112 results for tag: Jeff Hyman


The Question I Ask Every Candidate

I can smell it. The job market is gaining steam. Fast. At first, I thought it was just my gut. Finally, this morning, I found some data to back it up: The CEO of Indeed, now the largest online job board, says "There are more new jobs posted on Indeed now ...
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Why Humble Leaders Make the Best Leaders

When hiring for a leadership role, you may be overlooking one of the most important traits of top performers: humility. Sounds a bit counter-intuitive, doesn't it? Humility is not typically the first trait that comes to mind when you think about great ...
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What Are Some Ways to Research a Company Before an Interview?

  Need help telling your story? ExecuNet's Career Strategists can make the difference in all aspects of your job search... and beyond. Get the help you need and the job you deserve. Interview research before the meeting makes all the difference. ...
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Does Age Bias Come into Play When One is Looking to Join a VC or PE Firm?

Age bias is an issue in corporate America, but how real is it when one is looking into the private equity world? There are some differences when you're interviewing in this world. We have an industry insider in our community who explained it all in a ...
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1 Thing I Always Look for in Candidates

I'm often asked what I look for to find the best candidates. First, what don't I look for: College degrees, GPA's, years of experience, former employers, fancy-pants job titles. current compensation. They're all nonsense. And research shows that ...
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How to Make Your Most Crucial Hire in Q1

What does your business have to do with stem cells? Yes, they're both living organisms. But I know you can go deeper that that. Stem cells are nearly-miraculous. Because you transplant or inject them into a part of the body (my Achilles tendon last ...
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In Recruiting, Everything Old is New Again

Let's be real. Young people do some things better than older people. And older people outshine young workers in other ways. Have you ever seen a 50-year-old centerfielder or a 25-year-old baseball manager? A provocative cover story in the most recent, ...
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Promoting Yourself and Still Giving Credit to Your Team

Need help telling your story? ExecuNet's Career Strategists can make the difference in all aspects of your job search... and beyond. Get the help you need and the job you deserve. Those in operational leadership roles know it takes a team to get ...
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The 5 Cardinal Sins of Recruiting

Recruiting can be a humbling business. I've made every mistake in the book. And I've seen countless other executives fall prey to the same errors. How many times have you been sure you had snagged the perfect candidate, only to see a short time later ...
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Recruiter on #openforwork

Need help telling your story? ExecuNet's Career Strategists can make the difference in all aspects of your job search... and beyond. Get the help you need and the job you deserve. The hashtag #openforwork and the headline "open to opportunities" have ...
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Drawing Recruiters’ Attention Without Your Employer Getting Suspicious

Need help telling your story? ExecuNet's Career Strategists can make the difference in all aspects of your job search... and beyond. Get the help you need and the job you deserve. You are looking to make a career move. You have seen opportunities that ...
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Show Them the Money: The Small Way to Build a Big Pool of Candidates

“Show me the money!” It’s one of the most memorable movie quotes ever. I’ll never forget sports agent Tom Cruise shouting it to his star client in the critically acclaimed movie Jerry Maguire. It can work for you too. Very simply, if you want ...
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