Crabbit - the very fact that we allow a lot of negative comments to be posted about our advertisers I hope would prove that this is an open forum and that we encourage open debate.
Bryan's point is simply that our annual reader survey is taking place right now and in that we do ask readers to name and shame the worst recruiters and to praise the best. This produces a much more coherent and useful output than a few ranting forum posts. You can contribute (and slate firms) at:
But of course if you just want to get something off your chest then the forum is always here.