Bryan A. McGown "Gunny"

Recruiter Info

Name: Bryan A. McGown "Gunny" Title: Owner | Retired U.S. Marine Corps HR Manager | Gunnery Sergeant Email: LinkedIn: Phone: 216-200-8762 Twitter: @GunnyRet

Company Info

Company: GunnyRet Consulting, LLC. Location: Akron, Ohio Website: Careers Page: LinkedIn: Twitter: @gunnyretllc Facebook:

For Job Candidates

Preferred Method To Be Contacted By A Candidate: Email Preferred Process For Following Up On Application: Immediately email me a copy of the resume you used to apply in order to let me know you have submitted an interest. Allow 24 hours for me to verify receipt in-person. I'm not not talking about an autoresponder. Go to to self-schedule a screening Things That Impress You In A Candidate: Willingness to adapt, learn, and listen Things Candidates Must Include To Be Considered For Job: Resume in editable MS Word with LinkedIn profile embedded in the resume contact area. Cell phone number with PROFESSIONAL voice mail greeting and no goofy voice mail pranks, or I’m moving on. Things That Will Disqualify A Candidate From Getting Considered: Goofy voice mail greeting and inability to be accessible. Not following my advice or instructions Can Candidates Apply For Multiple Positions And Not Get Penalized?: Yes

Recruiter's Perspective

What's your favorite quote? "Most people go a lifetime wondering if they've made a difference. The Marines don't have that problem." - Ronald Reagan What do you like to do in your free time? Spend time with family, friends, and pets; travel; wine, food, and micro brewery enthusiast In a sentence, why do you enjoy working at your company? I am the boss! No more red tape or politics, but most importantly, I LOVE giving back! In a sentence, how does your company have fun on a regular basis? Spend time with family, friends, and pets; travel; wine, food, and micro brewery enthusiast In a sentence, how would you describe the employees at your company? I am an aggressively laid-back, innovator who effects, and demands, change for good
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