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?
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
Now that you have your executive MBA and have had some time to recover from the grind of grad school while maintaining your professional position, are you ready to use your degree to grow your career? It’s commonly understood that candidates who are currently employed are more relaxed during … [Read more...] about The Balancing Act: Finding a New Job While Still Employed
I talk to many executive MBA grads who are ready to speed things up to get their next job quickly. They’ve spend up to two years working on their degree and they want to put it to work NOW! There are some things you can do to speed up the job search process, but there’s also some shortcuts that can … [Read more...] about Speed Things Up
After earning an executive MBA, many grads are ready to consider entering the global marketplace for their next job. Even if your international job search is on the far horizon, it’s never too soon to get ready. Executive candidates who present as global citizens are more attractive to hiring … [Read more...] about International Job Search – Take it Global