A couple of years ago, around a quarter of the people who walked through Ignacio González’s office door in the Santiago suburb of Las Condes were unemployed. Most were well-qualified professionals with impressive CVs but they were struggling to find work.
“That’s changed,” says González, general manager of Mandomedio.com, a headhunting company. “These days everyone has a job. They come to us because they’re looking for a better one.”