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Senior Executive Recruiting is still a Headhunter's Market

We occupy a very small niche in the market and over the last 15 years we have represented some outstandingly successful, securely employed executives looking to advanc...

 
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Patrick Pichette's farewell

Google's CFO is leaving to spend more time with his family. Here is his leaving note:

 

After nearly 7 years as CFO, I will be retiring f...

 
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Deep learning - Google's $400m acquisition

Google paid c.$400m for the acquisition of London-based DeepMind Technologies. If this seems a high price for a start up, the explanation is that there are so few deep...

 
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Lost in the Social Media Crowd

A sobering thought for any jobseeker is to consider how many hundreds of millions of resumes are now posted online - on social networking sites, on job sites, on recru...

 
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How Technology Reshaped The Recruitment Marketplace

Technology has reshaped the recruitment marketplace in many ways. One of the most dramatic changes is the extent to which companies now manage talent acquisition in-ho...

 
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Senior Executive Recruiting - Market Flaws and Inefficiency

An efficient market is characterized as one in which prices reflect all available information. The faster that information becomes available, the more efficient the ma...

 
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Who Manages Your Career

Do you manage your own career, or do you wait for a phone call from a search firm or corporate recruiter and let them take over?

Most CEOs would not consider s...

 
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Online Profiles Subject to Scrutiny

The insatiable appetite of individuals to expose themselves on social media is driving a revolution in the recruiting process. No job seeker, at any level, should unde...

 
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Jobs Board for Senior Executives

We now offer a specially curated jobs board for senior executives. This facility is available to members, and provides a complete range of search features which allow ...

 
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How do you feel about LinkedIn?

This excellent article  http://ow.ly/nZHYp  (Ask the headhunter..) voices...

 
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Are you part of Big Data?

US spending on Big Data estimated at $31bn in 2013
(Source: ABI Research – Sept, 2013).

Talent acquisitio...

 
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Personal Branding: Why It Matters

‘The world of work has suddenly changed. Thanks to the meteoric rise of the Internet, traditional methods of communication and career development are evaporating...

 
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Are you Dynamic? Results-driven? Don't get carried away writing your resume

…Bottom-line focused? High Energy? Visionary?….Yes? Great! ………Now, let’s not put those adjectives, or anything close...

 
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Big Data Is Watching You

 Two-thirds of firms report having appointed a ‘Chief Data Officer’ in the last 18 months…… and of the remainder, 71...

 
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