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Why Do We Hate to Ask for Help?

2 November, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
Why are we reluctant to ask for help when we lose a job?  Even when it means that not asking for help can prolong a job search?  The reality is looking for a job is more complex today, from understanding AI technology that screens your resume to the challenge of customizing your resume with keywords […] Read more»

GotAMinute? Beginning My Fifth Career

29 October, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
My 28-year career in global executive search has been so rewarding.  I will miss the people, but I am ready to do something new, my fifth career change in a great life. Read more»

The Demise of the Search Industry

20 October, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
The pandemic has accelerated the pace of business change.  Not all, but many of these changes – more flexible work schedules, virtual conferences, and sales meetings, and remote work options – are, for the foreseeable future, here to stay. Video calls, which have been a viable option to reduce unnecessary costs since the early 1990s, […] Read more»