed last night.
Mr Woodward, aged 47, has been head hunted for the role of Canon of Saint George's Chapel, Windsor: "It was and still is a shock to the system," he said.
The best hotel men and women are being head hunted. Young people no longer believe they will enter a company and remain there for the rest of their lives.
The trip almost didn't happen as their drummer was head hunted by another band.
HEAD HUNTED: Leann Hearne, the general manager at Siegenia Frank Ltd, is up for an award
The College was also grateful to players at Kilmarnock Football Club, who agreed to be head hunted for a practice trim prior to the UK finals.
JASON WILCOX (left) is being head hunted by a couple of Premier clubs - to give Blackburn a new headache.