Growing your Career with a Recruiter

Discover the advantages of teaming up with a professional recruiter to move your veterinary career ahead. Stacy Pursell, executive search consultant and president of The VET Recruiter, discusses why working with a recruiter can help you find new opportunities, and how to best work with one throughout your career.

Participants can expect to learn:
• The benefits of having a recruiter in your professional network
• How to get on a recruiter’s radar
• What you can expect when working with a recruiter
• How to evaluate recruiters to make sure you’re working with the right one
• What you can do as a candidate to achieve success more quickly

Stacy Pursell is a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC) and the first search consultant in the United States to specialize in the animal health, veterinary and pet products industries. With more than 20 years of experience in these fields she has placed hundreds of candidates in successful new positions. She is also one of only approximately 30 Certified Employee Retention Specialists (CERS) in the country.

Stacy’s unique expertise and market insights have garnered her many awards, including being named a Pet Industry Woman of the Year finalist in 2014 and 2017. She also has been quoted by CNN, Money Magazine, U.S. News and World Report, DVM360 and many other national and trade outlets.

Stacy holds a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from Oklahoma State University and serves on the advisory board for the Professional Science Master’s Program at Kansas State University – Olathe.

Stacy Pursell