Why Executive Placements Are More Competitive Than Ever

Melissa Henderson February 28, 2018

For companies hiring and those looking for C-suite and board positions, it is a challenging time. Yes, it works both ways. That is because there are pockets where demand for executives outstrips supply and others where the market is oversaturated. Who Is Hot? Based on my experience with executive placements, you will be highly sought Read more…

Understanding Board Refreshment – Trends & Succession

Melissa Henderson February 21, 2018

In an earlier post, Navigating Board Timing, I shared insights into how most corporate boards, particularly publicly traded, go about appointing new directors. Although it is not an exact science, it is a pretty solid view into how it works in alignment with proxy season.  So, what is happening in the world of board refreshment Read more…

What Boards Want: Great Board Candidates

Melissa Henderson February 14, 2018

As we are right in the middle of board proxy season and we have previously explored how to time board candidate selection, many board candidates are eager to hear whether they have been selected amongst a very competitive base of board talent. Albeit slow moving, I believe board succession agendas are transitioning from the good Read more…