The growth of a company is directly impacted by the talent it hires. As top talent is highly coveted and most sought after, it is likely to face stiff competition in hiring them. Recruitment is a long process and requires a considerable amount of effort and resources. The average length of the recruitment process varies across different geographies, but it generally ranges from 18 to 35 days.
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