By Jo Nesbo
With Headhunters, Jo Nesb? has crafted a humorous, darkish, and twisted caper tale priceless of Quentin Tarantino and the Coen brothers. FIRST TIME released within the U.S. NOW a tremendous movie FROM MAGNOLIA PICTURES.Roger Brown is a company headhunter, and he’s a grasp of his occupation. yet one occupation easily can’t help his sumptuous way of life and his wife’s fledgling artwork gallery. At an paintings beginning one evening he meets Clas Greve, who's not just the right candidate for an immense CEO activity, but in addition, might be, the reply to his monetary woes: Greve simply so occurs to say that he owns a beneficial Peter Paul Rubens portray that’s been misplaced seeing that international conflict II—and Roger Brown simply so occurs to dabble in paintings robbery. but if he breaks into Greve’s house, he unearths greater than simply the portray. And Clas Greve may perhaps turn into the worst factor that’s ever occurred to Roger Brown.
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Eight messages. I deleted them. ‘We have a candidate,’ I said when Ove answered. ’ ‘No, I know you’ve got him. He’s been selected for a second interview tomorrow. Twelve till two. Twelve hundred hours. Give me one hour. Got that? ‘Yep. ’ ‘Keys. ’ I strolled down the cobbled street towards Sushi&Coffee. The reason they have chosen a road surface that makes more noise, pollutes more and in addition costs more than normal tarmac is presumably because of the need for an idyll, the desire for something traditional, lasting and authentic.
All recruitment agencies say that they only take assignments where they have exclusive rights because it is a prerequisite for serious, systematic work. But if the carrot is big and orange enough, when the gross annual salary begins to approach seven figures, everyone modifies their principles. And the top job with Pathfinder was extremely big, extremely orange and extremely competitive. The assignment had been given to three agencies: Alfa, ISCO and Korn/Ferry International. Three of the best.
There is no official ranking list for headhunters, no status research as in the broker industry, nor are there award ceremonies for the gurus of the year, as in TV and advertising. But we know. We know who the king of the heap is, who the challengers are, who is heading for a fall. Triumphs take place in silence, funerals in deadly silence. But the guy who just greeted me knew I was Roger Brown, the headhunter who has never nominated a candidate for a job he did not get, who if necessary manipulates, forces, levers and rams the candidate in, who has clients who trust his judgement implicitly, who without a moment’s hesitation place their company’s fate in his – and only his – hands.
Headhunters (Vintage Crime Black Lizard) by Jo Nesbo