Monthly Archives: October 2010

What Facebook Tells Researchers About Friendship and Race – Wired Campus – The Chronicle of Higher Education

College freshmen are more likely to make friends with peers they share a dorm room or major with than they are to befriend those from similar racial backgrounds, a study on the Facebook profiles of first-year students found. A paper … Continue reading

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Dan Ryan launches Ryan Search & Consulting

    I am pleased to announce that I have launched Ryan Search & Consulting.  In my new role as Principal I will be providing Retained Executive Search, Leadership Consulting and Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) services to clients in industries … Continue reading

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Skype – The Big Blog – The next big step – say hello to group video calling

Today we’re offering you a preview of our brand new version of Skype, which supports group video calling for up to 5 people. With the latest version, you’ll be able to bring the whole family together for a chat, for … Continue reading

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Trustees name Joe DiPietro president of University of Tennessee » The Commercial Appeal

  A veterinarian scientist who earned his bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees from the University of Illinois ascended to the presidency of the University of Tennessee’s sprawling 48,000-student system by decree of the Board of Trustees.     Joe DiPietro … Continue reading

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Gartner and Korn/Ferry Highlight Seven Leadership Skills CIOs Need to Drive Results

  Findings from Latest Book “The CIO Edge Seven Leadership Skills You Need to Drive Results” Presented at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, October 17-21, in Orlando     via Gartner and Korn/Ferry Highlight Seven Leadership Skills CIOs Need to Drive Results.   … Continue reading

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SearchWire – Connecting HR, Executive Search and Executive Jobs with Recruitment News

  Too many companies approach the retention of key employees during disruptive periods of organizational change by throwing financial incentives at senior executives, star performers, or other “rainmakers.” The money is rarely well spent. In our experience, many of the … Continue reading

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SearchWire – Connecting HR, Executive Search and Executive Jobs with Recruitment News

  The male dominance of the upper echelons of European business has barely changed over the past two years, in spite of a clutch of government and private initiatives aimed at encouraging companies to appoint more women to their boards. … Continue reading

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SearchWire – Connecting HR, Executive Search and Executive Jobs with Recruitment News

On October 6th the AESC was pleased to host a tele-seminar for the EMBA students and alumni from 19 of our Business School partners, including London Business School, The Wharton School, Kellogg, and INSEAD. The seminar was entitled ‘Your Executive … Continue reading

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What criteria do you use to select an Executive Search Firm?

Consider each of the choices below and choose the 2 or 3 you find to be of the greatest value when you choose a search firm.

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