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Understanding How Executive Search Firms Work

3 March, 2020 Posted by John G. Self
In 25 years of running two executive search firms, I was always amazed at what clients and candidates did not know about how this “inside game” works. Here are five points about which employers or candidates are frequently unaware. Read more»

BIG DATA (Big Brother) And Your Career

8 October, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
So, this type of program, combined with other Artificial Intelligence technology that is making its way into the employment process, will produce powerful and probably potent tools that will create all manner of new challenges for prospective employees. Read more»

I was Laid Off. How Can I Get Around the Search Firms?

29 August, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
The good news is that search firms handle only about 30 to 30 percent of all of the recruiting assignments so you have plenty of real estate to work with. Besides, if you are sitting back and waiting on the recruiting companies for your next position, you may have an awfully long wait. Read more»