16. April 2018
Executive searches are conducted differently than other recruiting efforts. This is because executive searches are highly specialized, and do not typically generate the same amount or type of applicants that other positions would. There may only be a handful of people in the entire world who could fill some executive positions, and finding enough of them to interview is the job of an executive search firm. There’s no getting away from research as part of executive recruiting. Before...
16. April 2018
Great leaders move us. They ignite our passion and inspire the best in us. When we try to explain why they are so effective, we speak of strategy, vision, or powerful ideas. But the reality is much more primal: Great leadership works through the emotions. No matter what leaders set out to do—whether it’s creating strategy or mobilizing teams to action—their success depends on how they do it. Even if they get everything else just right, if leaders fail in this primal task of driving...