Articles
  • Executive Job Search Techniques in a Challenging Economy.   What's different about executive search in a challenging economy? What do you recommend that executive job seekers do to stand out from the crowd? We interviewed Bob Pearson, CEO of retained executive search firm Pearson Partners International (our parent company), to find out.

  • Changes and Opportunities in Corporate Governance.  In the wake of highly publicized corporate scandals, corporate governance has undergone considerable change. Boards have been forced to evaluate how they operate, as well as the composition of their membership, and are changing the ways they recruit and nominate new members.

  • Becoming the Job Candidate Every Employer Wants.  In a competitive job market, first impressions count more than ever. This article offers a few expert pointers for selling yourself and your skills - and avoiding common pitfalls - in any interview.

  • Changing Industries in Changing Times.  In this employment marketplace, many senior executives are facing weighty decisions in their career paths, including whether to make a switch to an entirely different industry. This feature offers several guidelines for an executive in transition to keep in mind during his or her job search.

  • How to Work with Executive Recruiters.  With a thorough understanding of how to work effectively with the executive search industry, executives in transition can increase their odds of making a positive step into the next phase of their careers.

  • The Job Lead Funnel.  In light of the current economy, job seekers have more obstacles to contend with than ever. A fragile balance must be maintained to ensure an opportunity doesn't slip by while pursuing other leads. This article offers guidance on how best to manage your time, capitalize on prospects, and not miss a thing.