Six Problems with Board Member Recruitment and a New Way Forward

Melissa Henderson January 10, 2018

Obsolescence should not be feared. While it signals the end of something familiar, it welcomes a new way forward. We have reached this crossroads with retained executive search. It is obsolete. Today, the retained executive search process is costly. Frequently, after lengthy recruiting processes, retained searches deliver new board members who fit poorly with the Read more…

Why Executives Need an Agent

Melissa Henderson January 3, 2018

With the New Year upon us, many of us have proclaimed their resolutions for 2018. This is the time of the year when gym memberships and diet programs have their highest sign-up rate, only to peter out in just another month or two. But perhaps this year, your resolution might be to make that next Read more…

The Effects of Job Hopping

Melissa Henderson December 27, 2017

Have wondered why the search for your next executive level role is taking so long? Have you honestly assessed the trajectory of your career and many of the associated decisions you made about the roles you have taken, whether by your own decision or out of your own control? While one might think this dilemma Read more…