250 results for tag: ExecuNet Master Class


How Important is One’s Title When Looking to Join a Board?

Do Board members need to have a senior executive title to be really considered for a position for a spot on a board? Certified Board Director Mark Pfister answers this question in this excerpt from ExecuNet Master Class session, Becoming an Exceptional ...
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The 5+ “MUST-DOs” for Getting Executive-Level Interviews

Here is everything you need to know about landing a job in today's executive job market, told to you in a straight-forward manner by a former recruiter, ExecuNet's Coach Don Weintraub. Don’t make the mistake of following all the old rules when looking ...
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Using Body Language to Your Advantage in an Interview

The words we use and choose are important and how we present ourselves in a non-verbal way are vital as well. Master Class host Tony Vlahos asked ExecuNet's Director of Coaching Services Harriette Lowenthal to speak about the topic of how to present ...
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Reputation Management During a Job Search

What do I do when employers think I'm out of work because I was laid-off or fired? Master Class host Tony Vlahos asked ExecuNet's Director of Coaching Services Harriette Lowenthal to speak about this topic in a Q&A session of ExecuNet Master Class. ...
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Explaining Why You’re Still Unemployed

There is a negative perception attached to being unemployed, despite it being very common for periods of unemployment at the executive level. One can be out of work for understandable reasons: downsizing, health issue, acquisition, elder care, etc, and ...
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How to Answer the “Tell Me About Yourself” Interview Question

There are many variations of the the old-favorite interview question "Tell me about yourself." The problem most job seekers run into with that question is that they simply highlight their resume and maybe a little personal information. That really doesn't cut ...
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How Should Pre-Interview Prep Best Be Focused?

What knowledge about a company or role will impress the interviewers the most and what is the area where a lack of preparation could potentially turn interviewers off? This question was asked by Master Class host Tony Vlahos on behalf of an ExecuNet VIP ...
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A Recruiter’s Perspective: Entering a Different Industry

Sometimes executives look to enter an industry where they see real opportunity but it's not the industry where they have a proven track record of results and expertise. How should the candidate align themselves with that opportunity? This was a question ...
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ExecuNet’s Coach Don on the Salary Expectations Question

The topic of what your salary requirements are is a sticky one and these days. It's a legal matter too, but you can be sure it will come up. It's in everyone's best interest that you are all in the same ballpark on this topic. Employers have to be careful how ...
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ExecuNet’s Coach Don on the Importance of Assessing Fit When in an Interview

This was one of the many topics Master Class Host Tony Vlahos asked ExecuNet’s Coach Don in Ask Coach Don Your Job Search Questions, a session of ExecuNet Master Class. Coach Don went on to explain that fit is a two-way street. The company is looking for ...
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ExecuNet’s Coach Don on Good Networking Practices

How can I keep the conversation going with my new LinkedIn connections without becoming a nuisance and what are good networking practices in general ? This was one of the many topics Master Class Host Tony Vlahos asked ExecuNet’s Coach Don to speak about ...
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Q&A: How to Job-Hunt Like an Executive

How does a senior-level executive get a new job? Not by sending their resume into black hole recruiting portals. At your level, you need a different job-search system altogether. If you’re ready to make a move, or already in transition, you’re probably ...
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