Dear Nicky,

I was looking for trading partners that do automotive and was surprised there were only 58 in all of NPA. Then I looked at automotive jobs and most of those folks were not the same as I had in my recruiter list.. why is this?? 

Confused in Conklin

Dear Conklin,

Good question! We work hard trying to get folks to update their profiles, but some don’t realize they are losing out on opportunities to be found in a search by their NPA partners. There are a lot of recruiter profiles that say: No description available. Your Matchmaker profile is one of the most important tools you have to connect you with network partners. Searches can be done by keyword, geography, name, practice group, specialty, firm number and more. WE WANT YOU TO COME UP IN A SEARCH!!!!

Use the following instructions to update your Matchmaker profile.

  1. Login to Matchmaker-
  2. Click on Edit My Profile (top of the page, left side)
  3. Do these:
    1. Add a photo
    2. Add Internal Comments add some buzzwords about the jobs or candidates you work.
    3. Add Specialties
    4. Add Trading Group(s)
    5. Add Location(s) you REALLY work.
    6. In the “Recruiter Primarily Contributes” area please let us know how you plan to contribute!
  4. Click Save


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