Insurance Sales? Is this a new phenomenon?

David Haak david.haak at gmail.com
Sun Nov 3 13:18:40 MST 2013


I have also had 3 or so "insurance" related emails sent my way since
updating my resume in various places.


On Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 1:08 PM, S. Dale Morrey <sdalemorrey at gmail.com>wrote:

> I recently updated my resume on Dice, Monster and a handful of other sites
> to show my most recent work history.  All of it is IT related and I'm
> switching over more and more to a management focus.
>
> Since doing this I've been contacted by recruiters from several different
> insurance companies.  Not for IT work, but for sales, i.e. they're claiming
> that my skill (or possible lack thereof), in IT is somehow translatable to
> the work of an insurance agent.
>
> Just curious, but am I the only one seeing this sort of activity?  I mean
> I've had off the wall requests to interview before, for instance Windows
> Admin when I specifically listed only linux skills, but this takes the cake
> and the strangest part is it keeps happening.
>
> /end rant
>
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