Over and over again, I hear the frustration in the voices of job seekers as they complain that they never hear back from the recruiters they contacted. I’m not surprised they’re not getting calls, and neither would they, if they understood a recruiter’s job! No matter how perfectly formatted and … [Read more...] about Why Recruiters Don’t Call
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Part of savvy, proactive career management is to develop a relationship with your recruiter. Don’t know any? Ask colleagues in your industry for the best executive recruiters they know, then follow up and get that relationship started before you begin a job search. That relationship begins with … [Read more...] about Develop a Relationship with Your Recruiter
Are you interested in moving up to a C-Suite position? In addition to writing an executive level resume, growing your network, and polishing your personal brand, take some time to develop the key characteristics hiring influencers are looking for in a solid C-Suite candidate. Strategically … [Read more...] about Key Characteristics Hiring Influencers want in a C-Suite Candidate
Many eMBA graduates are highly successful executives looking to boost their careers with their new degrees, but they find themselves wondering if age is a factor in their job searches. It doesn’t have to be. So, how do you get hiring influencers to look past your age? I have two solid tips for … [Read more...] about Is Age a Factor in Business?
Have you ever wondered exactly what goes on behind the scene in an executive search? The process can be broken down into 4 stages: preparation, talent sourcing, selection, and follow-up. If you understand the executive search and hiring process, you may gain insight that will help you in attracting … [Read more...] about How Does an Executive Search Work?
You know the standard answers on how to build your personal brand: Network whenever possible, use social media, and offer your expertise wherever possible. Stamfordadvocate.com’s Sujan Patel has 10 left-of-centre ideas for how to build your reputation. Here’s a few ideas that would work well for new … [Read more...] about New Ways to Build Your Personal Brand