Recruited 101: 10 Quotations To Get You Egg-cited About Fall Recruitment


The fall is a very egg-citing time for both students and new grads. For students it’s the beginning of another school year and for new grads it’s prime recruitment time!

With over 70% of recruiters employing new grads for every type of role in every industry, the recruitment season is a busy one. From perfecting your resume, to attending the right recruitment events, to getting all your eggs in a row, recruitment season can be draining.

To keep you on motivated and kick the added stress to the curb, we put together some of our favourite quotations from this past summer’s #SunnySideUp posts on Facebook and Twitter.

So, if during this recruitment season you need a little pick-me-up, give these a read and get yourself excited about what may follow a tiring recruitment season (like an egg-straordinary career)!

1. “Choose the brightest future”


2. “Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.” – Henry Van Dyke


3. “You create your own opportunities”


4. “Why not go out on a limb? That’s where the fruit is.”


5. “BElieve in YOUrself”


6. “Somewhere someone is looking for exactly what you have to offer”


7. “Decide what to be and go be it”


8. “You are confined only by the walls you build yourself”


9. “Everything you want is on the other side of fear”


10. “If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to it”

What’s your favourite motivational quotation? Share with us by posting a comment or link below!

About the author

Meghan Greaves is a Bachelor of Arts - Sociology and Marketing Management student at the University of Guelph. She also earned a Business Administration – Marketing (Co-op) diploma from Conestoga College in 2012. Meghan is currently completing a summer internship with TalentEgg as a Editorial & Marketing intern.