Published on: Monday, June 27, 2011
ExecuNet's benchmark Recruiter Confidence Index revealed that 54 percent of 153 executive search firm respondents were "confident" or "very confident" the executive employment market will improve over the next six months, down 12 points from May.
A string of mixed economic indicators and continued challenges related to unemployed weighed on recruiter confidence, which nonetheless remains in positive territory and which has trended very positively over most of the past 12 months.
Published on: Friday, June 24, 2011
"What you do on a cell phone is far from the most important thing of the day. What you do in front of people is far more important." That's an odd statement coming from the former CEO and president of Verizon Wireless, but Denny Strigl, as a leader, is more invested in people than technology.
In an exclusive presentation to ExecuNet members, Strigl, with co-author of Managers, Can You Hear Me Now?
Frank Swiatek, shared the common reasons leaders struggle and how to deliver results without getting derailed.
Published on: Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Wild Thing. Blowin’ in the Wind. All Along The Watchtower. Bad Moon Rising. Ring of Fire. Brown Eyed Girl. Workin' Man Blues. Countless Ramones songs.
The basic twelve-bar blues progression is three chords: tonic, subdominant, dominant. Most early Rock & Roll (Elvis, Chuck Berry...) was simply Blues played cut-time.
Published on: Friday, June 17, 2011
In a recent blog post, Screaming
, ExecuNet CMO Tony Vlahos shared what he thought were the characteristics that made a great leader. More than 100 of our readers responded, chiming in with the qualities they felt necessary for effective leadership.
Published on: Wednesday, June 15, 2011
When you're looking for a job, the first instinct is to call your A-list and ask if they know of any openings. However, that's not networking; it's need-working. What you should do is separate yourself from your emotions; stop the impulse to collect business cards and ask yourself, "What can I do to help people in my network?
Recruiter Confidence Index
Broad-Based Increase in Jobs Not Expected
Executive Job Creation Index
Job Creation Remains Constant
Lessons learned from and about six-figure leadership and executive career management