Next up on our ‘Pulse Gets Personal’ series is Maarten de Vrijer! Maarten is our guru in anything and everything recruitment! Here is a little about him…
Tell us you story of how you got into recruitment.
My father has his own recruitment company. I always liked his stories about recruitment and decided to learn international business & sales and now international business & entrepreneurship.
What inspires you to go to work every day?
Full Name: Maarten de Vrijer
Hometown: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Currently Residing In: Sydney
Occupation at Pulse Recruitment: Recruitment Intern
Siblings: One sister
Pets: Dog (German pointer)
How you spend your spare time: Studying, reading, participating in sports (soccer, skiing, gym) and with spending time with friends
Regularly playing on your Spotify: Techno and R&B
Breakfast meal of choice before the workday: Yogurt
Dream travel destination (have not visited as yet): South America
Currently reading: At the moment nothing. However recently I read; ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’ and ’50 Success Classics’.
Favourite film: ‘The Big Short’ and ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’
Favourite food: Asian food
Do you have any hidden talents? People knowledge
What makes you the happiest? Travelling and completing my goals
Name one cool thing on your bucket list: Bungee jumping
What do you want to be when you grow up? Taking over my father’s Company
Best piece of advice you’ve ever heard (or been given): Never give up, have patience and think tactically.
Red Wine or White? Red
Mountains or beach? Both
Country or city? Both
Dogs, Cats or Reptiles? Dogs
Winter, Spring, Summer or Autumn? Winter and Summer
Until next time…
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