Here is a very simple way to get people that you used to work with to return your calls or to just contact you without you calling.



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Would you like former colleagues to get back in touch with you so you can ask for advice, help and the like. It's really easy. Write them a recommendation on LinkedIn. Do it gratuitously, not because they asked you to.

Because you wrote a recommendation, they will start to surface. They'll get notified by LinkedIn that someone wrote a recommendation. They'll read what you wrote. They'll get back in contact. If they don't. You reach out to them. They'll feel obligated to talk to you, then you can start asking for help.

I'm Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter. Go to my channel on YouTube, Job Search TV. You'll get a lot more information there from me. And I hope this helps. Have a terrific day and be great!


JeffAltman, The Big Game Hunter
JeffAltman, The Big Game Hunter

Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter is a coach who worked as a recruiter for what seems like one hundred years. His work involves career coaching, all as well as executive job search coaching, job coaching and interview coaching. He is the host of “No BS Job Search Advice Radio,” the #1 podcast in iTunes for job search with more than 2000 episodes. 

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