Executive MBA earned, are you ready for the next step? Considering a seat on the Board? Preparing for and managing a Board Seat job search is much like a political campaign. You’ll need to brand yourself for your target “voter” or hiring influencer, prepare extensively, start with a small office, … [Read more...] about Campaigning for a Board Seat
The answer my friend, is not blowing in the wind, it’s simply out of the public eye! Contrary to the old advice we gave 20 years ago, Want Ads and job boards are very unlikely places to find out about open executive-level C-Suite positions. Even with your impressive skills and freshly earned … [Read more...] about Where Have All the C-Suite Jobs Gone?
You’ve worked hard to juggle your job, family, and education for a year or more and earned a prestigious advanced degree with your executive MBA. While frustrating to have a friend or family member underestimate your new degree, it can be career-limiting to have an employer or hiring influencer fail … [Read more...] about I Was Told My Executive MBA Was Just an MBA!
Are you wondering why an executive MBA would be worth the time, effort and expense? In my line of work, I enjoy the opportunity to speak to quite a few recent eMBA grads, and here are the reasons they’ve chosen to invest in themselves and their career by earning this impressive graduate degree: … [Read more...] about Why an Executive MBA?
Are you thinking about going back to school for your Executive MBA, but putting it off because you’re concerned that the time commitment will be too much, or concerned that if you’re not on the C-Suite path, there’s no reason to get the degree? Think again! A recent article published by the SC … [Read more...] about Do You Have an Executive MBA Phobia
At the C-Suite and Board level, most of the positions that open up are filled without being advertised. If you’re not in the know, or on the radar of those who are, your chances of finding a position in the hidden executive job market are slim. No matter how wonderful your resume, experience, or … [Read more...] about Hidden Executive Job Market