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Videoconference Interviews and Marriage

5 November, 2008 Posted by John G. Self
CHICAGO, November 5, 2008 -- Would you get engaged to marry a person who you met only through one or two video conference sessions? You would be crazy. That is exactly what an increasing number of top-tier executive search firms are asking their clients to accept. With increasing frequency, some name brand recruiters are relying on videoconference interviews – and in some cases only telephone calls – to make a cr Read more»

It Is Not Snowing in Hell….Yet.

26 October, 2008 Posted by John G. Self
JOHN G. SELF, Founder & Chairman | JohnMarch Partners, Inc. Dallas, Texas Saturday, October 25, 2008 – I just returned from an 11-day trip, visiting clients in Indianapolis, Atlanta, Newark, and Buffalo. As I was driving to my client’s office in Buffalo, it began to snow. For a Houston native who knows more about humidity than winter weather, snow in October is a little startling. It must be a portent of things t Read more»

Lies, Damn Lies and Other Misrepresentations

10 October, 2008 Posted by John G. Self
JOHN G. SELF, Founder JohnMarch Partners | Advisors in Executive Search DALLAS, October 9, 2008 -- I have been telling my healthcare colleagues over the past couple of years that at long last, candidates seem to have gotten the message – that career/resume misrepresentation is a bad idea. After some notable, very public examples – the Notre Dame football coach and the former CEO of Fort-Worth-based Radio Shack to Read more»