139 results for tag: recruiters


Ace a Senior-Level Job Interview

The final session of ExecuNet Master Class 2017 will in a sense be coming full circle. We began the year with Don Weintraub, head of ExecuNet's Career Strategists group, and we will end the year with Don. Only this time he's bringing friends! Joining Don will ...
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Trusted Advice From a Recruiter, a Professor, and an Author

It's been wonderful to see so many of you in class with me already this fall! You are wise to tap into your personal network of trusted advisors who are available to you through ExecuNet. These CEOs, business school professors, career strategists, and ...
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Recruiters Advise, “Test the Waters”

Putting your toe back in the job search waters? Or maybe you've been looking for a while and are hoping things will pick up now that summer's over and the fall hiring season is under way. Either way, it's a good time to test the proverbial waters. Our ...
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Learn Something New Every Day

Schools are back in session. For many of us that is in many ways the start of yet another year. No matter how old we may get, no matter if our own children are all grown up, we spent so many years, formative years, thinking of going back to school as the ...
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An Inside View of the Recruiting Pipeline – How Hiring Happens

As an executive, your job search strategy is uniquely different. Unlike mid-level or entry-level professionals, you cannot easily extract an extensive list of job openings from a simple online search. Your expertise means opportunities are few and far ...
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How Recruiters Want Résumés Formatted

Is there a preferred format for the executive résumé, a way recruiters and hiring managers want it? According to the Head of ExecuNet Career Strategists, there certainly is a preferred format. It should be chronological, with metrics not in a separate ...
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Trusted Advice: Over 50, Laid-off, Neglected Network

Here at ExecuNet, we are a source of trusted advice for anything related to your life as an executive. If it's related to your career, business, leadership skills, or overall wellbeing, we have people here, or in our network, who can help you achieve your ...
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Are You Prepared for an Effective Job Search in the Digital Age?

As you embark on your executive job search, you will quickly realize the digital age has vastly altered the way in which an effective job search at the executive level is conducted. With the introduction of social media and what appears to be the ease of ...
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Economy is Still Good, Recruiters Proceeding With Caution

Our exclusive Recruiter Confidence Index in June 2017 came in at 56%, ticking up ever so slightly from May at 53%. With the index being over 50%, the majority of recruiters remain positive that the executive job market will remain positive for the next six ...
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Connect with Recruiters and Hiring Managers on LinkedIn

"What can I do on LinkedIn to connect with recruiters and hiring managers?" This was a question asked of our panel of ExecuNet Career Strategists during a recent session titled The Biggest Job Search Roadblocks – and How to Knock Them Down. This ...
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The Seven Deadly Interview Sins

As executive recruiters, we are often coaches of senior executives heading for potentially huge new opportunities and we get to hear client feedback within hours.  A lot of things can go wrong, but some of them are simple to address. Here are the Seven ...
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The Best Way to Find Your Next Job

The best way to find a job is through networking. Over 80 percent of all jobs are found through networking (I suspect the percentage is slightly higher for senior and executive positions), and the best jobs are found through targeted networking (best in the ...
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