Category: Recruitment Strategy

Do You Know How to Network?

Melissa Henderson October 3, 2018

While interviewing and negotiating an offer are at the top of the list of struggles for most executives, how to network and build a network presents just as big a challenge. It is astonishing to me how many executives truly struggle with building their network. With twenty or more years of professional experience behind them Read more…

Preparing for Board of Director Interviews

Melissa Henderson September 26, 2018

It seems to me that almost every executive I speak with aspires to serve on a corporate board. I must say by experience, achieving your first board seat, or even the second will likely be the most difficult, arduous task you will accomplish in your entire professional career. There are a multitude of reasons as Read more…

How to Time Board Candidate Selection

Melissa Henderson September 19, 2018

Capturing your first or even second board seat can take a very long time, a lot of persistence, perseverance and patience. It may have happened for your friend, colleague or neighbor faster than it is happening for you.  If your reason for serving on a corporate board is to compete with your contemporaries or serve Read more…