Searching for the right person to fill an executive role is challenging. Finding the right people at the right time requires much work, planning and preparation. You can’t just post your job listing and expect to see hundreds of applicants interested in working with you. At some point, every CEO or headhunter asks, “What can we do differently this time?” Working with traditional executive recruiting companies might appear to be the best solution for hiring managers who want to hire new executives fast, but does it make sense? As it turns out, there are several reasons traditional executive recruiting companies don’t work for most businesses. Let’s take a closer look at how you can find the right candidate more quickly and efficiently.
Companies face a choice when it comes to hiring top talent for leadership positions. Traditional executive recruiting methods are time-consuming, expensive, and don’t always yield the best results. On the other hand, modern approaches that utilize powerful technology have the potential to help companies find high quality candidates in less time and for less money. However, you look at it, finding the right people to fill positions is challenging for every business. Hiring the wrong person can be disastrous for any organization—from negative PR, poor morale and a lost opportunity from workers who don’t fit well with their new team members. Here’s an overview of both traditional and modern strategies. Which do you think represents the best fit for your company?
After a 50 year history, the time has come for traditional executive hiring and its lackluster record of innovation and results to retire. SucceedSmart stands ready to disrupt the industry by delivering a modern executive search platform.
Our clients include Fortune 500 high-growth corporations and venture-backed startups that know SucceedSmart will deliver. To illustrate this point, we just filled a position that one of our client’s had open for over 6 months, in under 35 days! As our client you’ll immediately appreciate the platform’s simplicity, transparency, efficiency, affordability, and focus on diversity.
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